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Description: Pictured are newcomers to Madison, Mrs. John W. (Evelyn) Brown, 2643 Van Hise Avenue, and her six-month-old son, John Christian.
Description: Exterior view of main entrance of Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Description: Katherine Aurner (Mrs. Robert R Aurner), paints at her home studio located at 1029 Seminole Highway in Nakoma.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: This map of Madison is also a brochure of activities for vacationers in the area. The map includes indexes and some points of interest are shown pictoriall...
Description: Mrs. Richard H. (Barbara) MacLean sits in a chair for a portrait with her six-week-old daughter, Judith Louise. She is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jerome...
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: View from rocky shoreline of the launching of the "Monona-Mobile" (pontoon car) onto Lake Monona. The boat launch is on the left. "11248" is painted on the...
Description: Doctors and their wives are honored at the annual banquet of the Dane County Medical Assistants held at the Club Chanticleer. Shown (left to right) are Dr...
Description: Mrs. Edwin Burling is chairman of the Scandinavian Fair held at the Lake Edge Lutheran Church, Monona. Mrs. Burling is shown serving coffee from a copper k...
Description: Two couples pose and chat at the dance. They are E.A. King, Ragna King, Joanne Rothe, and Ernell Rothe.
Description: East High School play, "The Goose Hangs High." The production staff is shown setting up for a performance. Pictured left to right: Lois Shoemaker and Margo...
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: The Holy Redeemer Catholic Church and School, 126 (120) West Johnson Street.
Description: Exterior view of the hen house on the Elizabeth McCoy Syene Road farm. It was converted into a gift shop for the annual Altrusa club annual country fair.
Description: Rex Karney (left), associate editor of the Wisconsin State Journal (left), presents a check for $10,000 to Dr. W. D. Middleton for cancer research at the M...
Description: Thirteen year old Jane McElvain, the youngest member of the Mariner Senior Girl Scout program and an editorial writer for the Wisconsin State Journal Newsp...
Description: Mary Englehart, a member of the Silver Badgers 4-H Club, stands inside a barn with her Holstein heifer.
Description: Portrait of George M. "Soybean" Briggs, emeritus professor of agronomy at the University of Wisconsin. He was the first agronomist in the university's exte...
Description: Loading barrels into a Chicago and Northwestern Railroad car behind the Hess Barrel Company (cooperage) at about 1950 Atwood Avenue. Stacks of oak barrel...
Description: The Parlor from the Assembly Hall in the Wisconsin State Capitol.
Description: The moving of the Gates of Heaven Synagogue building from West Washington Avenue to James Madison Park.
Description: WHA studio with two women and two men around a microphone. In the background are (probably) Dan Frediani, the sound effects man, and Don Voegeli at the or...
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