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Photograph

Tripp Hall

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Entrance to Tripp Hall, a men's dormitory, on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Martha and Notley Henderson with their three children. The Hendersons were early African American settler...

Date: 1957-02-15 

Description: Pat Pidcoe, medical secretary, sets the table for a dinner party.

Date: 1900 

Description: Panoramic view of University of Wisconsin-Madison campus, with the Wisconsin State Historical Library, old Y.M.C.A., and Armory (Red Gym or Old Red). The b...

Date:  

Description: The sprinkling filters under construction at the sewage disposal plant.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of a full-length studio portrait of a nun, one young man and five young women in front of a painted backdrop. The children are all ho...

Date: 1948 ca.

Description: Exterior view of a large house, 312 Wisconsin Avenue. Owned at one time by Joseph M. Boyd.

Photograph

Clothing Drive

Date:  

Description: Junior Chamber of Commerce Auxiliary members (Mrs. Darleen Maddrell, Mrs. Meta Thompson, and Mrs. Ruby Zein) help at a clothes drive at Washington School,...

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Madison Free Library, 206 North Carroll Street. Taken in winter, there is snow visible on the grounds surrounding the library. The library was built with...

Date: 1948-03-04 

Description: Corner window display featuring Zenith Radios and station WIBA advertising the new FM broadcasting service.

Photograph

Masonic Temple

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Masonic Temple, lodge room number 2.

Date: 1959-01-06 

Description: Mrs. Frederic E. Mohs (left), Mrs. Carl Dutton, Mrs. A.R. Curreri, Mrs. Alfred J. Stamm, and Mrs. Virgil E. Herrick prepare Norwegian dolls to decorate the...

Date: 1946-07-02 

Description: Experimental model steam car, taken from right side, for the Keen Manufacturing Company, 2661 East Washington Avenue.

Poster

Wanted Poster

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A paste-up of a wanted poster created to identify Frank Lambert and his aliases and crimes. A series of 14 poses of Lambert dressed in a suit and hat, smok...

Date: 1960-04-18 

Description: Six high school girls planning to attend the Inter-Sorority Council dance to raise money for charity. Left to right are Kay Hoebel, Sharon Reynolds, Ann Ha...

Date: 1953-11-02 

Description: The Business Women's Bowling league staged its first annual dress up bowling session at the Plaza Alleys. Bowler Mae Schaefer dresses as a Halloween witch...

Date: 1975 

Description: Aerial view of the Capitol Square.

Date: 1960-01-30 

Description: Portrait of Madison East High School city 112-pound wrestling champion Chuck Spilde, who won his third straight title.

Map or Atlas

City of Madison

Date: 1971 

Description: This map shows streets, highways, railroads, parks, colleges, cemeteries, county clubs, University of Wisconsin, Truax Field, Middleton, Shorewood Hills, M...

Photograph

Ingeborg Sidwell

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Ingeborg Sidwell wearing a patterned scarf, tied under her chin, a dark coat and eyeglasses. In 1943, she was working at the Wis...

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