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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.
Description: Group portrait of Penn Electric Company baseball team. The photograph was taken following their 2-1 victory over the Richland Center team, for their 23rd v...
Date: date unknown
Description: Two men loading boxes of batteries onto railroad cars with a conveyor belt. French Battery later became Ray-O-Vac Corporation.
Description: Group portrait of the Attic Angel Association meeting at the Visiting Nurse Service headquarters, 418 West Mifflin Street. Left to right: Mrs. Walter A. (D...
Description: Retiring employees of Mendota State Hospital are honored by the staff. Three of them are shown talking with Dr. Walter Urben (left). They include, from lef...
Description: 2700 Marshall Court, Doctor's Park, Shorewood Hills.
Description: Reeanne Finnigan, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. S.W. Finnigan, 4134 Paunack Avenue, seated on the lap of Santa Claus.
Description: The Belmont Hotel, 31 N. Pinckney Street, from the roof of the Montgomery Ward building, 102 N. Hamilton Street, with the Capitol Square and the Wisconsin...
Description: Roger and Mary Sue Mallory, in front of a Christmas Tree, playing with toys their father Lieut. Col. Robert Mallory, stationed in France, sent to them. Rog...
Description: Spectators standing at the South Wing during the aftermath of the fire which destroyed the third Wisconsin State Capitol, February 26-27, 1904. Although th...
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