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Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Exterior view of Walker Castle, 1862-1893, 900 block East Gorham Street, and surrounding trees. Caption on the print reads, "The Old Castle"
Date: 1876 ca.
Description: Quite possibly this is the "View of Capt. L.M. Lange's tent and seven Captains" listed in the "Centennial Views of the City of Madison, July 4th, 1876. Vie...
Description: Outstanding stars of the 56th Annual WIAA track meet.
Jerry Emmer of Hartford set a new record time for the 880-yard run in Class B competition.
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: City Treasurer D.J. Leigh with an associate, sorting records.
Description: Pamela and Penelope, twin 3-year-old daughters of Mr. and Mrs. Manley R. Showers, sit at a table while playing with a tea set.
Description: Steve Schmidt house under construction in Sherman Park subdivision. The house is located at 1406 Farragut Street.
Description: Group portrait of 13 Goodyear Service employees. Includes one woman, and nine men in uniform, posed in front of a store window with an NRA (National Recove...
Description: Madsion West High School track winners in the Wisconsin State Track Tournament. Pictured on the left, Bob Mansfield, winner of the 440, and on the right, G...
Description: Elevated view, probably from the old Wisconsin State Capitol building, looking west down State Street.
Description: Albert Higgins pouring whiskey behind the bar, with a large display of whiskey bottles behind him at Camel's Tavern, located at 619 University Avenue.
Date: 1868-12-22 before
Description: Front cover and interior menu pages from the Third Annual Supper of the New England Society, held at Vilas House to commemorate Forefather's Day. On the co...
Description: Wolff, Kubly and Hirsig Company opens new store on Monday, June 29th. Pictured is the third floor which features housewares, kitchen furniture, appliances,...
Description: The University of Wisconsin Open House for new students was held at the Memorial Union with more than 4,000 students attending.
Shown at the Open House ev...
Description: Six women dressed in Hawaiian muu-muus gather for the spring luncheon of the Daughters of the Nile. Seated is Mrs. Thomas Pleuss of Edgerton. Standing, lef...
Description: Jesse Nixon of Wisconsin crosses the finish line in record time at the triangular track meet between Wisconsin, Iowa, and Northwestern universities.
Description: Terry Snowden stands with crutches and looks on as Marjorie Parish, seated and wearing a leg brace with a crutch at her side, examines a pamphlet. They are...
Description: Group portrait of officers of the grand chapter of the Order of Eastern Star and the Monona chapter no. 5. Left to right: Mrs. Nita K. Howard, worthy matro...
Description: Four men selecting seed corn ears in a cornfield.
Description: Soap Box Derby participant, Warren Slightam, age 13, with Marshall "Marsh" Parkinson, yard manager of the J.J. Fitzpatrick Lumber Company, which is sponsor...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: The Dane County Courthouse, 207 West Main Street, and Dane County Jail, 219 West Main Street.
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