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AAA and Tourism

Date: 1948-07-30 

Description: E.T. McQueen, AAA field reporter, who inspects sleeping accommodations and eating places for the AAA Accommodations Directory, issued annually.

Date: 1944-12-06 

Description: Christmas shoppers crossing the street (walking away from the photographer) at the corner of King Street on the Capitol Square in front of Kresge's, 25-27...

Photograph

South Madison

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: View from the University of Wisconsin service building smokestack of south Madison, including Mills Street, Mound Street, and the Greenbush. Lake Monona is...

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Aerial view of the west side of the University of Wisconsin-Madison Campus looking towards Bascom Hill. Lake Mendota is in the background on the right.

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: This map shows plat of the town, city limits, numbered blocks and lots, wards, local streets, roads, railroads, capitol square, Vilas Park, Edgewood Academ...

Date: 1950-03-05 

Description: Flooding along University Avenue at Shorewood Boulevard. Businesses in the photograph include Frenchy's Restaurant, 3302 University Avenue, and the Walter...

Date: 1944-12-06 

Description: Christmas shoppers crossing the street at the corner of King Street on the Capitol Square in front of Kresge's, 25-27 East Main Street.

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: Commemorating one hundred years of Norwegian independence at a Syttende Mai (May 17th) celebration. An automobile with four people is decorated with a Norw...

Photograph

East Wilson Street

Date: 1946-01-08 

Description: View down middle of East Wilson Street at the center of South Hancock looking Northeast, taken at site of Reynolds Bus accident. Businesses shown include D...

Date: 1949-07-22 

Description: Tenney Park breakwater and Lake Mendota. The city of Madison was able to resume construction at no cost. The construction company tearing up East Washingto...

Date: 1930-12-31 

Description: View of the Wisconsin Telephone Company building, 16 S. Carroll Street.

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: View from rocky shoreline of the launching of the "Monona-Mobile" (pontoon car) onto Lake Monona. The boat launch is on the left. "11248" is painted on the...

Date: 1956 

Description: The old YMCA building in the initial stage of demolition.

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Rennebohm Drug Store #4 located in the first floor of the Loraine Hotel at 123 West Washington Avenue. Rennebohm added this store to his chain in 1925.

Date: 1934-06-27 

Description: Fauerbach Brewing Company, located at 651-653 Williamson Street. There are automobiles parked on the street in front of the business.

Date: 1954-02-09 

Description: View of the one-hundred block of East Washington Avenue in Madison. The State Capitol building is in the background.

Date: 1953-01-16 

Description: Six people stand in front of a railroad car with a Duncan Hines advertisement on the side, two boxes of cake mix and a large cake with the sign "Another Ca...

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: View from street looking towards the facade of the Alford Brothers Laundry located at 113-115 Carroll Street. This was a large business with twenty-five em...

Date: 1948-07-10 

Description: A crowd of students and townspeople seated on the grass at the Memorial Union terrace to hear a concert by the University of Wisconsin summer session band.

Photograph

New Orpheum Theatre

Date: 1927-04-10 

Description: The Orpheum Theatre, 216 State Street. The view also includes Weber's Restaurant, the Family Shoe Store, Rennebohm's Drug Store, and the Madison Theater. T...

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