.

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: Exterior of the house at 1509 Hooker Avenue shortly after construction. The house was built by Willard Droster.

Photograph

Randall Home

Date: 1925 

Description: Exterior view of the Randall home.

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Taliesin I courtyard showing the trellis, plants, and rubble stone fireplace outside the workroom. The independent apartment entrance is at the left.

Date: 1952-12-18 

Description: Nakoma Elementary School children stand around a punch bowl at a holiday party sponsored by the Nakoma Welfare League. League member Wilmer Ragatz, left,...

Date: 1915 

Description: Former President Theodore Roosevelt with pilot Art Smith and his Curtiss Pusher at the Panama Pacific International Exposition.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Two men and a woman sit and stand around a table inside the Ridgell Drug Company and ice cream parlor. Several display cases are arranged behind them and...

Photograph

Central Farm

Date: 1919 

Description: Weathered farm buildings stand beside a dirt road. Behind the buildings, the orchard is in bloom.

Date: 1961-09-18 ca.

Description: Concrete sculpture museum. Caption on negative jacket reads, "Fred Smith's Concrete Museum. Mr. Smith builds these figures of wooden armature covered with...

Date: 1942-11-01 

Description: War correspondents, whose typewriters and cameras keep the world informed of action in New Guinea (present day Papua New Guinea), live together in a large...

Date: 1917-08 

Description: Colorized postcard of a rural scene. A dirt path winds through the forest and a pond or stream can be seen in the lower right corner. Text above reads, "A...

Date: 1948 

Description: Three men stack bales of sisal fiber. Original caption reads: "Storing the Sisal fiber at the McCormick Twine Mill."

Date: 1917 

Description: Snapshot of J. Searle Dawley, Walter Hiers, and Billie Burke riding on top of a New York bus. Dawley is on the far left. Hiers sits next to Burke. An unkno...

Date: 1945-05-07 

Description: Tom Miller, of 1815 Vilas Avenue, a newsboy for the "Wisconsin State Journal", selling an "extra" edition of the newspaper to Sgt. Ralph Jacobson, announci...

Date: 1953-08-11 

Description: Portrait of supporters of the recently incorporated Madison Art Foundation. Philip Falk (left), superintendent of Madison schools, shows a piece of artwork...

Photograph

Public School

Date: 1926 

Description: Public school and grounds. There is a slide on the lawn on the right. A dirt path leads up to the stairs to the entrance.

Date: 1944 

Description: Factory worker wearing a protective mask working on an engine cowling for a Curtiss-Wright C-46 Commando cargo plane at International Harvester's Auburn Wo...

Date: 1950-10-20 

Description: Mrs. Ruben (Nettie) Sy, left, social chairman of the Shorewood Community League party, converses with Mr. and Mrs. William (Katherine) Muehl at the League'...

Date: 1932-05-20 

Description: Fanchon & Marco showgirls with straw hats at Karsten's clothing store.

Date: 1947-02-14 

Description: Portrait of Vernon Thomson, Republican member, State Assembly representative from Richland Center, Wisconsin. Mr. Thomson was Attorney General 1955 - 1957...

Date: 1923 ca.

Description: Aerial view of the University of Wisconsin campus shows from west to east the Agricultural Hall, Observatory Hall and the Wisconsin Historical Society with...

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:

.
.