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Photograph

"The Mud King"

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: A bearded young man, Michael McCormick of Madison, was crowned the "The Mud King." He is covered in dark mud from the banks of nearby Rowan Creek holding a...

Photograph

Nakoma Bus

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Side view of right side of an International bus marked "Nakoma" parked in front of the Wisconsin State Capitol. The bus has an enclosed cab and the passeng...

Date: 1926 

Description: Exterior of the grade school.

Photograph

Fashionable Woman

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: A fashionably dressed woman with a fur stole around her shoulders relaxes on a lounge chair.

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South Hall

Date: 1932 

Description: View across Bascom Hill of South Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Birge Hall is in the background to the right of South Hall.

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Description: Members of the Menominee tribe pose during the Corpus Christi celebration, possibly held at the Keshena chapel. Pictured are, from left to right, Clara Chi...

Date: 1954-07-22 

Description: Portrait of city streets department personnel Vincent Mongold (left), Gene Westbury, and Tony Cardarello Jr. The men helped set up the race track and stand...

Date: 1948-05-01 

Description: Retiring mail carrier, Mike Cawley, accepting an envelope containing a token of appreciation from Myrtle L. Hansen, clerk of circuit court at the Dane Coun...

Photograph

Henry J. Schouten

Date: 1921-05-10 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Henry J. Schouten, West Allis company president.

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Industrial safety sign or poster featuring the "grim reaper" and advising factory workers to "be a booster for safety." The sign reads, "Gambling With Fate...

Date: 1905-01 

Description: Young children, Jennie and Edgar Krueger, play with toys near their family Christmas tree.

Date: 1913 

Description: "The Tango of Today." Vernon and Irene Castle demonstrate a modern hands-free tango. A similar photograph was used in their 1914 book Modern Dancing...

Date: 1945-04-26 

Description: Margaret Smith, secretary of the Madison and Wisconsin Foundation, surveys a few of the letters received from servicemen who trained in Madison and plan to...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Clara Middleton, well-dressed and wearing a large hat, holds her pet fox terrier's chin as the two share a gaze.

Photograph

Men at Table

Date: 1962-02 

Description: Several men are seated at a long table. One man smokes, and another reads. In the background, more people are standing behind them in a crowded room.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: At the corner of Fourth Street and Reservoir Avenue. Pedestrians are on the sidewalk, and a horse-drawn carriage is in front.

Date: 1944 

Description: Factory worker at International Harvester's Rock Falls Works.

Date: 1950-10-16 

Description: Dr. Chester Kurtz, seated, and Dr. Robin Allin, standing, demonstrate the operation of a fluoroscope to Mrs. David (Virginia) Piper, seated, and Mrs. Josep...

Date: 1932-09-15 

Description: Portrait of Clarence W. "Doc" Spears, University of Wisconsin football coach standing on the football field.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: International Harvester branch office building with tractors and wheels on display in the foreground.

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