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South Pediment

Date:  date unknown

Description: South Pediment, called "The Virtues and Traits of Character," by the sculptor Adolph Weinman. One of four groups of granite statuary on the exterior of the...

Date: 1869 ca.

Description: Diploma awarded to fire fighter James Richard Cummings for his service to Madison in 1869. The diploma is illustrated with scenes of fire fighting heroics,...


Marlboro Billboard

Date: 1973-04 

Description: A Marlboro cigarette billboard advertisement looms over King Street.

Date: 1957-05-22 

Description: Milton Johnson (left), treasurer of the Tri-Association Council; Sam Olson, member of the West Side Business Men's Association; Ray Burt, city building ins...

Date: 1948-11-11 

Description: American Legion members in front of a plane at the Madison airport. Membership Chairman R.C. Golden is handing 1949 membership cards to the pilot Colonel L...

Date: 1894-05 ca.

Description: The Charles E. Brown house at the corner of South Carroll and Doty Streets.

Date: 1960-05-29 ca.

Description: View from across street of Dairy Queen refreshment stand at nighttime. Two cars are visible outside the building.


Royal Theater

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: View across street of the exterior of the Royal Theater, 407 Atwood Avenue (address now 2142 Atwood). Designed by Ferdinand Kronenberg (?) Building remode...

Date: 1904 ca.

Description: Philip F. La Follette on horseback in front of the old Governor's Mansion on Gilman Street, sometime during the years that his father, Robert M. La Follett...

Date: 1971-07-11 

Description: Round, ornate turret on the Triangle Superette, later known as the Triangle Market, on the corner of State and North Henry Streets.


Bascom Hall

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of north walkway of Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The trees are in flower, and the Lincoln Monum...

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Aerial view of Atwood Avenue, looking west towards Winnebago Street and "Schenk's Corners".

Date: 1950 

Description: The Atwood / Buck-Neckerman house, at 210-214 Monona Avenue (now Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard). Built by David Atwood and his partner Royal Buck as a...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Watercolor painting of the Yahara River north of Lake Mendota. Trees are on the banks to the left with foliage throughout. A meadow is on the right.

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: A University of Wisconsin-sponsored parade rolls down Mifflin Street on the Capitol Square. One of the banners appears to be about socialism. A savings & l...

Date: 1958-09 ca.

Description: An aerial view of University Farms neighborhood.


Lake Mendota Shore

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: A view of the shore, looking southeast from Lake Mendota. At left is the Thomas E. Brittingham residence and boathouse, 640 North Henry Street; center is...

Date: 1942 

Description: A detail of a Madison Sanborn map, including Lakelawn Place.

Date: 1884 ca.

Description: Dr. James A. Jackson residence, 123 North Pinckney Street. Dr. Jackson is standing by the fence; his wife Sydonia Jackson is in the center, lower window, a...

Date: 1987-08-22 

Description: Green Bay Packers quarterback Chuck Fusina (#4) in the middle of a passing play during a preseason game at Camp Randall Stadium against the Washington Reds...

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