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Date: 1939-04-26 

Description: Female factory workers at the McCormick Twine Mill use the twine balling machines and package completed balls of twine from off a conveyor.

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: Triptych of the living room fireplace at Taliesin, the home of Frank Lloyd Wright. A built-in bookshelf and bench are to the left of the fireplace. The t...

Postcard

Greetings

Date: 1908 

Description: Holiday postcard with a girl peering through a wreath of holly. Her coat, mittens, hat and boots are light blue. She has a fur muff with holly in it hangin...

Photograph

Madison Visitors

Date: 1948-09-14 

Description: From the left is Caryl Kennedy Benish (Mrs. George A.), San Pedro, California, with her son Robert, visiting with her lifelong friend Jane Weston Johnson (...

Date: 1908-07 

Description: View of a levee, with buildings on the left.

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: Commemorating one hundred years of Norwegian independence at a Syttende Mai (May 17th) celebration. An automobile with four people is decorated with a Norw...

Date: 1947-01 

Description: Joseph W. Jackson (Col. Bud), executive director of the Madison and Wisconsin Foundation, stands next to a map of the isthmus.

Photograph

Harding Mills

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: By 1919, the Washoe Reduction Works at Harding Mills could boast that its 585-foot smokestack was the tallest masonry structure in the world and that the s...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: A man stands in front of an International Model F (or 31) truck loaded with a variety of household items, including a metal washtub and wooden sled.

Date: 1949-08-05 

Description: Group portrait of the championship winning Mallatt Drugs junior boys baseball team. First row from left are Jim Mahoney, Bob Walsh, Phil Green, Bill Mallat...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Two women filling wooden buckets in a courtyard. Both women are wearing kimonos.

Photograph

Hobbins House

Date: 1948 

Description: The Louis Hobbins house, 423 North Carroll Street.

Photograph

Prairie Breaker

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Side view of a Prairie Breaker plow [breaking plow] against a black backdrop. Two parts of the plow are labeled as "A" and "B."

Date: 1906 

Description: This map shows streets, railroads, land use, public buildings, commercial businesses, and the Menominee River. Depths are shown by gradient tints and sound...

Postcard

College Avenue

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A view of College Avenue, looking west.

Date: 1960-08-13 

Description: Russian delegates to the seventh International Soil Science Congress are greeted at Truax Municipal Airport. Ann Borland (left), Miss Madison, greets Mrs....

Date: 1968-08-14 

Description: A group of children are holding up hand-made signs, demonstrating for "Snoopy for President." Several children are wearing Peanuts tee-shirts and sweatshir...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View down Main Street with multiple two-storied businesses, and a gazebo.

Date: 1948-12-14 

Description: Group of seven young women who are sponsoring a benefit dance for the Empty Stocking fund. Pictured, left to right, are: Mrs. E.H. (Joyce) Sticha, Mrs. Mar...

Date: 1947-02-06 

Description: Virgil H. Titus, watchmaker, 201 Dean Avenue, poses with the tools of his trade.

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