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Royal Theater

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: View across street of the exterior of the Royal Theater, 407 Atwood Avenue (address now 2142 Atwood). Designed by Ferdinand Kronenberg (?) Building remode...


Karl A Eisole, Jr.

Date: 1950-04-28 

Description: Portrait of Karl A. Eisole, Jr., national advertising manager of Madison Newspapers, Inc, wearing a bowtie.

Date: 1901-02-17 

Description: Mary Virginia McCormick (1861-1941) leaning on a tree. Mary Virginia was the daughter of Chicago industrialist and inventor, Cyrus Hall McCormick.


Earl Wilke

Date: 1953-11-12 

Description: Portrait of Earl Wilke at a testimonial dinner commemorating his 25th year as Edgewood High School's first athletic director and coach. He started his empl...

Date: 1944-12-06 

Description: Christmas shoppers cross the the corner of King Street on the Capitol Square in front of Kresge's, 25-27 East Main Street.

Date: 1958-12-07 

Description: A stubborn fire smoldered in the walls of the Kindschi Leather Company, 120 South Pinckney Street. The 80-year-old building, known as the Burrows building,...

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: A Pawling & Harnischfeger type "AN" hoist with a grab bucket and an enclosed trolley over railroad tracks with a train car underneath it. The crane is stam...


Cornelius Wheeler


Description: Portrait of Cornelius Wheeler of Portage, who served in Company I, 2nd Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry during the Civil War.


House in Winter

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: A one and one-half story house stands in a snowy landscape. A woman is walking toward the back door, hiding her face with a hand. The house was the childho...

Date: 1875 

Description: Corner of Mitchell and S. 5th Street. The twin towered building seen today was completed in 1873.


Workers on Strike


Description: Striking workers march with signs near a railroad crossing.

Date: 1957-09-25 

Description: The Zimmerman twins, Lettie and Lloyd, celebrated their 11th birthday with 54 friends and 12 teachers at Lincoln School. From left to right are friends Lyl...


Barbershop Quartet

Date: 1947-01 

Description: Group portrait of a high school barbershop quartet.

Date: 1940 

Description: Franklin D. Roosevelt, Wisconsin Governor Julius P. Heil, and other officials touring the Allis-Chalmers plant.


Captain Gillespie


Description: Studio portrait of Captain Gillespie.

Date: 1945-01-18 

Description: The Fraternal Order of Eagles drill team in costume.


Prairie Breaker

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Side view of a Prairie Breaker plow [breaking plow] against a black backdrop. Two parts of the plow are labeled as "A" and "B."

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two workers posed in front of a steam engine carrying logs for an International Harvester sawmill.


Chief Silver Tongue

Date: 1929 

Description: Posed outdoor portrait of Ho-Chunk Chief Silver Tongue in front of foliage


Elks Youth Dance

Date: 1958-12-26 

Description: A record number of 216 youths attended the third annual holiday formal held for teenage sons and daughters of Elks Club members and their guests. Roger Hol...

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