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Date: 1954 ca.

Description: View of the Sears-Roebuck store on East Washington Avenue. The portion of East Washington in front of the store is full of parked automobiles.

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Diamond Gas Station

Date: 1937-05-09 

Description: Two men servicing an automobile at the Lewis D-X Diamond Gas Station, 118 King at Webster Street.

Date: 1923 

Description: View across street of exterior of the Smedal general merchandise store.

Date: 1952 ca.

Description: University of Wisconsin-Madison Memorial Union Terrace with Lake Mendota and sailboats in the background.

Date:  ca.

Description: View of a supposed Indian "trail tree" on former Mercer's addition or subdivision, now the corner of Elm and Van Hise Streets, near Madison West High Schoo...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Dane County Courthouse, the second on that site at 207 West Main Street. A streetcar is in front of the arched entrance. The building...

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: A crane lowers the flag pole from the third Wisconsin State Capitol as the first step in demolition of the dome. An iron eagle is perched atop the flag pol...

Date: 1956-09-01 

Description: Three members of the Catholic Junior League wash a car at the Welsh and Aspinwall's D-X Station, 2035 University Avenue, during an all-girl car wash at Mad...

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McFarland Depot

Date: 1923 

Description: View down railroad tracks of the McFarland train depot. Two men are on the platform, and a cow grazes in the grass on the left.

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Steam Locomotive

Date: 1935-06-07 

Description: Railroad Week publicity photograph steam locomotive, with girl in cab and railroad worker on engine steps.

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Police Station

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A man walks by the Madison police station, a two-story brick building with corner turret on the corner of South Webster Street. The fire station was across...

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University Heights

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Elevated view of University Heights taken from the third floor of a home at 216 Campbell Street. Several residences can be seen in the view, including Prof...

Date: 1956 ca.

Description: Aerial view of the Sears-Roebuck department store on East Washington Avenue and its surrounding parking lots.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Dick Lloyd Jones stands on the running board of the family car parked along the Yahara River Parkway in Tenney Park. Blig, the family's Belgian Shepherd d...

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City Car Company

Date: 1933-10-13 

Description: A fleet of cars is lined up in front of City Car Company Cab Service located at 214 East Washington Avenue. Building on the left became Paradise Printing,...

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Smart Motors

Date: 1937-02-17 

Description: Willys car parked in front of Smart Motors, 437 W Gilman Street.

Date: 1954-07-25 

Description: Finish line of the Soap Box Derby on Midvale Boulevard. Two cars are about to cross the line with crowds of people watching from behind fences along the si...

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Tar Tank Trucks

Date: 1937-04-26 

Description: A fleet of four tar tank trucks (two each from Lafayette and Taylor counties) park in front of Max Lehman's house, 1724 Park Street. The Warner house is on...

Date: 1929 

Description: This map includes a street index. The map is oriented with the north toward the upper right. Includes handwritten annotations of the 1935 bus routes.

Date: 1958 ca.

Description: A motor scooter in an advertisement with female model sitting on a Cushman Road King motor scooter.

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