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Date: 1944-11-11 

Description: The window of Rennebohm's Drugstore #2, 204 State Street, displaying Santa Claus and an array of stuffed animal toys, mainly Teddy bears.

Date: 1954-11-09 

Description: Marie Frost advises her daughter, Mary, as to the appropriate dress for a party, following the "Madison High School Party Code."

Photograph

John Cato, Shriner

Date:  date unknown

Description: Waist-up profile portrait of John Cato, a Shriner, seated in Sid Boyum's kitchen. Cato is wearing a top hat, Shriner medallions, and a collar.

Date: 1931-12-12 

Description: Phi Sigma Delta Christmas formal in the Crystal Ballroom at the Loraine Hotel, 119 West Washington Avenue.

Date: 1891-11-05 before

Description: Front cover and menu page of the third annual banquet of the Alpha Iota of Chi Psi fraternity at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. On the cover is a por...

Date: 1949-02-12 

Description: Harlan Nicholls, president of the Four Lakes Boy Scout council, is shown, left, as he presents a birthday cake to Chief Justice Marvin Rosenberry in observ...

Date: 1960-04-06 

Description: A man (Henry Derleth) wears an overcoat while posed on the middle of the boarding stairway attached to a partially visible passenger airliner. The original...

Date: 1921 

Description: Governor John J. Blaine (left) shakes the hand of a woman surrounded by other women of who have come to see the governor sign the Women's Rights Bill. The...

Historical Essay

Silver Wedding Presents

Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story

Silver ladle and spoon given to Syndonia (Hobbins) Jackson of Madison, Wisconsin as a wedding present, 1872. (Museum object #1955.304,A)

Photograph

Mr. Henry J. Napper

Date: 1945-03-08 

Description: Portrait of Henry J. Napper, 2127 Kendall Avenue, in his grocery store at 2532 Monroe Street. Mr. Napper, who has been in the grocery business for 50 year...

Date: 1964-07-04 

Description: Three children, and a toddler in a stroller, pose at the edge of the street in front of the Faber home at 5706 Dogwood Place, Madison, Wisconsin. A decorat...

Photograph

Sigma Alpha Iota

Date: 1954-04-27 

Description: Irene Eastman, assistant professor in the UW music department, stands with a cake as she is being honored by alumnae and active members of Sigma Alpha Iota...

Date: 1959-07-12 

Description: Bishop William O'Connor hosts members of the Madison Diocesan Council of Catholic Women and their families. Mr. and Mrs. Walter Sheppard, from Palmyra, and...

Photograph

YWCA Benefit Tea

Date: 1956-03-25 

Description: Louise Troxell, honored guest of the YWCA Benefit Tea for internationally speaking University of Wisconsin foreign students, chats with two foreign student...

Date: 1961-02-13 

Description: Evangeline Purucker (left); Lois Johnson, fourth grade teacher at Hoyt School; Ralph Purucker; and Miss Murray, practice teacher at Hoyt, attend the Madiso...

Date: 1954-12-11 

Description: As part of the "doing for others" theme for the Christmas season, the children of Donald and Betty Stroud feed bread to the birds. The children include, fr...

Date: 1957-06-11 

Description: Scholarship committee member Mrs. Leona Roman (center) is shown with the co-chairmen of the spring banquet of the East Side Women's Club. Mrs. Ellen Rosten...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Sid sleeping on the floor near a desk in the darkroom at Gisholt with a cigar in his mouth. His legs are crossed and his head is resting on a cardboard box...

Date: 1953-06-16 

Description: A photographic tribute to Madison dads on Fathers Day includes a photograph of Madison City Engineer John G. Thompson and his three sons, Jim Thompson, Dou...

Date: 1947-02-01 

Description: John E. Skelton and Kathleen Hacker wedding ceremony at the altar of St. Raphael's Church, with the Rt. Reverend William Mahoney officiating, the maid of h...

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