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Description: Billy Leiser poses for a photographer on a pony on the sidewalk outside of 1026 Williamson Street. In the background, Berkan's Grocery Store located at 105...
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Elevated view of Vilas Park, filled with people.
Description: Dining room of the home of Professor Joseph Jastrow, 237 Langdon Street.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Cyanotype view of side of boathouse on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Description: Portrait of Hiram O. Bigelow, wearing eyeglasses, of 1221 Spaight Street. He is featured for his numerous jobs, skills, and experiences. He was invited to...
Description: Five members of the Young Adult Club dropping coins into a wishing well during a dance at the Community Center to aid the March of Dimes. Pictured left to...
Description: Visiting nurse Esther Sorensen changes a wound dressing for patient Connie Taylor who is blind and recovering from a fall.
Description: Soap Box Derby Entrant, 11-year-old Johnny Huseboe, behind the wheel of a fire truck at No. 5 fire station, 2137 Atwood Avenue, along with four fire fighte...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Stereograph view toward Lake Monona from the State Capitol during the construction of the fourth capitol building. The image features the capitol square si...
Description: Santa Claus is handing out candy and popcorn at the Community Center to children and their parents after the Santa Parade sponsored by the Madison Business...
Description: Portrait of Eldon Vondra at his job as as engraver at the Varigraph Company, makers of mechanical lettering instruments. Five of the 10 Varigraph employees...
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Colorized postcard of King Street as seen from the Capitol grounds.
Description: Wisconsin State Office Building, 1 West Wilson Street.
Date: date unknown
Description: The art conservator Anton Rajer uncovered evidence that the Wisconsin State Capitol was originally richly embellished. This is one of three examples of ori...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: An interior view of the First National Bank.
Date: 1971-04 ca.
Description: Poster for Broom Street Theater presentation of "April Fool," including
"Everything You've Always Wanted to Know About Sex," by Dr. Reuben, "The Difficul...
Description: Governor Vernon Thomson and Helen Thomson socialize with Mr. and Mrs. Edward Dodge of Lake Mills while attending the Zor Shrine Potentate's Ball at the Lor...
Description: Seated at left is Bernice FitzGibbon, who was initiated as an honorary member of the Phi Chi Theta organization at their national convention held in Madiso...
Description: Two Madison automobile dealers confer with B. R. Durkee (center), director of advertising and sales promotion, Chrysler Corp. division. At left is J.P. Gi...
Description: Garden show and tea at which the West Side Garden club entertained other garden clubs of the Madison area. Six children at the junior section of the show...
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