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Photograph

Paul Vanderbilt

Date: 1974-07 

Description: Paul Vanderbilt sitting in a painted metal chair in George Talbot's (Vanderbilt's successor) backyard on Jenifer Street. He is wearing a plaid jacket, trou...

Date: 1996-02-18 

Description: View towards a small group of people watching as fire destroys the Hotel Washington. Behind them is an American Red Cross disaster services vehicle.

Photograph

Angle Worm Station

Date: 1873 ca.

Description: View from the foot of Carroll Street with the Angle Worm Station at Barnes boat landing on Lake Monona. Shows the Scutt II taken from the first successful...

Date: 1996-02-18 

Description: A view from Bedford Street of the smouldering ruins of the Hotel Washington. A pedestrian crosses the street in front of a parked firetruck. Water being us...

Date: 1925-12 

Description: Exterior view from street of Madison Motor Car Company, 325 W. Gorham Street.

Photograph

State Street

Date: 1929 

Description: View of State Street looking toward the University of Wisconsin Madison campus from the Wisconsin State Capitol, with marquees for Ward-Brodt Music Co., Le...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Aerial view of Wisconsin State Capitol.

Photograph

Houses and Cemetery

Date: 1960-07-17 

Description: Houses viewed from an old cemetery lot.

Date: 1996-02-18 

Description: Water from firehoses has frozen into ice that coats power wires, trees, and pumps at the gas station next to the Hotel Washington, which burns in the backg...

Date:  

Description: Elevated view up Wisconsin Avenue showing City Hall with the Post Office to the right. Also visible is the Presbyterian Church.

Photograph

Memorial Union

Date: 1927 ca.

Description: View of Memorial Union on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus from across Langdon Street.

Date: 1948-04-10 

Description: The University of Wisconsin varsity crew on Lake Mendota in its new pressed plywood racing shell, the Mendota, which was christened just before this...

Date: 1899-07-26 

Description: Exterior view of a Scotch Presbyterian church in the vicinity of Verona.

Date: 1899 ca.

Description: View of home atop of Observatory Hill on the University of Wisconsin Madison campus.

Historical Object

Paul Vanderbilt Pairing 132

Date:  date unknown

Description: The parson came. He said it well:
Enough is all we want, to hold and sleep on,
not the sky.
A little harvest of the sorrows
between the sentenc...

Date: 1996-02-18 

Description: A stream of water shoots into the front entrance of the burning, smoking Hotel Washington. The crumpled hotel sign still hangs on the balcony.

Date: 1929 

Description: Photographic postcard view from street of the house at 409 Walton Place. Built by Willard Droster.

Date: 1939 

Description: A view from the 200 block of State Street looking toward the Wisconsin State Capitol. This urban scene includes storefronts, theater marquees, traffic, and...

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1912 

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...

Photograph

Masonic Temple

Date: 1926-04-15 

Description: Masonic Temple, 301 Wisconsin Avenue.

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