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Pier on Lake Monona

Date: 2014-09-16 

Description: View from shoreline towards a small wooden pier on Lake Monona. Homes and buildings and a water tower are among trees on the opposite shoreline. There is a...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across a vast lawn of a building on the UW-Madison campus. The building is probably Agriculture Hall.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A group of boys, most wearing caps, pose at the side of Madison's Third Ward School, also known as Brayton School. There are girls in the background.

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Old Mill Site

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: A tall smokestack stands beside the Yahara River where it flows out of Lake Mendota. Remnants of the foundation and supports of Farwell's Madison Mills are...

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Capitol Square

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: View of the Capitol Square from the roof of the Wisconsin State Capitol, looking south. The view includes the Park Hotel, The Baptist Church and St. Raphae...

Date: 2014-06 

Description: View of a woman sitting on one of three benches at the Sunset Point Overlook in Hoyt Park. In the background three cars are parked facing the stone wall of...

Date: 1905-04 

Description: Map of the Madison, Wisconsin region showing the four major lakes, starting in the north with Lake Mendota, Lake Monona, Lake Waubesa, and Lake Kegonsa. La...

Date: 2014-09-26 

Description: View across water towards canoes and kayaks stored on the sand, on docks, or on berths on the shoreline of Lake Wingra.

Date: 2014-09-18 

Description: View along shoreline towards a stone, arched bridge over the lagoon at Vilas Park. Lily pads are on the surface of the lagoon, and trees, tall grasses and...

Date: 1949-07-23 

Description: Two racers streak down the soap box derby track on E. Gorham Street as a large crowd watches from behind a fence along the sidewalk.

Date: 1980-11 

Description: Presumably the back side of a service station located at 2663 South Stoughton Road, south of McFarland.

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Lake Monona Dock

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Forest Middleton, right, and a companion sit on the retaining wall along the north shore of Lake Monona near the steamboat dock. Two boats and the boathous...

Date: 1959-01-08 

Description: Work on the new Tenney Park lock and dam is progressing on schedule. A temporary spillway (not shown in the photo) has been built to divert the Yahara Riv...

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Dump Truck

Date: 1927-05-06 

Description: "White" dump truck of J.P. Cullen and Sons, located in Janesville, Wisconsin.

Date: 1937-04-26 

Description: Two Lafayette County tar tank trucks park in front of Max Lehman's house, 1724 Park Street.

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Snowy Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down a snowy unpaved street. There appears to be a water tower, as well as a windmill at the far end of the street.

Date: 2014-10-08 

Description: View from walkway on a sunny day towards the side of the Life Saving Station on the shoreline of Lake Mendota. There is someone standing inside the window...

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: A man is standing on top of a stack of firewood that is loaded on his horse-drawn bobsled. He is wearing a coat and hat. In the background are two homes an...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Snapshot by Madison butcher Earl Omen of elephants parading past the Monona Avenue gate of the third Wisconsin State Capitol.

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Blackhawk Ski Meet

Date: 1957-02-03 

Description: Jack Statz of Madison takes off on a jump in the Class A division of a Blackhawk Ski Club meet.

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