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Mrs. Hugh O'Neill

Date: 1933-11-28 

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.

Date: 1948-09-15 

Description: Madison's Central Fire Station, 18-20 South Webster Street. On the left is the adjacent alley and the back of the Tenney Building.

Date: 1957-09-16 

Description: Joseph (Roundy) Couglin, a popular sports columnist for the Wisconsin State Journal, cuts a large decorated birthday cake at his birthday party.

Photograph

Roth Coal Silos

Date: 1936-05-22 

Description: Wide angle view of 5 coal silos at C.E. and P.A. Roth Inc., sand and gravel company, 1208 Roth Street.

Date: 1956-11-16 

Description: A young boy and girl dancing at the Cherokee Heights School dance party.

Date: 1952-01-15 

Description: University of Wisconsin boxer Charlie Magestro (left) of South Milwaukee fights against Mitch Mazur of Detroit in a tournament at the University of Wiscons...

Date: 1944-11-24 

Description: Judson Pearsall, commander of the Madison chapter of the Disabled American Veterans, visiting with an injured soldier, Sargent James E. Spangberg, at the T...

Date: 1949-10-24 

Description: Members of the planning committee for the "old time get-together fun night" sponsored by the Queen's Guild of Queen of Peace Catholic Church. Seated, left...

Photograph

Trying on Hats

Date: 1956-10-08 

Description: Mrs. Fayon is fitted with a hat.

Date: 1944-11-17 

Description: Every Friday afternoon 32 Cub Scout Den Mothers meet at the vocational school to learn crafts that they will teach to Cub Scouts. Mrs. Ted (Mildred) Field...

Date: 1957-11-29 

Description: Headliners of the Dane County Republican club's "Tewsday" party include, left to right, Wisconsin Governor Vernon W. Thomson; Rep. Donald E. Tewes, Waukes...

Date: 1949-02-24 

Description: The kitchen in the Westye F. Bakke home at 4818 Odana Road (now 4817 Sherwood Road) showing the breakfast nook of the spacious kitchen which features a lar...

Date: 1952-09-17 

Description: The "heart kitchen", a new kitchen designed to show women with heart trouble how to cut their work in half, recently constructed in the Madison Vocational...

Date: 1960-07-30 ca.

Description: View towards a field of corn and a farm and the power lines which run along a road. A tall industrial tower rises in the background.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Early souvenir postcard of the Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo), with a camel in the foreground. Series No. A644

Date: 1947-06-05 

Description: Jane and Jone Johnson, daughters of Mr. and Mrs. Lester Johnson of Black River Falls, in front of the Polar Bear cage at Henry Vilas Zoo (Vilas Park Zoo).

Date: 1950-12-20 

Description: A mother and daughter from the Thomas family sit in a chair beside a fireplace while looking at a nativity scene arranged on a chest of drawers.

Date: 1960-04-12 

Description: Members attend a house party for officers and board members of the Wisconsin chapter of the PEO Sisterhood (Philanthropic Educational Organization). Hostes...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Detail of decorative molding in the Wisconsin State Capitol.

Date: 1937-05-14 

Description: Three men pressing garments at Savidusky's Cleaners plant, 827 E. Washington Avenue.

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