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Cedar Bark Lodge

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Dilapidated Cedar Bark Lodge on Hermit Island, possibly during a period of renovation.

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: The Theodore Vinger farmstead sits on gently rolling terrain. A painted sign on the large barn identifies the owner. At the time of the photograph, Martin...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Copy print portrait of a Ho-Chunk man, standing on the left next to a European American woman near a tent. Both are wearing Ho-Chunk regalia including larg...

Photograph

The Beach

Date:  date unknown

Description: People wearing bathing suits swim in the ocean and lie on the beach.

Book or Pamphlet

Deering Corn Machine Catalog

Date: 1916 

Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for International Harvester's Deering line of corn machines, showing an old man next to a scarecrow with a jack-o-lantern f...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a small public school house in a country setting. A dirt road leads past a stream and a wooden bridge toward the school house.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Madison magician Ben Bergor standing in front of the Leota Theatre. Bergor was born Ben Goldenberger, first performed in Vaudeville as Bennie Golden Berger...

Photograph

Pierce House

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Pierce house, at 424 North Pinckney Street. This house was designed by architects Donnel and Kutzback. Donnel came to Madison in 1885 and also designed t...

Date: 1971 

Description: People entering the Enchanted Forest and Prehistoric Land.

Photograph

Cheese Factory

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: View up road towards two men posing near the front of a cheese factory on a small hill; on the right a woman and two girls stand near a side door. Typical...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A dwelling overlooks a steep rocky shoreline, revealing the ocean below where several people walk along the sand.

Date: 1878 ca.

Description: Boys outside tent that has sign, "Boys of the Hawthorne" above its door. This picture is identified as the Chicago Traveling Club's trip #8.

Photograph

Fire Company Wagon

Date: 1902 ca.

Description: Madison fire fighters with a hose wagon near the intersection of Webster Street and East Washington Avenue.

Photograph

Railroad Depot

Date: 1917-08-06 

Description: Chicago and North Western Railrod depot at the east end of Wisconsin Avenue. Caption on glass plate reads. "South end of Juneau Park extention [sic]".

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of the Minnesota State Capitol Building, constructed in 1905 in the Italian Renaissance and Beaux-Arts styles by Cass Gilbert.

Date: 1933-07-24 

Description: International Model A-4 motor truck with a 185-inch wheel base, and a horse-drawn wagon hauling Famous Beverwyck Beer. The horse-drawn trailer contains bee...

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Description: Exterior view of the Hudson Public Library. The library opened in 1904 and was funded by Andrew Carnegie with a gift of $12,000. The word "Library" is abov...

Date: 1931 

Description: View across lawn of a group of women and one man. The guests of the hotel are relaxing under the trees on the lawn of the resort. A man and a woman are hol...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Farmer on a horse-drawn manure spreader pulling out of barn. Another farm building is on the left. A small girl, possibly a daughter, is peering out from b...

Photograph

Timber Transport

Date: 1940 

Description: An International D-line truck carries timber down a dirt road in a wooded area. The logs are so long, they require two trucks to carry them. The text on th...

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