Libby Prison

Date: 1864 ca.

Description: Stereoview of the main building, a tenement (loft style) building, at Libby Prison.

Date: 1964-06 ca.

Description: Paul Blaugh posing with the underwater electric engines that pulled boats on model river for Minirama.


Harriet Sundbakken

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Harriet Sundbakken, 13, a student at Prairie School, poses near some flowering bushes. The school building is in the background. A note on the reverse of t...

Date: 1873 before

Description: Elevated view of South Pinckney Street from the Wisconsin State Capitol, with East Washington Avenue to the left and Lake Monona on the distant right. The...

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: A line of three International delivery trucks at a receiving dock: (from left) D-2, D-40 and A-line trucks. The trucks were owned by Home Ice and Cold Stor...

Date: 1957 

Description: Aerial view of the Baraboo Wisconsin Dells airport.

Date: 1980-07-04 

Description: Cubans dancing to salsa music. Photograph is part of a group of images taken of Cuban refugees who had arrived as a result of the Port of Mariel exodus, an...

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: Brownline proof print of artwork created for a perspective drawing for an apartment house. Frank Lloyd Wright outlined his vision of affordable housing. He...

Date: 1916 

Description: The actress Nell Craig holds a revolver on Ernest Maupain while Richard Travers looks on in a scene still from the 1916 Essanay film "In a Looking Glass."

Date: 1954 

Description: Members of United Packinghouse Workers Local 40 signing a "Joe Must Go" petition to recall Wisconsin's Senator Joseph R. McCarthy.


Description: Three men meeting at a desk in a cubicle in an International Harvester Company office.

Date: 1960-02-01 

Description: Madison Cooperators of Opus Dei gave their third annual Fun-o-Rama event at the Catholic Community Center. Shown (L-R) at the candy booth are Mrs. Robert S...

Date: 1950-01-30 

Description: Three Central High School youths known as "Three Gobs" perform a comedy routine at the anniversary dance at the Loft Community Center, 16 East Doty Street....

Date: 1937-09-30 

Description: McCormick-Deering No. 60 harvester-thresher (combine) in field pulled by a F-20 Farmall being driven by a man wearing a hat. Decals and/or stencils are vis...


Paul Bunyan Drum

Date:  date unknown

Description: Man in a long coat and hat standing with the large Paul Bunyan drum, which is mounted on wheels.

Date: 1872 ca.

Description: Family seated in yard with croquet mallets in front of them with brick house that has soldier coursing at windows and fan window at third story. Daniel Bec...


Sue Carolyn Renk

Date: 1958-06-18 

Description: Co-ed seated at table by windows studying a book. The original caption states, "Sue Carolyn Renk received a B.S. degree with honors on June 16 in home econ...

Date: 1959-09-14 

Description: Madison school children are given the task of being safety patrol boys and girls on the first day of the new school year. George Cutlip, Hoyt School, has g...

Date: 1914-08-08 

Description: A photographer stands near a camera on the bank of the Chicago River. He likely works for International Harvester Company and appears to be photographing t...


Hotel Rogers

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard view from street of the Hotel Rogers on a street corner.

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