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Date: 1961-10-04 

Description: Superior Court Judge Roy H. Proctor, center, discusses his final budget proposal with Secretary Arthur C. Nelson, left, and County Board Finance committee...

Date: 1949-02-06 

Description: On the ice are eight Madison skaters who starred in the annual city skating meet held at Vilas Park lagoon. Kneeling in the first row are Patsy Gibson, Den...

Date: 1948-12-07 

Description: William and Estella Herrling, and their son, Roy, a Madison fire chief. William built the first home in the University Heights plat at 2117 University Aven...

Date: 1960-07-07 

Description: Group portrait of "Roundy" Coughlin, Wisconsin State Journal sports columnist, and three young girls who put on the play "Princess and the Pea" to c...

Date: 1955-10-24 

Description: Central High School students, Nancee Meyers, Jean Loy, and Colenthia Hill work on an edition of the school newspaper,"Madison Mirror".

Madison's Soap Box Derby

Learn about the history of Madison's Soap Box Derby, a popular racing sport amongst young boys nation-wide in the early to mid-1900s.

Date: 1948-06-02 

Description: Officers of the East Side Womens' Club are, left to right: Mrs. Alfred (Bessie) Olson, 2029 Jenifer Street, treasurer; Miss Esther Weddig, 1702 Yahara Plac...

Date: 1954-02-23 

Description: Exterior view of the new Wisconsin Diagnostic Center for the intensive study of mentally and emotionally disturbed young people, referred to it by the stat...

Date: 1952-03-07 

Description: The Cuba Club men's basketball team that lost to the Ball Park-Cooper Glass team of Madison in the championship game of the Madison city basketball tournam...


Fairchild Street

Date: 1954 

Description: A view of Fairchild Street from Mifflin Street.

Date: 1957-06-11 

Description: At left is Mrs. Amy Levander (left) sits with her 98-year-old grandmother, Mrs. Ella Stevenson, and her mother, Mrs. W. G. Gerlach, during a three-generati...

Date: 1950-11-09 

Description: The Loft and the Madison Youth Council sponsored a dance in honor of the All-City Football Team for the purpose of collecting clothing for Korea. Shown wit...

Date: 1944-02-29 

Description: Speakers and officials at the 25th "birthday" of the Madison YMCA. Left to right are Oscar Christianson; Robert M. Eickmeyer, YMCA General Secretary; Emer...

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Two young women posing while leaning on the columns of a front porch.


Main Street

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: A view of Main Street at night.

Date: 1945-08-26 

Description: Dentist Dr. Raymond W. Huegel, an eleven-year member of the Madison Board of Education and chairman of its recreation committee. He was one of two sponsors...

Date: 1949-09-15 

Description: Grady Fuel Company, 218 Corry Street, displays its Mobilheat truck for delivery of oil for home heating.


4-H Club Week

Date: 1949-02-26 

Description: Mrs. F.G. Miller, adult leader of the Silver Badgers 4-H Club, assists LaVerne Henshue as he plans his garden project.

Date: 1945-05-26 

Description: Group portrait of Boy Scouts, Troop #4 from South Side Men's Club, at Four Lakes Council Camporee in Olin Park.

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Dining room in the home of Timothy Brown II and Elizabeth Barnard Brown, 116 East Gorham Street. The house was built in 1863.

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