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Farm Scene

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: A man stands with a horse near a small barn. A buggy and wagon are parked nearby. There are two small sheds or outhouses near a garden plot and a haystack...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of exterior of Trailer Truck and Body Co. repair services. Four men are posed in front of garage. One man is wearing a suit, the others wear work clot...

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Lake Monona

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two men and a boy row a row boat on Lake Monona. A shoreline and trees stand in the foreground and buildings of the city of Madison can be seen in the bac...

Date: 1948-05-29 

Description: Reviewing stand for the Wisconsin centennial parade being built on Monona Avenue. Visible in the background are the Woolworth store in the Pioneer Building...

Date: 1946-01-07 

Description: Four men pose with the first shipment of new 1946 DeSoto automobiles as they come off a train onto a loading dock for Stadium Garage, 1501 Monroe Street, P...

Date: 1886-05-14 

Description: Printed announcement of the opening of the Madison Fire Department. At the top, in a circular frame, is a fire fighter driving a horse-drawn fire engine. B...

Date: 1946-01-22 

Description: Fire fighters taking five different driving safety tests administered by Wisconsin Motor Vehicle Safety Department employees in Fire Station #1, 18 South W...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Wooden piers extend into Lake Mendota while canoes rest along the shore.

Date: 1938-11-09 

Description: Crowd of workers viewing two new Ford cars in the Madison Kipp Corp. plant, 201-231 Waubesa Street.

Date: 1956 

Description: View across parking lot of Armory (Red Gym or Old Red) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The gymnasium annex in course of demolition. There...

Date: 1948-04-29 

Description: Wisconsin Centennial Parade near the Wisconsin State Capitol. A large group of Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts are marching, each with an American flag. In the...

Date: 1956-06-07 

Description: Nine men from the University of California rowing crew hold eight oars while standing on a dock on the University of Wisconsin campus. Posed in the order i...

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Truax Field

Date: 1948 after

Description: Workmen overhauling the engine of a Wisconsin Central airplane in the airline hangar at Truax Field. Formerly known as Madison Municipal Airport, the field...

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Description: Lewis Arms poses next to his 1932 Chrysler automobile, probably on Milton Street.

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Cows On Ice

Date: 1960-03-28 

Description: While en route from Oregon prison farm to Oscar Mayer and Co., three cows were frightened by an ambulance siren on the 700 block of West Washington Avenue...

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Freedom Train

Date: 1948-06-24 

Description: Elevated view of the Freedom Train, on the tracks behind the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad station, 644 West Washington Avenue. The Freed...

Date: 1935-06-01 

Description: Waters Motors Co., located at 802 East Washington, with two men shaking hands in front of old and new Pontiacs.

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Threshing Grain

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: A stationary McCormick-Deering thresher in action at the E.J. Shuster Farm.

Date: 1948-11-11 

Description: American Legion members in front of a plane at the Madison airport. Membership Chairman R.C. Golden is handing 1949 membership cards to the pilot Colonel L...

Date: 1954-09-05 

Description: Madison Sports Car Club organizers planning a "rallye" (drivers following a secret set of directions to a rally point where all meet for a special event)....

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