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Description: Detail of "Resources of Wisconsin", painted by Edwin Howland Blashfield, inside the Wisconsin State Capitol. A woman is depicted holding a bunch of grape...
Date: 1973 before
Description: The G.A.R. Memorial Hall on Monona Avenue.
Description: Two instructors, Beatrice and Leon Lamoreux, teaching Naval students telegraphy at the U.S. Naval Training School (Radio).
Date: 1958 ca.
Description: Exterior of main entrance of Memorial Union on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Date: 1951-11 ca.
Description: State Historical Society employee Joyce Hancock examines a replica of Cyrus McCormick's first reaper.
Description: Youth from Bethel Lutheran Church wait at the train station. Fifty-five youth from Bethel were going to San Francisco to attend the week-long biennial conv...
Description: About 100 persons gather to honor Irene Sonnenburg, right, who will retire after teaching at Nichols School for 18 years. Among them are, left to right, K...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: This map features a legend of highways, railroads, parks, and service stations. The cover and inside of he map features pictures of attractions in Madison...
Description: Stephanie Foster models a sable brown moire taffeta cocktail dress, styled with a bubble skirt and elbow length gloves.
Date: date unknown
Description: Sid, wearing an overcoat and a hat, is strolling along the Lake Monona shoreline with a cigar in his mouth. He is carrying a shovel over his right shoulder...
Description: Governor Walter Kohler signs into law the bill providing that the governor and the legislature shall review all public expenditures, including money from r...
Description: Wisconsin Halfback Harland Carl is shown about to break the tape in the 40-yard dash with Wisconsin Halfback Jerry Witt coming in second. Wisconsin beat No...
Description: Portrait of three Assembly Democratic leaders include, from left to right, Robert T. Huber, West Allis, speaker pro tem; Keith C. Hardie, Taylor, majority...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: The sculpture, "Genius of Wisconsin" by Helen Farnsworth Mears, displayed in the rotunda of the third Wisconsin State Capitol. On the right is a display ca...
Description: Monona Grove High School students Judy Dyson and Kent Toepfer rehearse for the musical comedy, "Call Me Madam."
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: View down a street in Sun Prairie, including a home, watertower, and church.
Description: Shown admiring the Wheeler Trophy, to be awarded to Wisconsin High School's most valuable football player, are (front row left to right) Coach Hal Metzen,...
Description: Action shot during the UW vs. Minnesota men's basketball game. Wisconsin player Tom Ward (51) is shown with the ball, preparing for a layup shot.
Description: Portrait of Ken Tewalt, the "Lubricare" technician at Caves Buick Company, 21 North Park Street.
Description: A benefit softball game was held for Louis (Corky) Meyers, center, of the Senate Bar who broke his leg in the first game of the season. Dick Lampe, left,...
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