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West Johnson Street

Date: 1940-09-28 

Description: West Johnson Street at the intersection of North Henry Street.


William H. Howes


Description: Waist-up carte-de-visite portrait of Lieutenant William H. Howes, Company H, 30th Wisconsin Infantry.

Date: 1954-06-22 

Description: Men from various organizations will guide the many phases of the July 25, 1954 soap box derby race. In the foreground is Wallace Wikoff, Derby director.

Date: 1951-07-22 

Description: Outdoor group portrait of Soap Box Derby racers from Mineral Point.

Date: 1901 

Description: Close-up of the coffered ceiling detail in the Wisconsin Historical Society Library Reading Room, also showing the pendant light fixtures.


Langdon Street

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Langdon Street and the lower campus of the University of Wisconsin.

Date: 1929 

Description: Exterior of Droster's Grocery and Filling Station on Highway 13. The business features three gas pumps.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Fireman playing cribbage in a quiet moment at the Dayton and Randall Streets Fire Station Number 4 with spittoon in the foreground.


Description: First bookcase at the Wisconsin Historical Society, with two glass paneled doors that are slightly open to show three shelves with books.

Date: 1945-03-14 

Description: Daniel and David Westbury, seven month old twin sons of Private and Mrs. Edward (Joan) Westbury, 102 East Johnson Street. Pvt. Westbury is on furlough and...

Date: 1944-12-06 

Description: Christmas shoppers cross the the corner of King Street on the Capitol Square in front of Kresge's, 25-27 East Main Street.


Fairway Golf Range

Date: 1951-04-05 

Description: Joan Wilke, a university student from Milwaukee, practices her golf swing at the Fairway Golf Range ,2211 South Park Street.

Date: 1957-11-08 

Description: Greta Gross of Beaver Dam and her date, Dave Fauerland of Waukesha, sit and converse at the annual Navy Ball held for the Naval Reserve Officers Training C...


Chinese Opera

Date: 1949-11-29 

Description: The Chinese Student Association of the University of Wisconsin presents an historical opera called "The Song of Ch'u." The costumed leading actors, from l...


Bob King Error

Date: 1949-05-03 

Description: Gordie (Gordon) Hanson of Madison East high school runs safely to first base. Bob King of Madison Central high school plays second base. The ball bounced...


Flom Hotel


Description: People stand on the front porch of the Flom Hotel on East Main Street.

Date: 1893 

Description: Exterior view of the Edgewood Villa, built in 1854, which was bought by Governor C.C. (Cadwallader) Washburn in 1873. Later, the grounds and building becam...

Date:  ca.

Description: View of the Spring Tavern, located on the way towards Verona, and its surrounding yard.

Date: 1956-01-27 

Description: Mrs. W.J. (Isabel) Peterson (left) of 815 Hiawatha Drive, script-writer, and Mrs. Paul (Corinne) Geisler of 4026 Council Crest, director, talk over their p...

Date: 1953-06-19 

Description: University of Wisconsin President E. B. Fred is shown talking with the Wisconsin Alumni Association's newly elected top officers, including Gordon Fox, ass...

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