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Purcell Garage

Date: 1943-02-04 

Description: Six Chevrolet automobiles (possibly taxies) and 10 drivers holding pledge cards outside the side entrance to Friede Storage Garage (previously known as Pur...

Date: 1949-07-23 

Description: View from behind of a soap box racer in the starting gate at the top of the E. Gorham Street hill between N. Butler and N. Pinckney Streets. A man with a f...

Date: 1959-06-19 

Description: A girl and a boy, both wearing crowns, pose on the back of a convertible top automobile. They are the queen and king of the Bicycle Safety Week parade, Jea...

Date: 1879 ca.

Description: Elevated view of ornate carriage and animal cage with tents and people looking on at the annual Wisconsin State Fair held at Camp Randall.

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Owen Drive Marker

Date: 1972-10-09 

Description: Owen Drive stone street marker placed across from Holy Cross Cemetery at Highland and Regent Streets.

Date: 1949-07-24 

Description: A crowd watches as soap box derby cars get ready for a race and men check over the cars. A sign over the road reads, "Free Shellubrication" for Derby Entra...

Date: 1936 

Description: Camp Randall Memorial Arch with a gated path.

Date: 1957-07-13 

Description: Schmelzer Brothers D-X service station, from 1951-1968, a mid-century modern service station at 2620 Monroe Street at the corner of Knickerbocker Street. A...

Photograph

Ray-O-Vac Building

Date: 1958 ca.

Description: Ray-O-Vac company building. A woman is walking on the sidewalk near the storefront and there is a parked automobile on the street.

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Pahl Tire Co.

Date: 1937-06-03 

Description: Pahl Tire Company, located at 208 E. Washington Avenue. Opened in 1936, moved to 202 East Washington Avenue about 1960, closed in 2013.

Date: 1898 

Description: Archway erected at State and Mifflin Streets to celebrate Admiral George Dewey's victory over the Spanish fleet at Manila Bay during the Spanish-American W...

Date: 1930-09-26 

Description: Stores on West Mifflin Street including Jordan's Clothing, 119, Blackhawk Electric Company, 121, New York Store Rugs 123, and Virginia Grill, 125.

Date: 1967-06 

Description: Partial composite panoramic view of the north side of the 700 block of State Street. From the left is The State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Library Ma...

Photograph

Auto Body Repair

Date: 1945-10-17 

Description: An employee of the Royal Body Company, 9-13 North Brooks Street, operating an air hammer to straighten a dented fender of a automobile.

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Stoddard Building

Date: 1948-06-23 

Description: New apartment building at 2941 Monroe Street called the Stoddard Building.

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European Tour Group

Date: 1950-05-02 

Description: Portrait of a group of young people from the Madison area who will travel together in Europe this summer. Standing, left to right: Helen Olson, Charles Sha...

Date: 1935-05-16 

Description: Group portrait of police officers receiving insurance policies in front of the Madison Police Station, 14-16 South Webster Street, with motorcycles parked...

Date: 1957-07-28 

Description: Elevated view of the starting ramp for the Madison Soap Box Derby on East Washington Avenue, including the first block of South Butler Street. Van Steiner...

Date: 1934-05-17 

Description: Schoep's Ice Cream Truck in front of Schoep's Ice Cream and Food Company Inc., located at 129 Ohio Avenue (a Trachte Building).

Date: 1960 

Description: A winter view down a road in the snow-covered arboretum.

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