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Marker, Oshaukuta

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: A marker at the site of the former village of Oshaukuta on highway 51, north of Portage. The marker states: "This tablet marks the site where the village o...

Date: 1942 

Description: Detail of a Madison Sanborn Map showing the Lake Mendota shoreline. The area shown is between the Blackhawk Country Club and Eagle Heights Woods.

Date: 1947-07-04 

Description: Ring at the Cedarburg horse show with cowgirls and cowboys. On the right are crowd-filled bleachers behind fence.

Date: 1945 

Description: International KB-8 truck used as oil tanker. The name on the truck reads "John Groner, Motor Carrier, Inc.; Jefferson City, MO." A dome, possibly the State...

Date: 1948-09-23 

Description: A low-cost house built in Marlborough Heights on Madison's East Side by contractor C.J. "Cap" Goucher. The house is similar to 20 houses being constructed...

Date: 1944 ca.

Description: Photographic postcard view across railroad tracks towards the Chicago Northwestern Depot.

Date: 1948-05 ca.

Description: On a Baltimore street corner, Howard Burmeister and Margaret Boyd of United Packinghouse Workers Local 392, distributes a leaflet on the plight of striking...

Photograph

Smith Tavern

Date: 1947 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Jesse Smith tavern.

Date: 1947-07-04 

Description: Cowgirl and cowboys riding horses at the Cedarburg Horse Show. In the background are two more men on horses carrying flags.

Date: 1948 

Description: Men ride in a convertible with campaign signs proclaiming, "We Want Truman," and "Vets for Eisenhower."

Photograph

Santa Parade

Date: 1948-11-27 

Description: In front of Manchester's Department Store, Santa Claus waves to the children from his yellow Ercoupe airplane as he rides in a parade sponsored by the Madi...

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Kilbourntown House

Date: 1940 

Description: Benjamin Church House. Two men sit on the porch of a one-story white house. Fluted columns on front porch roof, which is continuous with the main roof....

Date: 1942-10-15 

Description: CUNA (Credit Union National Association) truck with load of scrap at Malt House, 1603 Sherman Avenue, at the Yahara River bridge. On side of truck: "SCRAP...

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: View of the Wausau Memorial Hospital with the Wisconsin River in the foreground.

Date: 1947-12-16 

Description: First place winning design in blue for a 3 cent Wisconsin centennial stamp, which features a farming theme, including a tractor with the word "Forward" on...

Photograph

Stamm House

Date: 1947 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Stamm house, built in 1847.

Photograph

Lyle T. Beggs

Date: 1948-08-26 

Description: Lyle T. Beggs, standing on the steps of a Milwaukee Road train, as he is about to leave for VFW camp where he is expected to be elected national commander...

Date: 1948-09-03 

Description: Fire Chief Edward J. Page (right) and Lieut. Albert Rogg standing next to one of three new Madison fire truck at the Central Fire Station, 18-20 South Webs...

Date: 1944 before

Description: Sign welcoming people to the city of New Glarus.

Date: 1945-10-06 

Description: Wisconsin - Purdue Football Game at Camp Randall stadium, showing Wisconsin player, Jack Mead, number 51, being pursued by Bob DeMoss, number 50. The Unive...

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