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Description: Formal portrait of Increase Lapham sitting in a chair.
Date: 1898-05-31 ca.
Description: The stake driving crew for the Sells Bros. & Forepaugh Circus. A group of men drive several stakes into the ground.
Description: Eight couples and one woman with a corsage gathered around a dining table in the McNeel home. Eight women are wearing matching white capes and head scarves...
Description: Attending the State Historical Society Founder's Day banquet are, left to right, W.B. Hesseltine, University of Wisconsin history professor; Dr. Donald R....
Description: Group portrait of Montgomery Ward's baseball team in uniform.
Description: Hugh Stamps, Central High School, at the right, and West's Ronald Houser are shown as they bore down on the finish line in the 100-yard dash. Stamps won th...
Date: 1876 ca.
Description: Three men on shoreline of Lake Mendota, one wearing a military uniform like those worn during the 1876 Centennial Celebrations in Madison. The location app...
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: City Treasurer D.J. Leigh with an associate, sorting records.
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: Henry Dinkler and his brother with a Buffalo Pitts separator (thresher). They are outdoors in the snow near a row of trees.
Description: Pictured are members of the Stroh's Bohemian Beers Detroit bowling team, leaders in the Elks National Bowling Tournament. Left to right: Len Detloff, Charl...
Description: Action shot taken during the University of Wisconsin vs. Butler men's basketball game. The University of Wisconsin won 60 to 35.
Description: Five Madison city lifeguards that were assigned to prepare the Breese Stevens Field for the All Star high school football game. Left to right are Glenn Wil...
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Stereograph of Soldiers' Orphans Home, formerly Harvey Hospital. The octagon house was originally built for Governor Leonard J. Farwell and designed by Aug...
Description: Wisconsin Governor Emmanuel Philipp in the Governor's Office during a conference with a delegation of Chippewa (Ojibwa) Indians. Executive Messenger Samuel...
Description: Justices of the Wisconsin Supreme Court are shown posed seated in their court chambers in the Capitol. Justices are, left to right, E. L. Wingert, George C...
Date: 1937-09-07 ca.
Description: Group portrait of the members of the Grand Army of the republic at a reunion. The group appears to be posing on the steps of the Wisconsin State Capitol.
Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Ed Hickey, who bowled Madison's second national honor count of the season with games of 260, 213, and 233. Mr. Hickey, who b...
Description: John Karch stirs a hot pot of candy syrup on a stove while trays of finished candy cool on the table.
Description: View of the set-up for the reviewing and bandstands of the Wisconsin State Centennial celebrations on the corner of Monona Avenue and Main Street of the Ca...
Description: New junior ski jump at Hoyt Park. The jump is thirty-five feet high and is estimated to allow up to sixty-foot jumps under ideal conditions.
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