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Date: 1925-11-11 

Description: This red brick Italianate residence located at 216 Langdon Street, was built in 1870 for Lucien Stanley Hanks, a prominent Madison banker and civic leader,...

Date: 1961 

Description: Confederate Rest at the Forest Hill Cemetery, showing graves of Confederate soldiers who died as prisoners of war in Madison, Wisconsin, in 1862. The grav...

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: Outdoor portrait of William Goetsch and his wife, Bertha Krueger Goetsch, sitting in chairs on a lawn. They are each wearing a corsage and William's hat si...


Garbage Truck


Description: The Greendale Department of Public Works used this truck to collect trash.

Date: 1946 

Description: Man pulling a trailer with a Farmall B tractor on the farm of C.H. Meyerling. The trailer is loaded with tomatoes. A young man is standing next to another...

Date: 1932-08-12 

Description: Raquel Torres at Manchesters cosmetics counter with Max Factor representative, Mabelle Hege and another woman holding a dog.

Date: 1951-02-15 

Description: Milton Kneebone, a member of the city street-marking crew, spray-paints street name signs.


Alfalfa Field

Date:  date unknown

Description: A man stands in a field of alfalfa. Text on photograph reads: "Alfalfa Crop, French, New Mexico." and "E.H. Donaldson."


Flag Day Events

Date: 1940-06-14 

Description: Boy Scouts and others recite the Pledge of Allegiance during Madison's first public Flag Day ceremony held at the UW football stadium.

Date: 1945 

Description: Private first class, John W. Hood wearing dogtags smiles after a blood transfusion on the USS Samaritan in Iwo Jima. He is bandaged and is holding a...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View from behind of a man with a wide-brimmed hat operateing a horse-drawn mower near trees and a low hill. Text written on the glass place is as follows:...


Gay Store Building

Date: 1932-09-01 

Description: Gay Store Building which houses Rhymer Groceries, 2606 Monroe Street, Wingra Home Bakery, 2608 Monroe Street, Wingra Barbers, 2612 Monroe Street, Gay Bros....

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait of two Ho-Chunk women posed sitting in front of a painted backdrop. Both woman are wearing dresses, earrings, and necklaces. The woman on t...


Group with Toy Boat

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: A group standing on a Lake Monona pier with a large toy sail boat. Richard "Dick" Lloyd Jones is at far left, his mother, Georgia Lloyd Jones stands to th...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a young Sid holding two U.S. Flags crossed above his head.

Date: 1952-10-20 

Description: Leona Sonderegger combs the hair of her son, John Sonderegger, prior to a Shorewood School dancing class.

Date: 1952 ca.

Description: Reuss on his front porch. Photograph was to be used for campaign literature. Reuss had just returned from government service in Europe post World War II.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a market near a road. Native Americans sell baskets and curios to men and women wearing hats and long coats.


City Hall

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of city hall. The brick building features two sets of double doors, a bell tower, and a tall chimney.

Date: 1960-12 

Description: Scouts from Middleton Troop 40 sand wooden blocks to give to the pediatric section of Madison General Hospital. The wood was donated by Fish Lumber Co., Mi...

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