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Date: 1936-10-27 

Description: Construction crew working on a Chicago & Northwestern Railroad crossing, looking northwest along the 100 block of South Blair Street.


Boys on a Boathouse

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from Lake Mendota of five boys sitting on the railing of a boathouse at 216 Langdon Street. From left to right are: Marshall Hanks, Max Mason, Clarenc...

Date: 1952-01-18 

Description: Orvin T. Havey is shown with trophies for his iceboat, the "Mary B," that won the Class A Championship in the Northwestern Ice Yachting Association ice reg...

Date: 1945-02-02 

Description: Ira Cole, Gisholt employee for forty-six years, standing at his locker in his work clothes as he retires from work.

Date: 1948-09-13 

Description: Evelyn Frish, a kindergarten teacher at Marquette School, registers students for the new school year in the Marquette School gymnasium.

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: Lincoln Borgrud, in his work clothes, standing at the pumps at Droster's Grocery and Filling Station, 1438 Sherman Avenue. A child stands near a car beneat...

Date: 1948-05-17 

Description: Phyllis Wentorf, West Bend, at left, and Pat Andrews, Madison, center--both members of the Hoofers Sailing Club--are pictured with Rudy Haase, Milwaukee, a...

Date: 1950-02-24 

Description: University of Wisconsin's Steve Gremban (right) delivers a right jab to the jaw of Penn State's John Hamby as a referee and audience look on.

Date: 1949-01-28 

Description: Roundy Coughlin, columnist and reporter, and Edith Goodman, his secretary, at her desk.

Date: 1897-06 

Description: Outdoor group portrait of the Thwaites-Turvill family. Seven members of the family, and three dogs, are sitting on chairs and a bench in the front yard of...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Workers pose on the frame of a barn they are building.


Dick in Sandbox

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: Richard "Dick" Lloyd Jones in a sandbox with a toy train car.

Date: 1873 ca.

Description: Norwegian-American farm laborer, Hans Christianson (age 44), stands next to the grave of his childless wife, Karen Luis Christianson, born 1829, who died J...

Date: ????-08-20 

Description: Dane County tug of war champion team dressed in overalls, with ropes used in competition. The team went to the 1934 Chicago World's Fair,

Date: 1946-11-27 

Description: Helen Weinstein, left, and Donna Grossman, observe a special Christmas season exhibit in the State Historical Museum featuring two life-sized dolls in a Ch...

Date: 1946-04 

Description: Lewis Arms stands next to a damaged 1946 Chevrolet which had been rented from Friede Rent-A-Car. Arms and Bert Rogers had been traveling to Milwaukee in th...


Clara Meyers

Date: 1948-02-06 

Description: Clara Meyers, ex-Nazi prisoner and post World War II Dutch women's army veteran of 2 years service in Java, shown discussing University of Wisconsin regist...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: A woman pulls Richard "Dick" Lloyd Jones on a sled across the ice on Lake Monona. Two other women stand on either side, and houses on the shoreline are in...


Ski Jump Landing

Date: 1915 

Description: Ski jumper eases to a stop with his legs splayed wide apart, and bent over forwards with their hands touching the ground for balance.

Date: 1948-06-17 

Description: Group portrait of the Reverend and Mrs. Francis J. Bloodgood, former pastor of St. Andrews Episcopal Church, and their family, taken at their home, 1102 Li...

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