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Date: 1927-04-10 

Description: New Orpheum Theatre ushers.


John Pickering

Date: 1861 ca.

Description: Tintype portrait of John Pickering of Evansville, Wisconsin, member of the 3rd Wisconsin Infantry band. He is standing in a suit and holds a B-flat horn. H...


Kennedy Dairy Wagon

Date: 1936-03-13 

Description: View from street of Barney Miller, the driver, feeding hay to Ned, the oldest dairy horse in service in Madison, The horse is hitched to a Kennedy Dairy wa...

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Changing of the guard at the Tomb of the Unknown soldier. The back of a man's head is in the foreground on the left.

Date: 2004 

Description: This unique, old grainery, supported on rocks, is on the Rodney Justman Farm.


Description: Portrait of Josh Sanford sitting in an airplane during WWII. Sanford served in the Army Air Corps during WWII and is credited with being the only Native Am...

Date: 1948-09-12 

Description: Crowd in front of the Union Trust Co. building, 1 West Main Street, during the balloon barrage in which balloons are being released with $2 merchandise cou...


Stone Picking Bee

Date: 1987-06 

Description: The Wagner family and friends stage a stone picking bee on their farm.

Date: 1941-07 

Description: Car driving automobile near two buildings, perhaps outhouses.

Date: 1948 

Description: A female factory worker creates balls of twine, possibly at the McCormick Twine Mill. Original caption reads: "This scene shows a battery of balling machin...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: View across snow of two soldiers standing outside a blockhouse fortification. One soldier is wearing heavy wool furs and is armed with a rifle, and the oth...

Date: 1956-09-16 

Description: Four Madison incoming freshmen and transfer students are greeted by Rosa Fred and University President E. B. Fred at Memorial Union. The students, left to...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A group of students and a teacher sit at desks in a classroom while listening to a lesson on the dangers of house flies. Agricultural lecture charts about...


Stable Hazards

Date: 1927-07 

Description: A man uses a rake inside a stable, standing near harnesses hung from wooden pegs on the wall. The tail of a horse can be seen on the left.

Date: 1909 

Description: Holiday postcard of holly with Santa inside of an oval gold border. He is wearing a red coat, green mittens, a fur hat and has a basket filled with toys on...

Date: 1946-08-10 

Description: Helene Stratman-Thomas and Dr. Charles O. Lindberg, a Swedish singer.

Date: 1918-09-30 

Description: Quarter-length publicity photograph of Valeska Suratt in a dark velvet dress and hat. She holds a calla lilly and wears pearl rings. The print carries a...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Portrait of a man in Chinese military dress. It is signed "Sincerely yours with best wishes [indistinct] Sing".

Date: 1931 

Description: Elevated view of a man using a Farmall tractor to pull a McCormick-Deering windrow harvester in a field of rye. Original caption reads: "Elliot A. Pritcha...

Date: 1954-04-29 

Description: Portrait of Tim Howe and Virginia Noyola, leaders of the grand march at the East High School junior-senior spring dance.

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