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Date: 1935-08-18 

Description: Roger Gabbei, age 12, competed in the Madison soap box derby held on Gorham Street. He carried a spare wheel in case of a crackup. Roger won the class B ti...

Date: 1953-06-06 

Description: The official opening of Wade House. Amid great fanfare, complete with an appearance by poet Carl Sandburg, Wade House opened to the public on June 6th, 195...

Date: 1935-08-18 

Description: Fred Raemisch, 16, of 2234 E. Johnson Street, sitting in his championship soap box derby car, #41. This was the first official soap box derby held in Madis...

Date: 1954-12-18 

Description: Margie Wesley of 630 West Wilson Street and Nancy Bonner of 213 North Murray Street were members of the decorating committee for the Loft's gala holiday pa...

Photograph

Village Hall

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Village Hall in Marion

Date: 1937 ca.

Description: A nurse instructs two mothers about baby shoes.

Photograph

Motor Transport

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: A group portrait of the motor transport of the 310th United States Army Engineer Corps, showing the soldiers of motor transport standing next to their auto...

Date: 1937-07-18 

Description: Rear view of three soap box derby racers whizzing down West Wilson Street.

Date: 1905 

Description: A pencil drawing of two views of Butte des Morts. View #3 is from the east at the time of excavation. View #4 is from the south at the time of excavation....

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Woman dressed as a "dairy maid"(?) posed as if holding an imaginary cup or glass. The image was most likely used as a model for a color advertising illustr...

Date: 1944-06-14 

Description: Children in swimming suits playing in a miniature lake created by heavy rains in the area of Fox and Prospect Avenues.

Date: 1954-12-11 

Description: Four-year-old Tommy, son of Robert and Mary Ela, makes a candle holder from modeling clay as a Christmas gift for his mother.

Photograph

Aerial View of Town

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Aerial view of town.

Date: 1923 

Description: Several floral arrangements for the funeral of August Krueger at Oak Hill Cemetery.

Photograph

Three Workmen

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Man posing on a telephone pole with climbing equipment, with two men standing below.

Photograph

W.L. Nenobuck

Date: 1935-12-30 

Description: A man sits at a desk and holds a pen in his hand as he looks over promotional paperwork. Caption on photograph reads, "W.L. Nenobuck, Advg. Dept."

Date: 1904 ca.

Description: This map shows numbered wards and plots, labelled streets, and parks in green.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A male patient sits in bed on the porch and receives a meal from a nurse at Saint Mary's Sanatorium, founded in 1880 by Bishop Salpointe. A telephone sits...

Date: 1937-07-18 

Description: Roundy Coughlin handing Madison soap box derby champion Ken Johnson, age 15, the M.E. Coyle trophy while the crowd applauds in the background. The rac...

Date: 1926 

Description: Advertising poster for International trucks featuring illustrations of trucks delivering food to areas in Africa and the Middle East. The text describes a...

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