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Description: W.A. Draper, Richard Genn, Sherman Olson, and Charles Vau Dell dress in costume during the Combo Dancing Club's Hobo Jungle Jamboree at the Nakoma Golf Clu...
Description: Action shot of the East High School vs. West High School football game as Mort Rabinowitz (West #49) scores a touchdown.
Description: Crowd around fountain at Wisconsin State Capitol for a 50-year celebration. There are decorations hanging from the fountain, and flower arrangements are ar...
Description: Nakoma's Twelfth Night Party featured the historical pageantry of the Twelfth Night tradition. Dr. James Griffin, billed as "Madison's most interesting boa...
Description: Three hunters pose with shotguns and their bounty of a fox, squirrels and rabbits.
Description: Ronald Rutlin of 1726 Helena Street holds a fishing trophy while standing in front of a brick wall. He was awarded the trophy by the Yahara Fisherman's Clu...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: A woman and young girl review the latest fashion merchandise in a retail window display.
Description: Attendees at the East Side Women's Club banquet, left to right: Mrs. Olaf (Anna) Olson, 313 N. Seventh Street, and Mrs. Harold (Olive) Pettersen, 217 Buell...
Description: Page from the scrapbook of bike hosteling trips sponsored by Neighborhood House, with highlights from the second hostel trip to the Post Farm Hostel in Mad...
Description: Display window featuring a mannequin in a bridal gown and household items at Wolff Kubly Hirsig Hardware Store, 17 South Pinckney Street.
Description: A crowd gathers on the Capitol lawn to watch the Americanization Pageant, "A Thoroughfare for Freedom," as it is portrayed on the balcony of the East wing....
Description: Man with a shovel standing in a ditch in front of two graves discovered on Bascom Hill during preparation to place the Abraham Lincoln monument circle. The...
Date: 1873 ca.
Description: John Parman's Blacksmith, Wagon & Carriage Shop. A large group of men, including workers in leather aprons, stand with carriages and wagon wheels outside...
Description: Rosemary Schneider trys on a spring hat while admiring her reflection in a vanity mirror.
Description: John Warren Fish wearing overcoat and hat.
Description: Woman in Norwegian dress playing the monochord.
Description: A group of seven women dressed in white flowing gowns strike "Grecian poses".
Description: Booker T. Washington stands flanked by Richard "Dick" Lloyd Jones (left) and Jenkin Lloyd Jones (right) near the shore of a Madison lake. Washington, desc...
Description: West Side Garden Club members are shown wearing hats made from plant materials. Standing in the rear are: Mrs. H.E.(Frieda) Consigny, Mrs. F.J. (Dagmar) V...
Description: Group portrait of City Car men's bowling team, one of the lead teams in the 1949 Madison Bowling Association city tournament. L to R: Dolph Friede, Mel Sch...
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