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Date:  

Description: Highlander Chautauqua route traveling group that went to North Carolina and other places during the `40's. Myles and Zilphia Horton, far left. Posters re...

Date: 1849-04-19 

Description: Poster offering $600 reward for the return of three runaway slaves in Calvert County, Maryland. The three slaves are Henry Morsell, Jim Parker, and Bill Hu...

Photograph

Woolworth's Protest

Date: 1964 

Description: A group of male and female protestors and law enforcement officers stand on the sidewalk outside of a Woolworth's department store during Freedom Summer. O...

Date: 1953 ca.

Description: Color photograph of a man operating a McCormick Farmall Super H tractor with cultivator in a cornfield.

Photograph

DuCharme House

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: The home and fur-trading post of Col. Dominique DuCharme. The portion of the structure on the left was built by DuCharme in 1791. The right portion was add...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A man is picking up bundles of grain by hand, while another man is operating a horse-drawn grain binder. In the left background is a group of people in a s...

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: View from below of two boys on a jungle gym. Some of the brick buildings of the Jacob Riis Houses rise in the background.

Date: 1968 

Description: "Shirley Borgman Widmer."

Date: 1937-12-22 

Description: Brookville locomotive pulling dump cars in a rock quarry owned by General Refractories Company. Two men can be seen through the window of the locomotive. T...

Date: 1967-04-14 

Description: Bernice Lindsay is on a podium. She is wearing a coat and a hat. A man is filming her speech. On the ground is the street sign in her honor. Part of the N...

Date: 1918 

Description: Chester Morris and Mae Marsh are seated and looking worried in this scene still for the 1918 Goldwyn silent drama "The Beloved Traitor."

Date: 1881-07-17 

Description: First page of a letter written by Walt Whitman regarding the publication of a book he was writing.

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Two workers, one applying decals and the other adding pinstriping to wagon boxes at International Harvester's Weber Wagon Works in Auburn Park. The factory...

Photograph

Victoria Falls 6

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of Victoria Falls in South Africa.

Date: 1944-03-25 

Description: Wendell Willkie speaks with Carroll L. Coon, Commander of Madison's William B. Cairns American Legion Post No. 57, during Willkie's 1944 campaign for the P...

Print

RA-120

Date:  date unknown

Description: Spanish language advertisement for the RA-120 harrow plow featuring a photograph of the equipment in use in a farm field. The headline text reads, "RA-120...

Photograph

Waukesha CAP

Date:  date unknown

Description: Parade drill of the Waukesha County unit of the Civil Air Patrol. Because World War II ended general aviation, male and female pilots who were either too o...

Date:  

Description: Crowd of people lined up along board sidewalk watching a parade on diagonal part of Main Street.

Date: 1959-04-21 

Description: Lloyd Benson, census director for the Madison board of education, points to a map with two of the forty-seven census takers, Mrs. Roberta Kiesow (center) a...

Date: 1949-10-07 

Description: Aerial photograph of the Glenway Park area on Madison west side, looking north from Monroe Street across the Illinois Central Railroad. Glen Drive can be s...

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