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Date: 1947-11-24 

Description: Police officer Raymond P. Kurth holds the leather bag in which the robber, Max M. Feeney, carried the money stolen from the Loraine Hotel.

Photograph

John Catlin

Date: 1856 

Description: Quarter-length oval portrait of John Catlin. He was born in Orwell, Vermont in 1803, and settled at Mineral Point, Wisconsin, in May of 1836. Catlin moved...

Historical Object

Paul Vanderbilt Pairing 67

Date:  date unknown

Description: On the map it shows the turkey buzzards circling overhead
to tell us who we are and what the odds.
Don't count;
a promise is no more than just a s...

Photograph

Fire Company Wagon

Date: 1902 ca.

Description: Madison fire fighters with a hose wagon near the intersection of Webster Street and East Washington Avenue.

Date: 1953-11-02 

Description: The Business Women's Bowling League staged its first annual dress up bowling sessions at the Plaza Alleys. Ad Colvin dresses as a mophead.

Photograph

Stake Driving Crew

Date: 1898-05-31 ca.

Description: The stake driving crew for the Sells Bros. & Forepaugh Circus. A group of men drive several stakes into the ground.

Date: 1950-11-10 

Description: A scene from the Lapham School fifth grade production of Johnny Appleseed. Shown are, left to right: Bob Alcumerac (Johnny), Bill Mueller, Nancy Hustad, L...

Date:  

Description: Lewis Arms, Jr. stands in front of a house holding two balloons.

Date: 1987-08-22 

Description: Green Bay Packers Running Back Kenneth Davis (#36) in the middle of a play against the Washington Redskins in a preseason game that took place at Camp Rand...

Photograph

Simeon Mills

Date: 1856 

Description: Quarter-length oval portrait of Simeon Mills.

Date: 1978-02-17 

Description: View down the alley at the back of the Capitol Theatre on State Street towards a construction worker standing on the roof while working on renovations.

Photograph

Reading Braille

Date:  date unknown

Description: A woman in dark glasses, who is a resident of Dane County Hospital and Home, reads a book in Braille as her therapist looks on.

Date: 1974-04-21 

Description: Portrait of Sid in his backyard standing on the back of the Toonerville Trolley holding a shotgun. Sid is wearing a large engineer-style hat and has a ciga...

Date: 1946-03-12 

Description: Elevated view of the altar and congregation in St. Raphael's Cathedral during the inauguration of Most Rev. William P. O'Connor as the first bishop of Madi...

Photograph

Softball Pitchers

Date: 1948-06-23 

Description: Portrait of three unidentified men who are softball pitchers.

Date: 1928 ca.

Description: View from stands of crowd gathered for the arrival of Charles Lindbergh and his famed airplane the "Spirit of St. Louis".

Date: 1947-01-06 

Description: Chief Justice Marvin B. Rosenberry, left, of the Wisconsin Supreme Court, administering the oath of office to Governor Walter S. Goodland in the Wisconsin...

Date: 1960-11-06 

Description: Irma Kress, Francis Kress, Henry Hron and Lilah Hron Richard and Jean Potter attend a Christmas party thrown by Robert and Irwin Goodman for the employees...

Date: 1879 

Description: Stereograph portrait of Robert M. La Follette, Sr., taken during his senior year at the University of Wisconsin.

Date: 1947-12 

Description: Wisconsin State Journal employees in the mail room bundling newspapers.

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