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Description: Concrete figures of Smokey the Bear and a comical bust in an otherwise Oriental garden at 237 Waubesa Street. These are scuptures made by the artist Sydney...
Description: D.F. Farmer of Hyland-Hall Company is shown with Jennie Last (center) and Gertrude Berray (right), both of whom were hired by the firm through placement by...
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Camp Randall, with the old stadium in the foreground and the Wisconsin State Capitol in the background.
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: Aerial view of downtown.
Description: Ski jumper Johnny Bednarz of Kingsford, Michigan performs a jump at the Blackhawk Club ski tournament.
Description: The Most Rev. William P. O'Connor, Catholic bishop of Madison, officiates at the sixth annual Holy Hour held at Edgewood College campus, Monroe Street.
Description: George Stein, photographer, on the right, and Frank Marx, window decorator, on the left in Manchesters Department Store. They are looking at a 10' tall pos...
Date: 1943-04 after
Description: Navy personnel sitting at typewriters wearing headphone learning code, probably during World War II. The sailors are in an auditorium or gymnasium, possib...
Description: Skating hand in hand to a waltz tune are, from left to right, Lorraine Bokina, Hugh Bell, Fritz Balsley, and Gary Rieman. Also standing on the far right i...
Description: Portrait of Mary Riley, Rt. 3 Lodi, assistant treasurer of the State Capitol Employees Credit Union. She reported that the organization has just reached $1...
Description: Three judges select the winning slides for the third annual color slide show held at the Community Center. Left to right are Aaron Bohrod, artist in reside...
Description: Construction crew building a double streetcar track around the Capitol Square on North Pinckney Street. The oversized awnings were common around the Squar...
Description: View of Julius Schadauer's tobacco store at 101 State Street.
Description: Group portrait of 6 male baseball players from different teams talking to an umpire.
Description: The Aquacade at the Maple Bluff Country Club pool includes races, family dinner and an evening show. Sue Stenjem participates in the beach ball race.
Description: Christine, daughter of John E. and Doris Anderson, and church treasurer Russell Sackett participate in a mortgage burning ceremony at First Congregational...
Description: Portrait of five Madisonians involved in planning the spring meeting of the Episcopal Churchwomen, Northwest Convocation, Milwaukee Diocese to be held in P...
Description: A lifeguard observes swimmers at the beach in Vilas Park. A rowboat used by the lifeguard is on the beach.
Description: Advertisement for the Madison Brewery operated from John Rodermund that appeared in the 1858 City Directory.
Description: Among the guests at the luncheon at Nob Hill of the Ladies' Golf-Bowling League were Marian Nelson, seated and standing, from left to right, Virgel Houghto...
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