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Description: Stores along Route 30. There is a garage, bank (?), restaurant and rooms, and grocery store. On the utility pole there is a posting for roller skating.
Date: 1873 ca.
Description: Main Street, with its dirt, ruts, cows (and presumably manure), but wide enough for easy hitching of wagons and teams.
Date: 1973 ca.
Description: Color photograph of four children holding books and standing beside a gravel road in front of a suburban residence. An International rear-engine drive scho...
Date: 1968 ca.
Description: A tugboat passes under the Brooklyn Bridge. Seagulls circle over the water and the developed shoreline is visible in the distance.
Description: View across the bridge on Main Street. There are two cars and a woman and child walking across the bridge. A Chevrolet dealership is on the right.
Description: "City employees clean the snow-filled streets at the intersection of Wisconsin Street and McArthur Road."
Description: Color photograph of a group of teenagers holding books and standing on the sidewalk in front of a suburban residence. In the background two girls are walki...
Description: Cars park in a new parking lot at the former site of Washington School at 217 North Broom Street.
Date: date unknown
Description: View of automobiles driving on a street, entering the city. The Theresa water tower can be seen on the left.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Signs read: "Post Office" "First National Bank" and "J.E. Toole's." Text on photograph reads: "Publ. by J.W. Talley."
Description: View from across street of the Whitney House. A man stands in the yard behind the fence. There are large trees along the curb, and more trees and shrubs in...
Description: Aftermath of a flood. Debris of railroad ties, tracks, and cars are scattered beneath a bridge.
Description: View from pier towards two men sitting in the front seat of the "Monona-Mobile," a pontoon boat powered by an automobile. The knee of a man is in the right...
Description: View down a commercial main street lined with trees and parked cars.
Date: 1921 ca.
Description: View from Langdon Street of the University of Wisconsin YMCA on the shore of Lake Mendota. On the porch of the building is a large "Cafeteria" sign. Anothe...
Description: Built in the 1920s by Fred Long, the station located at 9932 County Trunk Highway M served farmers from the surrounding area and housed a small general sto...
Description: View from street of a couple is sitting on the front stoop of a house which has rooms for tourists. A lawn swing and planters are on the lawn. There is a l...
Description: Elevated view of town with farm fields in the foreground, and low, rolling hills in the background. There is a church steeple in the far background on the...
Description: A small park in a median of Main Street. The park houses the Soldiers and Sailors of the Civil War memorial.
Description: A man unloads a ladder from the top of an International D-2 truck owned by New York State Electric and Gas Corporation and used for maintenance purposes. T...
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