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Date: 1885-08-24 

Description: Pencil on paper; promontory shoreline with houses, trees, and church in background sweeping to right, with long pier jutting into lake. Two boats tied to...

Carrie Chapman Catt: A Life of Service

View Carrie Chapman Catt's glass lantern slides from her travels as an activist for women's rights and world peace.

Date: 1930-10-06 

Description: Miss America, Margaret Ekdahl, models a blue and rose Moire evening gown with a short white Dolman fur wrap, at the Burdick & Murray Department Store.

Photograph

James Farmer

Date: 1952 

Description: Portrait of James Farmer, civil rights activist and co-founder of CORE (Congress of Racial Equality).

Photograph

Land Clearing Train

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across field towards the Land Clearing Special Train, a program sponsored by the University of Wisconsin's Department of Agriculture and the U.S. Depa...

Date: 1917-04-17 

Description: Parade of U.S. Naval Academy officers in full dress uniform prior to the graduation of the Annapolis midshipmen, showing Secretary of the Navy Josephus Dan...

Photograph

All CIO Made

Date: 1948-10 

Description: The Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO) booth at the Southeastern World's Fair in Atlanta featured local products made by CIO members. Visitors to t...

Photograph

Camp Logan

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Two rows of soldiers holding firearms stand facing each other in a wooded area at Camp Logan. An officer stands on each side, holding his own firearm, rea...

Photograph

Lucky Strike

Date: 1949-12 

Description: "Lucky Strike cigarette composition."

Date: 1973 

Description: International Model 1310 ambulance at midday in the downtown area.

Date: 1968 

Description: This blue line print map shows proposed changes reserving railroad right-of-ways for future highways, land plots, as well as Lake Monona and Lake Mendota.

Photograph

Memorial Day

Date: 1993-05 

Description: Mourners, miltary band, and white crosses on Memorial day.

Date: 1949-11-21 

Description: Some of the top Shrine officials who attended the Zor Shrine Potentate's Ball pose for a portrait at the Loraine hotel. The men, left to right, are Dr. M....

Photograph

Memorial Day Parade

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated panoramic view of the Memorial Day Parade, from the corner of Main and 1st Streets. Men carrying musical instruments, including a trombone, trumpe...

Painting

John A. Johnson

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length portrait of John A. Johnson, painted by James Reeve Stuart. Johnson was a prominent Norwegian immigrant who became a farmer, newspaper journ...

Photograph

Kaye's Park Hotel

Date: 1904 

Description: Exterior lakeside view of Kaye's Park Hotel.

Date: 1957-09-16 

Description: Nick Christokas, Richland Center; Ed Stoeber, Middleton; Perry Moss, Badger backfield football coach; and Mannie Simon, Madison, attend a birthday party fo...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: View across what is probably a frozen river covered with snow towards a village surrounded by a fence north of the Pinega settlement in northern Russia.

Date:  

Description: Band following a flag with Union High School embroidered on it, parading west on Main Street, followed by a group of women.

Date: 1800 after

Description: Map shows plat of the town Alma and the Mississippi River. Streets running horizontally begin at the top with "SIXTH STREET" and end with "MAIN STREET." St...

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