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Making Valentines

Date: 1958-01-30 

Description: Schoolgirls show one another the valentines they are making in class to celebrate the holiday.

Date: 1959-04-13 

Description: Portrait of Robert Mixson, a 21-year-old University of Wisconsin student, at his swearing-in ceremony as a Justice of the Peace. A fraternity prank resulte...


Governor Earl

Date: 1985-08 

Description: Governor Anthony Earl testifying before a hearing of the Joint Economic Committee. Because the committee was headed by David R. Obey he was able to bring t...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Interior pages of a pamphlet advertising the Uncle Sam 20-30 oil tractor. A paragraph detailing the features of the tractor is illustrated with a drawing o...

Date: 1944-12-27 

Description: A female factory worker wearing an apron readies a shell turning machine for operation at International Harvester's New Brighton Works.

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: Exterior of the Chaseburg Cooperative Creamery and an attached secondary building.

Date: 1975 ca.

Description: Child's Valentine's Day card with a pink telephone on a large red heart. The text on the upper left reads "Nothing "Phoney" About This! Be My Valentine". T...

Date: 1948-07 

Description: The Kimberly-Clark paper mill on the Fox River, just east of Appleton.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Two unidentified adults behind Cary Bass, holding a cane and standing next to his sister Everetta Bass. Their mother, Ada Bass stands apart on the left. Th...

Date: 1926 

Description: Five men stand behind a bowling ball and pin display for a portrait. The men are members of the "Tractors" bowling team, Harvester Club Bowling League cham...

Date: 1922-06-20 

Description: Photographic postcard along the wooded shoreline of Lake Ripley.


Felix's Bakery

Date: 1928-08-26 

Description: Night view of luscious pastries in the display window at Felix's Bakery, owned by Felix Odehnal, 715 University Avenue.

Date: 1951-09 ca.

Description: A sampan boat in Hong Kong harbor. Perhaps what caught the photographer's eye was the laundry on the boat hanging out to dry.

Date: 1959-03-01 

Description: Guests at the Madison Elks lodge Past Exalted Rulers night shown (left to right) are L. M. Basford, F. H. Seafeidt, Kenneth F. Sullivan, and Walter Lillesa...


Veterans Day Parade

Date: 1991 

Description: Members of the Clarence Fitch Chapter of Vietnam Veterans Against the War, marching in a Veterans' Day event, probably in New York City.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Group of school children standing on steps of a school house(?) holding their bird house projects.

Date: 1954-12 

Description: Department of Public Works workers look over signs to be posted on city streets.


Gilmore-Weiss House

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: The Gilmore-Weiss home, 120 Ely Place (formerly Prospect Avenue), designed by Frank Lloyd Wright.

Date: 1995-05-26 

Description: Wisconsin Congressman David R. Obey, Speaker of the House Tom Foley, and Vice President Al Gore on board Air Force Two.


Ships in Canal

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Canal with several ships, mostly small steam-engine cargo ships.

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