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Hess Barrel Company

Date: 1927-06-14 

Description: Loading barrels into a Chicago and Northwestern Railroad car behind the Hess Barrel Company (cooperage) at about 1950 Atwood Avenue. Stacks of oak barrel...

Date: 1940-07-27 

Description: View of businesses located on West Main Street on the Capitol Square. These include Feltons at 29 West Main Street, Forbes Meagher Music at 27 West Main St...

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Mobil Gas Station

Date: ????-06-15 

Description: Night view of Robert Blossom's Mobil gas station, 3702 East Washington Avenue and Highway 51. Includes the Mobil red horse sign on a pole.

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Monona Bay Bathers

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: People swimming and diving in Monona Bay near the Brittingham Park bath house. The railroad causeway is in the background.

Date: 1944-11-10 

Description: Madison branch of the Filmite Oil Corporation building (a Trachte metal building), located at 828 East Main Street. Also pictured is W.K. Wilson, warehous...

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Trailer Camp Flood

Date: 1948-02-26 

Description: Flood at the University of Wisconsin-Madison East Hill Trailer Camp, located at 451 North Midvale Boulevard, south of University Avenue. Several men are sh...

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Silver Spring

Date: 1896 ca.

Description: View of Silver Spring and the surrounding countryside. In the background, there is a man on a bicycle, two individuals in a horse-drawn vehicle and a small...

Date: 1950-05-13 

Description: Three teenage girls carrying shovels on their shoulders cross a wooden foot bridge. More than 150 Madison high school pupils recruited through the Madison...

Date: 1967-06 

Description: Partial composite panoramic view of the north side of the 600 block of State Street. Businesses include: MacNeil and Moore (women's clothing) and The Tower...

Date: 1939 

Description: Cart built by Ideal Body Co. for dairy industry for use at the Wisconsin State Fair.

Date: 1948-05-29 

Description: View of the set-up for the reviewing and bandstands of the Wisconsin State Centennial celebrations on the corner of Monona Avenue and Main Street of the Ca...

Date: 1949-01-22 

Description: New junior ski jump at Hoyt Park. The jump is thirty-five feet high and is estimated to allow up to sixty-foot jumps under ideal conditions.

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Tenney Park Bridge

Date: 1954-08-01 

Description: People look at the Yahara River from the Tenney Park bridge on Sherman Avenue.

Date: 1952-01-14 

Description: The Wisconsin State Capitol and park covered in hoar frost and fog.

Date: 1948-02-29 

Description: View of small private plane which crashed into a 30-foot open space, narrowly missing the home of Mr. and Mrs. John Vick at 102 Lansing Street and an adjac...

Date: 1945-09-11 

Description: Kober's Root Beer and Ice Cream Bar, 2237 Sherman Avenue, with menu displayed on exterior and Coca-Cola, Borden's Ice Cream and Hires Root Beer signs.

Date: 1910 

Description: A Ringling Circus wagon, pulled by a horse, with clowns riding on top, is part of a parade along a city street.

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State Street View

Date: 1935 

Description: View of the 200 and 300 blocks of State Street looking toward the Wisconsin State Capitol.

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Stereo view of a lake scene in Madison, probably looking south on Lake Monona at a boat race in progress. From the series "The Beauties of the City of Madi...

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Water Tower

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The 125 foot tall Madison water tower stands in the middle of East Washington Avenue. On the right is a large business block occupied by the Amerika Publis...

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