Brownie Day Camp

Date: 1950-06-29 

Description: Girl assemble for Brownie Girl Scout day camp at Hoyt Park.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Watercolor design for a conservation poster made by a Wisconsin high school student as part of a competition. The poster has an image of pine trees in silh...

Architectural photographs of the restored opera houses of Wisconsin.


Snow Covered Street

Date: 1889 ca.

Description: Winter scene of North Broadway at Cass Street, De Pere, Wisconsin. Streets are snow covered.


George E. Page

Date: 1921-06-13 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of George E. Page, Milwaukee lawyer and judge.

Date: 1952-06-17 

Description: Harvey Warner with his cocker spaniel, "Sonny". The dog will be competing at the Badger Kennel Club dog show.

Historical Object

Limnology Apparatus

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Apparatus for limnological research conducted at Trout Lake, Wisconsin and elsewhere.

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: Interior of the cell blocks in the Wisconsin State Prison.

Date: 1914 

Description: In a candlelit basement, John Storm (played by Harry Benham) loads bullets into a pistol magazine in a scene still for the Thanhouser serial "Zudora." The...

Date: 1912-08-28 

Description: A contract letter written on Curtiss Exhibition Co. stationery addressed to John Kaminski of Milwaukee. It offers him a contract to fly at an exhibition at...

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: High School and Manual Training School. Crowd of people gathered on lawn in front of building.


S.C. Johnson

Date:  date unknown

Description: Oval vignetted head and shoulders portrait of S.C. Johnson.

Date: 1949-08-30 

Description: Bobby Fulton, 9 years old, son of Mr. and Mrs. Edward R. Fulton, 3425 Blackhawk Avenue, is shown in his bedroom. Designed for rough wear, the room is furni...

Date: 1926 ca.

Description: Pages 21-22 from the 1926 schedule has three pictures of the Christopher Columbus and advertises its sailing schedule from the South End Michigan Avenue Br...

Date: 1937 

Description: Castle Rock. Castle Rock is an example of a monadnock or inselberg, a geological formation common in northern and central Wisconsin.

Date: 1944-10-16 

Description: Two women at a meeting of the Madison Home Economics Club with the theme "Good Nutrition, A Wartime Challenge". Nellie Kedzie Jones, guest of honor and pas...

Date: 1941 

Description: International K-line truck used by the Falstaff Brewing Company.


Eken Family Cows


Description: Outdoor view of several cows belonging to the Eken family, who owned a dairy.

Date:  ca.

Description: View of ranch-style building with a porch, and people. Before restoration. "One of the original Ft. Howard Houses near Pearl St."

Date: 1862-09-22 

Description: The 22nd Regiment Wisconsin Volunteers under the command of Colonel William L. Utley, crossing the pontoon bridge at Cincinnati.

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