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Visual display of the Ex Governor Hoard and Mr. Olin

Ex Governor Hoard and Mr. Olin

  • August 5, 1908
  • Photograph of William Dempster Hoard (facing front) and John Olin in Fish Creek, Wisconsin. William Hoard was elected to one term as Governor of Wisconsin in 1888 and served on the University of Wisconsin Board of Regents from 1907-1910. John Olin was co-founder and president of the Madison Parks and Pleasure Drive Association. One of a series of photographs most likely taken by John Nolen, the well-known landscape architect and urban planner hired by Madison to plan the city's future development. Thomas Brittingham was a member of the Madison Parks and Pleasure Drive Association Board created to assist Mr. Nolen.