Date: 1928 ca.

Description: A view of the interior, taken from the altar, looking out to the seating area. U.S. flags hang from the mezzanine seating area, which also houses the orga...

Date: 1952-07-29 

Description: Buick advertising sign in the first block of North Fairchild Street, uncovered by workers who removed another billboard that had covered the old sign.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: View across lawn looking down from hill towards a body of water, with a far shoreline in the distance. Treetops are further down the hill. There is a man w...


Fly Trap

Date: 1924 

Description: A wooden fly trap stands at the back entrance to the farmhouse of Professor Perry Holden.

Date: 1952-04-15 

Description: A second floor bedroom at the UW Chancellor's house, 130 N. Prospect Avenue, has windows that look out toward Lake Mendota. The house, built in 1912 for Jo...

Date: 2004 

Description: Jim and Donna Neitzel live on this farm at W2129 Hwy TW (Section 7). This barn has been in the Neitzel name for 100 years and will be deemed a Century Farm...

Date: 1958-12-13 

Description: Member of Zeta Beta Tau fraternity at the University of Wisconsin took some of their free time to paint and repair at the Atwood Avenue Community Center. C...

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Northern Hospital for the Insane.

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: Factory workers in the Paint Department of McCormick Works charge vehicles and pigment into large ball units.


Description: Vignetted carte-de-visite portrait of Cornelius N. Hoagland, surgeon, F & S, 71st Ohio Infantry.

Date: 1932 

Description: Menu for a dinner in honor of Dean Charles R. Bardeen, celebrating twenty-five years of his administration and the twenty-fifth anniversary of the founding...

Date: 1960-11 

Description: A man and two women fry fish for the St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church family-style fish fry.


Public School

Date:  date unknown

Description: A class of children and a teacher pose outside the school building in the winter.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: The West Madison Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul railroad station, with train cars on the tracks. An automobile on West Washington Avenue crosses the tra...

Date: 1970 ca.

Description: Poster announcing the opening of the Drug Information Center near the University of Wisconsin-Madison's campus at 420 Lake Street. Featuring a hand-drawn d...


Portrait of a Woman

Date: 1840 ca.

Description: Head and shoulders portrait, possibly of Jane Fisher Rolette Dousman, wife of Hercules Dousman and mother of H. Louis Dousman. The photograph has been enh...

Date: 1888 ca.

Description: Emma Seipp, third from left in second row, poses with eight other young women against a carved studio prop and painted backdrop. Two of the other women, Em...


Lawn Decoration

Date: 1961 

Description: Homemade decorative star wheel set curbside. The object consists of an assortment of pottery sherds and other discarded bits set in cement within a circula...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A woman photographer catches reflections of herself, a young girl and a woman in a bedroom bureau mirror.

Date: 1950-11-14 

Description: Alumnae of Sigma Alpha Iota music sorority, members of the arrangements committee for the Founder's day twilight musicale, gather around a piano for a grou...

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