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White House Cake

Date: 1934-01-28 

Description: Three men stand behind a cake shaped like the White House, baked by the Strand Baking Company, 2007 Atwood Avenue, for the Roosevelt Birthday Ball.

Date: 1930-12-31 

Description: Florence and William "Bing" Crapser sitting beside their Christmas tree, 139 North Lake Street.

Date: 1948-11-23 

Description: This ceremony at Truax Field signaled the start of construction of the 120-unit apartment project for war veterans by the Madison Housing Authority. Henry...

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Description: The first radiophone band in the United States marches on the Universtiy of Wisconsin campus.

Date: 1952-09-25 

Description: Wisconsin Governor Walter Kohler presents a cheese basket to visiting Florida governor Fuller Warren.

Date: 1930-12-27 

Description: Disabled children in Hillington bus going to a free show at the Capitol Theater. Bus driver and another man standing beside the bus.

Date: 1953-10-03 

Description: Alan (The Horse) Ameche cuts off tackle and runs to the end zone for the deciding touchdown in Wisconsin vs. Marquette football game. Image includes Marqu...

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Harry S. Truman

Date: 1947-09 

Description: President Harry S. Truman, standing at the rear of a railroad car.

Date: 1959-02-28 

Description: Jesse Nixon of Wisconsin crosses the finish line after the 600-yard dash. His time was 1:11.3 minutes. In the background are Ohio State's Dick Strayer, sec...

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Edward A. Birge

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Edward A. Birge and Chancey Juday with plankton trap in Lake Mendota. From album of photographs relating to the research in limnology conducted at Trout La...

Date: 1948-03-04 

Description: University of Wisconsin-Extension mailing department, with Mrs. May B. Shire and Craig Gunter hard at work mailing loan packages of information throughout...

Date: 1952-10-07 

Description: Group portrait of the printing press staff in the press room at the Wisconsin State Journal offices.

Date: 1948-11-28 

Description: Arthur Pulvermacher and his dog, Chubby, are the heroes of the neighborhood along Dane Street. The dog was known for its prowess in rat catching, protector...

Date: 1952-04-01 

Description: Richard Houghton, left, and Charles Haycock, assistant curators of exhibits at the Wisconsin Historical Museum, working on a descriptive background panel f...

Date: 1935 

Description: Interior view of the Legislative Reference Library.

Date: 1947-11-16 

Description: Left to right are the Rev. J. Pierce Newell, Madison, superintendent of the southern Wisconsin district of the Western Wisconsin Conference of Methodist ch...

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: Staff of the Wisconsin Legislative Reference Library. Several are identified including Ellen Hoffman, Irene Hocks, Hazel Basem, Grace Adams, and Martha B...

Date: 1959-07-14 

Description: Pearson and his son, Dennis, 2701 Van Hise Avenue, are low gross winners of the Pater-Fillius golf event at Blackhawk Country Club.

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Old Mill Site

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: A tall smokestack stands beside the Yahara River where it flows out of Lake Mendota. Remnants of the foundation and supports of Farwell's Madison Mills are...

Date: 1930-12-05 

Description: Tuxedo-clad pianists sit at twin Baldwin grand pianos in a WIBA studio.

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