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Description: Pictured is the play that started Madison East High School on the way to its victory over previously-undefeated Madison West High School in their Big-Eight...
Date: 1927 ca.
Description: An architect's rendering of the Heeb Company Warehouse; Law, Law, and Potter, architects.
Description: 420 men turned out for the annual Ducks Unlimited dinner at Club Chanticleer. Ducks Unlimited was founded in 1938 by persons interested in wildlife conser...
Description: Ku Klux Klan (KKK) wearing conic masks and white robes parading down King Street to Schroeder Funeral Home for the funeral of Police officer Herbert Dreger...
Description: Diana Smith visits with Justice Harold Hallows, left, and Stewart G. Honeck. Smith and Honeck are candidates for the Wisconsin Supreme Court and were speci...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Clara Middleton sits with a dog and rabbit on her lap in what may be a self-portrait. There is a daybed and treadle sewing machine in the background.
Description: Milwaukee Lincoln coach Dick Wadewitz and star Andy Chesser beam with pride after accepting the state championship trophy from Dr. Conrad A. Elvehjem, pres...
Description: From the left, Nancy Bremer, Helen Schaars, Gerie Bliss, and Marion Wheeler, four student assistants involved in University of Wisconsin orientation week a...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Interior stairwell in one of the wings of Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The photograph was taken to show...
Description: A young woman wearing a dress and a hat rakes leaves in a yard. In the background, a neighboring house is adorned with detailed fretwork brackets on an out...
Description: Four Wisconsin High School football players pose in uniform. They include #23 Steve Gerhardt, #39 Jim Black, #20 M. Phillips, and #25 Don Lehman.
Description: Group of people listening to a speech at a labor day picnic.
Description: One of 16 lion's heads on the exterior torchere lamps between the entries to the wings of the Wisconsin State Capitol.
Description: A "broken" pediment over a window on a Madison building. This style is typical of pediments developed in the baroque period.
Description: Schenk's Corners, with the Security State Bank, located at Atwood Avenue and Winnebago Street. On the right hand side of the view is Hausmann Fuel Company,...
Description: Portrait of five club officers of the Army Officers' Wives' Association. They are, seated left to right, Dorothy Freck, first vice-president; Elsie Benedic...
Description: Interior view of fabric displays for draperies and slipcovers at Hendrickson's Modern Home Furnishing Store.
Description: Group portrait of eleven Madison boys ready to leave for Badger Boys State at Ripon College. They represent five Madison high schools. Bottom row left to r...
Description: Six gather around a picnic table at the Madison Philharmonic Chorus picnic supper. They are, left to right, Ruth Foster, president of the group, John S. Th...
Date: 1877 ca.
Description: In the foreground stands the Monona Academy and in the background the Norwegian Lutheran Seminary, housed in the octagonal former Soldiers' and Orphans' ho...
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