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Date: 1944-12-06 

Description: Christmas shoppers cross the the corner of King Street on the Capitol Square in front of Kresge's, 25-27 East Main Street.

Date: 1958-12-07 

Description: A stubborn fire smoldered in the walls of the Kindschi Leather Company, 120 South Pinckney Street. The 80-year-old building, known as the Burrows building,...

Date: 1957-09-25 

Description: The Zimmerman twins, Lettie and Lloyd, celebrated their 11th birthday with 54 friends and 12 teachers at Lincoln School. From left to right are friends Lyl...


Barbershop Quartet

Date: 1947-01 

Description: Group portrait of a high school barbershop quartet.

Date: 1945-01-18 

Description: The Fraternal Order of Eagles drill team in costume.


Elks Youth Dance

Date: 1958-12-26 

Description: A record number of 216 youths attended the third annual holiday formal held for teenage sons and daughters of Elks Club members and their guests. Roger Hol...

Date: 1948-08-18 

Description: Donn Frey, Barbara Becker, and Claire Engelhardt, three freshmen students on a campus tour led by Jack Padgham, upperclassman and sub-chairman of orientati...

Date: 1944-10-05 

Description: Captain Harry Dyer, age 80, admiring his model log raft and steam boat in his basement workshop. For 20 years he was a raft boat mate. He left the river in...

Date: 1944-04-29 

Description: Jerry Vetter, West High School track star, has cleared 11 feet 7 inches in the pole vault and 21 1/2 inches in the broad jump.

Date: 1956-08-05 

Description: Portrait of Dr. Peter and Cora Barsness. The couple is celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary.


New Teachers

Date: 1953-09-22 

Description: New home economics teachers at West High School Jeane Schwartz and Patricia Weege (center) are shown with pupils Pamla Wobig (left) and Carla Tande; they a...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Aquatic Bird and Fish Aquarium Building at the Henry Vilas Zoo (Vilas Park Zoo), designed by architects Claude and Starck and built in 1915.

Date: 1941-12 

Description: Six men stand behind a desk piled with fifteen dressed and wrapped turkeys.

Date: 1948 ca.

Description: Exterior of house at 4 West Johnson Street with car parked in front.

Date: 1960-01-13 

Description: The annual scholarship award of the Madison Pharmacists Women's Club was presented to Margaret Korn, left, Winneconne, a junior in pharmacy at the Universi...


Open Casket

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Open casket of a young bearded and moustached man outdoors. There is a canvas covering used as a backdrop.

Date: 1959-09-26 

Description: Eight new inductees of the University of Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame were honored at half time during the W Club Day football game. They include Tom Jo...

Date: 1954-08-03 

Description: Boys ride in a pony cart at the Franklin School playground. Seated left to right: Harry Culp, Daniel Triggs, Jeff Engelberger, and Enoch Sherman. Two unid...

Date: 1951-11-10 

Description: Wisconsin's Don Voss (#90) leaps to block a pass by Penn State's quarterback Jerry Robinson (#15) in their football game at Camp Randall stadium.

Date: 1950-03-09 

Description: The dining room at the Wisconsin Governor's Residence with its scenic wallpaper is one of the loveliest rooms in the house. The rich antique blue of the ru...

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