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Depot and Train

Date:  date unknown

Description: View over railroad tracks towards a railroad depot with an arriving train. A few passengers are on the platform. On the right is a pile of fuel wood. There...

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Exterior of A.O. Smith Laboratories. Architects were Holabird and Root.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of woman walking along side street of town. In the background are horses and carriages.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Elevated view from the south. The Fox River is in the foreground with the dam just visible in the lower right. The lock is seen in the center; the Montello...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down a street featuring a drug store and gasoline station. Dwellings can be seen in a wooded area beyond the main road.

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Dr. A. Rudolph Silverston's vacu-aerial flying machine, as seen from the rear.

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Dairy Days Parade

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Bernard Arms holding a firearm poses on a parade float decorated in an autumn theme, including a stuffed bear, fox, and squirrel. The parade was a part of...

Date: 1924 

Description: University of Wisconsin-Madison aerial view overlooking the lower campus and surrounding neighborhoods. Lake Mendota and Picnic Point are in the background...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of the Elks Club and the Wood County Telephone Company. Automobiles park in front of the two buildings.

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Harness Racing

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of four men and their horses harness racing down a road, with crowds of spectators on the sides, during a county fair in southwestern Wiscons...

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Lumberyard

Date:  

Description: A lumberyard at about E. Lincoln Avenue and S. Burrell Street in Bay View, looking west to St. Josaphat's Basilica.

Date: 1955-09 

Description: Rev. Moses Wright and his son Simon outside the Sumner courthouse where two white men were on trial for the murder of 14 year-old Emmett Till (Wright's nep...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Intersection of Main and First Streets, shows southwest section of intersection, with street lamp, storefronts, pedestrians, and carriage. Taken from Empt...

Date: 1936 after

Description: View from street of commercial area with storefronts and pedestrians. Many cars are parked on both sides of the street. Visible storefront signs read, "S &...

Photograph

State Bank

Date: 1912 

Description: View from across the intersection of Coon Valley State Bank, D.O. Stevlingson - the Gotzian Shoe, and the Restaurant Colonial. A horse and buggy is tied at...

Date: 1897 after

Description: A group of men carrying lunch boxes are walking away from a steam engine train, which is near another train and power lines.

Date: 1929 

Description: View from the tower of the Congregational Church towards Lake Mendota and the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Picnic Point is in the center backgro...

Date:  

Description: Crowd of people carrying a flag leaving town over the bridge, possibly heading toward the railroad depot.

Date: 1925 

Description: View of the church from across the intersection. The church building features a french door with a fanlight, arched windows, and a steeple.

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Street Scene

Date: 1921 

Description: A view of the central business district from the end of a bridge. The post office on the right with a small group of men and children in front. An automobi...

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