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Description: Seven year old Danny Sinykin, son of Attorney and Mrs. Gordon (Dorothy) Sinykin, is shown outside his home at 2741 Mason Street with the snowman he built.
Description: Dr. Sigfrid Prager conducting the Madison Civic Symphony Orchestra, the Madison Civic Chorus, the University of Wisconsin chorus and soloists in his farewe...
Description: Exterior view of the Wisconsin State Capitol during a rain shower.
Description: Colorized postcard of Park[er] Street and the West End of the State Historical Library, now the headquarters building of the Wisconsin Historical Society....
Description: People and Ford automobile, on the occasion of Governor Julius P. Heil's inauguration.
Description: Nine women sit around a table while sewing in preparation for the Beth Israel sisterhood's annual bazaar at 1406 Mound Street.
Description: Portrait of George Smith, hermit, rescued from squalid shack in Cottage Grove, and taken to Dane County home in Verona.
Description: Athletes honored at a St. Joseph Grade School banquet include, front row, left to right, Tony Balsamo, most improved player in softball and Joe Prevenzane,...
Description: Patrica Ann Patzer sits in a chair holding a teddy bear and doll. She recently fell 35 feet from a porch window to the ground.
Description: Three students awaiting the start of school at Wisconsin High School are, left to right, Nancy Fowlkes, Diana Dean, and John Hayden.
Description: Mrs. Judith Lokken, a grandmother of three, was diagnosed with polio in August 1954 but is now virtually recovered.
Description: UW chemistry professor M. Leslie Holt and his wife Gretchan check the proofs of a new book for which he is an assistant editor. Gretchan is in charge of th...
Description: Alfred Plaenert (seated), director of the 1960 census in the Wisconsin Second Congressional district, and Al Cremer, Minneapolis, one of 17 regional direct...
Description: View of the State Office Building, 1 W. Wilson Street, under construction, from Lake Monona. The photographer's shadow and railroad tracks are in the foreg...
Description: Three men stand behind a cake shaped like the White House, baked by the Strand Baking Company, 2007 Atwood Avenue, for the Roosevelt Birthday Ball.
Description: Mrs. William A. (Florence) Tanner sits with her 6-year-old daughter Gail in the new family room addition in their home at 1110 South Midvale Avenue in Madi...
Description: University of Wisconsin Commencement honorary degree recipients with Governor Oscar Rennebohm and, left to right, President E.B. Fred, John Van Vleck, form...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Benjamin Walker Castle, 1862-1893 in the 900 block of East Gorham Street.
Description: Left to right, Mrs. Jack (Bobette) Kamholz; Mrs. Morton (Bernice) Wagner; Mrs. Bernard (Jean) Seltzer and Mrs. Martin (Anne) Wolman are trying on costumes...
Description: Two racers speed away from the starting ramp at the Soap Box Derby held on East Washington Avenue starting at the Wisconsin State Capitol.
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