Date: 1946 

Description: A map showing the roads, railroads, towns, cities and villages, streams and lakes, airports, schools, churches, cemeteries, and golf courses in Kenosha Cou...

Date: 1917 

Description: General line catalog color illustration of a Mogul 8-16 kerosene tractor. The text around the illustration reads, "Can be Equipped with Self-Steering Devic...

Date: 1944-10-23 

Description: Norwegian dress and hat displayed as part of an exhibit of Elaine Smedal's "Norwegian Wisconsin as a Source of Design." Elaine Smedal arranged the exhibit...


Description: Two Ho-Chunk men dressed in a regalia standing in front of a tent, possibly at a powwow.

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: Halftone print of the Model Home B101 floor plan and side elevation. Frank Lloyd Wright outlined his vision of affordable housing. He asserted that the hom...


Lake Mendota Drive

Date: 1908 

Description: View of Lake Mendota Drive.


Villa Louis Grounds

Date:  date unknown

Description: Composite panoramic view showing gazebo, star bed, and southeast corner of the lawn.

Date: 1952-07-21 

Description: Senator Gaylord Nelson, Madison chairman of the Wisconsin delegation to the Democratic National Convention stands between two pages — Marilyn Mayer from Il...


Birch Tree


Description: Watercolor painting of a birch tree and another tree growing along an unpaved road. A fence is on the right.


Dykman's Restaurant

Date: 1954-10-12 

Description: Interior of the new Dykman's Restaurant, 107 West Main Street, showing the v-shaped luncheon counter with two waitresses, and featuring a Toastmaster three...

Date: 1961-02-13 

Description: Ray and Helen Sennett (left) and Mrs. and Mr. Herbert Schmiege attend the Madison Education Association annual banquet. Sennett has served on the board of...


Boy with Calf

Date: 1931 ca.

Description: Harold Calder, wearing bib overalls and a cap, poses with his calf, which won second place at the Cambridge Festival in 1931. There are chickens, a small c...

Date: 1959-08-06 

Description: Members of the Little Garden Club plan a flower show. They include, from left, Alice Hutchins, Rachel Landphier, Barbara Barrett, and Lydia Shafer.

Date: 1947 ca.

Description: The one millionth Farmall tractor on display, likely at International Harvester's "100 Years in Chicago" celebration. A sign reads: "The Millionth FARMALL...

Map or Atlas

Wisconsin Highway Map

Date: 1941 

Description: Official highway map of Wisconsin, "the playground of the Midwest," showing the state transportation network prior to World War II.

Date: 1958-11-14 

Description: Portrait of Connie Schwoegler, one of three Madison entries in the national All-Star bowling tournament in Buffalo, NY.

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Certificate appointing Lucius Fairchild as the director of the Gettysburg Battle Field Memorial Association. The certificate is decorated with oval portrai...

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Hospital room at International Harvester's Osborne Works. The room is equipped with an examination table, portable wash basin, wooden chairs, and jars of m...


Charles Van Hise

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Charles Van Hise.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A flat bed, 2-revolution, 2-roller, rear delivery printing press, manufactured by the Miehle Printing Press and Manufacturing Co. of Chicago and New York.

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