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Date: 1929 

Description: Portrait of Governor Walter J. Kohler, Sr., taken in the Governor's Office in the Wisconsin State Capitol on his Inauguration Day.


Kids Running

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A group of four girls runs through a yard toward the camera on the east side of Madison.

Date: 1956-02-28 

Description: Barbara Lawson, representing the Truax Field Officers' Wives' Club, models fashion for the 'smart clubwomen.' The proceeds of the style shows were to maint...

Date: 1954-07-25 

Description: Finish line of the Soap Box Derby on Midvale Boulevard. Two cars are about to cross the line with crowds of people watching from behind fences along the si...

Date: 1952-09-12 

Description: One of twenty-five individual portraits of West High School football players, identified by last name.


A.S. Bennett

Date: 1856 

Description: Quarter-length oval portrait of A.S. Bennett. He was born in Vermont on March 23, 1818, and came to Wisconsin on May 4, 1834.

Date: 1934-06-06 

Description: Women relax under an umbrella on a sunny day on the grounds of the Nakoma Country Club. Seated left to right: Mrs. Fred Parr, Mrs. E.C. Holt, President,...

Date: 1948-02-25 

Description: Mrs. Joseph (Betty Pruett) Farrington, former police reporter, recalls work days with Russell B. Pyre, current reporter. She was a police reporter from 191...

Date: 1904 

Description: University of Wisconsin students (primarily women) studying in the Historical Society Library Reading Room. On the left is the Visitors Gallery.


Governor Rennebohm

Date: 1948-11-06 

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Governor Oscar Rennebohm wearing a "Zor" fez.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of a studio portrait of Peter Maerz and Mrs. Susan Maerz Maier in front of a painted backdrop.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from street towards three people standing on the second floor balcony of a house at 137-139, unknown street, with a block foundation. The man on the r...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A view of Main Street on the Capitol Square, looking west.

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: William McFarland's second wife, Sela Nelson McFarland, sitting with her infant son Joseph.


Ice Skating Winners

Date: 1947-02-09 

Description: Group portrait of the winners in an annual city skating meet, front row, l to r: Phillip Oren, Dick Simonson, Gail Wold, Patsy Gibson, Gary Melcher, and H...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A barefoot Forest Middleton and his mother, Clara, each hold a dog, while a third dog lies at their feet.

Date: 1949-10-21 

Description: Two actresses and one actor in costume, portraying pre-Revolutionary New England characters in the drama, "The Devil's Disciple" by George Bernard Shaw. Th...

Date: 1949-01-07 

Description: Lowell School students staged a demonstration of "Music and Dance" for educators attending the Mid-Winter music clinic at the University of Wisconsin. Four...

Date: 1947-01-12 

Description: Pictured in the executive residence at the inaugural reception for Governor Walter S. Goodland's third term are, from the left: Mrs. J. George (Hildegarde)...

Date: 1949-01-03 

Description: Glady McConochie, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Chris McConochie of Pardeville, in center, taking her oath from Elmer H. Gibson, at left, commanding officer of...

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