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Hess Barrel Company

Date: 1927-06-14 

Description: Loading barrels into a Chicago and Northwestern Railroad car behind the Hess Barrel Company (cooperage) at about 1950 Atwood Avenue. Stacks of oak barrel...

Date: 1940-07-27 

Description: View of businesses located on West Main Street on the Capitol Square. These include Feltons at 29 West Main Street, Forbes Meagher Music at 27 West Main St...

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Madison High School

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Madison High School (later known as Central High School, demolished), 210 Wisconsin Avenue, designed by Cass Gilbert and built in 1908.

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: The Dane County Courthouse.

Date: 1939 

Description: Cart built by Ideal Body Co. for dairy industry for use at the Wisconsin State Fair.

Date: 1949-01-22 

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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Library School

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Exterior of three-story building on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

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Civil War Cannon

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: A Civil War cannon captured at the Battle of Shiloh, displayed at Camp Randall near the corner of Randall Street and Dayton Street. A fire station is visi...

Date: 1952-01-14 

Description: The Wisconsin State Capitol and park covered in hoar frost and fog.

Date: 1948-02-29 

Description: View of small private plane which crashed into a 30-foot open space, narrowly missing the home of Mr. and Mrs. John Vick at 102 Lansing Street and an adjac...

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: This map shows plat of the town, city limits, numbered blocks and lots, wards, local streets, roads, railroads, capitol square, Vilas Park, Edgewood Academ...

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: View of East Washington Avenue at Union Corners (Milwaukee Street & North Street) when first opened after its expansion.

Date: 1948 

Description: Elevated view of University of Wisconsin-Madison's upper campus from Lincoln Terrace down Bascom Hill. The Wisconsin State Capitol can be seen in the dista...

Date: 1949-07-24 

Description: Soap Box Derby winners from a record entry of seventy-six boys. Left to right: Runner-up Dickie Lindauer; Pierre Slightam, winner, with Ralph Hult, preside...

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State Street View

Date: 1935 

Description: View of the 200 and 300 blocks of State Street looking toward the Wisconsin State Capitol.

Date: 1930-12-05 

Description: Night view looking up State Street from behind the intersection at Dayton Street, with Christmas lights and the illuminated signs of the Capitol and Orpheu...

Date: 1934-08-09 

Description: The Wisconsin State Employment Office, formerly the Capital City Bank, located on the corner of King and South Pinckney Streets. On the left is Liggett's...

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Pierce House Window

Date: 1951 

Description: Etched glass windows over the front door at the Pierce house at 424 North Pinckney Street, built about 1857.

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Water Tower

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The 125 foot tall Madison water tower stands in the middle of East Washington Avenue. On the right is a large business block occupied by the Amerika Publis...

Date: 1974-10-06 

Description: Formerly a receiving vault, this storage building at Forest Hill Cemetery features cathedral Gothic design elements.

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