1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next 10
.

Historical Essay

Flapper Prom Dress

Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story

Evening gown worn by Edith Evelyn Nelson to the University of Wisconsin's Junior Prom, c. 1923. (Museum object #1969.147.2)

Photograph

Who's Who Club

Date: 1959-01-15 

Description: Guests at the Who's Who anniversary tea at the YWCA, 122 State Street include, left to right: Mrs. William Rouman, Mrs. Bruce Strong, and Charlene Meier.

Date: 1947-01 

Description: Wisconsin Council of Churches banquet, with two women and four men seated at the head table.

Date: 1947-02-20 

Description: Four Cub Scouts inspecting a hot dish at the first "Blue and Gold" Cub Scout banquet for Pack 302 at Randall School, 10 North Spooner Street. Left to right...

Date: 1959-02-05 

Description: Portrait of three attendees at the Dane County Medical Assistants' Bosses Night dinner. Seated at the table, left to right, are Dr. George Berglund, Nancy...

Date: 1957-01-22 

Description: The members of the committee for the annual Bosses' Night of the Insurance Women of Madison meet to make arrangements. Seated are Miss Maida Dunn; Miss Hel...

Date: 1959-02-07 

Description: Employees of J.H. Findorff and Son were entertained at a dinner party at the Club Chanticleer. Enjoying the company party were John Matthews, Ollie Norset...

Photograph

Hungarian Refugee

Date: 1957-02-23 

Description: Lasslo (Larry) Csukardy, a Hungarian refugee, receives the first Valentines of his life from Mrs. Don Andree on the left and Mary Natvig, a teacher at Semi...

Date: 1959-03-01 

Description: Guests at the Madison Elks lodge Past Exalted Rulers night shown (left to right) include John Nordby, William Ragatz, Charles Russell, and Ed Dowdle.

Date: 1958-02-22 

Description: Two couples attending the Chameleon Dancing Club Party at Blackhawk Country Club are, left to right, James and Beverly White and Mrs. and Mrs. Kieth Peders...

Date: 1964-06-02 

Description: New officers of the Who's New club are shown at the spring luncheon at Maple Bluff Country Club. L to R: Peggy Snodgrass, secretary; Frances Barnes, assis...

Date: 1958-01-29 

Description: Attending a dinner dance for members of the Dane County Bar Association and their wives are, standing from left to right, Elenor Bjork, Louise Brown, and C...

Date: 1959-05-14 

Description: Six women dressed in Hawaiian muu-muus gather for the spring luncheon of the Daughters of the Nile. Seated is Mrs. Thomas Pleuss of Edgerton. Standing, lef...

Photograph

National Baby Week

Date: 1950-04-26 

Description: Ann, age 14 months, and Kenneth, three years, children of Dr. Kenneth and Kathleen Lemmer of 111 Virginia Terrace, pose for a portrait in their home. The p...

Date: 1958-12-13 

Description: The Madison Twin Club held its Christmas party at the Madison Community Center. Shown (left to right) are Bonnie and Beth Jones, 11-year-old twin daughters...

Date: 1952-05-30 

Description: Members of the Women's Relief Corps scattered flowers on the waters of Lake Mendota in honor of Navy and Air Force dead as part of Memorial Day services in...

Date: 1918-08 

Description: Excavation site of two graves discovered on Bascom Hill during preparation for placement of the Abraham Lincoln monument circle. The legs and shoes of a ma...

Date: 1952-04-23 

Description: Five naval officers' wives making plans for the May dinner dance of the Naval Officers' and Wives' Club. Seated, left to right, are: Mrs. A.F. (Emily A.) A...

Date: 1952-12-23 

Description: Over 2,000 children at two state institutions will receive gifts donated by state employees and displayed under the Christmas tree in the State Capitol. Th...

Date: 1888-07-04 before

Description: Exterior and interior of a menu from the Park Hotel with a deep blue striped border and perforated accent edging.

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next 10

Have Questions?

If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.

Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:

.
.