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Description: Elsie Smavy (right), bedridden in her seventh year of polio and with limited movement in her lower arms, creates embroidery. Her children, Molly, 7, and Ni...
Description: Damaged East Wing of the third Wisconsin State Capitol after the fire of February 27-28, showing details of the iron Corinthian columns, and the decoration...
Description: Exterior view of a house at 211 North Prospect Avenue, University Heights, which features gables with rounded tops similar to "cape" gables of 18th Century...
Description: Staff members Mary Bolgrien (left) and Kathy Martin view a miniature exhibit of Indian life at the Wisconsin Historical Society.
Description: Group photo of the directors of the Combo Club, a dance group of young Madison couples. Front row, left to right: Mrs. Donald May, Mrs. Harley Thronson,...
Date: 1927-06-14 date unknown
Description: Storefronts of the Wisconsin School of Music, East Side Variety Store and Hess Grocery Market. Owned by the Hess family, this property was located at 154 A...
Description: Three high school students loading a truck at Gardner Baking Company. From left: Edward Witek, Central High, Russell Kundert, Vocation High, and in the bac...
Description: C. Glenn Goodsell is surrounded by children in front of a cart which reads "Toys Repaired No Charge By Grand-Pa."
Description: Willys car parked in front of Smart Motors, 437 W Gilman Street.
Description: Art Ensign (left) and Chuck Steele seated in the lifeguard tower at Madison's Lakefront Beach. The City of Madison has placed experienced lifeguards at 8 b...
Description: View of Regent Street side of West High School from Vista Road.
Description: University of Wisconsin-Madison fire lane surrounded by trees and brush.
Description: The Three Wise Men in the Christmas pageant at First Methodist Church will wear silk-embroidered robes which came from a Buddhist monastery in China. The r...
Description: Portrait of Kenneth and Paul Kleene, twin sons of Professor and Mrs. Stephen C. Kleene. He teaches mathematics at the University of Wisconsin.
Description: William R. Riley (left) turning in his mail carrier's sack and keys to Superintendent Leo Coyle of the University Avenue postal station. Riley, with the p...
Description: Group portrait of Tipler's Transfer Basketball Team, runners-up in the city's basketball tournament. Front row left to right: Jim Cuff, Keith Tipler, Bob...
Description: Anne Collins packs a parka into the knapsack worn by her husband Edward Collins at a fashion show for the Madison YWCA Ski Club. Both are modeling ski appa...
Description: Group portrait of characters in Franklin School first graders' annual Christmas play. Left to right in the picture are: seated - David Mielke, John Colson,...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: View of Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) through the columned entrance of the main building of the College of Agriculture. A flag is flying from the dome o...
Date: date unknown
Description: Virginia Lee Kehl Mackesey of the Kehl School of Dance, poses in a ballet move.
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