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Date: 1939 ca.

Description: Exterior of the house at 1509 Hooker Avenue shortly after construction. The house was built by Willard Droster.

Date: 1954-06-10 

Description: Members of the University of Wisconsin male crew row on Lake Mendota. Picnic Point is visible in the background.


Bird Nest

Date: 2014-04 

Description: View looking up at last year's bird nest in the bare branches of a tree near a brick building.

Date: 1958-04-15 

Description: Five people admire a book entitled "Go South To Sorrow" which will be given as a prize for the NAACP's Madison branch membership drive at the annual freedo...

Date: 1935-08-22 

Description: Two attendants and several automobiles at the Valvoline gasoline station located at 999 South Park Street in Madison. This station is a good example of "t...


Flag Day Ceremony

Date: 1954-06-13 

Description: Jerry Host, former state American Legion commander, gives the address during Flag Day ceremonies at the Madison Veterans Administration Hospital with the M...

Date: 1955-07-24 

Description: The Soap Box Derby held on East Washington Avenue leading from the Wisconsin State Capitol. Shown is racer Kenny Minett from Richland Center posing in his...


Memorial Day

Date: 1961-05-30 

Description: Pamela Mash (3 1/2 years old) is shown holding her ears as she stands next to her mother who is playing trombone with the VFW band. The concert was part of...


Teen Summer Jobs

Date: 1950-08-09 

Description: Peggy Huiskamp, soon to be Wisconsin High School senior, holds a tray of cookies at her summer job at Langdon's Home Bakery and Delicatessen on State Stree...

Date: 1952-03-08 

Description: Portrait of Dick Hammes, 112 lbs, Madison West High School wrestling champion. Portraits of nine other individual Big 8 Conference wrestling champions are...


Willis Jones

Date: 1944-05-12 

Description: Portrait of Willis Jones, West High School athletic coach.

Date: 1932-04-15 

Description: Attendees in formal wear stand in a military ball receiving line, from right to left, Sam Pierce, Arnold H. Dammen, Helga Gundersen, Ralph M. Immell, Dor...

Date: 1944-03 

Description: Republican Presidential candidate Wendell Willkie with W.D. McIntyre (R-Eau Claire), during Willkie's 1944 campaign.

Date: 1948-07-20 

Description: Election financial statements of Ralph M. Immell, non-partisan candidate for governor.

Date: 1959-11-24 

Description: Boston "Pops" orchestra conductor Arthur Fiedler speaks with Elizabeth Monschein of WHA and Cliff Roberts of WIBA. Fiedler was in Madison to speak to repre...


Golf Club and Tees

Date: 1947-04-28 

Description: Several patented golf tees designed to slip over the handle of a golf club. Shown are two different types of two-pronged tees, a three-pronged tee, a singl...

Date: 1941-02-28 

Description: Women's style show with female model on the runway and women seated in the audience at Manchester's Department Store.


Boy in Coffin

Date: 1945-09-17 

Description: The body of Donald Bruer in his coffin. Donald, 3 years old, fell from a third floor window and was impaled on a picket fence.

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Bridge and Lagoon in Tenney Park. Sender of the postcard has written "Lover's Lane Bridge". A wooded area is visible in the background, while the bridge a...

Date: 1898-07-04 ca.

Description: A man sits and a woman rests against a tree near a rustic bridge. Several bicycles are parked nearby as well.

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