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Description: All-American Soap Box Derby at Derby Downs.
"Scene showing main entrance to Derby Downs."
Description: Madison Soap Box Derby winner Eldon Raemisch receiving the M.E. Coyle trophy. The race was held on Wilson Street.
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Outdoor portrait of Lieutenant A.W. Baumgarten from Company B, of the 310th U.S. Army Engineer Corps while he was deployed to Archangel [Archangelsk], Russ...
Description: Eldon Raemisch, age 14, in his championship car, No. 32.
The Madison Soap Box Derby was held on Wilson Street in 1936.
Eldon's car was the heaviest...
Description: Several floral arrangements for the funeral of August Krueger at Oak Hill Cemetery.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: View from road of buildings in North Freedom. Hotel Randall is in the right foreground. A group of young women and others have gathered on the porch of the...
Date: date unknown
Description: View from Sexton's Landing of river and steamboat. (Steamboat probably "Alexander Mitchell").
Description: Roger Gabbei, age 12, competed in the Madison soap box derby held on Gorham Street. He carried a spare wheel in case of a crackup. Roger won the class B ti...
Description: Ho-Chunk awnings and tents with a few individuals nearby, including a child in a light-colored dress, and a woman with a long braid sitting in the grass. P...
Description: Dorothy Hutchison operating a McCormick-Deering H-10-H cotton picker in a field. Stencils and/or decals are visible on the machine.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: 627 North Lake Street. A cyanotype view looking northeast at the intersection of Lake Street and Mendota Court. This house was built in 1892 for the Chi...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: A copy of an original photograph by H.H. Bennett of the Cliff House Inn at Devil's Lake as seen from the beach. Abraham Lincoln is reported to have slept h...
Description: The official opening of Wade House. Amid great fanfare, complete with an appearance by poet Carl Sandburg, Wade House opened to the public on June 6th, 195...
Description: Men cut logs with a saw powered by a McCormick-Deering 10-20 industrial tractor.
Description: Fred Raemisch, 16, of 2234 E. Johnson Street, sitting in his championship soap box derby car, #41. This was the first official soap box derby held in Madis...
Description: A Ho-Chunk woman, standing between two Ho-Chunk men dressed in regalia, including feathered headdresses, in front of a crude awning. Probably at a powwow....
Description: Photographic postcard of the oldest Scandinavian Methodist Church in the world. Two large trees frame the front entrance. Other shrubs and trees are visibl...
Description: Left side view of a man driving a McCormick-Deering cotton picker M-11-H in a field. Decals and/or stencils are visible on the machine. The picker is mount...
Date: 1902 ca.
Description: Group portrait of nine men and two women seated on a porch. A few of the men are holding cigars, and both of the women are holding umbrellas.
Description: Floral funeral arrangements for August Krueger at Oak Hill Cemetery. The arrangements are organized in line with wreaths standing in back and loose flower...
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