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Date: 1886 ca.
Description: Exterior view of one of the first Pawling & Harnischfeger machine shops. The building was built in 1886 on the corner of South First Street and East Oregon...
Description: Exterior view of a 10-ton type "A" semi-gantry crane at the Allis-Chalmers Manufacturing Co. foundry yard. The crane is stamped with the text "Pawling & Ha...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View down center of street looking west along James Street. There are pedestrians and two horse-drawn carriages on the street.
Date: 1878 ca.
Description: View down Rock River towards a covered bridge near another bridge, with factories and the city in the background.
Description: The brick building at 340 South Chestnut Street, was built around 1930. It resembled the house-with-canopy-type station commonly constructed throughout the...
Description: A man empties a garbage can into the back of an International D-300 truck parked in a residential neighborhood near houses.
Description: View across street towards the U.S. Post Office located at 215 Monona Avenue.
Date: 2010 ca.
Description: Two young Wisconsin Badger fans pose with Bucky Badger mascot at Camp Randall Memorial Stadium.
Description: Felix Ohrlien's gas station, at 105 Water Street, was built in 1944-45 and is still in use today, however it is now owned and operated by Dick Ambrose, who...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View down Main Street, a dirt road with horses and buggies and a wooden walkway. There is a brick building in the left foreground, with houses further down...
Date: 1962 ca.
Description: View from sidewalk of a police officer walking near cars parked at an angle along the curb at parking meters. A large group of police officers are standing...
Description: View from street of the Cuba Club, located at 3416 University Avenue, surrounded by trees, with "R.W. Roberts" (manager) on mailbox.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Men and women ascend a staircase toward a shoe store as horses and carriages travel along the street below. The sign on the store reads, "Victor LaFrance R...
Date: date unknown
Description: Elevated view of lumber raft on the Upper Mississippi River with shoreline in the background.
Description: U.S. Post Office, located at 215 Monona Avenue.
Description: The 7575 North Port Washington Road station was built in 1966. The building itself, with its spirited architecture, bold colors, and soaring canopy, was bo...
Description: Exterior view from left rear of two men sitting in a wagon pulled by a team of two horses down an unpaved road. Location identified as probably looking nor...
Description: View down a busy street lined with storefronts including two drugstores, an eatery, a combination jeweler/optician, and an ice cream shop. Automobiles par...
Description: View of a business district intersection with a man perched in the telephone wires overhead. The Gladstone Hotel, built in 1908, is visible to his right.
Description: Group of children playing in a rowboat in a Mississippi River inlet. Alma, Wisconsin is in the background on the opposite shoreline.
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