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Date: 1959-05-02 

Description: A groundbreaking ceremony for a new building for CUNA Mutual Insurance Society takes place at the corner of Mineral Point Road and Rosa Road. Left to right...

Photograph

Conklin Ice House

Date: 1912 

Description: Men harvesting ice at the Conklin Ice House on Lake Mendota. The men are using pike poles to slide the blocks to the conveyor and U-shaped tools to split...

Date: 1950-06-26 

Description: Children are entertained by marionettes at the sorority marionette show and tea party at the Edgewater Hotel.

Date: 1954-10-26 

Description: Lucia Leach knits in her home prior to a University of Wisconsin pregame party. She will be serving baked ham, scalloped potatoes, a green salad, rye bread...

Date: 1946-10-17 

Description: Harry B. Haley (right) bought the diamond pin and 662 jewel bracelet held by George H. Brown, chief deputy U.S. Marshal for the Western Wisconsin District...

Photograph

Bascom Hill

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Elavated view across Bascom Hill on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus, with tree-lined paths. Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) is on top of the hi...

Date: 1949-11-07 

Description: Robert Higgins, assistant caretaker of Holy Cross cemetery, is shown attempting to repair the damage caused by vandals. About 12 small monuments near the...

Photograph

Haywood Family

Date: 1956-02-15 

Description: Myrtle Haywood and her 6-month old son, Skip, pose for a happy picture after she recovered from cataract surgery and the baby recovered from prickly heat a...

Date: 1960-03-07 

Description: Wisconsin's Howard McCaffery (right) and Don Cruce of Ohio State in their Thursday bout during the NCAA boxing tournament at the University of Wisconsin fi...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of two women standing on either side of a man wearing a hat. Both woman are wearing dresses, and the woman o...

Map or Atlas

Verona Township Map

Date: 1911 

Description: A map of the township of Verona.

Date: 1950-11-24 

Description: Three men look at the millionth filter produced by the Research Products Corporation, located at 1015 East Main Street. They are, from left to right: R. E...

Photograph

Richard T. Ely Home

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: View of the Richard T. Ely home at 205 North Prospect Street. This house was designed by the Chicago architect Charles Sumner Frost and built by Richard &...

Date: 1933-10-05 

Description: Two Central High school football players, Captain of the team Bid Smith on the right, and an unknown is teammate on the left, pose for a portrait on the...

Date: 1949-09-30 

Description: Seven Madison girls sit on the steps to an ivy-colored building with the active president of the Omicron chapter of the Zeta Phi Eta national speech arts s...

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Description: Christmas tree and costume exhibit in the first floor lobby of the State Historical Society building. The view, based on identification in the floor mosai...

Photograph

Philip Plath

Date: 1953-06-11 

Description: Portrait of Philip Plath. Plath sold his business property, Plath Motor Sales at 1033 East Washington Avenue, to Gillespie-Blumer Motors, Inc., and joined...

Date: 1959-05-14 

Description: Six women dressed in Hawaiian muu-muus gather for the spring luncheon of the Daughters of the Nile. Seated is Mrs. Thomas Pleuss of Edgerton. Standing, lef...

Date: 1952-03-17 ca.

Description: Owen D. Lattimore speaking to an audience. Although the photograph is not identified, it was undoubtedly taken at an appearance at the University Union Th...

Date: 1955-06-08 

Description: Beulah Van Eschen, incoming president, and Marvel Risberg, toastmistress, attend the East Side Women's Club spring banquet with Hazel Van Wagenen, principa...

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