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Date: 1948 

Description: Temporary storage on the Visitors Gallery in the Wisconsin Historical Society blocks the view of the Library Reading Room. This storage was necessary beca...

Date: 1952-09-12 

Description: Portrait of five Madison Edgewood College co-eds involved in student government. Pictured, left to right, are: Ruth Leuthner, Margaret Schaub, Marcia Pilon...


Brownie Day Camp

Date: 1952-07-22 

Description: Three campers sit on a log while eating watermelon after a treasure hunt at the Brownie Hoyt Park Day Camp. Left to right: Elizabeth O'Neill, Oregon; Bonn...


Adna Wooster

Date: 1856 

Description: Quarter-length oval portrait of Adna Wooster of Racine.

Date: 1959-10-22 

Description: Four eighth grade students at the Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic School during a program to show their parents what they've learned about their study of...


Paul Vanderbilt

Date: 1956-04 

Description: Paul Vanderbilt, Curator of the Iconographic Collections (1954-1972), State Historical Society of Wisconsin, examining photographs received from the Mil...


Coranto Alumnae Tea

Date: 1952-02-23 

Description: Members of the alumnae organization of Coranto Journalism Sorority entertained at a tea at the Memorial Union to honor University of Wisconsin journalism f...


Detail of Rotunda

Date:  date unknown

Description: Detail of arches and windows inside the rotunda of the Wisconsin State Capitol.


"Well Baby" Clinic

Date: 1950-06-01 

Description: Dr. Ruth Foster, left, is shown examaning baby Janet Lee Sommerville while assisted by Nurse H. Anita Anderson as the mother, Mrs. Robert Somerville, looks...

Date: 1959-03-31 

Description: The Philharmonic Chorus of Madison rehearses a portion of a Bach motet with accompanist Julia Benoy Landmark, seated. Left to right, they are Elizabeth Boh...

Date: 1955-03-15 

Description: He is Wilbur La Bounty, paralyzed homecrafter, makes bird houses. He is seated before a work table with a jig saw and his completed 12 log cabin-style bird...

Date: 1949-04-27 

Description: At left, Billy Powers of 306 Norris Court shows his butterfly collection to classmate Dennis Rose, 1028 Clymer Place. The butterfly collection won first p...

Date: 1949-01-03 

Description: Group portrait of seven Dane county officials--five new and two reelected--shown taking the oath of office before Circuit Judge Herman W. Satchjen at far l...

Date: 1971-03-28 

Description: A detail of the top of the flashing baroque marquee on the Orpheum Theater at 216 State Street.

Date: 1949-06-14 

Description: Retirement party for Stanley Oldham at the No. 7 fire station, 2410 Monroe Street. Standing, left to right, are firemen William Ferger, Thomas Barry, Marvi...

Date: 1947-03-07 

Description: Isora Wilson, 432 N. Murray Street, has a collection of turnip dolls that she has made to resemble Charles Dickens' characters Pickwick and Scrooge.

Date: 1950-07-04 

Description: Firemen add a little horseplay to their water fight competition.

Date: 1945-06-07 

Description: Group portrait of Red Cross sponsored group, "Parlor Tricks", who entertain convalescent patients in the Army Air Force's regional hosptial at Truax Field....


Memorial Day Parade

Date: 1950-05-30 

Description: Madison's Naval ROTC members round the corner at South Carroll and West Main Street during the Memorial Day parade on the Capitol Square.

Date: 1953-04-11 

Description: Portrait of a group of University of Wisconsin Pi Beta Phi initiates taken at the Founder's Day banquet. Women are in costume dress related to a skit prese...

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