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Description: Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) from State Historical Society terrace on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. There is a part of a banner at the bo...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Bull-Hites Company, Racine Tires, ice cream shop, and Ted Gunkel's Grand Barbershop on the corner of 201 State Street.
Description: View of T. Gullman Shoes, Simon Brothers Vegetables, and H. J. Minch Flour, Feed, Grain and Hay on the north corner of the 400 block of State Street. There...
Description: Presumably the back side of a service station located at 2663 South Stoughton Road, south of McFarland.
Description: Walkway and stairs leading to Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Trees and bushes are planted on the lawn betw...
Description: The old YMCA building in the initial stage of demolition.
Description: View of Savidusky's Dye House Company State, Paint and Paper Company, Schadauer's China Shop, a drygoods store and Chop Suey Restaurant. The view also incl...
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: View up Bascom Hill on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) is at the top of the hill.
Description: Pencil drawing of view overlooking Madison. The sketch looks down North Hamilton Street from the capitol. Rutted, irregular streets and frame houses mark...
Description: Side view of the Catholic Church from the bottom of a low hill. Two more buildings are on the left and right behind the church. Bare trees are in the lawn...
Description: View down Main Street. The street is lined with two-story shops and buildings. There is a gazebo on the second story of a building on the right side of the...
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: View through trees from across a tree-lined Langdon Street of the YMCA. Part of the Armory (Red Gym or Old Red) is also visible on the right.
Description: A crowd watches as soap box derby cars get ready for a race and men check over the cars. A sign over the road reads, "Free Shellubrication" for Derby Entra...
Description: Exterior view of the 20th Century Market, located at 1860 East Washington Avenue. There is snow on the ground. The Lee Tires garage is next door.
Description: Clowns surround Mayor George Forster during the Knights of Columbus Shrine Softball Circus event.
Description: View of State Street with the Wisconsin State Capitol . Included in the view is Dan's Shoe Repairing, New Place Cafe, Huegel & Hyland Shoes, Treasure Trove...
Description: View down a commercial street. There is a meat market on the right, and railroad crossing gates further down the street near other commercial buildings.
Description: Frank Conner, manager of the Fiore Coal and Oil Co., Filling Station, 601 West Washington Avenue, following a robbery. He is standing in front of an empty...
Description: Two uniformed police officers inspect a new 14-foot boat with a 15-horsepower outboard motor resting on a boat trailer inside the police garage. In the bac...
Description: WIBA truck and two radio broadcasters on south Midvale Boulevard, the site of the Madison Soap Box Derby.
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