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Canal Locks

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: A distant view of the canal locks.

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Street Lighting

Date: 1934 ca.

Description: Overhead light suspended over a road, hanging from wires. A car is parked at the corner, and billboards are in the distance. Railroad cars and railroad tr...

Date: 1936-10-27 

Description: Construction crew working on a Chicago & Northwestern Railroad crossing, looking northwest along the 100 block of South Blair Street.

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Portage Canal

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: A view of the Portage Canal. In the immediate foreground is the Fox River, then the lower locks and the canal itself. The Indian Agency House may be seen t...

Date: 1934 ca.

Description: Electrical overhead street light suspended above road. A truck is parked on the right, and houses and trees line both sides of the road.

Date: 1936-02-26 

Description: First block of West Main Street with E.W. Parker Jewelers, 9 W. Main, Cops Cafe, 11 W. Main Street, Rennebohm's drugstore, 13 W. Main, Levitan Building (ar...

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Fred Essers Farm

Date: 1937 

Description: Exterior view of a two-story house with several trees on the farm of Fred Esser. On the right is a barn with two silos. On the far left in a fenced area on...

Date: 1933 

Description: Specht's on Robinson Lake, view showing a house or cabin with gabled roof and front porch. On the left is another building with an American Flag. Two autom...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: View of heating plants and shops on the University of Wisconsin campus.

Date: 1937-07-07 

Description: International D-2 panel truck on display in front of the Cleveland Trust Company in downtown Cleveland. The display reads: "International Harvester...pours...

Date: 1937-05-17 

Description: Exterior view of the McCormick Works factory at night. A tower with an illuminated sign reading "McCormick" is in the background. A faint image of a group...

Date: 1939-06-06 

Description: Group of students in the new drivers class stand in front of West High School with a new automobile and a scale model of Madison's streets. Includes five a...

Date: 1930 before

Description: Front entrance of building. Pedestrians are on the sidewalk, and three motorcars are on the road in front of the entrance.

Date: 1938-07-05 

Description: Two men load a box into the back of an International D-35 truck owned by Philan, Incorporated, a distributor of fabric wall coverings. The company storefro...

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The Miss Helen

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: The skipper guides the motor launch Miss Helen on the Wisconsin River in the Dells.

Date: 1935-10-24 

Description: Lineup of 13 Ford City Car Company taxicabs and their drivers in front of the City Car Co., 601 - 603 West Washington Avenue. The view also contains Madiso...

Date: 1931-08-27 

Description: Virginia Gillette demonstrates how residents in the 400 block of Virginia Terrace are combating traffic dangers by spanking. Dicky Dupois is over her knee,...

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Repair Shop

Date: 1930 

Description: Two men work in the repair shop of Wertz S. Shaw, an International Harvester dealership.

Date: 1935-09-26 

Description: Whalen Transfer and Storage building, 605 University Avenue, with a company truck/trailer parked in front. Also seen is Kapec Furniture Co., 607 University...

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Shriners Car

Date: 1936-05-23 

Description: Madison Shriners, Temple 159, with their midget automobile.

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