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Description: Nakoma Welfare League's traditional Twelfth Night Party at Nakoma School. Pictured are some of the people who assisted with the party arrangements: left to...
Description: Window display of mannequin heads wearing hats in Sandra's Exclusive Millinery Shop, 101 State Street.
Date: 1931 ca.
Description: The Melchoir House was a popular hostelry and brewery operated by Jacob Melchoir. It later became an Indian boarding house.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: A woman and small girl balance on a log crossing a small stream in a ravine. The trees and bushes are bare.
Description: Cynthia Strassman, who will enter kindergarten next fall, is examined by pediatrician Dr. Richard B. Anderson as part of the Summer Round-Up program. The...
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Stockbridge Indian Mission with men standing near its entrance.
Date: date unknown
Description: Exterior of Eau Claire Hotel, located on the corner of South Barstow and Eau Claire Street. The view from across an intersection features the hotel buildi...
Description: Dageurreotype portrait of Dr. Chander B. Chapman of Madison. Dr. Chapman served as a regimental surgeon during the Civil War.
Description: Carol Bryant, Robert Rancourt and Nancy Fowlkes act out a scene from "The Cold Wind and the Warm", the opening play of the Madison Theater Guild season pre...
Description: A KC-97 of the 126th Refueling Squadron, Wisconsin Air National Guard, refueling an F-84 fighter over eastern Wisconsin.
Description: Three men operate a Titan 12-25(?) tractor upturning crop field with a plow as a group of men watch from behind.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: A large group of veterans eating in the dining hall at the National Military Home, which opened in 1867. Men in white hats and uniforms serve a meal to th...
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: A simple wood frame cottage is built into the slope of the hill above Geneva Lake at Holiday Home Camp. A second building is seen in the background.
Description: Farmer cultivating a field with a horse-drawn McCormick rotary hoe in front of silos and farm buildings.
Description: A farmer (possibly in Russia?) on a horse-drawn mower in a field.
Date: 1877 ca.
Description: Scene from Golden Ingots at the College of Mount Saint Vincent, founded by the Sisters of Charity of New York in 1847. Costumed students act outdoors in a...
Description: View across road of the Berg & Jones Department Store, with posters in the front windows announcing an upcoming Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Circus...
Date: 1929 ca.
Description: A production still for the Fox Hearst film "Romance of the Reaper". The film was produced by International Harvester to celebrate the Reaper Centennial. A...
Date: 1932 ca.
Description: Two cars are parked in a grove of trees; people sit at a picnic table in the background. There are other tables in the area, as well as benches and a trash...
Date: 1954-03-28 before
Description: Milwaukee Braves third baseman Eddie mathews demonstrates his swing during spring training.
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