1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next 10


Carillon Tower

Date: 1952 ca.

Description: Bells of the Carillon Tower on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.


Cecropia Moth

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Photographic postcard of a profile view of a cecropia moth, Hylophora Cecropia, on a potted geranium.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: The Herman Loftsgordon family residence at 2429 Center Avenue with daughter Hazel on the steps. Loftsgordon served as chairman of Anchor Savings and Loan...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from across street of Tiffts Texaco service station located at 448 South Park Street.


Spot Lunch Diner

Date: 1952 ca.

Description: A little girl rides a tricycle in front of the Spot Lunch diner, a former streetcar. The Spot Lunch was located at 640 Williamson Street and owned by John...


Executive Residence

Date: 1973-11-25 

Description: Executive Residence, 130 East Gilman Street, which housed 17 governors before it was sold to the University of Wisconsin in 1950.

Date: 1942-12-17 

Description: Men, some of whom are dressed in overalls, make phone calls in a bank of telephone booths at Truax Army Air Field. Also in the image is a woman wearing a...

Date: 1961-11-01 

Description: One motor scooter parked in a metered parking stall on Langdon street between the Memorial Union and the armory. The specially sized stalls were marked as...

Date: 1951-02-07 

Description: Mrs. Ella Zillner, Madison Public Schools teacher of hearing-impaired children, demonstrates learning techniques she uses with two of her students before a...

Date: 1960-08 

Description: Exterior view of the Wisconsin Lutheran Student Foundation, located at 228 Langdon Street.

Date: 1961-10-20 

Description: Several men and women patients from Mendota State Hospital watch the bears at the Vilas Park Zoo. A volunteer took them for the outing in her personal car.

Date: 1982 

Description: View down a curb towards a man standing on the sidewalk on the right leaning against a parking sign. He is wearing a hat and a striped shirt tucked into bl...

Date: 1926-10-02 

Description: Four men selecting seed corn ears in a cornfield.

Date: 1921 

Description: Memorial Union from across Langdon Street on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Projected drawing of the Union at its completion. Included is a fe...

Date: 1946-01-08 

Description: East Wilson Street scene at the center of South Hancock looking West, taken at site of Reynolds Bus accident. Businesses include Shell Service at 324 East...

Date: 1949-05-02 

Description: Beverly Hackbart of 2541 Commerical Avenue sits at her typewriter at the Madison Business College, 215 West Washington Avenue. She will be crowned queen a...


The Winning Shot

Date: 1979-03-03 

Description: Wes Matthews Sr. game-winning, half-court shot to beat Magic Johnson's Michigan State Spartans at the University of Wisconsin Fieldhouse.


State Championship

Date: 1978 

Description: "Lomira High School girl's basketball team celebrates winning the state championship."


New Residents

Date: 1954-09-13 

Description: New Madison residents Barbara Ryder, wife of Dr. Edward K. Ryder, Jr., is shown with her daughter Kathy (age 2). Dr. Ryder is now an internist at Dean Clin...

Date: 1947-09-24 

Description: Five women enjoying the library at Elizabeth Waters Dormitory on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The portrait on the wall at the far end is of...

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next 10

Have Questions?

If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.

Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at: