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Date: 1945-11-16 

Description: Dane County traffic police receiving first aid training. They are demonstrating the correct way for carrying a victim. From left are Lieut. A.C. Pope, an...


Description: Sunset over Lake Mendota.

Date: 1955-12-18 

Description: Downtown Madison lakeshore taken from Lake Monona in line with South Pinckney Street. Includes St. Raphael's steeple, 1 West Wilson Street state office bu...


Vilas Mansion


Description: View from across Langdon Street looking toward the residence of Levi B. Vilas. Built in 1851, the house was later used by the Phi Gamma Delta and then Sig...

Date: 1927 

Description: Pie charts from 1927-28 showing the present location of graduates of Central and East High Schools.

Date: 1912-02 

Description: Exterior view of the Madison Free Library, 206 North Carroll St. The library was built with Carnegie money and opened in 1906. The name changed to Madiso...


Villa Louis Opening

Date: 1953-04-14 

Description: Five Prairie du Chien women dressed in period dresses and hats pose for a portrait with Governor Walter Kohler at the Wisconsin State Capitol building. The...


Madison West Relays

Date: 1959-04-11 

Description: Karl Hecker of Plymouth High School who tied the record for the 70-yard low hurdles at the Madison West relays at the Camp Randall Memorial building.

Date: 1949-03-08 

Description: Shown examining a "safe-driving agreement" for youthful drivers and their parents are the men who are in charge of the statewide distribution of this aid t...

Date: 1927-01-17 

Description: Cars line up at Pennco filling station at the corner of State and Gorham Streets to get free oil changes offered during a winter cold snap.

Date: 1857 

Description: Lithograph of the Wisconsin State Capitol, surrounded by portraits of Wisconsin Statesmen. Governor Bashford hired the Madison architectural firm Kutzbock...

Date: 1947-11-08 

Description: University of Wisconsin Homecoming football game at Camp Randall. Wisconsin's Gene Evans (46) is racing in to stop a reception by Iowa player, Harold Schoe...

Date: 1957-06-17 

Description: Three men visit at a Graber dinner.

Date: 1960-05-20 ca.

Description: Flowering tree in the rain. Several other trees are visible through the fog.

Date: 1953-11-13 

Description: University of Wisconsin basketball player Robert J. Badura (#43) dribbles the ball down the court.

Date: 1944-10-24 

Description: Rennebohm drugstore clerk showing male customer a box of Plenamins vitamins.

Date: 1944-12-06 

Description: Christmas shoppers crossing the street at the corner of King Street on the Capitol Square in front of Kresge's, 25-27 East Main Street.

Date: 1958-10-31 

Description: Willis Jones, right, former head coach of all sports, received a plaque for organizing and directing the club. Dr. William Rundell, center, and a 1938 grad...

Date: 1959-01-05 

Description: "Bundle up Tight" is the theme of this tobogganing group as they don winter clothing in preparation for outdoor activities. Shown from left to right are Ma...


Fairchild House

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Fairchild House at 302 South Wisconsin Avenue (renamed Monona Avenue in 1877) at W. Wilson St. near Lake Monona. The house was constru...

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