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Date: 1947-02-19 

Description: Hudson Auto Co., 1134 E. Washington Avenue, holding a "motor school" to teach the use of Sun diagnostic equipment. Group of men in background, and front e...

Date: 1971-10 

Description: Poster publicizing an exhibition of art by John Risseeuw, at the 7th floor gallery, in the University of Wisconsin-Madison Humanities Building. Features mo...

Date: 1932-03-22 

Description: German Ambassador to the United States, Baron Friedrich Von Prittwitz und Gaffron, stands next to a railroad passenger train car.

Date: 1927-08-22 

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...


Truax Field

Date: 1948 ca.

Description: A Beechcraft 18 in the former Air Force hangar at Truax Field. This photograph was taken shortly after Wisconsin Central Airlines moved its headquarters fr...

Date: 1949-09-01 

Description: Bob Schuman (right), 16 year old son of Lieutenant Myron W. and Mabel Schuman, returned from a 6,700 mile motorcycle trip to the Pacific Coast and back. H...

Date: 1951-07-22 

Description: Derby cars are checked prior to the race at the Soap Box Derby Shellubrication Station at 140 and 144 East Gorham Street.

Date: 1949-07-24 

Description: A crowd watches as soap box derby cars get ready for a race and men check over the cars. A sign over the road reads, "Free Shellubrication" for Derby Entra...

Date: 1944-09-05 

Description: Milkman from Kennedy-Mansfield Dairy posed next to horse-drawn delivery wagon, number 5, and the horse. This photograph documented a story about the end o...

Date: 1912 

Description: Men on Harley Davidson motorcycles lined up in front of Harry McDaniels' Bicycle and Motorcycle shop at 111 State Street.


Lake Monona Dock

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The lake steamer "Alice" approaches the Madison dock on Lake Monona. Two boys wearing caps stand at the end of the pier. At the time of this photograph, t...


Willys Automobile

Date: 1938-03-17 

Description: Mr. Smart from Smart Motors demonstrates a Willys automobile to a stylish woman with one foot on the running board.

Date: 1932-04-15 

Description: Comedians Ole Olsen and Chic Johnson, called "the mirth provokers of a nation" pose in front of a streetcar that displays an advertisement for their "Atroc...

Date: 1948 

Description: Memorial Union Terrace on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Railing in foreground, with the boathouse tower in the background, with boats tethere...

Date: 1932-10-01 

Description: Bus and streetcar accident at Regent Street and Mills Street, looking North on Mills.

Date: 1934-09-27 

Description: Charter Street Garage 18 N. Charter Street, with employees of the business standing with customers' cars in for service.

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...

Date: 1930-06-07 

Description: View from street of the facade of the Capitol Theatre at 209 State Street. The marquee is advertising the movie, "Journey's End." There is a crowd on the s...

Date: 1946-08-03 

Description: Lieutenant General Eaker at the Madison airport in front of a B-17 bomber. He is shown with State Representative K. Henry (R-Jefferson) and welcoming commi...

Date: 1962-07 ca.

Description: View from the Wisconsin State Capitol looking west down State Street. A man and woman walk up the stairs leading to the capitol building.

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