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Date: 1930-04 

Description: Three Western Union messenger boys pose with a bicycle in front of the Western Union sign at 650 State Street. There is snow on the ground. The messenger b...

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Professor Kenneth Weckel of the University of Wisconsin demonstrates his new method of preserving and canning cranberries whole without smashing them. The...


Snow in Vilas Park

Date: 1941 

Description: Winter scene at Vilas Park with snow-covered tree in the foreground and a frozen Lake Wingra in the background.

Date: 1951-10-03 

Description: Portrait of Ernst and Marie Friedlander with their baby, Helen, in the living room of their home that Ernst designed. The room includes a stone wall firepl...


Description: A vintage view and a modern view of a house at 5706 Dogwood Place, presented as a pair.

Date: 1953-09-28 

Description: Beth Ross sits at a typewriter while her husband, John E., holds their two-month-old son, Tommy. Beth is the president of the Junior Division of the Univer...

Date: 1908 

Description: Reverend F.M. Gilmore, Professor W.E. Leonard, and Charles Brown relax on a burial mound on Fox Bluff near Lake Mendota.


Rose Lynch

Date: 1944-05-27 

Description: Portrait of Rose Lynch, 21 North Butler Street, senior at Central High School, full time waitress at the Spanish Cafe on State Street, and student airplane...

Date: 1951-12-27 

Description: A woman shops for meat at the National Food Store in the Shorewood Shopping Center, located at 3244 University Avenue in Shorewood Hills.


Bernie Sanders

Date: 2016-04-03 

Description: Bernie Sanders, U.S. Senator from Vermont, smiling while standing behind a podium during a rally held in the Kohl Center. A sign on the podium bears his ca...

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: An exterior view of the Madison Woman's Club Building, 240 West Gilman Street. Built from 1904 to 1908, the building was designed by J.K. Cady, architect.

Date: 1960-03-29 

Description: Five Women of Westmorland pose as they plan their annual dessert style show and card party to be held in the auditorium of Our Lady Queen of Peace Catholic...

Date: 1992-10-24 before

Description: Front and back of a menu for a farmers' market dinner at L'Etoile Restaurant, featuring apples and pears and other products from local growers, with a bord...


Pickup Truck


Description: A pickup truck used at the Greyhound Station on Brearly Street where Lewis Arms was employed.

Date: 1950-08-16 

Description: Exterior view of Mullarkey's Spic & Span Cleaners, 3322 University Avenue. Next door is Town & Country House Furniture at 3320.

Date: 1954-06-26 

Description: Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Mapes (left) and Mr. and Mrs. Jalmer Raltson socialize at the East High School Reunion held at Maple Bluff Country Club. Both couples ar...

Date: 1960-08-16 

Description: Madison Theater Guild's Youth Summer Theater presents the adult show Tolstoy's "The First Distiller" in the Washington School auditorium. The play is direc...

Date: 1958-11-07 

Description: Portrait of Joan Miller, 1958 social welfare aide chairman of Red Cross services to military and veterans. She heads the volunteer unit which helps the Red...

Date: 1961-11-06 

Description: Certified professional secretary Dorothy M. Hansen, who is the administrative assistant to C. D. Caparoon, chief of the Division of Agricultural Statistics...


Holy Hour

Date: 1944-09-10 

Description: Third annual Holy Hour at Breese Stevens Field sponsored by the Holy Hour Society of Dane County with flag flanked alter. Soldiers are in the foreground, k...

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