Surgical Tools

Date: 1927 after

Description: Surgical instruments on display at the Wisconsin Historical Museum.

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: Card from Madison Dry League pledging support to those who seek to eliminate saloons in the city of Madison. The organization's slogan was, "A happy, sober...

Date: 1944-11-23 

Description: Ten individual portraits of University of Wisconsin football players each standing on a Toledo No-Springs scale. Included are: Joe Campbell, John Davey,...

Date: 1959-06-20 

Description: The Wisconsin rowing team returns to Madison with the Intercollegiate Rowing Association (IRA) trophy from the IRA varsity rowing event. Shown (left to rig...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: This manuscript blueprint map shows building outlines in vicinity of North Hall and Science Hall, retaining walls, and walkways.

Date: 1945 

Description: Aerial view of married student housing located next to the baseball field near Camp Randall stadium and the Field House.


Toledo Scale

Date: 1928-05-22 

Description: Toledo scale in use at the University of Wisconsin Genetics barn.

Date: 1948-05-29 

Description: Wisconsin Centennial Parade. The City of Stoughton float depicts it as "the Wagon City." The Wisconsin State Capitol is in the background.

Date: 1927-08-22 

Description: Crowd greeting the "Spirit of St. Louis" when Charles Lindbergh flew to Madison on August 22, 1927. The crowd at Pennco Field (Royal Airport)was so large...

Date: 1954-06-11 

Description: Group portrait of the St. Raphael's graduating eighth grade class with a priest and a nun.

Date: 1960-10-04 

Description: Arlene Noyes, chairman of the old Rectory estate sales and services committee of Grace Episcopal Church and the Rev. Paul Hoornstra, rector of the church,...

Date: 1948-06-23 

Description: Clarence Lester, Mrs. Arthur (Agnes) Peabody, and the Reverend Edward Potter Sabin, admiring a bronze memorial plaque commemorating the first vestry and fo...

Date: 1952-03-11 

Description: Mrs. Doris Grove is shown handing a Red Cross information card to her son, LT. James Grove. Mrs. Grove is one of twelve graduates of the first class of so...

Date: 1933-09-22 

Description: Ruth L. Brissee holding a rifle, standing with her dog in a garden at 2437 Fox Avenue. At age 15 she is the youngest huntress in Dane County.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Nurse with a young girl patient and a container of blood.



Date: 1929-07-30 

Description: A man reads a scale at the University of Wisconsin engineering building.

Date: 1956-01-27 

Description: Mrs. William (Lois) Bjerk of 4110 Winnemac Avenue is co-chairman of a dance, with hats to depict the breadwinner's occupation, to be held at the Club Chant...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Row of dairy cows on exhibit at the University of Wisconsin.

Date: 1952-10-25 

Description: Outdoor group portrait of the West High football team in uniform with their coaching staff.

Date: 1956-02-08 

Description: Santos Zingale, assistant professor of art education at the UW, and Louise Langer, wife of Prof. Rudolph Langer, owner of the collection, attend an exhibi...

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