Babcock Ceremony

Date: 1928 

Description: Crowd seated on the lawn of Agriculture Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison for a ceremony honoring S.M. Babcock, inventor of the butter test.


Devil's Monument

Date: 1912-07-23 

Description: Colorized postcard of Devil's Monument with trees surrounding it. Text at top, "Devil's Monument, Camp Douglas, Wis."

Date: 1954-08 

Description: Lewis Arms Jr. poses on the back of his father Lewis Arms's 1949 Pontiac convertible automobile.


Florentina Krueger

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Outdoor portrait of Florentina Krueger standing in the yard.

Date: 1954-02-13 

Description: Part of the group of eighty-two Madison mail clerks and carriers write their promotional exam to qualify for supervisory jobs. Standing are V.K. Peterman (...

Date: 1958-01-11 

Description: Portrait of new Nakoma neighborhood resident Reverend William A. Schultz.

Date: 1949-02-14 

Description: In front of Gainsborough's painting, "Miss Sparrow", are Professor and Mrs. Jack Klenitz, 208, Highland Avenue and, on the right, Professor Julian Harris,...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A street scene of early New York City. The image features a building-lined street, with people walking, riding horses, and riding in carriages. Also pict...

Date: 1937-05-22 

Description: I-12 tractor produced at International Harvester's Neuss Works in Germany.

Date: 1889 

Description: Interior pages of the pamplet, with illustrations for the letter "H" and "I."

Date: 1944-04-29 

Description: Jerry Vetter, West High School track star, has cleared 11 feet 7 inches in the pole vault and 21 1/2 inches in the broad jump.

Date: 1943-09-30 

Description: The 56th Construction Battalion of Seabees dismantles fuel tanks using a crane and an International K-line truck. The original caption reads, "Project No....

Date: 1950-08-05 

Description: The Class C sailboat "Wahoo II," owned by Stewart Manchester with Pete Stebbins as crew, pictured on Lake Mendota. They will be vying for the championship...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of John Brown's Fort, built in 1848 and originally constructed for use as a guard and fire engine house for the federal Harpers Ferry Armory in Harp...

Date: 1874 ca.

Description: A bearded man stands with a cane in a field. Behind him are large haystacks, a barn with a cupola and a house in front of a forested area.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Building blueprints for ground plan for the North Dakota Mill and Grain Company, Courtenay, North Dakota.



Date: 1915 ca.

Description: View of a group of similarly designed houses in a residential area. There are railroad tracks on the right.

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Poster featuring a drawing of a woman scraping pits from fruit into a barrel.

Date: 1949-02-22 

Description: Seated at the speakers table at the Dane County Rural Letter Carriers' meeting (left to right) are Earl Bagley, Cambridge, treasurer; R.C. Salisbury, Madis...

Date: 1904 ca.

Description: Waist-up studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk man with short hair posed sitting and wearing a suit coat and necktie, identified as Fred Kingswan (MaHeNoGinKah).

Have Questions?

If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.

Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at: