Madison in the Sixties
(WORT) — In the this week’s Madison History Podcast, local historian Stu Levitan takes us back to this week in 1965.
(WORT) — Local historian Stu Levitan takes us back to this week in turbulent 1968.
(WORT) — The 1960s were a tumultuous time and Madison was not excluded from the action. Local historian Stu Levitan now tells us how the era of sex, drugs, and rock’n’roll made the Mad City.
(WORT) — The City-County Building on Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard is actually the second home of Madison government. From the beginning, Madison’s original City Hall, built in 1858, just wasn’t meant to be.
(WORT) — As Washington scrambles to understand the new political reality created by the death of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, Stu Levitan looks back at influential Wisconsinite William Freeman Vilas.
(WORT) — It was five decades ago voted to close Madison Central High School. In tonight’s Madison History Podcast, Stu Levitan tells us what led to the school being shuttered.