Madison in the Sixties
MADISON (WORT) — This week 115 years ago, tens of thousands of people flocked to the Capitol Square for the one and only Carnival of 1900. Hosted by Madison Historian […]
MADISON (WORT) — Olbrich Park is one of Madison’s largest lakefront parks. But the story behind the park’s namesake Michael Olbrich is a tragic one. Hosted by Madison Historian Stu […]
MADISON (WORT) — A century ago, Madisonians got around not by car or bus but by electric trolley. This turn of the century mode of transit help shape Madison’s urban […]
MADISON (WORT) –The Madison History Podcast takes a look at Gates of Heaven, one of the nation’s oldest synagogue. Hosted by Madison Historian Stu Levitan.
MADISON (WORT) — Each year, Madisonians celebrate Atwoodfest, named for the neighborhood and thoroughfare on the city’s east side. David Atwood, the street’s namesake, was one of Madison’s first mayors […]
MADISON (WORT) — Breese Stevens Field in Madison has been a fixture of local athletics since the 1920s but the old ballpark has been experiencing a revival after decades of neglect. […]