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Patriotic Parade

Date: 1917-04 ca.

Description: Photographic postcard of an elevated view of a patriotic parade marching from the Capital towards lower State Street. Spectators are lined up and watching...

Date: 1925 

Description: Photographic postcard view from street of the house at 2442 Upham Street. Built by Willard Droster.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Photographic postcard view of the brick public school building.

Date: 1945 

Description: Studio portrait of three men smoking pipes and cigars and holding beer bottles in front of a painted backdrop. From left to right, Jacob Bowar, Herman Kals...

Date: 1927 

Description: Photographic postcard view from street of the house at 625 Riverside Drive. In the front is an enclosed porch with awnings over the windows.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Hand-colored, postcard view of the University of Wisconsin Dairy Barn.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A printing office on Parmenter Street, north of Elmwood Avenue. The Proprietor of the Printing Office was Tom Everel at the time of the photograph.

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Kiddie Train

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: View across water of kiddie train at Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo). Train was donated by the Madison Lions Club and operated from 1953-1968.

Date: 1910 

Description: Colorized exterior view of City Hall, 2 West Mifflin Street.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The Chicago & Northwestern Railroad Depot.

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Park Hotel

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Park Hotel, located on the Capitol Square.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Full-length studio portrait of two men in front of a painted backdrop. One man is seated and the other is perched on the arm of the chair. They are both we...

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Main Street

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of Main Street.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Colorized depiction of City Hall, 2 West Mifflin Street.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: In a studio "gag" portrait, two men sit at a table playing cards in front of a painted backdrop. Both are showing their hands and smoking cigars. Each man...

Date: 1926 

Description: Photographic postcard view from street of the house at 926 Vilas Avenue. The residence was built by Willard Droster.

Date: 1915 

Description: A view down a dirt street in the business district.

Date: 1906 

Description: View towards shoreline from Lake Mendota of University of Wisconsin-Madison varsity men's rowing crew. People are watching from the boathouse in the backgr...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: A small rabbit is posed in a fancy ironstone pitcher. On the reverse is written, "son of Mrs. Egg Rabbit."

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Monkey Island

Date: 1959 

Description: Monkey Island, a popular attraction at the Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo). It was built in the 1930s as a WPA project and modeled after one in the Hagen...

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