Date: 1955-04 

Description: Lewis Arms, Jr. (left, in a fur hat) poses in front of a Pontiac automobile with his arm around his younger brother Craig Arms. They are on Beld Street.

Date: 1957-10-17 

Description: The history of tea service was shown by a display of tea pots in the Wisconsin Historical Society Women's Auxiliary exhibit, "Tides of Taste." The image s...

Date: 1958-10-03 

Description: A special novena in honor of Our Sorrowful Mother was held at Our Lady Queen of Peace Catholic Church. Reverend C. M. Brissette of the National Shrine of S...

Date: 1949-06-19 

Description: H.S. Manchester Inc., Toni wave display window featuring boxes of Toni permanent wave product and a cartoon of a woman hanging over a tree branch with the...

Historical Object

Twelve-Panel Vanderbilt List

Date:  date unknown

Description: Outside of twelve-panel folding "scroll." A master list of 24-8.5 x 11 sheets of handwritten or typed paper, detailing physical or thematic ways to categor...

Date: 1947-03-19 

Description: Students seated at typewriters in a classroom with their teacher at the Groves-Barnhart School for Secretaries, 502 State Street.

Date: 1954-11-09 

Description: Jerry Stich, East High School student, illustrates an important point in the "Madison High School Party Code" by telephoning his parents when unforeseen ci...


Rick Bloohm

Date: 1978-03 

Description: Coach Rick Bloohm is interviewed after his team wins the WIAA Girls Basketball State Championship game.

Date: 1963-06-26 

Description: Three young couples posing on the stairs leading outside from the dance floor at the Maple Bluff Country Club. From front to back: Tom Tews and Dorothy Mar...

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Clayton W. Haswell

Date: 1946-10-26 

Description: Clayton W. Haswell, 1610 Jefferson Street, on the steps of the United States Post Office Building, carefully guiding a wash basket filled with unclaimed ma...


Nurses' Dormitory

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: View across street of dormitory on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

Date: 1952-02-17 

Description: Dedication services for the new Westminster Presbyterian Church, 4100 Nakoma Road, were held at the church. Left to right are Rev. Richard Pritchard, prese...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: A member of the Dane County Council of Defense Food Board Women's Committee sells dried corn at the farmer's market. Women's organizations sold wheat subst...

Date: 1934-10-06 

Description: Interior view of Club Marco (formerly French Village), Oregon Road (2323 S. Park St.), with couples dancing and people sitting at tables in the foreground.


Frederick W. Horn

Date: 1860 

Description: Waist-up oval portrait of Frederick W. Horn (1815-1893). A Democrat, he was a Representative in the Wisconsin Assembly from Cedarburg. He was a lawyer and...

Date: 1931-09-17 

Description: Students seated at desks at the Wisconsin Orthopedic Hospital for Children, University of Wisconsin, 436 North Randall Street.

Date: 1953-06-08 

Description: Water safety accident prevention and first aid are the themes of the mural being completed by East Junior High School pupils for the east wall of the Junio...

Date: 1950-06-30 

Description: Three members of the Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo) guided a new elephant in front of a crowd gathered for the occasion. The zoo staff members are, from...

Date: 1960-11-19 

Description: The University of Minnesota football team beat the University of Wisconsin Badgers 26-7. The victory gave the Minnesota Gophers a tie with Iowa for the Bi...

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