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Lucian H. Palmer

Date: 1907 

Description: Portrait of Lucian (or Lucien) H. Palmer from the 1907 composite image of the Wisconsin Assembly. In 1906, Palmer (a Republican) was the first African Amer...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Russell Jackson (?), Joseph W. Jackson, and Dr. James A. Jackson, Sr., (with cigar), in front of the Wisconsin State Capitol.

Date: 1908 

Description: Drawing of the general design by the Architectural Commission for the future development of the short course agricultural students dormitory.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Elevated view down West Washington Avenue from the roof of the Wisconsin State Capitol. Three churches are seen, from left: St. Raphael Catholic Church, Fi...

Date: 1908 

Description: Aerial View of University of Wisconsin-Madison College of Agriculture. Lake Mendota with Picnic Point is in the background.

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: A view of residences.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Madison skyline, including the Wisconsin State Capitol, from the south shore of Lake Monona.

Photograph

Water Tower

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The 125 foot tall Madison water tower stands in the middle of East Washington Avenue. On the right is a large business block occupied by the Amerika Publis...

Photograph

Family Group

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: A group portrait of two women, a man, a boy and a girl posing in a parlor; two other rooms are visible through doorways. The girl is seated in front of a p...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: An exterior view of the Lucius Fairchild residence.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: The sculpture, "Genius of Wisconsin" by Helen Farnsworth Mears, displayed in the rotunda of the third Wisconsin State Capitol. On the right is a display ca...

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: Shacks at the foot of North Main Street along Lake Monona near what later became Brittingham Park.

Date: 1900 

Description: View along shoreline towards the University of Wisconsin from the foot of North Carroll Street.

Date: 1907 

Description: A steam-powered dredge anchored in Monona Bay is filling in Brittingham Park.

Photograph

Sheriff's Residence

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The Dane County sheriff's residence, with the county jail behind. A corner of the Dane County Court House is seen on the far left.

Photograph

126 Langdon Street

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Wintertime exterior view of 126 Langdon Street, home of J. Howard Palmer and his wife Alice Mears Palmer.

Date: 1904 

Description: This 1904 map of Dane County, Wisconsin, shows postal routes, post office locations, towns, sections, cities and villages, roads, railroads, collection box...

Date: 1907-05-07 

Description: Panoramic view of the downtown towards Bascom Hall from the corner of the Capitol Square, showing Carroll, Mifflin, and State Streets. Several businesses c...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: A view of the interior of the Madison Public Library. Two boys read at a table in the foreground. Children and two librarians are in the background. Bookca...

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Langdon Street

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: A view down Langdon Street toward the University of Wisconsin campus. The State Historical Society is visible at left.

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