Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of woman posing with her violin and bow. She wears a large white bow in her hair.

Date: 1949-06-14 

Description: Two men from Hult's Chevrolet consult with two youth on plans for a Soap Box Derby racer.


Gustav Bohstedt

Date: 1947-03-07 

Description: Prof. Gustav Bohstedt, University of Wisconsin Animal Husbandry professor, seated in his automobile. He was chosen as a courteous driver in the AAA campai...

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...


Vietnamese Teacher

Date: 1951-12-14 

Description: Vu Thi Yen stands in the doorway at Edgewood College while wearing a dress from her native country of Vietnam. She has come to the U.S. to study to become...

Date: 1929-10-22 

Description: Workmen pose inside a new corridor addition under construction in the State Bank of Wisconsin, 1 West Main Street.


Library Catalog


Description: View of Wisconsin Historical Society librarians filing catalog cards. This image is undated, but it was probably taken during the 1970s.

Date: 1950-05-30 

Description: Left to right are: Don Spring, 13-year-old Soap Box Derby racer; his dad, Fireman A.E. Spring; and Lieut. Wilson H. Donkle, chairman of the fireman's Soap...


Poultry Science

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Group of ten people, both men and women, observing a researcher working in a laboratory with young chickens in a wire cage beneath a lamp. The researcher w...

Date: 1945-06-25 

Description: Large group of boys on pier at YMCA Camp Wakanda on Lake Mendota.

Date: 1959-01-21 

Description: Madison Rotary Club members wore cowboy outfits for their "fiesta" to honor 150 foreign students attending the University of Wisconsin. Left to right are B...

Date: 1951-06-23 

Description: John Earl and Patricia (Salisbury) Earl at their wedding reception on June 23, 1951 at the Edgewater Hotel. Flanked by best man Robert Salisbury, Jr. and...

Date: 1948-11-19 

Description: Members of the Madison Who's New Club at a barn dance at the YWCA gymnasium. Three women wearing bonnets pose next to a statue of Borden's "Elsie the Cow."...

Date: 1944-10-24 

Description: A Rennebohm Drug Store employee shows a bottle of Drene shampoo to a male customer while the pharmacist looks on.

Date: 1947-12-17 

Description: Agnes Dooley, John Fahning, Joe Ann Higgins, Ben Prochaska, Mildred Leach, and Tom Maloney in formal dress standing next to a reindeer and Santa Claus deco...

Date: 1948-10-07 

Description: People involved in the Earl Warren United States vice-presidential campaign standing in front of the campaign train shortly after its arrival at the railro...

Date: 1993-03-19 

Description: "Mayville head coach, Jon Nedelcoff (hand on floor), and assistant coaches agonized through the final moments of the game."


Shriners Car

Date: 1936-05-23 

Description: Madison Shriners, Temple 159, with their midget automobile.



Date: 1948-05-26 

Description: WIBA-FM, 45,000 watts, tower was built at Blue Mounds Park, and radiated power starting about June 10, 1948. WIBA was established in 1925 by The Capital...

Date: 1945-06-13 

Description: Group portrait of members of East Side Business Club at speaker's table at spring banquet. Seated left to right: Mrs. J.H. Stumpf (Mildred), 2147 Oakridge...

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