Date: 1952-05-25 

Description: The two award winners in the "Salon of School Art" show. On the left is the high school winner, William Bunce, a student at West high school. On the right...


Ephraim Pier

Date: 1960-07-25 

Description: Ephraim pier in Eagle Harbor. The pier is made of timbers. A dock and boathouse are on the right. Bare masts rise above the boats. The shoreline and trees...

Date: 1950-12 

Description: Drawing of the proposed design for the Law Park garage.

Date: 1906-11-19 before

Description: One-page supper menu from Café Martin, with a watercolor illustration by Louis Renault of a man and a woman walking down the sidewalk arm-in-arm, a driver...

Date: 1964 

Description: International D500 Paydozer and 295 Payscraper moving earth on a job site. The machines were manufactured by Hough, the construction equipment subsidiary...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Pamphlet published by Wisconsin Rural Schools Association in opposition to proposed legislation dealing with one-room schools.

Date: 1901-10-20 

Description: Outdoor portrait of the Gust Wendorf family posed in front of their home.


John Brown


Description: Engraved vignetted carte-de-visite of John Brown, who led a raid on the U.S. Arsenal on October 16, 1859, at Harper's Ferry in the hopes of capturing weapo...

Date: 1939-01-14 ca.

Description: View of a decorated house at 1450 Rutledge Street. There are individuals gathered on the lawn to pose for the photo.

Date: 1906-12 

Description: Alexander Krueger and Henry Bigalk sitting on the floor of the front porch smoking pipes. The bag of tobacco sits on the ground in front of them.


UW Football Squad

Date: 1952-09-02 

Description: Group portrait of UW football squad.


Lawn Maintenance

Date: 1977-08-12 

Description: A man picks up grass from a lawn, with garbage bags of mowed lawn clippings lined up behind him. A lawn mower stands on the sidewalk nearby.

Date: 2004 

Description: Debbie and Kevin Steger and sons, William and Joseph, live at W2230 McArthur Rd (Section 18). They milk 50 cows.


Aaron H. McCracken


Description: Photographic calling card of Aaron H. McCracken, 1st Lieutenant and later Adjutant, 38th Wisconsin Infantry.


Gunboat "Essex"


Description: The "Essex" (New Era) transformed into a gunboat, at anchor. Next to it is a smaller boat.

Date: 1939 

Description: Elevated exterior view of the water purification plant. A group of men are working on the front lawn of the plant.

Date: 1874 ca.

Description: Map of the lands in the vicinity of the West Wisconsin Railway route between St. Paul and Chicago, extending from St. Paul, Minnesota southeast to the Wisc...

Date: 1944-06 

Description: Charles E. Brown and his wife Dorothy Miller standing outside their home at 2011 Chadbourne Avenue.


Description: Letterhead of the Madison Business Association, with the association seal featuring "Forward," the statue on top of the State Capitol dome.

Date: 1983-11-01 

Description: Virginia Dillman and Richard Lund, the last customer for Dillman's Service Station at 421 South Park Street.

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