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Photograph

Rubbish Pile

Date: 1953-09-29 

Description: Rubbish pile in front of house in the vicinity of the 1000 block of West Dayton Street and 200 block of North Mills Street.

Date: 1953-07-21 

Description: Portrait of Mary Ellen Jenks, the new Alice in Dairyland welcoming Elsie, the famed Borden Co. cow to Madison. Elsie is wearing a heavily decorated leather...

Date: 1911 

Description: Streetcar and crew of the Madison City Railways Company. The streetcar number is #50 and the route sign says Wingra Park.

Photograph

Mad Hat Luncheon

Date: 1959-03-25 

Description: Original colorful hats of all types and designs appeared at the spring "Mad Hat" luncheon at the Blackhawk Country Club. Blanche Tallard, left, was awarded...

Historical Object

Monster Knife

Date: 1990 ca.

Description: A woman holds the monster knife and its sheath. Giant knife presented to John Fox Potter by Missouri Republicans after Potter's threatened duel with a Virg...

Photograph

Nakoma Country Club

Date: 1930-08-25 

Description: View of the Nakoma Country Club, 4145 Country Club Road, became the Nakoma Golf Club in 1944.

Photograph

Base of Bronze Lamp

Date:  date unknown

Description: Base of bronze lamp on second floor bridges, in the Wisconsin State Capitol.

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: The Governor C.C. Washburn house was built in the 1850's and purchased by Samuel H. Marshall before completion, then by Mr. Ashmead of Philadelphia. Washbu...

Photograph

Lincoln Monument

Date: 1922 

Description: Side view of Lincoln Monument in front of Bascom Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. A stone bench and paved walkway curves around the stat...

Date: 1938 

Description: Robert E. Faber (b. 1933) posing seated in his backyard as if taking a siesta. He is wearing a Mexican cowboy costume purchased by his parents Michael and...

Date: 1933-06-09 

Description: Group portrait of eight Wisconsin State Capitol scrubwomen. Left to right: Mrs. Mary DeRenzo, Mrs. Elizabeth Weddig, Miss Mary McCloskey, Mrs. Ingeborg Si...

Date: 1951-10-16 

Description: Crowds of shoppers watch the demonstration of a polio resistance exerciser held in a store display window. Dick Murphy, captain of the UW boxing team, is...

Date: 1957-01-22 

Description: The members of the committee for the annual Bosses' Night of the Insurance Women of Madison meet to make arrangements. Seated are Miss Maida Dunn; Miss Hel...

Date: 1947-08-24 

Description: Chief meteorologist Rupert J. Batz at his desk at the U.S. Weather Bureau Station at North Hall on University of Wisconsin-Madison campus, is giving out th...

Date: 1944-10-27 

Description: East High School cheerleaders cheering during an East-West High School football game that ended in a 7-7 tie. From the left are Virginia Seldal, Irene Yust...

Date: 1951 ca.

Description: Porch on the Vilas house, 12 East Gilman Street, which later became the College Women's Club. The house was built in 1860 by Julian (or Julius) Clark, an E...

Photograph

R. U. Class

Date: 1949-06-18 

Description: A group of eleven men gather around a table covered with newsprint notes.

Date: 1953-06-12 

Description: Group portrait of 34 student nurses who received their nursing caps, signifying the completion of their first year of nurse's training at Madison General H...

Date: 1948-04-29 

Description: Speakers at the convention of the Wisconsin Congress of Parents and Teachers are: Dr. Eugenia Cameron, 3507 Sunset Drive, chairman of the mental hygiene co...

Date: 1959-02-07 

Description: Employees of J.H. Findorff and Son were entertained at a dinner party at the Club Chanticleer. Enjoying the company party were John Matthews, Ollie Norset...

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