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Date: 1948-10-18 

Description: Admiring the decorations which the LOFT is making for the upcoming Halloween party and dance are Dolores Nemec, at left, and Georgia Kenyon, right. Both gi...

Date: 1961-03-11 

Description: Five smiling Boy Scouts display their newly earned Eagle Scout badges which were awarded during a special ceremony held at the Church of Jesus Christ of La...

Photograph

George Post

Date: 1954-02-23 

Description: George Post, who will be 84 years old soon, is retiring from his life work as a carpenter.

Date: 1954-09-15 

Description: Governor Walter J. Kohler Jr. signs a document while four boys, probably newspaper carriers, look on.

Date: 1952-04-30 

Description: Four pastors are shown seated around a table with a radio microphone in the studio of WIBA-FM and WIBA-AM. They are planning a program that will be on the...

Date: 1954-07-25 

Description: David Laverty of Mineral Point sits in his racer at the starting line at the 1954 Madison soap box derby. He was a runner-up in the class B and his brother...

Photograph

"George Spelvin"

Date: 1950-07-22 

Description: UW Ph.D student and actor, who wished to remain anonymous and so went by the name George Spelvin, in stage productions.

Date: 1951-10-09 

Description: Six new Madison pledges of the Alpha Chi Omega sorority at the University of Wisconsin gather for a group portrait. From left to right are Gail Turner, Loi...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Portrait of an elderly woman. She is seated in a chair holding flowers on her lap. Caladium in pots are arranged on both sides. In the background are ferns...

Date: 1957-01-12 

Description: Mr. and Mrs. Emmett (Magdelen) Kriesel, 4160 Nakoma Road, were chairmen of the dining room committee for the Twelfth Night party held in the Nakoma School...

Date: 1948-03-04 

Description: University of Wisconsin Extension's new quarters for the department of discussion and public discussion. Workers Mrs. Marion West and Ruth Rowland are show...

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Date: 1956-03-02 

Description: Portrait of University of Wisconsin boxer Vince Ferguson, one of six undefeated members of the team.

Painting

Yahara River

Date:  date unknown

Description: Watercolor painting of the Yahara River. Trees and foliage line the banks.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View across lawn of Chadbourne Hall, Music Hall and library along sidewalk on Park Street on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

Date: 1950-08-16 

Description: Exterior view of Mullarkey's Spic & Span Cleaners, 3322 University Avenue. Next door is Town & Country House Furniture at 3320.

Date: 1946 

Description: Costume collection exhibit in the first floor lobby of the State Historical Society building. View is of the west wall looking toward the south entrance.

Date: 1960-12-19 

Description: B'nai B'rith women entertain patients at the VA Hospital on Christmas Day. Martha Barth and Geraldine Netboy are shown serving cookies to patients Lyle Str...

Date: 1945-02-28 

Description: Reverend William H. Gentz, assistant pastor at Bethel Lutheran Church, 318 Wisconsin Avenue.

Date: 1955-10-18 

Description: Talking together before dinner at the Four Lakes Secretaries Association annual membership party are, left to right, Olive Schumann, Jean Cich, and Maebel...

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