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Description: Diners wait in a long line on Mother's Day to get into Piper's Garden Cafeteria, 120 East Mifflin Street.
Description: Unusual concrete play castle at Brittingham Park. This functional art was built by Paul Duesler with materials supplied by the Madison Jaycees.
Description: A chorus of men singing on stage with a crowd watching. A group of officials seated on the right. Rolling farmland in the background.
Date: 1970-04-25 ca.
Description: Lead singer Barbara Swenson of Northern Comfort dancing on stage with a microphone stand in the foreground. A guitarist is in the background.
Description: Giles Hanson seated in his racing car in front of a gas station with Purol Pep gas pumps.
Date: date unknown
Description: View of the giant walk-through musky and other oversized fish at the National Fishing Hall of Fame. A small group of people is visible in the mouth of the...
Description: Exterior of Lauralton Hall, founded in 1905 by the Sisters of Mercy. The large building exhibits a porch and an ivy-covered stone shelter with arches on e...
Date: 1936-07-08 before
Description: Farewell dinner menu in the form of a house decorated with folk art painting and trim, and a man and a woman in traditional dress perched at the two open w...
Date: 1951 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Osborn house with the barn behind it.
Description: The Lucius Fairchild home at 302 Monona Avenue (later Martin Luther King Blvd.) seen from the back garden. Lush foliage surrounds the back door, where a br...
Description: Kite aerial panoramic photograph of the central business district. In the distance is Lake Mendota. The fire damaged Wisconsin State Capitol is in the cent...
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Oneida members of the Grand Army of the Republic. The Parish Hall is in the background.
Date: 1901 ca.
Description: An industrial area in Corliss.
Description: Portrait of Nina Fox standing on a lawn, wearing a dress with a ruffled collar. In the background is a stone building.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View of St. Francis' Church.
Description: Elevated view of shop floor of an early Pawling and Harnischfeger 20-ton type "N" dial controlled cab-operated traveling crane. The crane is in machine sho...
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: A two-story gallery of the Historical Society in the Wisconsin State Capitol, with captured Confederate army flags on display. This photograph was taken in...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Nashotah Mission bell tower.
Description: Ann Emery Hall, 260 Langdon Street. Built in 1930, this five-story brick independent women's dormatory was designed by Madison architect Frank S. Moulton...
Description: Interior view of a nun's cell, furnished with a bed, stool, and dresser. A bare light bulb provides illumination and a cross hangs above the bed.
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