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Description: Exterior of the Philadelphia Home for Incurables, established in 1877. Nurses stand near a group of patients sitting outside, some in wheelchairs.
Description: Elevated view down hill towards three different farmhouses and various farm buildings spread out among fields. Text on envelope identifies it as "Gotlieb K...
Date: 1903 ca.
Description: View across field towards a farmhouse, windmill and farm buildings. Several people stand near a number of horse-drawn carriages near the farmhouse.
Description: The Camp Kawanuta Spider Pavilion stands in a wooded area. The structure consists of a bench and wooden sides constructed to resemble a spider's web patter...
Date: 1963-05-19 ca.
Description: A small tree grows through a window-opening of stone wall of a ruined old commercial building.
Description: Composite panoramic view of the south side of the 700 block of State Street. Lake Street parking ramp and University of Wisconsin Extension building are vi...
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Wisconsin State Prison.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Shirley Krueger posing on stairs near a street, with the United States Capitol Building in the distant background. A child is riding a tricycle on the side...
Description: These barn buildings are owned by Ken Schoebel, who lives up the West Bend Road.
Description: View down center of Main Street. Unidentified buildings are on the left, with a stack of barrels in front. A building with a public phone is next door. Two...
Description: Exterior view of a two-story house with several trees on the farm of Fred Esser. On the right is a barn with two silos. On the far left in a fenced area on...
Description: A rocky coast is populated with homes, hotels, and a lighthouse.
Description: Group portrait of several women and men standing together on the stairs leading to the entrance of a building. One man sits separate from the group on the...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: View of heating plants and shops on the University of Wisconsin campus.
Description: View of the Lincoln Memorial from across Lincoln Memorial Circle. Several women and a man are crossing the street behind several cars that have driven by....
Date: 1960 ca.
Description: Aerial view of the Dane County Hospital, looking west. Excavating for a more modern east wing that was finished in 1960 can be seen near the main building....
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: An eight-man blockhouse fortification in the snow, with a built-up wall of logs surrounding it. Soldiers inside the fortification are looking out of some o...
Date: 1876-07-04 ca.
Description: Two men stand by a wagon on which is written "A.L. Dahl Landscape Photographer." The photographer stands on the left side of the view. The flag on the side...
Description: Maypole Dance at the May Fete on Bascom Hill. Just visible at the top of the photograph is the new Wisconsin State Capitol, completed except for the north...
Description: View across set of railroad tracks of a canning factory. There are a number of warehouses and outbuildings. Trees are on a hill in the background.
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