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Date: 1948-07-27 

Description: Madison Soap Box Derby winner, Frankie Meyers, at right, pictured with his parents, David, left, and Grace Meyers, center. The family resides at 310 West D...

Date: 1943-10-13 

Description: Aerial view of two Consolidated B-24 Liberator warplanes taken from another airplane during the Alexishafen strike. On the left is Colonel Arthur Rogers' l...

Photograph

Haystack Monument

Date:  date unknown

Description: Also known as the monument to "The Birthplace of American Foreign Missions", the Haystack Monument was erected in 1867 by William College's Society of Alum...

Date:  date unknown

Description: An African American vendor of oysters and clams is shown pushing his wheelbarrow.

Date: 1954-02-09 

Description: Group portrait of the Verona High School boys basketball team. The team tied tied for the Suburban League championship.

Photograph

Charles Bracken

Date: 1856 

Description: Quarter-length oval portrait of Charles Bracken. He was born in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania on April 6, 1797, and came to Walnut Grove, La Fayette County on Ma...

Date: 1887-10-07 

Description: Military parade on Main Street honoring President Grover Cleveland's visit to Madison. Soldiers of the University Battalion are marching on West Main Stree...

Date: 1949-08-19 

Description: Interior of the Canada Dry Bottling Company plant at 3313 University Avenue, showing the bottling line.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Three men harvest grain in a field using hand held cradles. The scene may be a re-enactment staged to demonstrate early harvest methods.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Vitagraph silent film star Earle Williams is posed as though he's about to drive a golf ball and a bull terrier is posed as though he's about to chase it.

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Dr. Joseph Smith poses with friends next to a tree along a rivers edge.

Date: 1945-06-07 

Description: Group portrait of board members of the Red Cross sponsored group "Parlor Tricks". Left to right: Jeanette Youngblood, Dorothy Reis, Betty Johnson, Grace S...

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Factory workers pouring metal into molds at International Harvester's Plano Works. The factory was later known as "West Pullman Works."

Photograph

Gill House

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Dr. William W. Gill house (demolished), 1021 Spaight Street, Marquette neighborhood. A large home and yard near the north shore of Lake Monona on Madison's...

Date: 1954-03-15 

Description: Terry Snowden stands with crutches and looks on as Marjorie Parish, seated and wearing a leg brace with a crutch at her side, examines a pamphlet. They are...

Photograph

Young Man and Dog

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A young man and a dog pose on an improvised toboggan run next to the Hotz residence. The photograph was taken from an upper story window; a porch roof is i...

Date: 1953-02-15 

Description: Historic evening mass at St. Raphael Cathedral, a stately two-hour ceremony closing the parish's annual 40 Hours' Devotion. This was the first evening mas...

Photograph

Gopher Honey Tester

Date:  date unknown

Description: Gopher standing up on hind legs while chewing on a small twig. Lewis Francisco's "Honey Tester."

Caption reads: "This is Billy, the Honey Tester. He belo...

Photograph

Elderly Chippewa

Date:  

Description: Pussafuss, an elderly Chippewa (Ojibwa) Indian. This image is part of an exhibit about Native Americans prepared by Paul Vanderbilt, the first curator of...

Photograph

Brewers House

Date: 1976 ca.

Description: Brewer's house (Saxonia House) with driveway, front entrance, and trees. Built about 1855, it is a half-timbered Greek Revival type of architecture. Loacte...

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