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Date: 1996-02-18 

Description: Firefighters attempt to extinguish the blaze destroying the Hotel Washington. Most of the building has collapsed.


City Hall

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Exterior view from street of the city hall with clocktower.

Date: 1940-06-03 

Description: Accident scene on Highway 51, about 6 miles southeast of Stoughton. Damaged Ford is in foreground and Pontiac in background.

Date: 1948-09-09 

Description: Monarch Machine Shop at 2530 Pennsylvania Avenue, with metal projects and parts in yard.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Exterior view of Carnegie Free Library.

Date: 1952-07-29 

Description: Buick advertising sign in the first block of North Fairchild Street, uncovered by workers who removed another billboard that had covered the old sign.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: The West Madison Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul railroad station, with train cars on the tracks. An automobile on West Washington Avenue crosses the tra...

Date: 1932-05-05 

Description: The U.S. airmail radio operator at Royal Airport in Madison. During the 1920s Madison had two airports: the Madison Airport (aka the North Street Airport)...

Date: 1920 

Description: Shows wards and selected points of interest. Includes street index. Oriented with north to upper right.

Date: 1933-11-13 

Description: Frank Lloyd Wright's 1929 L29 Cord Phaeton automobile and an overturned Choles Floral Company delivery truck, driven by Frost Choles, at an accident scene...


Bridge and Boats

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: View of a bridge, with children in boats in the foreground.

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: Entrance to the Forest Hill Cemetery, with a streetcar on the righthand side.


2800 Center Avenue

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: View from street of houses on the south side of Madison. The cars parked in front of the house are covered in snow.

Date: 1936-04-16 

Description: Madison Packing Co. (Neesvig) truck parked in front of their store at 307 W. Johnson Street, with Labor Temple next door, 309 W. Johnson Street. Sign on tr...

Date: 1935-11 

Description: Klinke Hatchery, 1918 Winnebago Street, with truck in front loaded with incubators from the Petersime Incubator Co., Gettysburg, Ohio.

Date: 1946-04-24 

Description: "Pat" Maloney, lubrication expert at Madison Motors Incorporated, 332 West Johnson Street, shown using a pressure grease gun.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: West Madison Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul railroad station, 644 West Washington Avenue. There are pedestrians and parked automobiles near the station.


Sigma Chi House

Date: 1903 ca.

Description: View from Lake Mendota of house at 630 N. Lake Street. Robert C. Spencer, architect. The Armory and University of Wisconsin-Madison Boathouse are behind an...

Date: 1923 

Description: Schoelkopf truck with a Fordson tractor on the truck bed is parked outside the Schoelkopf Lincoln Ford Dealership at 210-216 E. Washington Avenue. The chur...

Date: 1911 

Description: View across dirt road of the asylum and grounds. A large three-story building is spread out over several acres. Stairs are leading up to entrances on the s...

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