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Description: Shown are UW football alumni Eddie Cachems and A.F. "Norsky" Larson who played together in the backfield in 1898, 1899, 1900 and 1901. In their final year,...
Description: New officers of the auxiliary to the West Side Business Men's Association are shown. In front are Ethel Wood, vice-president, and Mrs. Ned Lawrence, presi...
Description: Portrait of Mrs. Comfort (?) seated in a chair.
Description: Dane County traffic officer John J. DeSmidt poses in front of police car.
Description: Exterior view of the State Capitol showing the South Wing and Capitol Park.
Description: Mona Osmundson, blue ribbon winner in preliminary judging at the Senior Style Review at the Dane County Junior Fair.
Description: RKO motion picture actress Raquel Torres christening the new model airplane manufactured in Madison by Orland Corben. Corben had flown the airplane that br...
Description: Kathleen Hall, 10, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John D. Hall of 4321 Hegg Avenue, creates a design with colored toothpicks as a summer project in answer to the...
Description: Tree branches and the shadows they create frame one of the wings of the Wisconsin State Capitol building.
Description: View of Wehmann's Travel Shop storefront at 508 State Street with a fire truck parked outside. The shop was destroyed by fire late Sunday night. The Univer...
Description: A map of the west part of the city of Madison, including University Heights and the Capitol Square.
Description: The 1959 Dane County Junior Fair dairy cattle show includes 577 entries. Shown unloading a trailer load of hay bought in by the Hope 4-H Club to feed his G...
Description: University of Wisconsin freshman Rosemary Bohl posing with eight of the Wisconsin Historical Museum's collection of fashion dolls depicting fashions from t...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: View looking west from the Wisconsin State Capitol dome.
Description: Cedric Parker, Capital Times reporter, gets his hair curled with a permanent wave machine attached to his hair, at Mrs. Wengel's Marinello Shop, 125 State...
Description: An unnamed Mendota patient (left) and Kenneth Smith (right), a theology student receiving 12 weeks of training at Mendota State Hospital for the Mentally I...
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: View down Monona Avenue, which is now Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard, toward Lake Monona.
Description: A Hoover Boat Company boat with fourteen Madison aldermen and their parties is taken on a tour of Lakes Mendota and Monona and the Yahara River.
Description: The winner of the March of Dimes Wheelchair race, in a close contest, is five-year-old Danny Maffet, son of Mr. and Mrs. David (Elizabeth) Maffett, 102 Sou...
Description: Group portrait of the members of the Quarter Century Club of the Kennedy-Mansfield division of Borden's. They were honored at the company's party at the Ho...
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