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Van Hise Hall

Date: 1968 

Description: Elevated view of Van Hise Hall, photographed through an infrared filter, on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

Date: 1948-08-27 

Description: Children lined up on sidewalk in front of L. Wieman Co. Store, 205-07 State Street, to attend a free back-to-school movie party at the Capitol Theatre. In...

Date: 1928 ca.

Description: The landing of the "Spirit of St. Louis", carrying Charles Lindbergh.

Date: 1936-01-29 

Description: Three men loading two L.L. Olds Seed Co. trucks with out-going mail, at 722 Williamson Street.

Date: 1996-02-18 

Description: View towards a small group of people watching as fire destroys the Hotel Washington. Behind them is an American Red Cross disaster services vehicle.

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Cement Work

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A wooden chest with a sign "[illegible] Cement Work" stands on West Dayton Street near its intersection with Wisconsin Avenue. There is a bucket nearby, an...

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Description: Children riding the carousel (merry-go-round) at Henry Vilas Zoo (Vilas Park Zoo), donated by the citizens of the Madison area. A stone bridge is in the ba...

Date: 1939 

Description: A woman standing on her doorstep buys bread from a deliveryman. His truck is parked in the driveway. Text on the truck reads "Capitol Bakers, 'Right' to yo...

Date: 1942-10-15 

Description: CUNA (Credit Union National Association) truck with load of scrap at Malt House, 1603 Sherman Avenue, at the Yahara River bridge. On side of truck: "SCRAP...

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Bancroft Dairy

Date: 1935-10-16 

Description: Bancroft Dairy, 1010 S. Park, with 4 milk delivery trucks and drivers.

Date: 1996-02-18 

Description: A view from Bedford Street of the smouldering ruins of the Hotel Washington. A pedestrian crosses the street in front of a parked firetruck. Water being us...

Date: 1959-05-16 

Description: A crowd watching a formation flight by military aircraft at a Truax Field air show.

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Monona Farm

Date: 1927 

Description: Monona Farm, operated by the Quaker Oats Company.

Date: 1927-08-22 

Description: Crowd greeting the "Spirit of St. Louis" when Charles Lindbergh flew to Madison on August 22, 1927. The crowd at Pennco Field (Royal Airport)was so large...

Date: 1919 

Description: Andrew Webb Jr. reclining on the grass.

Date: 1949-07-24 

Description: Madison Soap Box Derby Parade with the VFW Color Guard. Kroger Super Market and Uptown Liquor Store, located on the 100 block of East Washington Avenue, ar...

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Truck Wreck

Date: 1935-06-22 

Description: A crowd of people views the remains of a Keystone Fuel & Material Co. truck after it was crushed by a Milwaukee Road train, near the Brittingham Park cross...

Date: 1996-02-18 

Description: Water from firehoses has frozen into ice that coats power wires, trees, and pumps at the gas station next to the Hotel Washington, which burns in the backg...

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Turner Hall

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Turnhalle Building (Turner Hall), 21 South Butler Street, Madison.

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Description: View down Pinckney Street to Lake Monona from East Main Street. Saint Julien Billiard Room (Fairchild Block) is in the foreground at right. Horses and carr...

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