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Date: 1947-03-08 

Description: Robert O'Brien, police officer on motorcycle, in front of Police Station.


Space Inc. House

Date: 1950-06-06 

Description: Advertising photograph for a housing contractor company called Space Inc. Pictured is a house at 3903 Nicholas Road built by Space Inc. contractor Ivan D....

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of Madison from across Lake Monona. A boat floats in the water near the shoreline of the lake in the foreground of the photograph.


Emigranten Office

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: The Emigranten Office at King and Webster Streets. The Emigranten was published here in the 1850s and 1860s.

Date: 1958-12-17 

Description: A 35-foot tall Christmas tree heavily draped with tinsel stands in the rotunda of the Capitol Building.


Christmas Mail

Date: 1958-12-17 

Description: Postal workers deal with a shipment of Christmas mail that was "arriving by the roomful and the ton." Workers are, left to right: William Borjinkhof, John...

Date: 1928-01-11 

Description: Women's lounge, Bank of Wisconsin, located at 1 West Main Street.

Date: 1956-07-17 

Description: Group portrait of the Wisconsin State Journal team from the West Midget Vilas Number 4 League of the Madison Boys Baseball Program.

Date: 1927-03-08 

Description: Girl standing on stool. She is wearing a dress and hat with tinsel and glass ornaments.

Date: 1946 

Description: Page from a scrapbook kept by Neighborhood House, with two images from the Play School for 3 and 4 year olds: a boy is opening his mouth for a woman who is...

Date: 1936-03-15 

Description: Frank family banquet at the home of Morris L. Frank, located at 611 Chapman Street. The family were Greenbush residents.

Date: 1952-07-31 

Description: Wesley Gordon, unable to do his farm work due to hospitalization, was helped by about 30 neighbors to take care of Gordon's 35 acres of grain. They brought...

Date: 1930 

Description: View across street of a group of employees, all men, posing outside their cafe. The cafe advertises Kennedy Dairy Company brand ice cream, Coca-Cola produc...

Date: 1952-04-17 

Description: Aerial view of Madison looking toward the capitol building from over East Washington Avenue and Commercial Avenue. Other images in this set look toward the...



Date: 1960-11-28 

Description: A group of Van Hise school 7th graders watch a working model of a paper-making factory as they tour the Papermobile. The Papermobile is a 35-foot trailer...

Date: 1954-02-24 

Description: Diane Horalek, Harold Peckham, and John Spaeni take part in a masquerade party for East High School seniors on Saturday, February 24, 1954.


Atwood's Drug Store

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Walter M. Atwood's Drug Store, 1054 Williamson Street, from 1914 to 1945. The family lived upstairs until 1937. Signs in the windows read "Kodaks," and "U...

Date: 1948-09-08 

Description: Dad Farmanfarma and his wife, Sylvia, in their kitchen in their home that has Swiss, Persian and American influences.

Date: 2002 

Description: "Genius of Wisconsin" statue, which was originally sculpted by Helen Mears for the Columbian Exposition of 1893. It was later recreated in marble by the Pi...

Date: 1950-11-14 

Description: A group of Western Electric workers picket the Wisconsin Telephone Exchange at 122 West Main Street off the Capitol Square in Madison. The Park Hotel sign...

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