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Construction Site

Date:  date unknown

Description: Cement mixer and construction crew at a work site. Smoke pours from the exhaust pipe on top. Bags of material and other equipment can be seen on the left a...

Date:  

Description: A vintage view and a modern view of the post office, presented as a pair.

Date: 1971-10-24 

Description: Receded recreational patio at West High School.

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Burnt Buildings

Date: 1958-01-04 

Description: View of a badly damaged house at left and a pile of rubble at right where the home of William and Gladys McGrath once stood. Both McGraths were killed in t...

Date: 1987-08-22 

Description: Green Bay Packer Kenneth Davis lying on the field during a preseason game against the Washington Redskins at Camp Randall Stadium in Madison, WI. The Packe...

Date: 1928-12-08 

Description: View of 500 and 600 blocks of University Avenue at night, looking west from West Gilman Street.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A woman, Grace, digs in the sand as she kneels in a sand pit near the intersection of Fish Hatchery Road and Park Street. A note on the back of the photogr...

Date: 1970 ca.

Description: A large crowd participating in a demonstration against the war in Vietnam, as seen from the steps of the Wisconsin State Capitol looking down State Street...

Date: 1924 

Description: Aerial view from above Madison's Picnic Point towards the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus, downtown Madison, and Lake Monona.

Date: 1900 after

Description: Construction debris litters the ground around the fourth Wisconsin State Capitol (third in Madison) as reconstruction of the capitol proceeds after the 190...

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Camp Randall Arch

Date: 1976-09-05 

Description: Camp Randall Arch, the entranceway to Camp Randall Stadium, which stands at the intersection of Dayton Street and Randall Avenue on the University of Wisco...

Date: 1948-05-22 

Description: Finish of the Class A 880 yard run in the state high school track meet at Camp Randall Stadium. Paul Hanewell of Janesville is breaking the tape in front o...

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: Elevated view of the Fourth Capitol and dome under construction, while the north wing of the third Wisconsin State Capitol remains standing on the right. T...

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Truman Parade

Date: 1950-05-14 

Description: President Harry S. Truman in Madison for the opening and dedication of the Filene House, 1617 Sherman Avenue. He is seated in the car and waving his hat du...

Date: 1951-07-21 

Description: Soap Box Derby winner Roddy Botts receives the Champion Chevrolet trophy from Ralph Hult, right, president of Hult's Capital Garage, during Madison's 12th...

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Observatory

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Observatory building behind a group of trees on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

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Women in a Sand Pit

Date:  date unknown

Description: Florance Trask poses standing in a sand pit located near the intersection of Fish Hatchery Road and Park Street. Another woman, Grace, can be seen digging...

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Main Street

Date: 1873 ca.

Description: Main Street, with its dirt, ruts, cows (and presumably manure), but wide enough for easy hitching of wagons and teams.

Date: 1936-09-09 

Description: Orpheum Theatre marquee featuring William Powell, Myrna Loy and Luise Rainer in The Great Ziegfeld. View also includes Weber's Restaurant and Thom McAn sho...

Date: 1904 after

Description: Men working on the reconstruction of the fourth Wisconsin State Capitol (third in Madison) after the 1904 fire.

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