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Chadbourne Hall

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Exterior of Chadbourne Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. There is a lawn and trees in front of wide steps leading to a long front porch.


Zesto Malt Shop

Date: 1956 

Description: Waiter making a malt in the Zesto Malt Shop at 658 State Street.

Date: 1954-06-20 

Description: B. F. Konopack of Lockport, Illinois and R.G. Holtz of Western Springs, Illinois examine some of the hundreds of roses displayed in the first rose show spo...

Date: 1933-07-23 

Description: Group portrait of Montgomery Ward's baseball team in uniform.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Snapshot by Madison butcher Earl Omen of elephants parading past the Monona Avenue gate of the third Wisconsin State Capitol.

Date: 1896 ca.

Description: Mrs. Elsie Stevens poses on a path by a lake while riding a horse. Possibly on the University of Wisconsin-Madison drive (present-day Lakeshore path).


Robert Wilson

Date: 1856 

Description: Quarter-length oval portrait of Robert Wilson. He was born in Greenupsburg, Kentucky, on July 16, 1814. Wilson came to Wisconsin in May of 1833, and reside...

Date: 1956-02-09 

Description: Four women sit together behind a low table containing small bundles of cloth and a scissors while making slippers for the children staying at a Madison hos...

Date: 1959-12-14 

Description: Members of Dane County's 83 Homemakers clubs are taught gift wrapping ideas at their annual Christmas tea. Bernadine Sherwood (right) demonstrates ribbon p...

Date: 1953-01-08 

Description: View of the kitchen in the home of Lenore and Forrest Middleton at 3241 Highbury Road. The kitchen was built in 1853 by Joseph Statz and includes various e...

Date: 1951-11-19 

Description: A woman reads to two children at the First Unitarian Church on University Bay Drive prior to the upcoming Theta Sigma Phi Alumnae "Holiday Book Fair" that...

Date: 1931-08-08 

Description: Disabled American Veterans Ball queen contestant in a polka dot dress, sits in a chair in front of an American flag.


Iron Lightpost

Date: 1974-07-14 

Description: Decorative iron lightpost at the entrance to the State Office Building at 1 West Wilson Street.

Date: 1957-06-17 

Description: Waiting to audition for the Youth Summer theater are, left to right, Marian Bennett, Harriet Shands, Dosier Helsabeck and Karen Legg.


Bascom Hall

Date: 1893 

Description: Elevated view from North Hall of main entrance to Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

Date: 1960-07-03 ca.

Description: View of a field with bales of hay ready to be harvested.

Date: 1944-11-11 

Description: Soldier standing next to paintings from the third all-soldier art contest at Truax Field. The paintings are produced by soldiers at the recreational art p...


Yahara River

Date:  date unknown

Description: Watercolor painting of the Yahara River at Lake Monona with some added elements. Trees are along the banks, and a fence is on the right.

Date: 1958-09-25 

Description: New officers of the Madison district of the Wisconsin Garden Club are announced. Shown (left to right) are Mrs. Homer Morrow, vice-president; Mrs. Everett...

Date: 1975 

Description: Exterior view of Steve's Liquor Store, 3618 University Avenue (since remodeled).

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