.

Date: 1928 

Description: Man pumps gas into an automobile at the Consolidated Boat Co. There is advertising for Coca-Cola, Baby Ruth, and Occident Flour on the side of the small fr...

Photograph

John A. Gronouski

Date:  

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of postmaster general John Gronouski.

Date: 1874 

Description: Bird's-eye map of Chippewa Falls.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: This maps is pen and pencil on tracing cloth and shows local streets, buildings, proposed and present branches of railroad track, and sewer and water lines...

Date: 1912 

Description: William Clifford and Ethel Grandin in 1860s or 1870s period costume. They are apparently being guarded by two U.S. Army soldiers in this scene still for "A...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk man and woman, the former posed sitting and the latter standing wearing a hat and shawl. She is holding his hat in front of h...

Date:  

Description: Informal outdoor group photograph of several Cudahy employees who were members of the United Packinghouse Workers of America Union.

Date: 1895-07 ca.

Description: Two men, W.M. Smith and W.H.D., rest on a large log over Little Bear Creek.

Date: 1844 

Description: Indians on horseback trying to kill a bear (Plate 19). "The preliminaries of the hunt for the Grizzly Bear having been settled in the manner described in t...

Date: 1832 

Description: Hand-drawn map in two parts of the route of Governor J.D. Doty. Probably made by Doty in 1832 as a result of his travels with Alexander J. Center.

Date: 1917 

Description: General line illustration of a Milwaukee corn binder. The text beneath the color illustration reads, "A Strong, Well-Balanced Machine. Light in Draft and...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the Massachusetts Cotton Mill buildings, including the cloth room and the boiler rooms.

Photograph

Yahara River

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: People rowing on the Yahara River on Madison's East Side. The malt house, 1603 Sherman Avenue, is visible in the background.

Photograph

Early Grain Binder

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Grain binder near a barn with an open door.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Aerial view of fields near neighborhoods.

Photograph

Madison Twins

Date: 1951-01-08 

Description: John and Mary Pavlak, 9-year-old twins of Mr. and Mrs. Ray Pavlak, pose near a fireplace with their dog, Queenie.

Photograph

Town View

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of the town and harbor with mountains across the water. Text on photograph reads, "One of the interesting old towns."

Date: 1950-04 

Description: A girl on a swing is the subject of photographers demonstrating a technique using high speed flash.

Date: 1932 

Description: Jack bartending at The Place.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down business-lined First Avenue. Pedestrians walk alongside the street. Text on photograph reads: "Looking Up First Avenue- Fairbanks, Alaska. In The...

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:

.
.