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Date: 1954-05-16 

Description: Madison mayor George Forster prepares to throw out the opening pitch at the first game of the Madison Baseball League, successor to the old Industrial Leag...


Nakoma 12th Night

Date: 1950-01-07 

Description: Two co-chairmen hold a chicken to be given as a special prize at the Nakoma 12th Night Party. Donald Dohr, 4150 Cherokee Drive, stands at left and Sidney...

Date: 1945-02-02 

Description: Ira Cole, Gisholt employee for forty-six years, standing at his locker in his work clothes as he retires from work.

Date: 1957-07-20 

Description: Arliss Nelson dresses as a Native American maiden and John B. Nelson dresses as Pancho Villa while attending Blackhawk Country Club's Western Party.

Date: 1953-09-25 

Description: Group portrait of one of three men's bowling teams in the Classic League.


Portrait of a Man

Date: 1952-05-09 

Description: Portrait of a man, Wisconsin State Journal employee (?).

Date: 1952-04-24 

Description: Visiting French journalists on a U.S. tour arranged by the Department of Defense, had a surprise dinner meeting with Claudine Canetti, Paris (center), a j...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: View from across street towards the Schoelkopf automobile dealership at 210 E. Washington Avenue. Above the show windows flanking the entrance are signs fo...

Date: 1947-12-27 

Description: Bertha Middleton greeting her brother Myron Becker at the Milwaukee Road railway station on Franklin Street. The siblings had not seen each other for 23 y...

Date: 1961-04-26 

Description: The University of Wisconsin varsity crew prepares to launch its shell on Lake Mendota for a workout. Visible (L-R) are Don Erbach and Phil Monk.

Date: 1956-03-28 

Description: Governor Walter J. Kohler receives the Golden Anniversary Award from two representatives of the Boys' Clubs of America.

Date: 1950-03-16 

Description: Map of locations of blocks of dwellings rated as slums, as part of the Madison Housing Authority Survey of Substandard Housing.

Date: 1958-03-12 

Description: Five teen boys from the West High School Fred Nelson Curling Rink team pose with brooms. Shown in the front row are Don Lautz and Rick Wheeler. In the back...

Date: 1952-09-01 

Description: Elevated view of the Iron Workers Local 383 float in the Labor Day parade on Capitol Square. It won first place for originality.


Carillon Tower

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Carillon Tower on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. There is a plaque on a rock near the curb close to the entrance to the tower.

Date: 1951-10-09 

Description: Jack Myers and Roger McHugh, co-managers of the Prescription Pharmacy at 26 South Carroll Street, are shown at their store preparing 50 packages of clothes...

Date: 1946 

Description: Image from a scrapbook kept by Neighborhood House, with girls sewing in a handicraft group.

Date: 1973-12-09 

Description: Egyptian Revival details carved in stone on the face of the Levitan Building at 15, 17, and 19 West Main Street.

Date: 1942-07-07 

Description: Simpson's, 23-25 North Pinckney Street. Woman modeling a suit, with hat, gloves and purse.

Date: 1961-10-05 

Description: A conversation French class, "Parlons Francais," is shown on TV for 15 minutes twice a week to numerous Madison junior high school and grade school student...

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