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Description: A group of high school musicians, from East Waterloo (Iowa?) High School, sleeping on bleachers in Field House during a National School Music contest.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Rocky Roost, west of Governor's Island in Lake Mendota. The structure was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright for his childhood friend Robert Lamp. The home's...
Description: A stock certificate of the Watertown and Madison Railroad Company, one share #85, issued to Darwin Clark for the sum of $50.00. This was signed by the rail...
Description: State High School Basketball Tournament. Fort Atkinson battles Two Rivers during the game for third place in the State High School Basketball Tournament. T...
Description: Interior of Four Lakes Sports Company at 2441 East Washington Avenue. Shows part of office, workshop, and gun rack with guns, in relation to open stairway...
Description: Officer Frank B. Ingraham, at his beat on the corners of State, Henry, and Johnson Streets, with young school children from Holy Redeemer School. Ingraham...
Date: 1896 ca.
Description: Interior view of a decorated bay window in a Victorian-era home. The window area was used as a photography back-drop so the shades are drawn and fabric is...
Description: Jesse Nixon of Wisconsin crosses the finish line after the 600-yard dash. His time was 1:11.3 minutes. In the background are Ohio State's Dick Strayer, sec...
Description: Portrait of Henry J. "Hank" McCormick, sports editor of the Wisconsin State Journal.
Description: Four of the Dames club officers are shown, left to right: Mrs. Ben (Constance) Shefchik, 417 W. Dayton St., corresponding secretary; Mrs. William (Anne) Ha...
Description: Honorary city commander of the Madison branch of the Wisconsin Division of the American Cancer society, Mrs. Oscar (Mary) Rennebohm, was given a citation b...
Description: Group portrait of Madison Building and Construction Trades workers signing pledge cards to donate one day's pay (about $12) to Madison War Chest campaign.
Description: Gretchen Holt writes a check for Christmas seals she received in the mail.
Description: Minnie Oakley and Florence Baker Hayes (reaching for a book), two Historical Society librarians, during the period when the Society was housed in the South...
Description: Mary Jo Sweeney stands next to a couch. The photograph was one of a series featuring the children born one year ago on New Year's Day of 1953.
Description: Newlyweds George and Lorna Homes decorate their first apartment at 1028 Erin Street. The couple is shown hanging up a bedsheet to serve as a window curtai...
Description: Julie Snyder roasts a hot dog at a Madison park shelter fireplace during a picnic for teenagers.
Date: 1899 ca.
Description: Third Wisconsin State Capitol (the second in Madison), showing the East Washington Avenue gateway and iron fence. In reality the statues, which were meant...
Description: Left to right are: Don Spring, 13-year-old Soap Box Derby racer; his dad, Fireman A.E. Spring; and Lieut. Wilson H. Donkle, chairman of the fireman's Soap...
Description: Group portrait of African-American choir on steps in front of Mt. Zion Baptist Church, 548 West Johnson Street.
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