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Date: 1947-03-01 

Description: Heads of three of Madison's church groups for young people, left to right: Janet Huiskamp, president of the Tri-C group of Christ Presbyterian Church; Rich...

Photograph

Birch Trees

Date:  

Description: A row of birch trees standing at the top of a small hill.

Manuscript

Unpaid Bill

Date: 1857-11-18 

Description: Unpaid bill in the amount of $5,000, owed by Jairus Fairchild, President of Watertown and Madison Railroad, to Bank of the Republic.

Date: 1949-09-15 

Description: National Dog Week is an event sponsored by the National Dog Welfare Guild, taking place at the Madison Community Center at 16 East Doty Street. The event i...

Photograph

Founder's Oak

Date: 1981 

Description: An enormous, nearly symmetrical spreading bur oak tree towering over a picnic table and a row of conifers. Samuel Faulkner Phoenix, the founder of Delavan,...

Photograph

Fish Flying

Date: 1912 

Description: A Wright Model B Flyer at the Wisconsin State Fairgrounds. Although unidentified, this is believed to be the aircraft that Farnum Fish flew at the fairgrou...

Date: 1931 

Description: Guest log cabin in a wooded area at the Birchwood Hotel.

Photograph

Chippewa Group

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: A Chippewa (Ojibwa) group wearing traditional clothing photographed by A.J. Kingsbury, a photographer who produced many "documentary" postcards. This imag...

Date: 1944-08-14 

Description: Perry Neff, who will be attending Lake Forest Academy in Lake Forest, Illinois, and his sister, Ruth Rhea Neff, who will be attending Ferry Hall in Lake Fo...

Book or Pamphlet

Cover of The McCarthy Record

Date: 1952-06 ca.

Description: Cover of The McCarthy Record depicting the United States Capitol building and several government documents.

Photograph

Art Fair

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Prospective buyers examine artwork at an art fair at City Park.

Date: 1952 ca.

Description: A residence at 930 East Gorham Street, on the site once occupied by the Walker "castle".

Date: 1949-03-22 

Description: The Blessed Sacrament Parent Teacher Association sponsored a crafts and hobby show. There were 148 pupils participating with a variety of entries. The winn...

Date: 1928 ca.

Description: Advertisement celebrating 100 years of International Harvester history. Features inset drawings of McCormick's first reaper in 1831 and "Harvester's first...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Hand-colored drawing on beige tissue mounted on green cardboard, of a design for a pendant. A large, tear drop shaped smooth red stone hangs from a short c...

Date: 1949-03-23 

Description: Madison streets, Myrtle Street looking east, are being newly paved.

Photograph

Ski Jump

Date: 1915 

Description: Hand-colored lantern slide view of a ski jumper wearing #32 sailing off of the jump at Stoughton. Spectators watch from the base of the jump which is decor...

Date: 1949-10-21 

Description: Three actors in costume, portraying pre-Revolutionary New England characters in the drama, "The Devil's Disciple" by George Bernard Shaw.. The actors, part...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Outdoor portrait of a man posing standing. He is holding a cart made of a barrel with two large metal wheels. Identified as probably a pig swill cart. A do...

Photograph

Lindbergh Returns

Date: 1928 ca.

Description: Madison admirers gather around Charles Lindbergh upon his arrival in the city. This photograph is believed to have been taken in 1928 when Lindbergh return...

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