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Date: 1959-09-21 

Description: Edith Johnson, left and June Anderson preparing to hang their pictures as part of a display at the Madison Public Library featuring the artwork of thirteen...

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Men in a University of Wisconsin-Madison Extension Division class under Professor Consoliner. This appears to be an engineering class.

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Porter Butts House

Date: 1950-05-29 

Description: Mrs. Butts pulls curtain in the Porter Butts house at 2900 Hunter Hill in Shorewood Hills, one of the first "modern" houses in the Madison area in 1937.

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: Madison Free Library, 206 North Carroll Street. There are two men standing on the sidewalk outside of the library. In addition, there are several automobil...

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Musical Families

Date: 1954-03-23 

Description: Portrait of the Crownhart family gathered at a piano with french horn and violin. Clockwise from the bottom are Gretchen, 6, seated at piano, Ginger, 11, a...

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Stake Driving Crew

Date: 1898-05-31 ca.

Description: The stake driving crew for the Sells Bros. & Forepaugh Circus. A group of men drive several stakes into the ground.

Date: 1901 

Description: Close-up of the coffered ceiling detail in the Wisconsin Historical Society Library Reading Room, also showing the pendant light fixtures.

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Construction work in the Historical Society Library Reading Room in preparation for installing linoleum floor tiles.

Date: 1947-03-30 

Description: Pictured are members of the Stroh's Bohemian Beers Detroit bowling team, leaders in the Elks National Bowling Tournament. Left to right: Len Detloff, Charl...

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Mother and Infant

Date: 1952-01-01 

Description: A mother, with a mask over her mouth and nose, lying in a bed holding an infant. This is probably the first baby born in Madison in 1952, just 5 seconds a...

Date: 1952-06-28 

Description: Roddy Botts, the 1951 soap box derby champion, is shown dressed in his champion's uniform and holding the trophy for the city champion in the 1952 race. In...

Date: 1954-03-23 

Description: A food machine from Bridge (Food) Machine Company is demonstrated during the Wisconsin Canners Association Production and Technology Conference regarding p...

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Public School

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of the public school.

Date: 1958-11-11 

Description: The annual Dane County 32nd Division Red Arrow Veterans Day party was held at the Towne Club. Guests included World War I and World War II division members...

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Horse-drawn fire wagon in front of several brick buildings, including the Capitol Publishing building, near the water tower. The man driving the wagon may...

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Hotel Loraine Bar

Date: 1934-08-23 

Description: Art deco style bar in the Hotel Loraine at 119-125 West Washington Avenue, with an art deco cigarette machine. The bartender stands at his post behind the...

Date: 1932-04-24 

Description: Orpheum and Capitol ushers relax at the Orpheum Theatre, 216 State Street, where "Tarzan the Ape Man" is showing, at a kickoff for the Milk Bottle Fund to...

Date: 1954-06-20 

Description: William Johnson of Green Bay is shown with his dog, Northwest Max. The dog was a champion in the Wisconsin Retriever field trials at Westport.

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MGM Trackless Train

Date: 1945-08 

Description: The Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer "Trackless Train" turning onto North Carroll Street from West Mifflin Street. The "Trackless Train" was on a tour from New York to...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of a full-length studio portrait of an unidentified girl on the occasion of her First Communion. She wears a white dress and flowered...

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