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Alpha Kappa Psi

Date: 1958-10-17 

Description: Initiation ceremony of the University of Wisconsin-Madison chapter of Alpha Kappa Psi professional business fraternity. Pictured are three actives of the f...


Old Mill Site

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: A tall smokestack stands beside the Yahara River where it flows out of Lake Mendota. Remnants of the foundation and supports of Farwell's Madison Mills are...

Date: 1958-04-28 

Description: Representatives of the Four Lakes Council of Boy Scouts review their budget request at the United Givers' Budget Conference. Left to right are Floyd Brynel...

Date: 1948-07-20 

Description: Leo A. Peterson, 2135 East Mifflin Street, at left, and William H. Kelly, 127 West Wilson Street, right, newly appointed vice-presidents of the Wisconsin-F...

Date: 1949-08-05 

Description: Looking down South Carroll Street at the corner of West Main Street on Madison's Capitol Square. The corner building is the Blied Building which had two fl...

Date: 1954-12-05 

Description: William and Annie Hussey, members of the Madison Art Association, view one of 42 paintings from the IBM collection on exhibit.

Date: 1923 ca.

Description: A machine and repair shop, 228 East Main Street, shows an example of the Dutch style front. The shop was originally the Frank J. Fleckenstein residence.

Date: 1944-11-22 

Description: Wisconsin High School basketball team in uniform, eight players.

Date: 1954-11-18 

Description: One-year-old Helen Signe Ostby sits with her maternal grandmother, Laura Wear, during a Thanksgiving celebration at the Wear home.

Date: 1980 

Description: Front view of a house under construction in the Tamarack Trails Subdivision.


Chadbourne Hall

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Exterior of Chadbourne Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. There is a lawn and trees in front of wide steps leading to a long front porch.


Zesto Malt Shop

Date: 1956 

Description: Waiter making a malt in the Zesto Malt Shop at 658 State Street.

Date: 1954-06-20 

Description: B. F. Konopack of Lockport, Illinois and R.G. Holtz of Western Springs, Illinois examine some of the hundreds of roses displayed in the first rose show spo...

Date: 1933-07-23 

Description: Group portrait of Montgomery Ward's baseball team in uniform.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Snapshot by Madison butcher Earl Omen of elephants parading past the Monona Avenue gate of the third Wisconsin State Capitol.

Date: 1896 ca.

Description: Mrs. Elsie Stevens poses on a path by a lake while riding a horse. Possibly on the University of Wisconsin-Madison drive (present-day Lakeshore path).


Robert Wilson

Date: 1856 

Description: Quarter-length oval portrait of Robert Wilson. He was born in Greenupsburg, Kentucky, on July 16, 1814. Wilson came to Wisconsin in May of 1833, and reside...

Date: 1956-02-09 

Description: Four women sit together behind a low table containing small bundles of cloth and a scissors while making slippers for the children staying at a Madison hos...

Date: 1959-12-14 

Description: Members of Dane County's 83 Homemakers clubs are taught gift wrapping ideas at their annual Christmas tea. Bernadine Sherwood (right) demonstrates ribbon p...

Date: 1951-11-19 

Description: A woman reads to two children at the First Unitarian Church on University Bay Drive prior to the upcoming Theta Sigma Phi Alumnae "Holiday Book Fair" that...

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