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Description: Members of the Executive Committee of the Red Cross War Fund Drive, left to right: W.H. Frederick, H.H. Kletzein, Louis Hanks, Mrs. Lohra Davies, Louis Hi...
Description: A crowd of children, some in costume, gather at the Orpheum Theater entrance behind a caricature labeled "Jack Holt" during a promotion for the film, "Swi...
Description: Mrs. Walter (Margaret) Fauerbach, Jr. and John Lang work on invitations to Edgewood High School alumni for an all-class reunion. Seated are Dave Heilman, J...
Description: Carol Bryant, Robert Rancourt and Nancy Fowlkes act out a scene from "The Cold Wind and the Warm", the opening play of the Madison Theater Guild season pre...
Description: A man putting loaves of bread in an oven at the Heilman Baking Company.
Description: Group portrait of family and guests at A.E. Proudfit's silver wedding anniversary party, which took place at the Morris residence.
Date: date unknown
Description: A woman, Grace, smiles as she poses while standing in a sand pit near the intersection of Fish Hatchery Road and Park Street. A note on the back of the pho...
Description: Display of German "war junk," including fire arms and clothing, exhibited at the East Side Business Men's Festival. The souvenirs on display were collected...
Description: Portrait of Dorothy Waite, Assistant Director of Wisconsin Division for Children & Youth, Department of Public Welfare.
Date: 1861 ca.
Description: East wing of the third Wisconsin State Capitol building (second in Madison) photographed from the U.S. Hotel building which was located at the corner of Ea...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Soldiers stand in formation on the lawn in front of the Historical Society. Bicyclists ride by in the foreground. In the background is the University of Wi...
Description: Large group of protesters in the Wisconsin State Capitol rotunda many carrying signs in favor of Civil Rights for African-Americans. One man holds a sign f...
Description: Elvira Alexson, Marquette School art teacher, is awarded a pin for more than 10 years of service by Gertrude Anderson, Junior Red Cross chairman.
Description: Three Central High School students gather at a table to study for final semester exams. A women's pair of ice skates are on the table.
They are, from left...
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: Jairus Cassius Fairchild, the first mayor of Madison, built this house in 1850 at 302 South Wisconsin Avenue (renamed Monona Avenue in 1877) at West Wilson...
Description: Walkway near back of building with lawn and trees on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Description: Dean Morfey, 12-years-old, is a surviving recipient of 15 pints of blood from the Red Cross during surgery. Morfey's leg was amputated after an accident.
Description: Interior view of passengers riding a Madison City Railway Company bus.
Description: Christina Dana , president-elect of the West Side Garden Club, and Doris Mohs, the retiring president, stand among the Aboretum crab apple blossoms. The Ga...
Description: Seven Army soldiers receiving medals from an officer.
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