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Photograph

Opti-Mrs. Luncheon

Date: 1957-07-11 

Description: Ruth Klose, Margaret Heberlein, Hilda Gay, Grace McDonald, and Eunice Eikel attend a luncheon meeting of the Opti-Mrs. Club at Kennedy Manor.

Date: 1948 ca.

Description: View from Bascom Hill of Memorial Union Theater on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Park Street is on the right, and in the background is Lake M...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Sid standing and carving the sculpture of a woman's torso "Biomorphic Female Abstract in Pink" with a hammer and a chisel in his backyard.

Date: 1941 ca.

Description: Loretta Falci (Lorenzina Fiocco Falci), an Italian woman, preparing sarsa, tomato paste, on boards on the porch of her home, 622 Milton Street. Milton Stre...

Date: 1954 ca.

Description: View of Capitol Square and its surrounding buildings. To the left is the Washington Building located on the site of the old "Journal Block" and on the righ...

Date: 1929-05-05 

Description: View of a bulb garden in front of a house near Lake Mendota. The far shoreline is in the background. The words "Bird Haven" are written in ink at the botto...

Date: 1948-12-11 

Description: Bishop William P. O'Connor is laying the cornerstone for Our Lady Queen of Peace church and school. Flanking him are, left to right, the Very Rev. Edward N...

Date: 1936-07-19 

Description: Eldon Raemisch, age 14, in his championship car, No. 32. The Madison Soap Box Derby was held on Wilson Street in 1936. Eldon's car was the heaviest...

Date: 1958-01-20 

Description: S. Janice Kee (left), secretary of the Wisconsin Free Library commission, gives some suggestions to Russell L. Davis, the new library director in Utah.

Date: 1946-10-29 

Description: Interior of Holmes Tire and Supply Company, 431 West Main Street. View of the recapping department with two workers, equipment, and many tires of different...

Photograph

Bascom Hall

Date: 1916-10-10 

Description: View from distance of Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) dome burning on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Smoke is billowing out from the building...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from shoreline of unidentified steamboat tied up to a dock on the lake.

Date: 1887-10-09 

Description: Posed group portrait outdoors of members of the Rex Magnus Club and representatives of the “Press of the United States” whom they are entertaining.

Date: 1953-06-28 

Description: Winkie, the Vilas Park elephant, attends a celebration of her third birthday. Attendants accompanying Winkie are Tom Frisch, extreme left; Zoo director Ha...

Photograph

Talking Dog

Date: 1954-01-07 

Description: Sandy the talking dog is shown with his owner Lillian (Mrs. Charles) Bran.

Date: 1960-05-14 

Description: Sophomore Neil Fleming from Marshfield smashes across the Alumni goal line in the fourth quarter of the UW Varsity-Alumni football game.

Photograph

University Heights

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Elevated view from Summit Avenue looking east over University Heights and the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Date: 1952-03-22 

Description: Group portrait of the Milwaukee South Division High School wrestling team, winners of the WIAA State Wrestling Tournament. Team members include Len Krzykow...

Date: 1959-05-12 

Description: Among the attendees at the 50th anniversary meeting of the Dane County chapter of the American Red Cross are, left to right, Ruth Meloy; Ferdinand A. Mack,...

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: An elevated view of the West Washington Avenue and Regent Street intersection, looking northwest.

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