Date: 1950-01-29 

Description: Eugene Fraser (left) and Vernie Lapan play chess at the anniversary dance at the Loft Community Center, 16 East Doty Street.

Date: 1911-07-15 

Description: Christening ceremony for the S.S. Harvester. The ship was built for the Wisconsin Steel Company, a subsidiary of International Harvester. The 545-fo...

Date: 1957-07-07 

Description: Eddie Mathews, third baseman for the Milwaukee Braves baseball team, slides into home plate. Chicago Cubs catcher Cal Neeman applies the tag as Braves thir...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Front view of the Chandler White Hall Hotel. A double staircase leads to the first story porch where a group of people, mostly women, pose.

Date: 1954-11 

Description: A woman wears a necklace made by Erdine Stamm for the Art Guild holiday exhibit. It is made from a strip of velvet cording, two fishing corks, sequins, bea...

Date: 1969 

Description: Advertisement for the International Scout Aristocrat featuring a color interior photograph and the text "Special Blue Custom Interior... Only One of its Ki...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of Brown Street looking north.

Date: 1958-10-15 

Description: The annual meeting of the Madison Visiting Nurse Service at the Blackhawk Country club. New board members are pictured, from left to right: Jean M. Roste...

Date: 1944-10-13 

Description: Two soldiers pose on a wrecked French locomotive in Folligny, France. Names, (left to right) are Switchman Private First Class Kenneth Walters of St. Paul,...

Date: 1927-12-28 

Description: A group photograph of members of the Haydon, Brown and Shiverick families at the Brown home, 121 East Gilman Street. Tim Brown IV (center) is holding a toy...

Date: 1823 ca.

Description: First church in Green Bay.


Compass Training

Date: 1937 

Description: Probably Native Americans receiving instructions on compass use for Wisconsin Land Economic Inventory.


Woman in Garden

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Woman handling tomato plants in a vegetable garden.

Date: 1959-02 

Description: Attending the State Historical Society Founder's Day banquet are, left to right, Walter and Marie Steuber and Clement Silvestro, executive secretary of the...

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Two horses pull a pickup truck for an audience. "Dynamometer" is written on the back of the truck.

Date: 1954-11-10 

Description: Stewardess Ruth Otto cleans an apartment at 3160 East Washington Avenue which she shares with two other stewardesses. The photograph was taken to accompany...

Date: 1993-02-02 

Description: "Tour guide, Ralph Widmer, displays a Swiss cow bell to visiting AFS students at Widmer's Cheese Factory. Students were from Thailand, Yugoslavia, Germany,...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View across cutover land of a man or young boy driving a horse-drawn mower. There is a tall tree trunk behind the horses. Another man or young boy stands o...


Potato Point

Date: 1909-10-11 

Description: View of Potato Point. Trees line the shoreline of the Fox River. Boaters and fishermen are visible in the background.

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...

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