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Description: Skid-path of the Greyhound bus that crashed on Highway 12 about 2 miles east of Madison. The bus left the highway, plunged 200 feet along a ditch, hit a d...
Description: Crowd greeting the "Spirit of St. Louis" when Charles Lindbergh flew to Madison on August 22, 1927. The crowd at Pennco Field (Royal Airport)was so large...
Description: Seven milkmen stand beside dairy delivery trucks--all Internationals--parked in front of Madison Consumers Co-operative Dairy, 102 S. Dickinson Street.
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: University of Wisconsin-Madison students stand on a Lake Mendota pier while others paddle a canoe.
Description: Pictured is an unidentifed man standing next to an Oldsmobile 88 parked in front of Pyramid Motors Company Incorporated, 434 West Gilman Street.
Description: Louis Dahl's Livery and Feed Stable.
Description: Boilermakers and their helpers pose on and around a horse-drawn wagon that bears a sign that reads "Boiler-makers and Helpers", perhaps for a parade. Man o...
Description: University of Wisconsin-Madison students stand on a Lake Mendota pier watching others swim.
Description: Babe Ruth, wearing a dressing gown, signing autographs from a train car during a stopover in Madison.
Description: Madison Soap Box Derby Parade with the VFW Color Guard. Kroger Super Market and Uptown Liquor Store, located on the 100 block of East Washington Avenue, ar...
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...
Description: 1919 ladder fire truck at Fire Station No. 7, 2410 Monroe Street. Fire fighters (L to R), Capt. Arthur Emerson, Joseph Roberts, Harold Klein, Arthur Halver...
Description: View along shoreline of a mill on a river. There is a man loading bags onto a cart at the front. There is a wooded hill on the right.
Description: Construction scene of the new enzyme laboratory at 1710 University Avenue.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Wisconsin State Capitol under construction, with men and a horse-drawn buggy in front.
Date: 1879 ca.
Description: Wisconsin State Fish Hatchery (aka Nevin Fish Hatchery, 3911 Fish Hatchery Rd). There is a frame board and batten building, and an open-frame gazebo-like...
Description: A pick-up truck from Hult's Capital Garage parks in front of 115 East Gorham Street with several derby car racers in the truck bed.
Description: Kenosha Aerie Eagles Conventioneers marching in their 46th annual parade, on East Mifflin Street. Manchester's store, at the corner of Wisconsin Avenue and...
Description: The U.S. airmail radio operator at Royal Airport in Madison. During the 1920s Madison had two airports: the Madison Airport (aka the North Street Airport)...
Description: Site of the first dairy school. University of Wisconsin-Madison. Men are working near a wagon parked in front of the building.
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