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Description: Charles Johnson and Margaret Haas, two students in charge of University of Wisconsin orientation week activities, sitting on the grass on Bascom Hill. The...
Description: Erdis Hansen, one of Madison's leading business women, shown in one of the two Perfume Shops she owns in the city. She is a member of the National Business...
Description: View across Lake Mendota toward Bascom Hall from 2-16 Langdon Street.
Description: Two new teachers for the deaf, Eleanore Kerski and Margerate Doering, work with two pupils, Joy Anne Rasmus and Sandra Ritter. They are looking into a larg...
Description: Counter display of Dr. West's Miracle Tuft toothbrushes at Rennebohm Drug Store, 24 West Mifflin Street. A sign advises customers to "Pay Soda Check at Ci...
Description: A public semi-formal dance, "Winter Nocturne," will be sponsored by the Order of Rainbow for Girls and the Order of DeMolay for Boys in the Crystal Ballroo...
Description: Ronda Pyne holds a pony at the Franklin School playground while wearing a cowboy hat.
Description: James "Red" Sreenan, 130 pounds, boxes with Henry Amos of Michigan State to a draw. The referee stands nearby in the ring and the audience is seated in the...
Description: Exterior view of the new Herbert Schenk school that will open in the fall.
Description: Penn Electric recreational basketball team won all of its games for the season and advanced to the first round game of the 24th annual municipal city baske...
Description: Action shot of the Wisconsin Rapids-Reedsburg game at the state high school basketball tournament in the University of Wisconsin fieldhouse.
Description: Reynolds Transfer flatbed trailer truck with large load of industrial equipment with two men standing by the cab.
Description: Joseph R. (Roundy) Coughlin poses with members of the Madison West High School girls' club who stuffed envelopes for "Roundy's Fun Fund."
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: View of the Tower at Roselawn Memorial Park.
Description: Emanuel Gehle makes a bird house at Lake View Sanatorium with a jig saw purchased with funds from the Christmas seal fund drive.
Description: Women assembled for the bride's bouquet toss at the Helen Louise Hadley-Dr. John Farrell Whitman wedding reception at the Alpha Xi Delta sorority house, 12...
Description: Special guests at the 12th annual Madison Youth Council Banquet included newly elected adult advisors for the youth council. Shown (left to right) are Mack...
Date: 1896-03-08 ca.
Description: Three men stand near a large iceboat owned by Dutton and Wheeler on Lake Mendota.
Description: Group portrait of the new council of the Nakoma Welfare League wearing Indian blankets and the headgear of their office. Left to right: Mrs. Robert J.(Ruth...
Description: Exterior of Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall), before the dome was destroyed by fire.
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