Date: 1954-10-29 

Description: University of Wisconsin President E. B. Fred receives a check from Dr. Robin Allin of the Wisconsin Heart Association. Looking on is John Wrage, chairman o...

Date: 1948-09-12 

Description: Governor Oscar Rennebohm standing at the podium before a crowd as he auctions off an article at the West Side Business Men's Association auction on Odana R...

Date: 1960-10-20 

Description: Group portrait of four award winners at the annual meeting of the Wisconsin Easter Seal Society. In back are Mrs. Frank Rehauer of Two Rivers and Ralph Ell...

Date: 1958-04-11 

Description: Madison's 1958 measles season started with Kurt Tezlaff, at right, then went to Kaye Kennan, then to Kevin Kennan and then to Wendy Kennan. In the Kennan f...

Date: 1928-01-23 

Description: Capitol Theatre lounge.


Parade of Homes

Date: 1952-09-13 

Description: View of the first of the thousands of people who toured the 18 new homes erected by 15 builders at Nakoma Road and the West Beltline. The Parade of Homes w...

Date: 1954-04-25 

Description: Lucy Freeman, seated, was speaker at the Ladies of the Press breakfast held in Madison. Standing at right is Mrs. E.B. (Rosa) Fred, wife of the president o...

Date: 1949-02-07 

Description: Preview of the spring fashion show and tea sponsored by the Madison section of the National Council of Jewish Women. Seated at right is Mrs. Lee (Alma) Bar...

Date: 1956-07-21 

Description: Alan Strauss stands with his derby car on the scale while Phil Peckham (left) records the weight; the boy and car cannot weigh more than 250 pounds. At rig...


University Heights

Date: 1898 

Description: University Heights from the Chemistry Building on University Avenue. View includes the University of Wisconsin-Madison football field, on the former site o...

Date: 1943 

Description: Image from a scrapbook kept by Neighborhood House, with women painting vases for United Service Organizations (USO) use. Groups at the settlement house wor...

Date: 1949-03-31 

Description: Gilbert Ripp of Waunakee works at a loom at the Wisconsin Homecraft Program, a part of the rehabilitation division of the State Board of Vocational and Adu...

Date: 1881 ca.

Description: Elevated view of the east side of Stoughton.


Spring Tavern

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: The Spring Tavern on the way to Verona.

Date: 1958 

Description: Two Harley-Davidson motorcycles belonging to Lewis Arms and Charlie Caldwell are parked on the corner of Olin Avenue and Park Street at a gas/service stati...

Date: 1928 ca.

Description: University of Wisconsin-Madison, looking west. Lake Mendota and Picnic Point are in the upper right of the image. Bascom Hall, the Red Gym, the Wisconsin H...

Date: 1958-12-06 

Description: Dr. and Mrs. David Cookson and Shirley Inhorn and Dr. Stanley Inhorn attend their club's annual holiday gathering.

Date: 1936-05-21 

Description: Frank Bros. grocery store located at 609-613 University Avenue with a Kraft Salad Week display. Large display of Miracle Whip, mayonnaise and other salad...

Date: 1954 

Description: The intersection of Mifflin Street and Wisconsin Avenue after the old City Hall (1858-1954) and Fuller Opera House had been torn down.

Date: 1949-06-16 

Description: Bishop William P. O'Connor of the Madison Catholic diocese as he boards a Chicago-bound train on the first leg of his trip to Rome, where he will report to...

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