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Date: 1956 ca.

Description: Several people peer into a storefront window on Capitol Square. This window shopping is perhaps in preparation for the Christmas holiday.

Date: 1902 ca.

Description: Young girl and boy posed with a horse-drawn Milwaukee grain binder in a field. The boy is drinking from a jug.

Date: 1955-07-12 

Description: Dick Charmley and Gary Davies examine their apparatus for skin diving and spear fishing in Lake Mendota.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A painted portrait of young George Washington in the uniform of a British Colonial Colonel. The portrait was possibly made by Peale (Charles Wilson?) and o...

Photograph

Esther Peterson

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Esther Peterson, a student at Mud Branch School, District No. 2, poses leaning against a tree on a hill while holding a baseball bat. There is a road and f...

Date: 1948-05-29 

Description: Reviewing stand for the Wisconsin centennial parade being built on Monona Avenue. Visible in the background are the Woolworth store in the Pioneer Building...

Date: 1918 

Description: Men gathered around airplane. Clarence Russell? on right side.

Date: 1953-06 

Description: Brothers Franklin Myers, 19, University of Wisconsin student (left), and Russell Myers, 22, Mechanic for the Madison Bus Company (right) buy their own plan...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Members of the Krueger family standing in the fenced-in yard of Alexander Krueger's home. The home and several farm buildings stand behind the family. Fres...

Date: 1938 

Description: Two men and a boy load bales of hay from the bed of an International DR-70 truck into a barn. The original caption reads, "A DR-70 170-inch wheelbase truck...

Photograph

Elisha Esterbrooks

Date:  

Description: Full-length carte-de-visite portrait of Elisha Esterbrooks, a Brigade Quartermaster, Company B, 35th Wisconsin Infantry.

Date: 1948-04-10 

Description: Dick Wilkinson, Oconomowoc, broke one record and equaled another in the Madison West High School Relay Carnival at the Field House.

Date: 1975-03 

Description: "As a result of the storm some farms did not have electricity for five days. A generator was shared by many farmers and was moved from farm to farm so that...

Date: 2013 

Description: Lois Wason displays her painted saying about grandmothers, with flowers, on a board at Becker Plaza. She is wearing a light blue work shirt over a t-shirt....

Date: 1961-05 ca.

Description: Colonel Bounchon's Lao Infantry men on mission to lay explosives behind lines. Three men are hiking up a hill. Rolling green mountains are visible in the b...

Date: 1957-03-15 

Description: High school fans in the bleachers cheer on their team during a night game.

Date: 1931 

Description: Poster advertising McCormick-Deering grain binders. The poster features a headline reading, "McCormick-Deering Grain Binders; Direct Descendants of the Wor...

Date: 1875-10-09 

Description: Portrait of Moscow Laseselskab Fremad (Moscow Library Association). Rasmus B. Anderson is probably in the group.

Photograph

Video Portraits

Date: 1987-04-02 

Description: Three school children pose for a video camera portrait, one attraction at a school fair sponsored by the PTA.

Date: 1955-11 ca.

Description: California farm workers, somewhere near Salinas, wave to the union official who had visited them with the mobile union office of Packinghouse Workers Local...

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