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Photograph

Bowler William Ott

Date: 1947-04-19 

Description: William Ott posed with a bowling ball.

Date: 1959-10-07 

Description: Among those viewing the works of Illinois and Iowa artists are (L-R) Sally Marshall, president of the Madison Art Association; Clayton Howdle; Grace Howdle...

Date: 1950-10-11 

Description: Pictured is the city of Madison street department's new $4,000 leaf loader during operations in the 12th Ward. The suction unit, which is like a huge "vacu...

Date: 1954-10-08 

Description: Portrait of Charles and Elaine Berigan in the new breezeway at their home at 26 Walter Street.

Historical Object

Air Mail Begins

Date: 1927-11-22 

Description: Souvenir envelope mailed by John A. Lester on the flight that inaugurated air mail service between Madison and Minneapolis in 1927. Madison's first incomin...

Photograph

University Circus

Date: 1913-12-15 

Description: A horse-drawn wagon, filled with University of Wisconsin students dressed as clowns, proceeds along a Madison street as part of a parade. Spectators line...

Photograph

Matt. Anderson

Date: 1878 

Description: Portrait of Matthew Anderson, #26 in a composite of Wisconsin Senate and State Officers.

Date: 1879 ca.

Description: The Reverend Peter Andreas Rasmussen (1829-1898), his wife Ragnhild Holland Rasmussen, and their eight children sit around a table in the yard of their hou...

Date: 1926 ca.

Description: Students pose outdoors in front of a stone building at Saint Raphael's School. Mary Julia O'Dea (born 1917) is standing in the third row, second from the r...

Photograph

Thomas House

Date: 1971-10-03 

Description: Exterior of the Ted Thomas house at 1028 Sherman Avenue which shows terra cotta window details.

Date: 1856 

Description: Handwritten letter of Lucius Fairchild from the Madison Watercure detailing his experiences there.

Date: 1933-07-17 

Description: Children sit at a table and have lunch at The Capital Times Kiddie Camp.

Date: 1935-11-19 

Description: Kennedy-Mansfield Dairy truck parked in front of the Kennedy-Mansfield Dairy building, located at 621-629 West Washington Avenue. A man in a suit stands be...

Photograph

Licari's Tavern

Date: 1980 

Description: Four arches reach above decorative thatched windows on a Spanish style building, which was known as Licari's Tavern. 1405 Emil Street.

Date: 1958-04-16 

Description: Almost 200 girls from 20 Wisconsin high schools took part in a strenuous day of recreation planned by the Women's Physical Education Club at Lathrop Hall a...

Date: 1948 

Description: George Clayton farmhouse, about three miles from the Capitol Square on Oregon road.

Date: 1948-05-15 

Description: Floyd Parker, a federal prisoner, and one of two inmates of the Dane County Jail who started the cell block fire, was rescued by sheriff's officials and ci...

Date: 1951-06-14 

Description: Kitchen in the Donald and Mary Reppen residence, located at 2801 Sylvan Avenue.

Date: 1961-06-20 

Description: Exterior view of Madison Gas & Electric Company Blount Street electric power plant. View includes power plant, smoke stacks, electric-line towers, and car...

Date: 1958 ca.

Description: The entrance to Christ Presbyterian Church.

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