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Description: A panoramic aerial view of the Isthmus taken from a kite. Lake Mendota is to the right in the background with Picnic Point jutting into the lake. The photo...
Description: Portrait of Joseph L. "Roundy" Coughlin, sports columnist for the Wisconsin State Journal.
Description: Barbara Hoffman and her attorney, Don Eisenberg, react to having received the guilty verdict in the murder trial.
Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Edward Pier. He was born in New Haven, Vermont on March 31, 1807, and came to Wisconsin in September of 1834. Pier was one...
Description: At the speakers' table at the 29th annual dinner of the Four Lakes Boy Scout council are left to right: H.C. Nicholls, council president; V.A. Raymond, sco...
Description: Interior of the Peter F. Smyth Grocery Store, located at 1202 West Dayton Street.
Description: The Montgomery Ward Store Building at 100 North Hamilton, the intersection of Pinckney and North Hamilton. The building was designed by Law, Law, and Pott...
Description: Red Cross Home Service Department counselor R.W. Gerling is shown giving advice to John F. Foster, a veteran.
Description: Catholics praying for World Peace (Holy Hour) at Camp Randall Stadium, University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Description: Third annual Holy Hour at Breese Stevens Field sponsored by the Holy Hour Society of Dane County with flag flanked alter. Soldiers and army nurses are show...
Description: Portrait of three scouts who will participate in the Americanization Pageant. David Ross (left), member of the Boy Scout Drum and Bugle Corps, holds the Am...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: The entrance to the Marquette County Courthouse.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Lower campus buildings at the University of Wisconsin Madison.
Description: Retiring Madison Fire Department Chief Richard Widmann with new Chief, Edward J. Page. Mrs. Richard Widmann (Leonore) looks on.
Description: Three women who will take part in the Madison Heart Fund Drive visit with Dennis Swanson of Shopiere who is a patient at the Rheumatic Fever Convalescent H...
Description: Beginning young skiers model ski-wear at the Madison YMCA Ski Club's fashion show. They include, from left to right, Kathy Thomas (age 10), Rusty Wixson (8...
Description: As a highlight of their recent Christmas holiday vacation, Shorewood Hills young people attend a holiday party at Blackhawk County Club. Shown (left to rig...
Description: Five university students pose around a stage prop showboat paddle wheel while preparing for Campus Carnival. Their booth was built by Kappa Alpha Theta sor...
Description: Map of locations by block of dwellings rated as blighted as part of the Madison Housing Authority Survey of Substandard Housing.
Description: Governor Vernon Thomson (left) hands a letter of appointment to Francis J. Walsh to be the acting director of the State Bureau of Personnel. In the center...
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