Peck Cabin

Date: 1837 ca.

Description: This is an amateur painting of the Peck Cabin representing the "first house in Madison, Wisconsin." The "Peck Cabin" is a variation signed "Meinhard, Madi...


Women Golfers

Date: 1932-05-11 

Description: Group portrait of women golfers in street clothes at the Nakoma Country Club, 4145 Country Club Road, became Nakoma Golf Club in 1944,

Date: 1950-05-16 

Description: Seven Madison Vocational and Adult Education school students who received awards for "exceptional records in attendance, achievement and effort" at the sch...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Thomas Chrowder Chamberlin, the President of UW Madison 1887-1892.

Date: 1931-09-17 

Description: East Wilson Street looking east from the King and Butler Streets intersection, with Rubin's Furniture at 302 East Wilson Street, Fitzgerald Electric at 306...

Date: 1933 ca.

Description: Midwest Air Transport planes in front of the hangar at the Madison Airport. Located northeast of the city near the Oscar Mayer plant, the field was someti...

Date: 1954-03-22 

Description: Portrait of cast members portraying "The Song of Bernadette," a play to be presented by the senior class of Madison's Edgewood High School. Pictured from l...


Mental Health Drive

Date: 1959-01-29 

Description: Mrs. Gaylord Nelson, wife of the governor and honorary chairman of the Dane County mental health campaign, places one of the first telephone calls to recru...

Date: 1944-02-02 

Description: Jimmy Demetral, Madison wrestler, throwing Officer Keith Ackley as part of a five-week course in ju-jitsu for 55 officers of the Madison Police Department.

Date: 1923 ca.

Description: Rear view of house on lower West Main Street.

Date:  date unknown

Description: An architect sets a tower on an artitectural model of the Monona Terrace. Other men watch in the background.

Date: 1957-10-03 

Description: Group portrait of twelve Wisconsin State Journal carrier boys from southwestern Wisconsin who were honored with Inland Daily Press awards for their outstan...

Date: 1959-04-30 

Description: Casius Clay (left) and Amos Johnson of the Marines spar during their match during the Pan American Games finals tournament at the University of Wisconsin f...

Date: 1956-09-16 

Description: Four Madison incoming freshmen and transfer students are greeted by Rosa Fred and University President E. B. Fred at Memorial Union. The students, left to...

Date: 1944-12-02 

Description: Miss Harriette Holt on the left, and Mrs. Warren W. Clark on the right, at the birthday party held for Miss Ellen Sabin, president emerita of Milwaukee-Dow...

Date: 1959-09-28 

Description: Friends and co-workers honored Esther Williams at a retirement dinner at Camp Brandenburg. Williams is retiring after 38 years in Girl Scouts, ten of which...

Date: 1944-11-29 

Description: "Saybury" Shop at Harry S. Manchester's, Incorporated, 2-6 East Mifflin Street, with display of dressing gowns.


Roundy's Fun Fund

Date: 1956-08-06 

Description: Two children and Roundy Coughlin pose in front of the Wisconsin State Journal office. Roundy is holding a can with the label "Donations for Roundy's Fun...


Leonard J. Farwell

Date: 1853 ca.

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Leonard J. Farwell, Governor of Wisconsin 1852-54.

Date: 1957-08-06 

Description: Officers of the Madison Youth Summer Theater are, left to right, Gibbs Murray, son of Mr. and Mrs. Robert W. Murray, 4004 Drexel Avenue, president; Kathy J...

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