Gust Byom and grandson Dan in round barn, Galesville, Wisconsin, 1976.
Photo by Wade Britzius.
World War I Military Portraits, Milwaukee Public Library
This new digital collection from the Milwaukee Public Library includes more than 30,000 service records and photographs documenting the men and women from Milwaukee County who served in the war. The materials were originally compiled by the Milwaukee County Chapter of the American War Mothers and are one of the library’s most heavily used research collections.
Bread and Butter Custard a la Houdini, Milwaukee Sentinel, 1978.
What does this recipe have to do with Appleton, Wisconsin native Harry Houdini? He submitted it to the 1916 celebrity cookbook compilation Celebrated Actor Folks’ Cookeries: A Collection of the Favorite Foods of Famous Players.
Filming “Back to School” on the UW-Madison campus, 1985.
Wisconsin Student Association co-President Brian Fielkow poses with actor Rodney Dangerfield, who is signing a photograph while in Madison to film the comedy Back to School.
via: The UW-Madison Collection, UW-Madison Archives by way of University of Wisconsin Digital Collections