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Shawano Airport

Date: 1951 

Description: Shawano Municipal Airport and airport managers Jack and Dorothy Wussow. In 1954 the Wussows gave up cold weather flying to become managers of an airport i...

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Corona Liquor Store

Date: 1954-10-29 

Description: Corona Liquor Store, 201 West Mifflin Street, "Football window" featuring Paul Jones and Four Roses liquor bottles, sign "All American Choice", and small f...

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Studebaker

Date: 1955 

Description: "This is a 1950 Studebaker. Critics dubbed it a 'two row corn picker!'"

Date: 1953 ca.

Description: View from Langdon Street of steelworkers constructing the framework for the addition to the State Historical Society of Wisconsin Headquarters building. Pa...

Date: 1958-07-14 

Description: Photographic postcard of a cottage path at Syd's Resort of the Woods. Many cottages appear through the trees and a lawn swing is on the right. Many of the...

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Pierce Home

Date: 1951 

Description: Exterior view of the Pierce Home, also known as the Garnhardt Home. The home is located at 424 North Pinckney Street, and was built around 1857.

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The Trial

Date: 1957 

Description: Alleged traitor stands on trial before seated Algerian soldiers.

Date: 1958-12-07 

Description: A stubborn fire smoldered in the walls of the Kindschi Leather Company, 120 South Pinckney Street. The 80-year-old building, known as the Burrows building,...

Date: 1951 

Description: Lewis Arms stands at Brittingham Park holding his infant son Lewis Arms, Jr.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: The Department of Agriculture's "All You Can Drink for Ten Cents" milk booth at the Wisconsin State Fair. On the roof is a cow crafted from a bale of hay....

Date: 1954-01 ca.

Description: An exterior view of the Wisconsin Historical Society building, seen from the southeast. Several cars are parked on the street in front of the building. The...

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Raccoon Hunters

Date: 1950-11-19 

Description: "Raccoon hunters, Fred Zastrow, & Alfred 'Butch' Muche, and their dog Ranger display some of their catch on a shed on Madison Road."

Date: 1955-11-24 

Description: Grace and Dave Schommer enter the Hotel Retlaw for their wedding reception.

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: View across water towards the "Monona-Mobile" (pontoon car) on Lake Monona, close to a pier on the left where a man is standing and watching. Buildings on...

Date: 1959 

Description: Elevated view of International Metro trucks in a parking lot beside factory buildings.

Date: 1957-05-07 

Description: Official representatives at the funeral of Senator Joseph R. McCarthy included (third from the police officer) Governor Walter J. Kohler, Jr.

Date: 1958 

Description: Slightly elevated view of a group of four young women and one young man as they board an International R-line school bus parked along a rural road. The tex...

Date: 1950-04-15 

Description: Fire fighters from neighboring communities help put out at a nighttime fire in the downtown business district.

Date: 1953-06-15 

Description: "Johnny" Zeier, manager and coach of the Immaculate Heart of Mary in Madison's Boys Baseball program. Zeier was a Softball Hall of Fame pitcher.

Date: 1956 

Description: Two Metros in a parking lot. On the left, a man sits in the driver's seat of a S-150 Metro with a sign painted on the side reading: "West Suburban, Grocers...

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