Blog Archives: August 2012

  • Early Dorm Living

    Posted on Aug 30th

    The first classes at the UW Madison were held in the winter of 1849 and with an class of only 17 students, […]

  • A “Kenosha Lost Industry”: The Pirsch Company

    Posted on Aug 20th

    Nash, the American Motor Company, The Rambler. Solar lamps, wagon works and underwear. Starting in the 1850s, Kenosha, situated on the banks […]

  • Democrat Printing Company

    Posted on Aug 17th

    Many Madisonians are familiar with the distinct cursive logo or perhaps the starkly angled building on Fordem Avenue of Webcrafters, the long established, family-owned printing company on […]