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Date:  date unknown

Description: Barn raising at Lars Davidsen Reque's home. Crew members can be seen mortising freshly hewn timbers with a hand-operated boring machine. Men are also seen...

Date: 1950-02-02 

Description: 35 teens and adult leaders from First Baptist Church pose for a portrait at a youth banquet.

Date: 1947-12-18 

Description: People with packages lined up at the customer service windows of the Madison post office, 215 Monona Avenue, at Christmas.

Date: 1961-10-31 

Description: Officers are elected at the annual meeting of the Visiting Nurse Service held at the Maple Bluff Country Club. Shown standing (L-R) are Mrs. Ivan Williamso...

Date: 1949-02-13 

Description: French Gratitude Train boxcar, (Merci Train) carrying gifts for the state of Wisconsin, on a flatbed truck on the grounds of the Wisconsin State Capitol Bu...

Date: 1949-10-05 

Description: Carol Coyle models a 1914 dress and hat in Simpson's 40th Anniversary Style Show.

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Mary Wright Bain

Date: 1932-06-17 

Description: Portrait of Mary Wright (Mrs. H. Foster) Bain, who flew her own airplane from her home in Newark, N.J. to her University of Wisconsin reunion. She is posin...

Date: 1953-03-09 

Description: University President E.B. Fred and former governor Oscar Rennebohm pose in front of the first Rennebohm Drug Store in the 1300 block of University Avenue....

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Woman at Typewriter

Date: 1937-04-05 

Description: A man watches as a woman demonstrates typing on an L.C. Smith typewriter at Jones Typewriter Co., 506 State Street.

Date: 1950-05-03 

Description: Five women of the planning committee for the Nakoma Golf Club's women's spring tea and style show gather around a decorated table. Shown at the serving ta...

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Weighing a Turkey

Date: 1947-11 

Description: A worker at Frank Lyons Turkey Farm, Verona, weighs a turkey as two girls look on.

Date: 1932-05-05 

Description: The U.S. airmail radio operator at Royal Airport in Madison. During the 1920s Madison had two airports: the Madison Airport (aka the North Street Airport)...

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Description: Thuy Nguyen (bottom row, third from left) sits with other girls at a music competition for stringed instruments. She is holding a viola.

Date: 1957-09-16 

Description: Mrs. Louis A. Pollock of Denver, Colorado represented the national board of the Council of Jewish Women while a guest at a tea put on by the Madison sectio...

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Plaenert's Grocery

Date: 1931-06 

Description: Walter Plaenert, owner of Plaenert's Grocery, poses in front of his store at 1128 South Park Street. He is holding a sign for the South Side Picnic. The si...

Date: 1950-05-24 

Description: Style show stage set in the Madison Room, for Pathfinder News Magazine, "What color can do for you" at Manchester's, Inc., 2 East Mifflin Street.

Date: 1958-02-19 

Description: An oil portrait of Gov. Walter S. Goodland is brought out of storage to be hung in the governor's office with those of other former governors. Arlene Weide...

Date: 1948-05-06 

Description: Members of Madison Cub Scouts Pack 309, Den 5, Lapham School, perform Indian dances for their parents, part of a project on Indian life and customs. Pictur...

Date: 1948-11-04 

Description: John Vasas, Milwaukee, arrested after he robbed the Fiore Coal and Oil Company Filling Station, 601 West Washington Avenue. He is standing in the hallway o...

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Red Cross Nurses

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Sisters Bettina (left) and Alice Jackson (right), wearing their World War I Red Cross uniforms.

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