Date: 1951-03-20 

Description: Mrs. Wesley Morrison of 403 Rogers Street talks on the phone with the Dane County Red Cross while asking for assistance in obtaining a leave for her son, C...

Date: 1953-05-29 

Description: Etti Gelan, a nurse's aide at Methodist Hospital, gives a drink of water to a male patient, William Laerk of Waukesha. She left her native country of Germa...

Date: 1912-09-14 

Description: Colorized postcard of Park[er] Street and the West End of the State Historical Library, now the headquarters building of the Wisconsin Historical Society....

Date: 1949-01-03 

Description: Austin Thorson, winner of a $100 prize in a Lipton Tea Co. jingle contest, also won $1,200 worth of groceries from the Kroger Co. by writing the address of...


Domestic Dispute

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: In a posed scene, the photographer, wearing sleeve protectors, stands on the porch holding a bucket and large measuring cup while his smiling wife Clara th...


WIBA Red Room

Date: 1930-12-05 

Description: People wait on sofas in the WIBA radio station reception room (Red room).

Date: 1946-05 

Description: Portrait of an unknown elderly woman seated in front of a bookcase.

Date: 1950-03-25 

Description: Group portrait of participants in a ceremony to dedicate the site of the Hillel foundation student center, which was part of the 25th anniversary of the Fo...

Date: 1956-03-13 

Description: Karen Olson (left), and Kaylee Person, former Osseo High School students sit on outdoor bleachers at a basketball tournament.

Date: 1960-08-18 

Description: The undefeated Rosa Insurance team wins the Madison Midget League baseball championship at Breese Stevens Field. Shown (left to right) are umpire Frank Heb...

Date: 1951-10-24 

Description: New officers of the Madison Youth Council are given their oath by City Clerk A.W. Bareis, at far right. Left to right are Harold Haak, treasurer; John Hobb...


Yo-Yo Contest

Date: 1962-09-27 

Description: Three youngsters warm up for a yo-yo contest held at Midvale Plaza. Left to right: Pat Nitka (10), Michael Nitka (13), and Bill Goetz (11). Contest spon...

Date: 1960-08-09 

Description: Children living at Sherman Terrace Apartments present "The Sad Sullivan Show" to their parents and friends at their outdoor theater to raise money for a ne...

Date: 1949-02-12 

Description: Members of Troop 46, East Jr. High School, Kay Greudenberg is being cared for by Helen Brigham, and Patsy Stoker, who are practicing first aid. First Aid i...

Date: 1957-01-11 

Description: Group photograph of some of the entrants in the University of Wisconsin Tournament of Contenders which opens the boxing season.

Date: 1919-01-17 

Description: Governor Emmanuel Philipp ratifying the 18th Amendment which made Prohibition law. From left to right: Executive Messenger, Samuel Banks; Senator George B....


Forest's Room

Date: 1912 

Description: Forest Middleton reads at his desk in a room cluttered with photographs, neckties, suspenders, and a cap. A bare lightbulb hangs from the ceiling. There is...

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: John H. Knight house, 28 East Gilman Street, built by Napoleon B. Van Slyke in 1858. Later owned by Knight, then Dr. George Keenan.

Date: 1972 

Description: People are sitting or walking on the steps which curve along the shoreline at Memorial Union Terrace on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The Alu...

Date: 1954-02-23 

Description: Leaders of the Red Cross Gray Ladies confer. They are, from left: Gladys Erickson, who is taking over as of Gray Ladies at the Veterans" Hospital; Deborah...

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