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Date: 1916-10-10 

Description: People walking along the Linden Drive path watch as Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) dome burns on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Fire destroy...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Paving Kendall and Prospect Streets in the University Heights neighborhood. University Avenue is at the base of the hill and the University of Wisconsin Co...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Walkway and stairs leading to Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Trees and bushes are planted on the lawn betw...

Date: 1948-11-17 

Description: Construction scene of the new Naval Armory in the 1000 block of East Washington Avenue.

Photograph

Madison Roundhouse

Date: 1896 

Description: Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Locomotive #280 at the Madison roundhouse. Identified railroad employees posed outdoors with the locomotive include: fire fig...

Postcard

King Street

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Colorized postcard of King Street as seen from the Capitol grounds.

Date: 1930-10-28 

Description: The Capitol Theater marquee, 209 State Street, advertises Amos 'n Andy in "Check and Double Check" flanked by the Lurose' women's clothing store, 205 State...

Photograph

Babe Ruth

Date: 1935-10-15 

Description: Babe Ruth, wearing a dressing gown, signing autographs from a train car during a stopover in Madison.

Date: 1947-12-18 

Description: Postal clerk Matt Morrell stacking sacked parcels on a cart at the Madison Post Office, 215 Monona Avenue, to be hauled to the railroad station during the...

Date: 1948-04-10 

Description: Wisconsin's new racing shell, the Mendota, receives the champagne bottle from sponsor Mrs. Harry (Mary) Stuhldreher in the christening ceremony on t...

Date: 1958-06-15 

Description: Exterior view of the front side of the Madison Newspapers, Inc. building at 115 South Carroll Street. The Wisconsin State Journal offices are on the 3rd fl...

Date: 1902 ca.

Description: Station #2 of the Madison Fire Department at 125 State Street. Several men in uniform pose in front of the building with a horse-drawn wagon.

Photograph

New Police Car

Date: 1949-05-06 

Description: Madison Police Chief Bruce Weatherly, left and Inspector Phillip Oakey, right, inspect one of the city's fifteen new police cars.

Photograph

Lee B. Bailey

Date: 1947-12-18 

Description: Lee B. Bailey, retired farmer, standing on steps near airplane, getting ready to take his first airplane ride a few days before his 75th birthday.

Date: 1936-03-16 

Description: Five liquor delivery trucks parked in front of Ed Philips & Sons at 220-222 East Main Street in the Standard Fur Co. Building. Also shown in picture are Ne...

Photograph

Hotel Madison

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Hotel Madison, on the north corner of Capitol Square with a Madison Traction Company car in the foreground.

Date: 1958 ca.

Description: An aerial view of the construction of a new wing on a state office building.

Photograph

Group with Toy Boat

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: A group standing on a Lake Monona pier with a large toy sail boat. Richard "Dick" Lloyd Jones is at far left, his mother, Georgia Lloyd Jones stands to th...

Photograph

Bascom Hall

Date: 1928-10-09 

Description: Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall), with a statue of Abraham Lincoln facing down Bascom Hill on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

Date: 1932-08-18 

Description: View of the Parkway Theatre marquee down West Mifflin Street, and a sign for the "RKO's Greater Show Season and Merchant's Greater Selling Season" on a lam...

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