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Date: 2008 

Description: Located at 109 North Center Avenue, this service station was built by Sylvester "Sal" Spangler.

Date: 1912 

Description: The farmer's wife (played by an unidentified actress) and hired hand (Owen Moore) cower as Betty the cook (Florence Lawrence) threatens to dose the wife wi...

Date: 1935-11-02 before

Description: Front cover and menu page from a luncheon given by Wu Te-chen, Mayor of Shanghai and his wife in honor of the American Congressional Delegation, with cross...

Photograph

July 4th Fireworks

Date: 1952-07-04 

Description: July 4th fireworks at Vilas Park.

Date: 1956-10-06 

Description: Atty. Gen. Vernon W. Thomson, GOP gubernatorial candidate, poses with his long-time friend, movie and television actor Dennis Morgan. Morgan was one of the...

Date:  

Description: Studio portrait of two girls and a boy posed with a swing in front of a painted backdrop. One girl sitting on the swing, one girl sitting on the ground, an...

Drawing

Milwaukee River

Date: 1874 

Description: Milwaukee River near the Milwaukee settlement. People are depicted doing work in boats along the shore. Original is a pen and ink drawing, presumably made...

Photograph

Logs at Sawmill

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Exterior view of an International Harvester sawmill, with logs stacked on railroad cars on a railroad track.

Date: 1961-04-20 

Description: Leaders of the Milwaukee Diocese of the Episcopal Church and the Madison Churchmen's organization are shown at the Northwest Convocation of the organizatio...

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: An unsuccessful test of Glenn Curtiss' hydroplane in San Diego Bay. The pilot about to be rescued is thought to be Milwaukee's John Kaminski.

Date: 1914 

Description: A 1914 Ford truck, the truck body was produced by the W.S. Seaman Company.

Photograph

New Brundage Home

Date: 1935 

Description: Brundage family in their new home after resettlement with assistance of United States Resettlement Administration. From left to right: Walter, Marvin (4),...

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Man using a McCormick Farmall H tractor with a forward-mounted cotton planter to work in a field. The original caption reads: "'Flat' planting with HM-278...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Nashotah Mission, Blue House and Red House. The Blue House (right) was the first building of the mission, built in 1842. The Red House was built in 1843 fo...

Date: 1949-02-22 

Description: Assistant Fire Chief Sebastian C.A. Ratcliffe shaking hands with three fire fighters with whom he has teamed to fight many fires in Madison. The photograph...

Photograph

Freedom Day

Date: 1964-02-28 

Description: Civil rights activities near the Canton, Mississippi courthouse. Two police officers are pictured holding shot guns and carrying bags of tear gas equipment...

Date: 1847 ca.

Description: This hand-colored map shows area north and west of Wisconsin River and south and east of Saint Louis and upper Mississippi Rivers.

Photograph

Ice Gorge

Date:  

Description: View of logs and ice in the river, probably the Ice Gorge of 1876.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of a cable ferry in the Cuyahoga River. A man and several chairs can be seen on the ferry. A rocky pass can be seen down the river. Writing on photogr...

Date: 1960-10-20 

Description: Nakoma School plans to host a Bloodmobile drive. Shown standing (from left to right) are Mrs. Gerald Kring, Midvale Baptist Church blood drive chairman; Re...

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