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Description: The east wing of the third Wisconsin State Capitol is surrounded by onlookers during the disastrous fire that caused severe damage. The conflagration began...
Description: Homer Vorel (right), safety engineer for Employer's Mutual Insurance Company presents an award to Victor Gruendler, safety director for the Madison-Kipp Co...
Description: Don Jean Goodwin (left), who is a racer in the Soap Box Derby, with his sponsor, Sol Epstein from Madison Delivery Service.
Date: 1874 ca.
Description: A unusual scene on an unidentified farmstead probably located near Pleasant Springs, Wisconsin. A family is posed in the yard of a frame house, as is usual...
Description: A Thompson boat with detachable Berg boat wheels on the stern and an Evinrude outboard motor. Taken for the Kulzick Advertizing Agency. A man is standing i...
Description: Workers in the mixing room, with mixers running, at Mautz Paint and Glass Company. Bins and other accoutrements used in the manufacture of paint are visibl...
Date: date unknown
Description: Waist-up portrait of a mechanic at Gisholt. He is wearing work clothes, a hat and a pair of safety glasses.
Description: John Guy Fowlkes, Professor of Education at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He is considered an expert on school finance and administration and is oft...
Description: B. F. Konopack of Lockport, Illinois and R.G. Holtz of Western Springs, Illinois examine some of the hundreds of roses displayed in the first rose show spo...
Description: A man wearing overalls and a bow tie and carrying a lunchbox waves his cap, as part of the "You know me Al" presidential campaign of Alfred E. Smith. This...
Description: Man working with machinery at the Red Dot Potato Chip plant.
Description: Group potrait posed in a horse-drawn carriage outside the David Atwood House, at 204 Monona Avenue. Caption on back of photograph reads: "Group of ladies i...
Description: Exterior view of the new Madison Public Library bookmobile parked in front of the City-County building on Monona Boulevard.
Description: Detail of the 1899 Assembly Chamber photograph, showing a row of legislators at their desks. Until well into the 20th century, individual legislators had n...
Date: 1921 ca.
Description: A man is standing on top of a stack of firewood that is loaded on his horse-drawn bobsled. He is wearing a coat and hat. In the background are two homes an...
Description: Three male workers testing the "Clean Easy Milker" milking machines at the Ben H. Anderson Mfg. Company, 3220 Atwood Avenue.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: College students at the University of Wisconsin having a fudge-making party around a small gas burner.
Description: Wisconsin heavyweight boxer Ron Freeman lands a punch on Washington State's Fred Snodgrass during the University of Wisconsin vs. Washington State boxing m...
Description: Portrait of Mr. Hubner (possibly a bowler?).
Description: George Maddock makes a shot during a University of Wisconsin basketball game against Northwestern University.
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