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Date: 1893 ca.
Description: View of a Victorian-style room in the H. Schildhauer residence at 13 North Webster Street. Various paintings are on display in the room, some on easels, ot...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: John C. Pew home, at 3650 Lake Mendota Drive, Shorewood Hills. This home was designed by architect Frank Lloyd Wright. Construction began in 1939, and by 1...
Description: Manchester's Department Store coed model, wearing a fur jacket, hat and purse, posing on the steps of a passenger train with two pieces of luggage on the g...
Description: B'nai B'rith dinner dance committee members include (L-R) Meyer Zimmerman, Ervin Schwartz, Simon Dolinky, and Leonard Porter.
Description: The annual Christmas tree in the Wisconsin State Capitol rotunda. A live tree is cut each year to decorate the Capitol for the Christmas season.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Stereograph of a room in Ole Bull's Madison residence, where he lived after marrying Sara Chapman Thorp in 1870. The room is furnished with chairs, a table...
Description: Richard McNall of Janesville, member of Alpha Gamma Rho fraternity and king of the University of Wisconsin Military Ball stands beside queen Mary Olber of...
Description: Exterior view of the Dane County Home for the Aged.
Description: Portrait of Mrs. H. W. Affeldt while attending the Who's New fall luncheon at Maple Bluff Country Club. She wears a white hat with a silk fringe, a black s...
Description: View from shoreline of Lake Mendota for the end of Park Street, including the boathouse (backyard of Olin House located at 766 Langdon Street) on the Unive...
Description: Winter scene with pedestrians standing on the sidewalk near a downtown street waiting for bus transportation in a snowstorm. Probably at Capitol Square.
Description: Mary Telford, dressed in a Mexican costume, is shown with a nativity scene at the Madison Woman's Club "Posada Mexicana" Christmas folk festival.
Description: Letterhead of Johnson & Melaas, merchant tailors and cloth dealers, "Buyers of wool and Wisconsin leaf tobacco," with an engraving of a waterfront view of...
Date: date unknown
Description: Studio portrait of an infant dressed in white sitting on a large, wicker chair.
Description: Retiring president of the Madison Community Chest, E. L. Wingert of 117 North Prospect Avenue (left), congratulates his successor, Francis Bowman, Jr. of R...
Description: Portrait of four boys that make up the Champion Wisconsin Cattle Judging Team.
Date: 1970 ca.
Description: A large crowd participating in a demonstration against the war in Vietnam, as seen from the steps of the Wisconsin State Capitol looking down State Street....
Description: Two couples attend the Westmorland Community Association Dance at Nakoma Country Club. Marie Lush hands a name tag to her husband, Robert and at center are...
Description: Governor Philip F. La Follette presses a telegraph key at the Western Union Office to open an event in Green Bay.
Description: Television was a feature enjoyed by children and adults at the Madison Home Show. The fascination of new improvements, many of them on display in Madison...
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