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Date: 1948-11-23 

Description: This ceremony at Truax Field signaled the start of construction of the 120-unit apartment project for war veterans by the Madison Housing Authority. Henry...

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Description: The first radiophone band in the United States marches on the Universtiy of Wisconsin campus.

Date: 1953-10-03 

Description: Alan (The Horse) Ameche cuts off tackle and runs to the end zone for the deciding touchdown in Wisconsin vs. Marquette football game. Image includes Marqu...

Photograph

Harry S. Truman

Date: 1947-09 

Description: President Harry S. Truman, standing at the rear of a railroad car.

Photograph

Edward A. Birge

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Edward A. Birge and Chancey Juday with plankton trap in Lake Mendota. From album of photographs relating to the research in limnology conducted at Trout La...

Date: 1948-11-28 

Description: Arthur Pulvermacher and his dog, Chubby, are the heroes of the neighborhood along Dane Street. The dog was known for its prowess in rat catching, protector...

Photograph

Old Mill Site

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: A tall smokestack stands beside the Yahara River where it flows out of Lake Mendota. Remnants of the foundation and supports of Farwell's Madison Mills are...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Leslie H. Fishel, Jr. participating in a ceremony in front of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin with a large group of Boy Scouts and Boy Scout lead...

Photograph

Valley House

Date: 1909 

Description: Two men stand on the sidewalk in front of a boardinghouse [?]. A man and a dog sit on the porch of the Valley House.

Photograph

Construction Crew

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group of men pose at a construction site. Several men are sitting, leaning or standing on bags of cement or sand. A wheelbarrow can be seen on the right...

Date: 1965 

Description: Section of an active crowd of University of Wisconsin students yelling and cheering at a campus rally to work up spirit before a football game. Annotated:...

Photograph

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: 1955-08-28 

Description: Frank Lloyd Wright on the grounds of the First Unitarian Society meeting house. Wright was being filmed for the Omnibus television program. The woman with...

Photograph

Windsor Fire

Date: 1948-06-11 

Description: Donald Hanson, who discovered the fire at the lumber and appliance building of the Central Wisconsin Supply Company and turned in the alarm. The fire total...

Date: 1930 

Description: View across street of a group of employees, all men, posing outside their cafe. The cafe advertises Kennedy Dairy Company brand ice cream, Coca-Cola produc...

Date: 1948-08-10 

Description: Looking south on South Webster Street with the soon to be "retired" pumper fire truck and six fire fighters, parked in front of the Central Fire Station, 1...

Photograph

Monona Lakeside

Date:  date unknown

Description: Stereograph of a Lake Monona pier with sailboats and a steamboat.

Date: 1960-10-23 

Description: Presidential candidate John F. Kennedy at the Madison airport with state Democratic leaders. To Kennedy's left are Governor Gaylord Nelson and state Democ...

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Description: Billy Hughes in a long coat and hat and smoking a cigar stands with five other men in front of a boat at Schott's Landing.

Date: 1951-07-22 

Description: Outdoor group portrait of Soap Box Derby racers from Mineral Point.

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