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Description: Elevated view of Sterling Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Construction of Wisconsin General Hospital is underway in the foreground.
Date: 1917 before
Description: Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The Lincoln Monument is on Bascom Hill in front of the main entrance.
Date: 1952 ca.
Description: Joe Hess and Eddie Hess assembling staves to form barrels with Frank Hess, Sr. looking on. Foots Hess and Tony Hess are working in the background at the H...
Description: Fifth grade school students make menu covers for the Wisconsin Congress of Parents and Teachers Convention. They are seen with adults Roberta Larsen, art t...
Description: Western Union telegram from Congressman Donald Tewes to Madison's City council and Mayor Ivan Nestingen concerning Madison's petition for release from the...
Description: Women filling orders for the Wisconsin Centennial stamp for stamp collectors are: Mrs. Casper (Lillian) Wolff, Mrs. John (Serepta) French, all of Madison;...
Description: University of Wisconsin-Madison's Danny Lewis narrowly escapes a tackler to score a touchdown vs. Ohio State in a game at Camp Randall Stadium. A large cro...
Description: Wolff, Kubly and Hirsig Company opens new store on Monday, June 29th. Pictured is the second floor which is devoted to toys, sporting goods, trains, record...
Description: The St. Raphael School softball team tied for first place in the Madison Parochial softball league and then lost to St. Joseph School in a playoff for the...
Description: Joe Hess, Eddie Hess, and Foots Hess (l to r) of the Hess Cooperage pose with a large oak log which will be cut into staves and heads for barrels. Houses...
Description: Joe Klein as Yank, the only American among soldiers in a Burma hospital in Madison Theater Guild's production of "The Hasty Heart". Also included is a seco...
Description: Four leaders of the Who's New Club attend their 25th anniversary tea. Left to right: Lois Wegener (seated at tea table); Dorothy Uehling, Dorothy Smith, a...
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Color view of the U.S. Post Office and its surrounding streets.
Description: Semi-trailer truck with lettering on the side: "Speed Queen Washers Ironers, Barlow & Seelig Mfg. Co., Ripon, Wis.".
Description: Two women weave at looms in a University of Wisconsin class.
Description: Mrs. William (Lois) Bjerk of 4110 Winnemac Avenue is co-chairman of a dance, with hats to depict the breadwinner's occupation, to be held at the Club Chant...
Description: Dr. William H. Lighty, who was around WHA when they were blowing their glass radio tubes, glances over one of the two cabinets which contain the new FM bro...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Cyanotype view of Science Hall, looking northwest from Bascom Hill, on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Description: Ray Zale, Wisconsin, blocks a left jab by Penn State's Adam Kols in the 178-pound class in the final match of the boxing competition between the two univer...
Description: Two women and a man standing next to a microphone at the WIBA radio studio. (Contest winner?)
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