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Photograph

Louise Brown

Date: 1954-08-03 

Description: Louise Brown, who created a table setting in the French style, is pictured in an article about table decorations.

Historical Object

Paul Vanderbilt Pairing 45

Date:  date unknown

Description: The house was smaller than its legendary fill of righteousness
The author knelt before the scratched and wintered argument
to learn that Grace, in an...

Date: 1951-10-17 

Description: Left to right, Don Noltner, Edgewood; Judy Bly, Central; Carol Sterling, West, and Bob Stignani, East, are the young high school students who are in charge...

Date: 1956-04-05 

Description: Madison Newspaper carrier boys were treated to breakfast at Felly's Restaurant at 927 South Park Street. Shown clockwise from lower left are: Michael Riede...

Date: 1957-07-20 

Description: Costumed party-goers enjoy the Blackhawk Country Club Western Party. They include, from left: Patricia Werner, Julius Werner, Dorothy Bury, and Carl Bury.

Photograph

Hult Family Party

Date: 1957-12-21 

Description: Attendees at a party for the Hult Capital Garage "family." Seated left to right: Myrtle Hult, Maude Petersen. Standing left to right: Elizabeth Lambrecht,...

Historical Essay

La Follette Casket Flag

Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story

United States Flag used to drape the caskets of both Robert M. La Follette, Sr. and Jr. (Museum object #1951.187)

Date: 1960-11-14 

Description: Four contractors wear chef's hats and aprons while showing off a roast suckling pig. They are, left to right, Dewey Badeau, Herman Hinrichs, Henry Johnson...

Date: 1948-11-16 

Description: Naval Officers and Wives Club annual Christmas dinner dance featuring a Hawaiian Christmas theme, in the Crystal Ballroom of the Hotel Loraine. Mrs. Robert...

Date: 1947-01-05 

Description: 98th University of Wisconsin Founder's Day dinner at the Memorial Union where an announcement was made of a campaign to raise five million dollars for the...

Date: 1944-12-27 

Description: Cynthia and Catherine Rogers, daughters of Captain and Mrs. (Virginia) Sion C. Rogers, in their home celebrating Christmas. Cynthia, two years old is holdi...

Date: 1961-01-28 

Description: The State Historical Society celebrates Founder's Day with a reception and banquet. Shown from left are Prof. William B. Hesseltine, Board of Curators memb...

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: 1955-07-20 

Description: United Church Women board members attend a breakfast to honor their president, Mildred Campbell, who will be moving from Madison. At left, Irma Jenkins as...

Date: 1947-12-29 

Description: John L. McGuire and his bride, the former Patricia A. Podjaski, leaving the altar at St. Paul's University Chapel following their wedding. Pictured at left...

Date: 1953-07-03 

Description: After Governor Kohler signed legislation legalizing the sale of caps and cap pistols, many youth prepared to celebrate the Independence Day holiday with th...

Date: 1947-02-12 

Description: Because his birthday falls on the same date as Abraham Lincoln's, Chief Justice Marvin B. Bosenberry, honorary president for the Four Lakes Boy Scout Counc...

Date: 1960-06-14 

Description: The home of Sybil Hanks at 525 Wisconsin Avenue was the setting for the Madison YWCA garden tea. The program centered around various nationalities. Left to...

Date: 1960-04-30 

Description: Marion Wilkie (left), Edith Leonard, Dorothy Sinykin, and Maryann Hanson attend a Nakoma Welfare League tea.

Date: 1958-05 

Description: A fashion show with models from various Madison credit unions is presented at a luncheon given at the Blackhawk County Club for wives who accompanied their...

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