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Date: 1875 ca.

Description: Unidentified family sitting at a table in front of what was probably their first home after arriving in Wisconsin.

Date: 1948-09-15 

Description: Dr. E. Stanley Jones, a former bishop and missionary to India, seated with three Madison religious leaders standing behind him. He was in Madison to make a...

Photograph

Night School

Date: 1925 

Description: Adult students pose in class at a night school, where they took classes in English and citizenship at Neighborhood House.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Quarter-length portrait of unidentified man with a beard and moustache, wearing a jacket, shirt and tie.

Date: 1947-03-25 

Description: Cast members in costume at Longfellow School play, "The Bear's Dream".

Date: 1954-05-14 

Description: University of Wisconsin's catcher Gust Vergetis tags out Purdue's John Erietto at home plate with Jim Schorr in the batter's box.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of a student protest on the Library Mall at the University of Wisconsin, Madison campus.

Photograph

Joe Dommershausen

Date: 1957-05-04 

Description: Portrait of Joe Dommershausen, a Wisconsin State Journal sports reporter, wearing dark pants and a light suit coat with a boutonniere.

Date:  

Description: Ben Bergor letterhead, promoting Bergor as a theatrical agent and entertainment consultant, with a cartoon of a bird wearing a top hat and a bow tie, and c...

Date: 1947-03-30 

Description: Marquette School student, a girl in a flowered skirt, being tested for riding skills in front of the school at 510 South Thornton Avenue. The testing is al...

Date: 1947-01-30 

Description: Observing a poster stating: "Rain, Sleet, Snow, slow!", are Police Officer Walter Randall, with Edwin B. Petersen, winner of the "Wisconsin State Journal's...

Photograph

John Messersmith

Date: 1856 

Description: Quarter-length oval portrait of John Messersmith. He was born in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania, in 1790. Messersmith came to Wisconsin in May of 1827, and r...

Photograph

Five Kehl Dancers

Date:  date unknown

Description: Five women pose with arms raised at the Kehl School of Dance.

Date: 1926 date unknown

Description: Portrait of a man and a woman posed together, wrapped in wire fencing. It must be a prank because they are both smiling. She is wearing a hat with a plume...

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: Sisters Bonnabel and Florabell Severson, students at the Kehl School of Dance pose, in dance costume.

Date: 1970 ca.

Description: A poster promoting an event which reads, "Afro Center Presents The Last Poets & *Black Haze." The event was held in the B-10 Commerce Building on Sunday, D...

Date: 1948-05-22 

Description: Finish of the Class A 880 yard run in the state high school track meet at Camp Randall Stadium. Paul Hanewell of Janesville is breaking the tape in front o...

Date: 1949-07-24 

Description: A crowd watches as soap box derby cars get ready for a race and men check over the cars. A sign over the road reads, "Free Shellubrication" for Derby Entra...

Date: 1945-07 

Description: Engagement photograph of Doris E. Neff and David V. Gibson Jr. He is in a Army Air Force uniform.

Date: 1939-05-27 

Description: Roundy Coughlin in a police uniform, stands in front of a motorcycle and a life-sized poster of four movie stars on a tandem bicycle. This event occurred o...

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