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Date: 1972-07-30 

Description: A metal and glass sculpture entitled "Man--Creator of Order and Disorder" which is in the lobby of the University of Wisconsin Madison's Social Sciences bu...

Date: 1936-10-27 

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

Date: 1955-02-08 

Description: Southeast corner of Room #227,in the Wisconsin Historical Society. The old Periodicals Room, showing the original ceiling decoration and new wall construct...

Date: 1954-05-01 

Description: Jackie Mansfield crosses the finish line and wins the 440-yard dash at Camp Randall as part of the University of Wisconsin vs. Iowa Track Meet.


Madison Sky Line

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: View of the Wisconsin State Capitol from Lake Monona prior to the building of the State Office Building at 1 West Wilson Street in 1923.

Date: 1959-11-07 

Description: Winners of the Wisconsin "Make It Yourself with Wool" contest are shown with their work. At left is Kay Lyon, junior winner (ages 14 - 17); on the right is...

Date: 1952-02-26 

Description: An actor from the Madison Theater Guild tries on a costume.

Date: 1908 

Description: A view of the Yahara River below Williamson Street.

Date: 1961-05-15 

Description: Robert Hall (left), general chairman of the Bethel Lutheran Church youth fair, presents a check of proceeds of the fair to Peter Sethre, youth director of...

Date: 1973-03 ca.

Description: Poster publicizing a talk with Mahatma Parlokanand speaking about the teachings of Satguru Maharaj Ji, a spiritual Perfect Master. Features a picture of Sa...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Detail of allegorical statuary group. One of four allegorical statuary groups, done by sculptor Karl Bitter, on the exterior of the Wisconsin State Capitol...

Date: 1950-04-04 

Description: Susan Stroud, 3.5 years old, wears her new navy blue straw Easter bonnet which is trimmed in pale pink and yellow rosebuds. She is the daughter of Mr. and...


Leonard J. Farwell

Date: 1860 

Description: Leonard J. Farwell (1819-1889), Madison businessman-promoter and Wisconsin's only Whig governor (1852-1854). When this salted paper portrait was taken, Fa...

Date: 1974-04-07 

Description: Exterior view of the Edmund & Ida Hart House (now attached to the Quisling Terrace Apartments) at 412 Wisconsin Avenue featuring window tracery.

Date: 1959-04-04 

Description: Lee Barker, left, Wisconsin Rapids, named governor of the Madison district of Rotary clubs, chatted with three prominent Rotarians who spoke in the distric...

Date: 1954-05-19 

Description: Auditorium of the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed First Unitarian Society Meeting House, with the benches and tables configured for a banquet marking the congr...


Badger Spelling Bee

Date: 1949-04-30 

Description: Officials at the Badger Spelling Bee. Right to left: Mary Frances Boyd, master pronouncer, and three judges: Professor Lois Nemec, University of Wisconsin...

Date: 1949-01-05 

Description: Mrs. Robert C. (Phyllis) Beck and her son Bobby, 20 months, in the living room of their home in Lakeview Heights. The family recently moved to the city fro...

Date: 1955-02-08 

Description: William Suhr Hobbins, master of ceremonies for the Madison Art Association Beaux Arts Ball, in a large nightgown on which he painted a modernistic art pict...

Date: 1926 ca.

Description: Group of boys working on various woodworking projects: sawing, hammering, and marking. A man in a shirt and tie is talking to one of the boys in the backgr...

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