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Date: 1947-11-25 

Description: Elevated view of eleven men sitting on the stage at Central High School auditorium conducting a hearing on the possibility of putting West Washington Avenu...

Date: 1950 

Description: Includes building index and "To Help You Locate Buildings" text. Index includes campus buildings and points of interest. Aerial view on verso.

Date: 1957-06-14 

Description: Rotary Club of Madison-West charter meeting at the Cuba Club. Left to right: Trayton Lathrop, secretary; Basil Peterson, Downtown Rotary; Mrs. D.I. Kistler...


Alpha Kappa Psi

Date: 1958-10-17 

Description: Initiation ceremony of the University of Wisconsin-Madison chapter of Alpha Kappa Psi professional business fraternity. Pictured are three actives of the f...

Date: 1954-09-20 

Description: Three charter members of the University Extension League celebrate the League's 25th anniversary. They are, from left, Georgia Elliot, Frances English, and...

Date: 1958-10-27 

Description: The Wisconsin State Journal has a new cookbook classification for teenagers. Beth Kube, a seventh grade student from Lake Mills, has the distinction of bei...

Date: 1947-01-21 

Description: Mr. and Mrs. Ellis H. Dana seated at a table with another couple at the annual dinner of the Wisconsin State Council of Churches.

Date: 1925 

Description: The corner of State and Fairchild Streets showing Yost-Kessnich's and the Capitol Theatre under construction.

Date: 1958-05-15 

Description: Madison television programs are hosted by Madison women and cover topics like cooking, arts, fashion and crafts. Luella Mortenson, women's director for bot...


Badger Spelling Bee

Date: 1949-04-30 

Description: Roy Matson, Wisconsin State Journal editor, stands to the right and presents a championship trophy to Charlotte Kredt Fenimore. Warren R. Jollymore, in cha...

Historical Object

Air Mail Begins

Date: 1927-11-22 

Description: Souvenir envelope mailed by John A. Lester on the flight that inaugurated air mail service between Madison and Minneapolis in 1927. Madison's first incomin...

Date: 1949-01-07 

Description: Lowell School students staged a demonstration of "Music and Dance" for educators attending the Mid-Winter music clinic at the University of Wisconsin. Four...

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Interior view of the pharmaceutical laboratory at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.


Carvers at Work

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: Carvers at work on the Karl Bitter sculpture for the fourth Wisconsin State Capitol (third in Madison). Between 1911 and 1913, a group of stone cutters (ma...

Date: 1956-11-08 

Description: Madison Diving Club members Harold Stitgen, president, Reverend Herbert Schaak, treasurer, and James Filer dressed for scuba diving in Lake Mendota off Con...

Date: 1970 ca.

Description: Map features a legend of roads, trails, points of interest, buildings, and types of vegetation. To the right are "ARBORETUM REGULATIONS" regarding hours, p...


Parking Meter

Date: 1944-05-26 

Description: Parking meter on a city street.

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: View from Sunset Point in Owen Park, which is now a part of Hoyt Park. Lake Mendota is visible in the background.

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: View looking toward the Wisconsin State Capitol along University Avenue, possibly from the chimney of University of Wisconsin-Madison Power Station.


Samuel Hale

Date: 1856 

Description: Quarter-length oval portrait of Samuel Hale. He was born in Oneida County, New York on September 13, 1800. He came to Wisconsin in May 26, 1836, and resi...

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