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Description: Exterior view of the main entrance to Central High School at Central High School at 214 Wisconsin Avenue. Four diagonaly parked cars, parking meters, a bi...
Description: Governor Albert Schmedeman and Ex-Governor William A. Langer of North Dakota, seated in Governor Schmedeman's office.
Description: Helen Beckwith, Brodhead, and Mrs. J.L. Specker, pictured standing at the entrance to the Freedom Train, parked on the tracks behind the Chicago, Milwaukee...
Description: Charles F. Esser (right), first aid chairman of the Dane County Red Cross, presenting certificates of first aid for fifty-two members of the county traffic...
Description: A large class of Naval students learn typing at the U.S. Naval Training School (Radio).
Date: 1893-10 ca.
Description: Looking towards the Benjamin Walker Castle, 1862-1893 from the path leading up to the front entrance in the 900 block of East Gorham Street.
Date: 1951-10-31 ca.
Description: Carl Lueders' children stand at the door and trick-or-treat in their neighborhood on Halloween.
Description: Mapleside, a historic home on University Avenue, being demolished. It is the future location of Burger King.
Description: Group portrait of the new officers of the American Legion Auxiliary in the Legion clubhouse. Front row seated left to right: Mrs. Harold Jahnke, Third Dis...
Description: Frankie Meyer, the 1948 Soap Box Derby champion, stands next to his Wisconsin State Journal-sponsored racer. He is wearing the shirt and helmet given to h...
Description: Forrest W. Gillett, II, a West High School athlete who died in February 1945 after a brief illness.
Description: Madison Visiting Nurse Service Officials look over plans for a new office. Left to right are Mrs. Helen Giessel, board of directors treasurer; Mrs. Virgini...
Description: Ten musicians that make up the Broadway Gardens Orchestra pose on stage with their instruments.
Description: Three women are sitting on the porch steps of Professor Allen's home, located on Langdon Street. Two of the women hold hand fans in their lap.
Description: Letterpress menu for a German wine tasting dinner at L'Etoile Restaurant with wine importer Terry Theise. Printed in varying shades of burgundy and green i...
Description: Several views of the University of Wisconsin-Madison tub race. Several men race in wooden tubs while others watch from boats or a dock.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: View of University Avenue and storefronts.
Description: Julie, age 2, and Penny, age 4, daughters of Horace and Jane Page, enjoy refreshments at the University Club's Christmas party for the younger children of...
Description: St. Bernard's Catholic Church, 2460 Atwood Avenue.
Description: Clark's "Clothes for Men" clothing store, 126 State Street. Included in the view are Harry Blum's jewelry store, 128 State Street, and C.W. Anderson jewele...
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