Date: 1944-07-01 

Description: Madison's first Austrailian war bride, Mrs. William R. Curkeet Jr., the former Bryony Helen Dutton, is shown on the right with her sister-in-law Mrs. Ralph...

Date: 1960-09-17 

Description: People from Mexico and their Madison area friends gather at the Truax Field Officer's Club to celebrate Mexico Independence Day. William Rosenbaum, a frequ...

Date: 1970 ca.

Description: Anti-war demonstrators wearing garrison style hats reading "Vietnam Vets For Peace" march in parade carrying American flags and placards while a large crow...

Date: 1949-08-18 

Description: View of the newly reconstructed East Washington Avenue, looking east at the 700 block.

Date: 1944-03-13 

Description: United States Senator Joseph H. Ball (R-Minn.), speaking at a luncheon for Republican Presidential Candidate Harold E. Stassen.

Date: 1952-05-09 

Description: University of Wisconsin vs. Ohio State Baseball game at Lowman Field. Badger Third Baseman Jack Baumgarten awaits the throw from the short-stop player as...

Date: 1953-11-02 

Description: A costumed woman from Mexico discusses plans for the World Fellowship Dinner at the YWCA, located at 122 State Street, along with Jordan and Grace Hughes,...

Date: 1931-09-23 

Description: Group portrait of female officers in Wimodaughsis Club, wives, daughters and sisters of master Masons. Right to left?: President, Maude M. West; vice-pres...

Date: 1956-07-24 

Description: Arthur Roberts, Professor of Physics at Rochester University, demonstrates his other passion in life while seated at a piano. He is in Madison working on a...


Historical Society

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: A view of the State Historical Society from the Armory.

Date: 1958-12-13 

Description: Children and parents of the Madison Twin Club held their Christmas party in the Community Center. Shown (left to right) are Michael and Maurice Glynn, 14-y...

Date: 1950-05-03 

Description: The Reverend Charles R. Bell Jr., pastor of the First Baptist Church, is assisted by a group of church officials as he lays the cornerstone for the new bui...

Date: 1950-07-04 

Description: Mary Elolen Statz, Mary Jo Pankow, and Chester Rideout pose for a portrait in costume on their decorated bikes.

Date: 1947-12-17 

Description: Agnes Dooley, John Fahning, Joe Ann Higgins, Ben Prochaska, Mildred Leach, and Tom Maloney in formal dress standing next to a reindeer and Santa Claus deco...

Date: 1950-09-11 

Description: Frances Morrison's kindergarten pupils sit at a table on their first day of school at Longfellow. They are, from left to right, Bonnie Hammersley, Sandra F...

Date: 1964-07-03 

Description: Striking members of Meat Cutters Union Local 444 employed at Neesvig's Packing Co. picketing in front of the Park Motor Inn, a customer of the meat process...

Date: 1961-08-23 

Description: Phyllis Kaufman (left), Ruth Levey (center), and Mrs. Michael Sherman are shown rehearsing for a play to be presented at the Beth Israel sisterhood members...

Date: 1948-06-12 

Description: Dr. Sigfrid Prager, retiring conductor of the Madison Civic Symphony orchestra and Madison Civic Chorus, Farewell Dinner. Left to right are honoree Dr. Sig...


Adams Hall

Date: 1929 

Description: Exterior of University of Wisconsin-Madison dorm for men.

Date: 1960-12-12 

Description: Wisconsin High School football coach Hal Metzen presents the Gene Wheeler Memorial Trophy to Pete Heebink (right) as the Badger Prep's most valuable player...

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