Date: 1958-06-27 

Description: Group portrait of American Field Service students on their way back to their native countries after having spent the past year in the area. They were enter...

Date: 1995-05 

Description: "Civil War Reenactor at Mayville."

Date: 1954-07-05 

Description: The Waunakee Civic Club baseball team has a game and a half lead in the Central section of the Home Talent League.


Abraham Lincoln

Date: 1860-08-13 

Description: Portrait of Abraham Lincoln before he grew a beard, taken from an ambrotype.


Cold War Boundary

Date: 1951-09 ca.

Description: A hill in the countryside near Hong Kong, showing the fence that marked the border with Communist China. Two children are on a path on the side of the hill...

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: Two men carry a wounded soldier on a stretcher toward the back of a waiting vehicle to transport him to another location. A grass-roofed building is in the...

Date: 1948-03-01 

Description: Susan Severson, Michael Wonn, and Sheila Nygaard model their spring outfits in front of a display of dolls.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across fence towards and horses and cows in a corral. A man stands in the background in front of a farm building.


Radios on Display

Date: 1930-09-26 

Description: Display of Majestic radios at the Lunder Furniture Company, 2044 Atwood Avenue.

Date: 1942-12 

Description: Olive Brooks, Division Engineer Public Relations, collects dead fish after throwing dynamite into the water. She is holding a fish and has her pants rolled...


Description: Studio portrait of two Ho-Chunk women sitting in front of another Ho-Chunk woman standing. All of the women are posed in front of a painted backdrop, and a...

Date: 1934-08-07 

Description: Kroger Grocery and Baking Company produce warehouse, 634 West Washington Avenue, view of the railroad siding and loading dock.

Date: 1931 ca.

Description: Members of the Jackson family review building plans for the Jackson Clinic. They are identified left to right: James Jackson, Jr., Joseph W. Jackson, Sr.,...

Date: 1919 

Description: Count Fieramondi (played by Juan de la Cruz) and Captain Dieppe (Robert Warwick) sit at a table in the count's castle having a man to man talk. Behind them...

Date: 1947 

Description: Holiday card with a snow man and woman riding in a sleigh. They are wearing coats and have a plaid blanket on their laps. He is wearing a hat with a feathe...

Date: 1902 ca.

Description: Farmer sits in the seat of a horse-drawn McCormick grain binder, probably in Russia. The "McCormick" name on the binder appears in Russian.

Date: 1953-10-21 

Description: Group photo of committee members who are making arrangements for annual tea and sale sponsored by the Madison alumnae of Pi Beta Phi sorority, at the chapt...

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Men line up outside International Harvester's Weber Works building. The factory produced wagons. Two men look down from the third floor fire escape.


Description: Teacher and students pose outside a clapboard one-room schoolhouse.

Date: 1924-02 

Description: A single horse pulls an enclosed sleigh across a frozen Door County harbor. Houses and a church are visible onshore.

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