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Description: Kennedy dairy truck made by Diamond T.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Chicago & Northwestern railroad station, 219 S. Blair St., along with the Lake View Hotel, 524 E. Wilson St, in Madison. A man holding...
Description: Lewis Arms stands next to a damaged 1946 Chevrolet which had been rented from Friede Rent-A-Car. Arms and Bert Rogers had been traveling to Milwaukee in th...
Description: A new J.B. Drives Fuel Company dump truck made by Diamond T waits for a load at 303 S. Patterson Street.
Description: A railroad tanker car sits on tracks next to fuel storage tanks at the Capitol Oil Company, 919 East Main Street.
Description: Judson C. Cutter house, 1030 Jenifer Street, built in 1884. The house was built with influences of American Stick Style architecture with lateral clap boar...
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: A construction crew blacktopping a Madison residential street.
Description: Campaign sign "Hammersley for governor" on automobile door with an unidentified man, possibly a Mr. Cranefield, posed next to it.
Description: Elevated view down Pinckney Street on the capitol square. Pinckney Street, about 1865 from the corner of East Main and South Pinckney looking toward Lake M...
Description: Capitol Oil Company building, located at 919 East Main Street.
Date: date unknown
Description: The Eben Peck cabin, the first house in Madison, Wisconsin, was built in June, 1837.
Description: Souvenir envelope mailed by John A. Lester on the flight that inaugurated air mail service between Madison and Minneapolis in 1927. Madison's first incomin...
Description: Beechnut Gum girls, posed in front of an automobile, promoting the product for a national advertising campaign.
Description: Myra Johnson, 323 West Mifflin Street, the newest member of the Visiting Nurse Service staff, with her bicycle which she uses to make her daily rounds. Ca...
Description: Aerial view of Wisconsin General Hospital.
Description: Colorized postcard of an exterior view of the State Historical Library, now the headquarters building of the Wisconsin Historical Society. The text at the...
Description: View across street towards the U.S. Post Office located at 215 Monona Avenue.
Description: Madison Fire Department's new gray $16,200 aerial fire truck parked in front of the Central Fire Station, 18-20 South Webster Street. Roy Hurling is drivi...
Description: The 600 block of Williamson Street ("Machinery Row") with the old Fauerbach Brewery in the background.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Elevated view of the Hamacher Hotel and Tavern, 302-306 West Mifflin Street, at the intersection of North Henry Street. Its demolition between 1955 and 195...
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