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Description: Mrs. John (Violet) Feeney demonstrating that she can not cram any more garbage into her garbage can because the city has not collected her garbage for nine...
Description: Twenty of the winners in the swimming events in the annual city meet are posed in swim suits at B.B. Clark beach on Spaight Street. In the front row are Ca...
Description: Madison East High School halfback Gene Eldred carries the ball for a touchdown behind a block by Leo Schlicht. Reaching for the ball carrier are Charles Ha...
Description: A group of senior students from Central High School plan some of the school's special commencement activities. Left to right: Roger Lewis, Harvin Fruth, Ge...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Park Street, looking toward Lake Mendota. A portion of the Wisconsin Historical Society can be seen on the righthand side of the photo.
Description: Outdoor group portrait of the extended Gillett family at a reunion.
Description: A quartet of singers wearing choir robes and holding sheet music stand and rehearse behind a seated organist, Marion Winans at First Baptist Church. From...
Description: Page from a scrapbook kept by Neighborhood House, with members of the Orioles, a girls' club at the settlement house. There are six images of members displ...
Description: Group portrait of Mrs. H.B. (Gertrude) Saunders and her two children, Henry Jr.,"Happy", age 7, and sixteen-month old Suzette, seated on her mother's lap....
Description: View of the Water Tower, located on East Washington Avenue near the Capitol Square.
Description: Advertisement for the Madison Water Cure and Electro-Hydrogienic Institute, formerly the Lakeside Water-Cure.
Description: Six sorority alumnae who were hostesses for the marionette party at the Edgewater Hotel pose for a portrait around a banquet table. Left to right are Mrs....
Description: Visiting nurse Esther Sorensen caring for elderly resident Clotilda Contell, who she visits regularly.
Description: Mrs. Eda Haugsland, 207 North Pinckney Street, sewing lapel decorations for the Dane County homework shops which employ persons with disabilities.
Description: The Council of Jewish Women have tea at the home of Molly Feldman. They include, left to right, Felice Goodman, arrangements chair; Rose Glass, vice-presid...
Description: Man demonstrating automobile heater to a customer at Halperin Auto Parts, 209 South Park Street.
Description: Family members of the Alpha Chi Omaga sorority at the state luncheon at the Memorial Union. Chosen as the guest of honor is Mrs. M. O. (Iola) Withey (seate...
Date: date unknown
Description: John F. Kennedy seated next to Doug Witzeling at an event for the Chamber of Commerce. A man stands behind them.
Description: University of Wisconsin President Conrad A. Elvehjem, left, presents plaques to three "Friends of 4-H" at the State 4-H Club Week program in the Wisconsin...
Description: Portrait of elderly Mrs. Hugh O'Neill, lying in bed after losing her life savings of $610, which had been in a bag pinned to her undergarments.
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