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Date: 1896-05 

Description: Minnie Oakley and Florence Baker Hayes (reaching for a book), two Historical Society librarians, during the period when the Society was housed in the South...

Photograph

New Year's Babies

Date: 1953-12-29 

Description: Mary Jo Sweeney stands next to a couch. The photograph was one of a series featuring the children born one year ago on New Year's Day of 1953.

Date: 1950-04-17 

Description: Newlyweds George and Lorna Homes decorate their first apartment at 1028 Erin Street. The couple is shown hanging up a bedsheet to serve as a window curtai...

Photograph

Teenagers Picnic

Date: 1959-05-04 

Description: Julie Snyder roasts a hot dog at a Madison park shelter fireplace during a picnic for teenagers.

Date: 1899 ca.

Description: Third Wisconsin State Capitol (the second in Madison), showing the East Washington Avenue gateway and iron fence. In reality the statues, which were meant...

Date: 1950-05-30 

Description: Left to right are: Don Spring, 13-year-old Soap Box Derby racer; his dad, Fireman A.E. Spring; and Lieut. Wilson H. Donkle, chairman of the fireman's Soap...

Date: 1948-06-06 

Description: Group portrait of African-American choir on steps in front of Mt. Zion Baptist Church, 548 West Johnson Street.

Poster

Fire Company

Date: 1857 ca.

Description: A lithographic portrait by Louis Kurz (1833-1921) of Madison Fire Engine Company #2 posed with a hand pumper and hose cart in front of the design of the ne...

Photograph

Winterble Property

Date: 1949-06-16 

Description: Freda Winterble property, 901 University Bay Drive, looking north toward Lake Mendota, showing trees on right side of road and house on the left, 928 Unive...

Date: 1897 ca.

Description: Assembly Speaker's desk, showing an unidentified woman, probably a tourist, standing by the Speaker's chair. In front of the Speaker's desk are the clerks'...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Exterior of Administration building at Park and State Streets. Three men wearing hats are standing near the sidewalk.

Date: 1871 ca.

Description: Andrew Dahl's wagon is on the side of a two-story log house in Blue Mounds. On one side of the wagon cover is "A.L. Dahl Landscape Photographer." On the ba...

Date: 1958-02-20 

Description: Children who are part of the Healy Lane play group entertain themselves at the Wind home at 5410 Healy Lane in Monona. They are, from left to right, Randi...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Andrew Webb Jr. and Al. Weaver standing on a bridge over the "Catfish" (Yahara) River in Tenney Park.

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: Funeral wreath of Caroline Keyser Preus, the wife of Lutheran minister Herman Amberg Preus.

Date: 1948-12-20 

Description: Bison at the Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo) in Madison.

Date: 1945-11-29 

Description: Mayor F. Halsey Kraege and Col. Willis Matthews welcome home two Badger football players, former Lt. Mark H. Hoskins and Col. W.F. Dalton. Hoskins was a P...

Date: 1952-02-14 

Description: Anne Boberschmidt reigned as queen of the "Snow Swirl" winter formal dance sponsored by the sophomore class at Edgewood College of the Sacred Heart in the...

Date: 1953-10-24 

Description: University of Wisconsin's Jim Miller makes a touchdown pass to Norbert Esser. Also pictured is Ohio State's Dick Brubaker (#80).

Date: 1959-03-31 

Description: Some members of the Philharmonic Chorus include, from left to right, Shirley Hooker, Carolyn Gaebler, Mary Ylitalo and Sandra Ladchaff. The chorus is an in...

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