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Description: Exterior view of large brick building (cooperative store) with three open arches on the porch area, and arched windows. There is a house near a bluff in th...
Date: 1862 ca.
Description: Photograph of a watercolor of a view of Camp Randall, from the northeast. Scene set on rolling hills, shows tents, buildings, horses and military members i...
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: The Livesey house located at 719 E. Gorham Street.
Description: "After painting a number of Fox River scenes, "the artists continued their way to Fond du Lac, at the south end of Lake Winnebago, where they found some mo...
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: The Simeon Mills house located at 2709 Sommers Avenue.
Description: A painting of the Grignon house and surrounding land and water.
Description: Watercolor painting of houses at the corner of 9th and Juneau Streets.
Description: The Leitch house located at 752 E. Gorham Street.
Description: "....At Grand Chute stood the young settlement of Appleton. Although only a few years old, it already boasted a college, named, as was the village itself,...
Description: The David Atwood house, located at 204 Monona Avenue on the corner of Doty Street.
Date: 1837 ca.
Description: This is an amateur painting of the Peck Cabin representing the "first house in Madison, Wisconsin." The "Peck Cabin" is a variation signed "Meinhard, Madi...
Description: This Italianate sandstone house was built in 1856 by Julius T. White at 130 East Gilman Street. The house was later owned by J.G. Thorp, whose daughter mar...
Description: A watercolor drawing by Mrs. James Reid the sister-in-law of William Reid, the homeowner.
Description: House was located at 530 N. Pinckney Street (this is not the house most strongly connected with Swenson called Thorstrand that still exists). According to...
Description: Watercolor painting of farm and farmhouse, residence of Mr. Daniel Lewis.
Description: The John A. Johnson house, located at 316 Wisconsin Avenue, was probably built by John Gripper who lived there in 1868. The house was purchased by Johnson...
Description: The Lucien Stanley Hanks house, located at 216 Langdon Street, was built in 1877.
Description: Jairus Cassius Fairchild, the first mayor of Madison, built this house in 1850 at 302 South Wisconsin Avenue (renamed Monona Avenue in 1877) at West Wilson...
Date: 1840 ca.
Description: A view of the Roman Catholic community of St. Nazianz.
Description: The Napoleon B. Van Slyke house located at 510 N. Carroll Street. The house was built for Van Slyke by A. Kutzbock about 1868.
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