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Date: 2014-09-16 

Description: Underwater view of sinks on board the "Milwaukee," a portion of its last cargo.

Date: 1947-03-13 

Description: Dr. William H. Lighty, who was around WHA when they were blowing their glass radio tubes, glances over one of the two cabinets which contain the new FM bro...

Date: 1925-07-07 

Description: A young woman wearing a dress and a pearl necklace fills a metal pail marked "School" from a cream separator. Additional milk pails sit on the floor beside...

Date: 1959-09-28 

Description: Several thousand Catholic students turn out to welcome Bishop O'Connor back from his two month trip to Europe.

Photograph

Sphinx de Gizeh

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: The Sphinx at Giza in Egypt. Three men are standing or sitting on the shoulder of the Sphinx, and several men are sitting in the shade below with two camel...

Date: 1960-12-31 

Description: Four Lakes Club iceboats playing follow the leader on Lake Monona.

Photograph

Union Merger

Date:  

Description: Events leading up to the merger of the Amalgamated Meatcutters and the United Packinghouse Workers unions included this appearance by Patrick Gorman of the...

Date:  

Description: Upper Mississippi; Turkey River Bluff. Three men sit on a train engine at a junction.

Date: 1908-09-12 

Description: Demonstration of the Wright Flyer.

Date: 1956-07-05 

Description: Frank Lloyd Wright (seated left), Madison Mayor Nestingen (seated right), and other officials signing a contract between the city of Madison and the Frank...

Date: 1959 

Description: This map shows roads, landowners, acreages, and buildings.

Date: 1954-05-11 

Description: Portrait of Jeffrey Hansen (left), Harold Joyce, and winner James R. Green, finalists in the oratorical contest sponsored by the West Side Optimist Club.

Date: 1918 

Description: Holiday card with the American Eagle, gripping lightening bolts, ribbons and holly in his talons. In the background are clouds and a map of the United Stat...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Bedroom at the McCormick family residence on Rush Street. The house was built for Cyrus Hall McCormick and his family in 1879. After McCormick's death in 1...

Date: 1980 

Description: Congressman David R. Obey of Wisconsin checking on House floor activity on television. A table set with place settings appears behind him.

Date: 1954-06-21 

Description: Portrait of Susan (Bastiste) Quanbeck and her son, Alton. She is visiting her parents, Mr. and Mrs. W. N. Bastiste in Madison. Her husband, Captain Alton H...

Date: 1937 

Description: Holiday card of a young boy dressed in a dark blue coat, mittens and hat. The symbol "AAA" on his hat stands for the "American Automobile Association". He...

Date: 1887 ca.

Description: This map shows lakes, railroads, and rivers. An explanation of railroad lines with mileage in Wisconsin and total mileage for 1887 is included. Portions of...

Photograph

Newton Avenue

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of Newton Avenue from the street with houses. Trees line the street and partially obscure the houses and a carriage comes toward the camera in the b...

Date: 1957-03-15 

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

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