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Date: 1991-11 

Description: Landmark tavern in Theresa demolished to make way for highway improvement plan.

Date: 1955-08-31 

Description: Postal clerks Stanley A. Kolenda, William G. Spencer, and Nathan C. Hillmer sort mail at the Madison Post Office.

Date: 1944-08-16 

Description: Clerks help customers try on shoes at the Thom McAn Shoe Store, 224 State Street.

Date:  

Description: Charlie Chaplin, dressed in a German ethnic costume, standing on a pier on a lake with crew members during the filming of "The Great Dictator."

Date: 1954-08-08 

Description: Group portrait of the Madison West High School football team with Coach Fred Jacoby. They won a share of the Big Eight crown with Racine Horlick.

Date: 1938-09-14 

Description: A motor car with an attached trailer drives down a railroad track. The car is operated by the Alabama & Florida Railroad Company and power is provided by a...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior of a factory with a Pawling and Harnischfeger bridge and trolley.

Photograph

Truck Engine Works

Date: 1938 

Description: Factory workers tending to engines at International Harvester's Indianapolis Works. Other men operate overhead cranes labeled "Cleveland Crane-Close Clear...

Photograph

Zimmerman Residence

Date:  ca.

Description: External view of the Zimmerman residence at 746 East Gorham Street. Two individuals pose in an automobile in the driveway.

Photograph

Stock Day

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of cattle in several pens situated on a hillside. There are also several sheds. Text below reads "Stock Day, Bridgeport, Wis."

Date: 1926-03 

Description: A man carrying a burlap bag over his shoulder descends a flight of wooden stairs without a railing.

Date: 1957-10-14 

Description: Jean Kleven sketches a diagram of the grand march for the East Side homecoming dance as Delores Klubertanz stands by.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Black and white postcard of the President's Dining Lodge on the Brule River surrounded by trees. A bridge can be seen on the left. The text below reads "Pr...

Photograph

Indian Agency House

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: The house served as residence for John and Juliette Kinzie after 1829 when he was appointed as federal Indian Agent. She authored the book, Wau-bun, which...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view looking down towards a steamboat pulling a raft of lumber on the Mississippi River.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior of an amphitheatre at Lake Chautauqua, founded in 1874. Surrounding a platform, man wooden benches are seen. Above the center platform, a flag h...

Date: 1947 ca.

Description: One hundred ninety government surplus trailers, parked near Camp Randall, provided temporary housing for World War II veterans and their families.

Photograph

Hile House Hotel

Date:  

Description: View across road of the Hile House Hotel. There is a belvedere in the center of the roof.

Date: 1968-05-25 

Description: A young woman wears campaign buttons supporting Jerry Leonard as the Republican candidate for United States Senate. She is attending the State Republican C...

Drawing

Two Giraffes

Date:  date unknown

Description: Drawing of two giraffes, both the same height, but with the giraffe on the left with a shorter neck and longer legs, and the giraffe on the right with a lo...

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