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C.W.A. Pay Station

Date: 1933-12-09 

Description: Men crowd around the newly opened Dane County C.W.A. Pay Station at the corner of West Dayton and North Carroll Streets to pick up paychecks.

Date: 1940-08-13 

Description: Manchesters Department Store model, wearing fur jacket hat and purse, posing with the conductor holding her luggage on the steps of a passenger train car.

Date: 1933-12-07 

Description: Samuel E. Clement Co. grocery store, 2910 Atwood Avenue, at the corner of Marquette and Atwood Avenue.

Date: 1929 

Description: View up avenue towards the Wisconsin State Capitol building. Automobiles are parked along the street, and a building on the right has advertisements for st...

Date: 1933-12-07 

Description: Company truck for the Madison Rug Factory at 8 S. Livingston Street, with advertising for cleaning, resizing, remaking, weaving, and shampooing services.

Date: 1897 

Description: Yahara River at the Steensland Bridge. A man stands on the bank.

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East Doty Street

Date: 1945-05-17 

Description: 100 block of East Doty Street, showing the Fess Hotel, 119-123; Municipal Parking Station, 115; Kentzler building, 109; and Endres Tiedeman Mobil gas stati...

Date: 1904 ca.

Description: View from railroad bed along Monona Bay shoreline. The Wisconsin State Capitol dome is under construction. St. Raphael's Cathedral can be seen on the left.

Date: 1946-08-27 

Description: A City Car Company cab on its roof after a collision with a bus at the corner of Mills and Regent Streets. The car skidded 42 feet from the point of impac...

Date: 1957-02-01 

Description: Five adults and three children pose in front of a prize new 1957 Chevorlet. On the left is Warner Young, chairman of the Madison Automobile Dealers Associa...

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Lake Mendota

Date:  date unknown

Description: A small dam and concrete barriers stand against the shore of Lake Mendota. Trees and shrubs grow on either side of the dam and a pier extends from the sho...

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Lake Monona

Date: 1959 ca.

Description: Elevated view looking south over Lake Monona. Shoreline and automobiles in parking lot in lower right, next to a road. Railroad tracks cross the lake and b...

Photograph

Corben Christening

Date: 1932-08-12 

Description: RKO motion picture actress Raquel Torres christening the new model airplane manufactured in Madison by Orland Corben. Corben had flown the airplane that br...

Photograph

Aerial Fire Truck

Date: 1934-01-02 

Description: Madison Fire Department's new gray $16,200 aerial fire truck is parked in front of the Central Fire Station, 18-20 South Webster Street. Roy Hurling is dr...

Date: 1932-03-16 

Description: Cases of cigarettes recovered from a robbery, were returned to the Simon Brothers Warehouse, 901 E. Washington Avenue.

Date: 1956-01-27 

Description: Group portrait of the members of the Safety Division of the Motor Vehicle Department gathered on the Capitol Building steps.

Date: 1901 ca.

Description: Looking west down State Street towards the University of Wisconsin. Caption on photo reads, "Showing the relation of the State Historical Society Library a...

Date: 1950-10-11 

Description: Pictured is the city of Madison street department's new $4,000 leaf loader during operations in the 12th Ward. The suction unit, which is like a huge "vacu...

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Lake Monona

Date: 1959 

Description: Elevated view of dirt parking lot between a road and the lake. Steam is rising from the lake, and the far shoreline can be seen in the distance.

Date: 1956-09-01 

Description: Jane Koberstein talks to customer Mike Seaber at the Welsh and Aspinwall D-X station, 2035 University Avenue, during the Catholic Junior League all-girl ca...

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