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Date: 1887-10-09 

Description: Posed group portrait outdoors of members of the Rex Magnus Club and representatives of the “Press of the United States” whom they are entertaining.

Photograph

Milwaukee Streetcar

Date: 1905 

Description: A TMERL streetcar on the Delaware and Oakland line advertising special 1905 rates (25 for a dollar or 6 for 25 cents) and universal transfers.

Date: 1955-07-12 

Description: Tia Nelson, 11, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Russell Nelson, 3010 Oxford Road, dives into Lake Mendota. She was one of Madison's most outstanding young swimmer...

Date: 1970 ca.

Description: A large crowd participating in a demonstration against the war in Vietnam, as seen from the steps of the Wisconsin State Capitol looking down State Street...

Photograph

Steel Guitar Ace

Date:  date unknown

Description: Jack Penewell of Madison, originator of the twelve string Hawaiian guitar (or so his business card says), with another musician tentatively identified as T...

Date: 1952-12-14 

Description: An angel perches in an archway of the Wisconsin State Capitol, being watched by an assistant during the annual Christmas Pageant.

Date: 1844 

Description: A young woman looks out her arched window with a bird cage hanging outdoors.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: A large group of Russian soldiers are assembled and appear to be drilling within the center of a Russian town. Civilians stand off to the side observing th...

Date: 1948-03-01 

Description: Rosemary Schneider trys on a spring hat while admiring her reflection in a vanity mirror.

Date: 1939-12-23 

Description: Erich Zastrow dressed in a Santa Claus costume standing in the Krueger living room. He is holding a horn and a cane in his right hand and a sack filled wit...

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: Color lithograph on paper. "James A. Herne in his Great Play" upper left, title and director upper right. Scene from play with Martin and Nathaniel Berry c...

Photograph

First Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: First street lined with trees, storefronts, horse-drawn carts and pedestrians. Text on building reads: "Benton Co. Hdw.(Hardware) Co." Sign in window reads...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Sixth plate daguerreotype of an unidentified member of the Ingersoll family. The portrait is a half figure, front facing; the subject is seated with his ha...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Boys fish in a stream, with cattle, horses, a farmhouse and a barn in the background.

Date: 1958 

Description: Meeting of the 26th of July Movement in Oriente Province during the Cuban Revolution. Vilma Espin and Fidel Castro crouch over a map spread on the ground....

Drawing

Milking Time

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: A man sits on a stool while hand milking a Holstein cow in a stall in a red barn. He is wearing work clothes and a hat. A golden cow and a spotted brown co...

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Phillips Fire Historic Marker

Date: 1964-12-09 

Description: Mrs. James Sima, a child when the Phillips Fire of 1894 raged, standing next to the historical marker documenting the horrific fire.

Date: 1932-04-24 

Description: Orpheum and Capitol ushers relax at the Orpheum Theatre, 216 State Street, where "Tarzan the Ape Man" is showing, at a kickoff for the Milk Bottle Fund to...

Photograph

Masonic Hall

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Text: "Masonic Hall at the corner of College Avenue and Oneida Street; built in 1855 by Theodore Conkey, it burned in 1874. The Zuehlke Building was built...

Date: 1948-04-10 

Description: State Business and Professional Women's Club dinner at the Hotel Loraine, 123 West Washington Avenue, with officers Mrs. Martha Ann Hollenbeck, Green Bay,...

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