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Photograph

Henry Merrell

Date: 1856 

Description: Quarter-length oval portrait of Henry Merrell. He was born in Utica, New York, and came to Wisconsin in May of 1834. Merrell settled at Fort Winnebago.

Date: 1948-11-15 

Description: Attorney General Thomas E. Fairchild, (right) being sworn in by his father, Justice Edward T. Fairchild, of the Wisconsin Supreme Court.

Date: 1928-04-16 

Description: Capitol Theater orchestra at Pennco Field (Royal Airport) to welcome the Ray-O-Vac Twins.

Date: 1945-02-08 

Description: Wisconsin General Hospital room with two patients and a medical aide in crowded conditions.

Photograph

Peter Parkison, Jr.

Date: 1856 

Description: Quarter-length oval portrait of Peter Parkison, Jr. He was born in Tennessee on January 12, 1812. Parkison came to Wisconsin on August 15, 1828, and reside...

Photograph

White House Cake

Date: 1934-01-28 

Description: Three men stand behind a cake shaped like the White House, baked by the Strand Baking Company, 2007 Atwood Avenue, for the Roosevelt Birthday Ball.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length studio portrait of Otto Radke, Andrew Echstein, and Jake Lange posed in front of a painted backdrop. They have their guns leaning in front of t...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length tudio portrait of Reuben Gold Thwaites, second Director of the Wisconsin Historical Society.

Date: 1947-04-04 

Description: Pictured are three elephants from Whitbeck Motion Pictures, California, and Robert Zimmerman, assistant secretary of state and board member of Circus Fans...

Date: 1947-06-23 

Description: Rt. Rev. Msgr. E.C. O'Reilly, retired pastor of St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Baraboo, is shown boarding an airliner at Madison Municipal Airport. On the...

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Wienermobile in the Oscar Mayer parking lot. The driver is seated in the cab, but is obscured by the side mirror. Employee cars and other Oscar Mayer vehic...

Date: 1956-08-06 

Description: Madison's top baseball team this season is the Olde Tymers Club which won the Atlantic League, the top circuit of the municipal program.

Photograph

Paul Bunyan Effigy

Date: 1935-11-05 

Description: A Paul Bunyan figure used to celebrate University of Wisconsin Homecoming, was placed on the lawn in front of Bascom Hall. Two athletes stand beside the fi...

Photograph

William N. Seymour

Date: 1856 

Description: Quarter-length oval portrait of William N. Seymour. He was born in Broome County, New York on April 22, 1808. Seymour came to Madison, Wisconsin, in May...

Date: 1934-10-12 

Description: Three attendants stand beside a Goodrich truck at Goodrich Silvertown, Inc. 515 University Avenue, next to a sign for Goodrich Tires and Batteries. A pile...

Photograph

Harry S. Truman

Date: 1947-09 

Description: President Harry S. Truman, standing at the rear of a railroad car.

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Description: The lunch counter at Truax Field, formerly Madison Municipal Airport. Two men are sitting at the counter, probably airport employees, and a waitress is po...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Russell Jackson (?), Joseph W. Jackson, and Dr. James A. Jackson, Sr., (with cigar), in front of the Wisconsin State Capitol.

Date: 1948-07-17 

Description: Norbert Schmitz, Madison, with his date, Leah Mandelker, Milwaukee, at the semi-formal dance which highlighted the University of Wisconsin's first intercol...

Photograph

Dr. Richard Gordon

Date: 1948-02-27 

Description: Portrait of Dr. Richard Gordon, osteopathic physician.

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