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Elevated view of State Historical Society of Wisconsin, under construction, showing the first floor of building, with Music Hall in the background.


Image ID: 28824

Creation Date: 1898-01-13 

Creator Name: Unknown

City: Madison

County: Dane

State: Wisconsin

Collection Name: State Historical Society of Wisconsin : Building Commission records, 1895-1915, 1923

Genre: Photograph

Original Format Type: photographic print, color

Original Format Number: PH 136.7

Original Dimensions: 5 x 3 inches


This image is from a book of cyanotype prints documenting the construction of the State Historical Soicety of Wisconsin's headquarters building. The book belonged to Francis W. Grant, Superintendent of Construction.



Construction workers


Outdoor photography


University of Wisconsin



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