.

Date: 1949-03-10 

Description: Action shot of the Wauwatosa-Wisconsin Rapids basketball game at the state high school basketball tournament.

Date: 1954-07-31 

Description: The 53rd annual Inland Lake Yachting Association Regatta hosted by the Mendota Yacht Club is held in Madison on August 22, 1954. Pictured are Lucien Hanks...

Date: 1933-04-07 

Description: Overhead view of bar and crowd in Fauerbach Brewing Co. tavern at 651 Williamson Street, celebrating the end of Prohibition.

Date: 1972-05 ca.

Description: Poster advertising a public speech by Dick Gregory, African American comedian and civil rights activist. Event took place May 19, 1972 at the University of...

Date: 1933-11-29 

Description: A table and chairs a laden with rows of Thanksgiving baskets prepared by the Volunteers of America for distribution to needy families.

Photograph

Adlai Campaigning

Date: 1952 

Description: Adlai Stevenson, Democratic Presidential candidate, at a podium speaking to an audience. To Stevenson's right is Thomas Fairchild, the Democratic candidat...

Date: 1954-11-09 

Description: Illustrating four major points in the "Madison High School Party Code" are Central High School students and their hosts. Seated left to right: Lorenzo Doss...

Date: 1952-07-08 

Description: Three members of the Shorewood Hills Dance Committee. The young women are, left to right: Nancy Blume, Barbara Boesel, and Lee McGann.

Photograph

Driftwood "Face"

Date: 1953-10-26 

Description: A man holds a piece of driftwood thought to resemble the face of an angry monster. Shown from a different perspective, one can imagine the likeness of a de...

Date: 1954-09-14 

Description: Portrait of three Madison couples taking prominent roles in sponsoring a program featuring two top United States salesmen. The event is sponsored by the Ma...

Date: 1946-10 

Description: Group portrait of eighteen women who are resident-members of Groves Women's Cooperative House, 1104 West Johnson Street, inter-racial home for University o...

Photograph

Joe's Place

Date: 1931-05-20 

Description: Interior of Joe's Place with bartender, possibly Joseph Puccio. The bar was located at 786 W. Washington Avenue in what was known as the Greenbush neighbor...

Date: 1959-05-08 

Description: West High School's sprint medley team won in the city track meet. The quartet, left to right, includes Jim Broadbent, Dave Marsh, Ken Brigham, and Russ Ras...

Photograph

Sweets Food Shop

Date: 1931-08-28 

Description: Exterior view of Sweet's Food Shop, located at 354 West Main Street.

Date: 1959-01-06 

Description: Nakoma's Twelfth Night Party features the historical pageantry of the Twelfth Night tradition. Dr. Gordon Davenport, master of revels for the party, and Ro...

Photograph

Nurse and Newborn

Date: 1897 ca.

Description: A nurse sits with Mrs. D.W. Osborn's week-old newborn.

Date:  date unknown

Description: C.W. Jarvis' horse-drawn delivery wagon loaded with crates in front of 201 North Carroll Street, the location of the old Madison Public Library. He is sitt...

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: View across open area with trees of the lower campus at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Science Hall is on the left, and four dwellings are along Lang...

Date: 1957-11-20 

Description: Portrait of West Junior High School student Laura Crow, age 12, who created a crayon sketch of a family scene as viewed through a large picture window.

Photograph

Skelgas Trailer

Date: 1938-09-25 

Description: Skelgas trailer, with two gas tanks being pulled by an automobile, stopped in front of Suburban Gas & Appliance Co., 1923 Monroe St.

Have Questions?

If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.

Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:

.
.