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Class Portrait

Date: 1935 

Description: Vintage photograph, dated ca. 1890, with a wraparound handwritten message from Miss Louise Parke to her beloved teacher, Miss Mary L. Edgar, is part of a M...

Date: 1948-08-06 

Description: Elevated view of west side neighborhood showing East Hill Trailer Camp, 451 N. Midvale Boulevard, at the corner of University Avenue and Midvale Boulevard.

Date: 1948-10-16 

Description: Wisconsin football player, end Ken Sachtjen (82), tries to grab a pass from Wisconsin player Forrest "Frosty" Parish while Yale player Robert "Tex" Furse (...

Photograph

Hot Tamale Vendor

Date: 1931-10-29 

Description: William Pearl with his "Tia Juana hot tamales" cart and a woman customer eating a hot tamale.

Photograph

Pahl Tire Co.

Date: 1937-06-03 

Description: Pahl Tire Company, located at 208 E. Washington Avenue. Opened in 1936, moved to 202 East Washington Avenue about 1960, closed in 2013.

Date: 1929 

Description: Photographic postcard view of the exterior of the house at 1502 Fremont Avenue, built by Willard Droster, in the Sherman Park neighborhood. The house has a...

Photograph

Sterling Hall

Date: 1922 

Description: Elevated view of Sterling Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Construction of Wisconsin General Hospital is underway in the foreground.

Date: 1878 

Description: The dome of the third Wisconsin State Capitol, which was constructed entirely of iron and glass, as it appeared in 1878. The dome was painted white which s...

Date: 1971-12-12 

Description: Exterior view of the bathhouse at Brittingham Beach on Monona Bay off North Shore Drive.

Date: 1964 

Description: A view to the horizon looking down Mineral Point Road of a country home during early evening hours.

Date: 2008 

Description: Edwards Super Service Station officially opened for business on August 16, 1930. The large complex, at 202 East Washington Avenue, represented an effort to...

Date:  date unknown

Description: C.W. Jarvis' horse-drawn delivery wagon loaded with crates in front of 201 North Carroll Street, the location of the old Madison Public Library. He is sitt...

Date: 1937-04-26 

Description: Two Lafayette County tar tank trucks park in front of Max Lehman's house, 1724 Park Street.

Photograph

Wilson Hotel

Date: 1969-12-14 

Description: The small circular tower of the Wilson Hotel (now the Hotel Ruby Marie), at the corner of 524 East Wilson and South Blair Streets.

Photograph

Middleton Railroad

Date: 1873 ca.

Description: Elevated view of railroad tracks and several houses. Several railroad employees are doing repair work on the tracks, and one man is riding on a handcar. Be...

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Sons of the American Legion in formation outside the Witt Studio. Two of them hold flags. Names are (left to right), Don Frank, Jerry Zander, Ralph Meyer,...

Photograph

Shriners Car

Date: 1936-05-23 

Description: Madison Shriners, Temple 159, with their midget automobile.

Date: 1927 

Description: Photographic postcard view from street of the house at 1814 Rutledge Street, built by Willard Droster.

Photograph

Chadbourne Hall

Date: 1948 ca.

Description: Exterior Chadbourne Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

Date: 1947-12-09 

Description: Annette Wellers, Whitewater, hurrying off to class while Mildred Benson, Stoughton, arrives with groceries at the front door of the University of Wisconsin...

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