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Paul Vanderbilt

Date: 1974-07 

Description: Paul Vanderbilt sitting in a painted metal chair in George Talbot's (Vanderbilt's successor) backyard on Jenifer Street. He is wearing a plaid jacket, trou...

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Portage Canal

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: A view of the Portage Canal and lock. The Indian Agency House in the center background. The canal was dug in 1849 as part of the Fox-Wisconsin waterway pro...

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Circus Camels

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Five men in work clothes pose while riding Bactrian camels; three well-dressed men stand near a Dromedary. The group is on a dirt road with houses and util...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Distant view of a country town from across a pasture with rolling hills in the background.

Date: 1930 

Description: The rear of the Long House with wash drying on a line.

Date: 1948-02 ca.

Description: View from the University of Wisconsin campus beyond the Forest Products Laboratory to the residential neightborhood between University Avenue and Regent St...

Date: 1867 after

Description: A view of the commons building at Ripon College, partially obscured by trees.

Date: 1960-11-07 

Description: Service league members of Christ Presbyterian Church prepare their "Home for the Holidays" tour, boutique, and bake sale. Many of the items to be shown in...

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Ho-Chunk Powwow

Date:  

Description: Ho-Chunk men sitting and standing in an area portioned off by canvas barriers and a lodge and teepee. Identified as probably the Homecoming Powwow in 1908...

Date: 1923 ca.

Description: Rear view of house on lower West Main Street.

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Street Scene

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group of men and children standing in the middle of the unpaved street. On the left are storefronts, and in the far distance is a church and tree-lined rid...

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Front view of the Houston homestead.

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The Eagle House

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: Exterior of cabin in Chippewa County where Old Abe was kept after his capture as a wild eaglet. The cabin is referred to as the "Eagle House".

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West Ward

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of the West Ward of town including the hospital. View features many large wooden buildings built on a hillside with a lumber yard in the for...

Date: 1930 before

Description: The Conservatory is in the background with a pond in the middle of the garden.

Date: 1902 

Description: A bird's-eye view illustration of the Northern Electrical Manufacturing Company. The company was founded in 1895 by four Madison businessmen, Conrad M. Con...

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Tennessee Avenue

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down Tennessee Avenue, with the locations of mines marked in the hills in the distance. Men walk past shops on either side of the avenue.

Date: 1925 

Description: A log cabin and frame house behind the Milton House. The Milton House was supposedly a part of the Underground Railroad during the Civil War. The house was...

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Temple Theatre

Date: 2009 ca.

Description: Close-up of restored gilded Tiffany glass chandelier in the Temple Theatre.

Date:  

Description: A slum courtyard on 40 Albemarle Street, with laundry hung to dry. There are broken doors and a barrel on the ground.

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