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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: 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: 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: 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)...

Photograph

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: 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...

Date: 1937-04-17 

Description: Three men and a woman looks at display materials in the R.H. and E.H. Carpenter, Inc. exhibit of Rock Wool insulation at the Home Show.

Date: 1947-12-20 

Description: Group portrait of the Edgewood High School boys basketball team in uniform with their coach Earl Wilke.

Photograph

Hommels New Store

Date: 1932-06-29 

Description: Hommels Star Food Store at 606 S. Park Street, with promotional truck in front of store, and children looking on. Vehicle has a painted sign on the side, "...

Date: 1896-07-04 

Description: From left to right: Llewellyn Miller, George L. Crook and Ralph Miller all posing with bicycles and standing outside their bicycle shop at 121 King Street....

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Professor Kenneth Weckel of the University of Wisconsin demonstrates his new method of preserving and canning cranberries whole without smashing them. The...

Photograph

Tom 'n Jerry Event

Date: 1958 

Description: Two male Gisholt employees advertising an upcoming party. One of the men is posing in a suit and tie on the seat of a large piece of machinery. The other m...

Date: 1947-01-22 

Description: Portrait of Wade Crane, University of Wisconsin prom king.

Date: 1948-07-31 

Description: Group portrait of Penn Electric baseball team.

Date: 1979 

Description: Two men enjoy coffee and a cigarette at an unidentified Rennebohm Drug Store restaurant. At this time cigarette smoking in Madison restaurants took place i...

Date: 1948-11-05 

Description: Action in the Madison Edgewood - Eau Claire St. Patrick high school football game at Breese Stevens Field. The Edgewood player in the picture who is identi...

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Forest's Room

Date: 1912 

Description: Forest Middleton reads at his desk in a room cluttered with photographs, neckties, suspenders, and a cap. A bare lightbulb hangs from the ceiling. There is...

Date: 1948-08-11 

Description: Louis Heindel (left), Madison Business Association president, presented plaques to Edwin J. Connor, Emery Oliver, and Louis Hirsig in recognition of outsta...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Forest Middleton, wearing a visor and moccassins, sits at a roll top desk. He holds an open book and is smoking a pipe. There are two oil lamps on the desk...

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