Search the Wisconsin Historical Society's collections

Searching for

Refine by

Results 1-12 of 12

Photograph

Tank Car Wreck

Date: August 1946
Description: Tank car wreck at the Grand Trunk Western Railroad car ferry docks. A man wearing a hat is in the right foreground.
Photograph

Meat: Man's Favorite Food

Date: August 1946
Description: Fairgoers examine exhibits about meat, "Man's Favorite Food," sponsored by the National Livestock and Meat Board at the Wisconsin State Fair.
Photograph

Water Softening Service Booth

Date: August 1946
Description: Water Softening Service, Inc. booth at the East Side Business Mens Festival featuring Culligan water softeners. Also shown is a booth for Mell's Hardware.
Photograph

All Star High School Football Team

Date: August 1946
Description: North or the South All Star High School football team taken in Camp Randall Stadium.
Print

Bob La Follette Jr. Brochure

Date: August 1946
Description: Campaign brochure issued by Robert M. La Follette, Jr., after his decision to return the Wisconsin Progressive Party to the Republican Party. The brochure...
Photograph

GOP Flying Badgers

Date: August 1946
Description: Distribution of campaign literature for Joseph R. McCarthy's primary campaign by the Young Republican's Flying Badger Squadron. The two pilots photographed...
Photograph

University Avenue Looking East

Date: August 1946
Description: View of University Avenue, looking east. At this time, University Avenue was United States Highway 12.
Photograph

Akron Soap Box Derby

Date: August 1946
Description: Paul R. Anderson of DeForest, Wisconsin won the 1946 Madison Soap Box Derby and went on to race at the All-American Soap Box Derby in Akron, Ohio. Here he...
Photograph

Madison Soap Box Derby Champion

Date: August 1946
Description: Paul R. Anderson of DeForest, Wisconsin, winner of the 1946 Madison Soap Box Derby, who went on to race at the All-American Soap Box Derby in Akron, Ohio....
Photograph

Farm Equipment Workers Union Leafletting

Date: August 1946
Description: Members of the Farm Equipment Workers Union hand out leaflets at the International Harvester Co. plant during the Union's convention. A small crowd of peop...
Photograph

Wisconsin Supreme Court

Date: August 1946
Description: Interior view of the State Capitol, East Gallery, the Supreme Court entrance.
Photograph

Bicycle Used by Stephen Moulton Babcock

Date: August 1946
Description: View of a penny-farthing bicycle, propped up indoors. Caption reads: "High wheel bicycle used by Dr. S. M. Babcock. H11560 Donor: S. M. Babcock estate."

Have Questions?

If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.

Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at: