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Date: 1956-03-04 

Description: Madison Curling Club members during the Invitational Bonspiel at Lavern Harmon Rink. The Madison Curling Club received the Walter C. Rhodes Trophy for the...

Date: 1932-05-05 

Description: The U.S. airmail radio operator at Royal Airport in Madison. During the 1920s Madison had two airports: the Madison Airport (aka the North Street Airport)...

Date: 1959-03-25 

Description: Outgoing president of the Madison League of Women Voters, Mrs. Beatrice Lampert, hands over the gavel to the incoming president, Mrs. Katherine Lichter. Th...


Fruit Display

Date: 1939-11-09 

Description: Display of Blue Anchor California pears and grapes in Badger Fruit Market, 250 State Street.

Date: 1920 

Description: Shows wards and selected points of interest. Includes street index. Oriented with north to upper right.

Date: 1934-11-08 

Description: Robert La Follette, 8, holding large wooden boat, and Judy La Follette, 5, holding a doll. They are the children of Governor-elect Phillip La Follette and...

Date: 1896-05 

Description: The office of Historical Society Librarian Minnie Oakley in the third Wisconsin State Capitol. From 1866 to 1883 the Historical Society occupied the entire...

Date: 1933-11-13 

Description: Frank Lloyd Wright's 1929 L29 Cord Phaeton automobile and an overturned Choles Floral Company delivery truck, driven by Frost Choles, at an accident scene...


Neckerman House

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: The Neckerman house, located at 208-212 Monona Avenue, (now Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard), built by General David Atwood and his partner Royal Buck as...

Date: 1952-07-22 

Description: Ten-year-old David Paepke, Sauk City, is pictured with the new Sears Roebuck and Company bicycle he won in the Madison Bicycle Safety Week slogan competiti...

Date: 1960-01-27 

Description: A reunion of farm leaders whose education came through the Short Course is held each year during Farm and Home Week. These leaders, left to right, are Geor...


Bridge and Boats

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: View of a bridge, with children in boats in the foreground.

Date: 1955-01 

Description: Construction work on the mezzanine shelving in the old Library Periodical Room. The old shelving was reconfigured, beams installed, and an small office cr...

Date: 1952-09-17 

Description: The "heart kitchen", a new kitchen designed to show women with heart trouble how to cut their work in half, recently constructed in the Madison Vocational...

Date: 1952-07-18 

Description: The thirteen-member behind-the-scenes crew who make the Madison Soap Box Derby possible gathered on the steps of Law Park prior to making final arrangement...

Date: 1959-10-22 

Description: Group portrait of committee members making arrangements for the upcoming All-Agricultural dinner of the Daughters of Demeter. Front row, left to right: Mr...

Date: 1964 

Description: Caption reads: "F. Gerald Ham, Wisconsin State Archivist, examining papers (posed re-enactment) in preparation of a guide to labor history research materia...

Date: 1952-02-26 

Description: The work of the Red Cross in peacetime is less well publicized than its wartime services. Pictured are Mrs. Ken (Betty) Kozasa, 320 West Dayton Street, cha...


Pinckney Street


Description: View of Pinckney Street, about 1860, from the roof of the Fairchild Block at the corner of East Main and South Pinckney looking northwest toward Lake Mendo...

Date: 1951-11 ca.

Description: Scale model of a grain binder called the "McCormick Bindlochine."

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