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Description: Wendell Willkie with the Governor and Mrs. Walter Goodland and their dog in the Governor's residence during Willkie's 1944 Presidential campaign visit to W...
Date: 1879 ca.
Description: Three men take a break during harvesting. Their horse-drawn reaper raked the grain into rows as it cut. In the background are various farmstead buildings,...
Description: The thirteen-member behind-the-scenes crew who make the Madison Soap Box Derby possible gathered on the steps of Law Park prior to making final arrangement...
Description: Group portrait of 6 male baseball players from different teams talking to an umpire.
Description: Runners clear hurdles in the Class B 70-yard low hurdles during the Madison West Relays at the Camp Randall Memorial building. The winner was Karl Hecker o...
Description: View of Ice-boats on Lake Monona for the Northwestern Ice Yachting Association ice regatta with downtown Madison buildings in the background.
Description: A Northwest Airways crew delivers a bag of airmail to Madison postmaster W.A. Devine. With him, posed in front of the Ford TriMotor, are pilots Elmer Wahl...
Description: Portable confessional set up at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, 2119 Rowley Avenue. This photograph was taken for Burgess Laboratories.
Description: Newcomers to Madison are, from left to right: Mrs. Merrill R. (Lucy) Abbey, 2110 Fox Avenue; children Stuart ("Mickey") and Mary Ruth.
Description: Bob Linke (left) of the University of Wisconsin lands a left hook and takes a left to the stomach from Dan Borozan of Washington State during the boxing ma...
Description: Many social events were planned for the wives who accompanied their husbands to a meeting at the Forest Products Research Society. Among the guests were Mr...
Description: The Toastmistress Club celebrates its first year in Madison with a combination guest night and initiation of officers at the Cuba Club Supper Club. Shown g...
Description: Six members of the social relations group of the Guild of the First Baptist Church work on making blankets, curtains, bed linens, and other needed article...
Description: Babysitter Linda Taylor, a ninth grade student at West High School, reads a bedtime story to Brendan Charlton.
Description: Crushing and loading machinery at a gravel pit.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Interior view of the Chicago & Northwestern Railroad depot. A man is seated on one of the benches.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Mini bar with refrigerator and glassware.
Description: Portrait of Tracy Ukena, a Wyoming prison escapee, sentenced to a three-year prison term by Federal Judge Patrick T. Stone in the U.S. District Court. He h...
Description: A public semi-formal dance, "Winter Nocturne," will be sponsored by the Order of Rainbow for Girls and the Order of DeMolay for Boys in the Crystal Ballroo...
Description: Ray Case, former County Traffic Officer, walks down a cobblestone walkway with his bloodhound, Bounding Bessie. The dog was used to trail an escaped jewel...
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