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Hank Aaron at Bat

Date: April 01 1955
Description: Henry "Hank" Aaron at bat during a Milwaukee Braves pre-season game.

Camp Randall Field

Date: 1906
Description: Elevated view of Camp Randall Field from the top of Bascom Hall, with University Heights in the background. A crowd is in the stands at the stadium, and a...

Women Playing Basketball

Date: 1900
Description: University of Wisconsin-Madison freshman women's basketball team in the gymnasium of Ladies Hall (now Chadbourne Hall). A man stands in the center holding...

Camp Randall Field

Date: 1908
Description: Aerial view of Camp Randall Field on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. University Heights is in the background.

Camp Randall Facade

Date: 1958
Description: Upper part of the front facade of the University of Wisconsin-Madison Camp Randall Field House. There is a "W" symbol near the peak.

Awaiting the Arrival of Charles Lindbergh

Date: 1928
Description: View from stands of crowd gathered for the arrival of Charles Lindbergh and his famed airplane the "Spirit of St. Louis".

Camp Randall Stadium

Date: 1908
Description: Color postcard of an aerial view of Camp Randall Stadium at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Baseball Park

Date: 1924
Description: View of an empty baseball park with a bluff in the background.

Semi-Pro Baseball

Date: 1915
Description: Two men playing baseball for semi-pro teams in a Milwaukee ballpark.


Description: People bowling at an alley.

Playing Tennis

Date: 1900
Description: Mixed doubles tennis game outdoors at the beginning of the 20th century, with a woman clad in long dress and upswept hair. A man wearing a tie is running b...

Pumping Iron

Date: June 29 1981
Description: Weightlifter grimaces in a push to raise weights over his head.

Mud Wrestling

Date: March 14 1981
Description: Onlookers watch as participants flail around in a mud pit wrestling ring. One spectator wears a bird costume.

Judo Throw

Date: April 19 1967
Description: Woman judo student takes down male opponent in practice for judo tournament.

YWCA Slim Swim

Date: June 19 1967
Description: The "slim swim" program at the YWCA.

McMahon Signs Autographs

Date: July 25 1967
Description: Chicago White Sox pitcher, Don McMahon, signs autographs for fans before a game.

House of David Baseball Team Advertisement

Date: August 25 1936
Description: The "House of David" traveling baseball team advertisement for an upcoming game.

University of Wisconsin College Track Event

Date: 1948
Description: Mal Whitfield approaches the finish line of a track race at the University of Wisconsin Stadium.

Milwaukee Aikido Club

Date: February 14 1968
Description: An Aikido class in session.

Woman Curler

Date: January 24 1963
Description: Elderly woman taking a break from a curling. She is a member of the "curling Scots" who toured the United States in 1963.

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