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Date: 1948-11-26 

Description: Group portrait of an old man and four older adult women (his daughters ?). Perhaps the Cooper family.

Photograph

White House Cake

Date: 1934-01-28 

Description: Three men stand behind a cake shaped like the White House, baked by the Strand Baking Company, 2007 Atwood Avenue, for the Roosevelt Birthday Ball.

Date: 1930-12-31 

Description: Florence and William "Bing" Crapser sitting beside their Christmas tree, 139 North Lake Street.

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: 1930-12-09 

Description: WIBA "Mystic Myrah and Lorenz," seers, read mail from listeners in the Fern room. Patrick Shannon from WIBA, observes.

Date: 1952-09-25 

Description: Wisconsin Governor Walter Kohler presents a cheese basket to visiting Florida governor Fuller Warren.

Date: 1930-12-27 

Description: Disabled children in Hillington bus going to a free show at the Capitol Theater. Bus driver and another man standing beside the bus.

Photograph

C.W.A. Pay Station

Date: 1933-12-09 

Description: Men crowd around the newly opened Dane County C.W.A. Pay Station at the corner of West Dayton and North Carroll Streets to pick up paychecks.

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.

Date: 1930-03-07 

Description: Group portrait of the University of Wisconsin-Madison Geology club in the Beefeaters room in Memorial Union.

Date: 1959-06-18 

Description: Ralph Hult (left), president of Hult's Capital Garage, presents a $1,000 savings bond to George Grover (right), a mechanic who completed 40 years with the...

Postcard

Monkey Island

Date: 1959 

Description: Monkey Island, a popular attraction at the Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo). It was built in the 1930s as a WPA project and modeled after one in the Hagen...

Date: 1959-02-28 

Description: Jesse Nixon of Wisconsin crosses the finish line after the 600-yard dash. His time was 1:11.3 minutes. In the background are Ohio State's Dick Strayer, sec...

Photograph

Lake Monona Dock

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The lake steamer "Alice" approaches the Madison dock on Lake Monona. Two boys wearing caps stand at the end of the pier. At the time of this photograph, t...

Photograph

Mapleside

Date: 1970 

Description: Mapleside, a historic home on University Avenue, being demolished. It is the future location of Burger King.

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: 1948-03-04 

Description: University of Wisconsin-Extension mailing department, with Mrs. May B. Shire and Craig Gunter hard at work mailing loan packages of information throughout...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Watercolor painting by Jens von Sivers presented to the zoo by the Provident Savings and Loan Association. The painting shows children riding camels led by...

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