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Purcell Garage

Date: 1943-02-04 

Description: Six Chevrolet automobiles (possibly taxies) and 10 drivers holding pledge cards outside the side entrance to Friede Storage Garage (previously known as Pur...

Date: 1949-07-23 

Description: View from behind of a soap box racer in the starting gate at the top of the E. Gorham Street hill between N. Butler and N. Pinckney Streets. A man with a f...

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Linden Drive

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: View of tree-lined Linden Drive includes parked motorcycles and automobiles on the University of Wisconsin campus.

Date: 1959-06-19 

Description: A girl and a boy, both wearing crowns, pose on the back of a convertible top automobile. They are the queen and king of the Bicycle Safety Week parade, Jea...

Date: 1879 ca.

Description: Elevated view of ornate carriage and animal cage with tents and people looking on at the annual Wisconsin State Fair held at Camp Randall.

Date: 1949-07-22 

Description: Tenney Park breakwater and Lake Mendota. The city of Madison was able to resume construction at no cost. The construction company tearing up East Washingto...

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Owen Drive Marker

Date: 1972-10-09 

Description: Owen Drive stone street marker placed across from Holy Cross Cemetery at Highland and Regent Streets.

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:  ca.

Description: View of State Street from the Wisconsin State Capitol grounds, looking west toward Bascom Hill.

Date: 1936 

Description: Camp Randall Memorial Arch with a gated path.

Date: 1957-07-13 

Description: Schmelzer Brothers D-X service station, from 1951-1968, a mid-century modern service station at 2620 Monroe Street at the corner of Knickerbocker Street. A...

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Ray-O-Vac Building

Date: 1958 ca.

Description: Ray-O-Vac company building. A woman is walking on the sidewalk near the storefront and there is a parked automobile on the street.

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Pahl Tire Co.

Date: 1937-06-03 

Description: Pahl Tire Company, located at 208 E. Washington Avenue. Opened in 1936, moved to 202 East Washington Avenue about 1960, closed in 2013.

Date: 1930-10-11 

Description: The Riley-Bremer-Riley Oldsmobile garage on E. Doty Street began as the Riley Livery Stable when horse-drawn transportation reined and then transitioned to...

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Horse Barn

Date: 1904 ca.

Description: View of the Horse Barn on the University of Wisconsin Madison campus.

Date: 1959-05-06 

Description: Exterior view of Ripp's DX service station, 2101 North Sherman Avenue in Madison. To the right of the station is a house at 1710 Winchester.

Date: 1898 

Description: Archway erected at State and Mifflin Streets to celebrate Admiral George Dewey's victory over the Spanish fleet at Manila Bay during the Spanish-American W...

Date: 1930-09-26 

Description: Stores on West Mifflin Street including Jordan's Clothing, 119, Blackhawk Electric Company, 121, New York Store Rugs 123, and Virginia Grill, 125.

Date: 1967-06 

Description: Partial composite panoramic view of the north side of the 700 block of State Street. From the left is The State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Library Ma...

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Auto Body Repair

Date: 1945-10-17 

Description: An employee of the Royal Body Company, 9-13 North Brooks Street, operating an air hammer to straighten a dented fender of a automobile.

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