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Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Friends of Lewis Arms enjoy beer at a party at Brittingham Park. Seated on the ground from left to right are: Elinora (mother of Lewis Arms, Jr.), Hattie,...

Date: 1857 

Description: An actor in an Indian headdress and jewelry for performance of "Black Hawk, or Lily of the Prairie," a drama written by Mary Elizabeth Mears and presented...

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Description: Children seated at tables playing board games and working on a jigsaw puzzle, with three women assisting.

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Description: Photographic holiday card from Governor and Mrs. Martin Schreiber and family, governor of Wisconsin 1977-1979. The front of the card is an image of the fam...

Date: 1949-02-07 

Description: Cecile Vogelbaugh, center, director of music for the production of Phi Beta's "A Combine of Comedy", is consulting with Beverly Ethun, 202 Dunning Street,...

Date: 1929 ca.

Description: View of a woman standing at a table demonstrating infant care (swaddling?) using a baby doll to five women and two children who are seated in chairs facing...

Date: 1954-03-05 

Description: Wisconsin's Bobby Hines (right) lands a right hand punch to the jaw of his Idaho State foe Mike McMurtry during their bout at the University of Wisconsin-M...

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The Schlitz

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The Schlitz Saloon on the corner of Doty and King Streets. The saloon was owned by Fred C. Harbort from 1900-1907. There is a man in an apron standing at t...

Date: 1939 

Description: Page from the Garden Club record book kept by Neighborhood House, with children raking, spading, and posing alongside a yard with newly planted seeds (Neig...

Date: 1938 

Description: The catcher squats as the batter gets ready to swing at a pitch while the umpire looks on. This image was taken as part of the WPA Federal Writers Project...

Date: 1959-03-31 

Description: Four Madison Newspapers, Inc., carrier salesmen (or newspaper home delivery boys) look over possible awards for new subscriptions, such as prizes, cash, or...

Date: 1972-03 ca.

Description: Campaign poster supporting Shirley Chisholm, an African American woman who was a Congresswoman, representing New York's 12th District for seven terms from...

Date: 1954-05-16 

Description: Glee Moses, left, and May Burnham admire June Cannon's engagement ring during the annual Delta Delta Delta Pansy Breakfast. Engaged University of Wisconsin...

Date: 1951 ca.

Description: Lewis Arms is sitting in the driver's seat of a 1941(?) DeSoto automobile owned by Joe Brown, as his friend Booker T (standing) looks on. They are at James...

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The Conklin Fire

Date: 1915 

Description: Fire fighters standing amid smoking timbers aim their hoses to douse the flames.

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Auto Buy Week

Date: 1958-05-01 

Description: Four people pose in front of a "You Auto Buy Now" sign. Left to right, they are, Richard Young of Warner Young Co.; Kenneth Kimport, Kayser Motors; Julia K...

Date: 1943-05-02 

Description: "Madmoiselle" hat window at Manchester's Department Store. A sign in the window reads, "Here They Are! Copies or adaptations of prize-winning hats, Mademo...

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Description: One boy reads a book to a group of boys who are seated or lying in front of him by a fireplace. A sign on the mantel reads, "Silence". Boy Scout insignia a...

Date: 1948-04-28 

Description: La Verne Haak, chairman of the Madison Youth Council's second annual spring clean-up campaign, is shown with equipment to be used for the project. His tool...

Date: 1929-10-22 

Description: Workmen pose inside a new corridor addition under construction in the State Bank of Wisconsin, 1 West Main Street.

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