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Date: 1958-01-03 

Description: Plans are being completed for the organization of a Women's Auxiliary to the Dane County Bar Association. Wives of the lawyers will make up the membership....

Date: 1959-04-27 

Description: Members of the Madison American Legion four-man rifle team are shown with their rifles. They were recently declared the winner of the state contest held at...

Date: 1968 

Description: At the center of the photograph, in hat, is Manuel Salas. One is Father Michael Garrigan, dressed in black. Chuck Miller is shown at left, and Father Mich...

Photograph

City Hall

Date: 1929 

Description: View from street of City Hall building on a corner. There are garages in the back on the left. On the corner there is a stop sign, a Hwy 51 signpost, and a...

Date: 1950-05-14 

Description: Portrait of Francis Garrity, Jefferson County district attorney and president of the Wisconsin District Attorneys Association. He is being urged to run for...

Date: 1962 ca.

Description: Slightly elevated view from lawn of a large crowd of African American men and women walking down a sidewalk. Cars are driving along the tree-lined road on...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A well-dressed man in the seat of a McCormick Auto-Mower, possibly at the Paris Exposition. The experimental machine is thought by some to be the first gas...

Photograph

4-H Club Week

Date: 1949-02-26 

Description: Mary Englehart, a member of the Silver Badgers 4-H Club, stands inside a barn with her Holstein heifer.

Photograph

East Wilson Street

Date: 1946-01-08 

Description: View down middle of East Wilson Street at the center of South Hancock looking Northeast, taken at site of Reynolds Bus accident. Businesses shown include D...

Date: 1943 

Description: A man standing behind a house uses a hoe to loosen dirt for garden rows.

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: Copy photograph of a Ho-Chunk man, Jim Swallow, in regalia posed standing and holding a bow in front of cloth barriers or tents. From a powwow group from t...

Book or Pamphlet

Anti-Communist Literature

Date: 1953 after

Description: "It Can Happen Here", a pamphlet distributed by the Christian Anti-Communism Crusade. The CACC was founded by Fred C. Schwartz in 1953, the peak of the an...

Date: 1966-07-24 

Description: Elevated view of small town. A Lake Wisconsin is visible beyond the town limits.

Date: 1944-11-11 

Description: Group portrait of three members of the Zonta International Club, a classified service club for executive women, taken at an inter-city meeting held at the...

Date: 1953 

Description: Portrait of Gertrude Lamb, newly appointed president of Dane County Women's Republican Club.

Photograph

Security State Bank

Date: 1948-07-07 

Description: Alf Peterson, vice president of Security State Bank, standing at the open door of the bank's new vault at 1965 Atwood Avenue.

Date: 1920 

Description: Portrait of Iva and Otto Rindlisbacher standing with various musical instruments. Otto is in Swiss costume.

Date: 1950-08-16 

Description: Four Madison high school graduates awarded University of Wisconsin music scholarships at the Summer Music Clinic pose against a wood-paneled wall for a por...

Date: 1944 

Description: Two U.S. Marines using an International TD-9 diesel TracTracTor (crawler tractor) and bulldozer to search for Japanese soldiers on Namur, Kwajalein Atoll,...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A sign on a fence declaring that the farm's oats were left untreated for smut. The sign reads, "The oats on this farm were not treated for smut. The loss...

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