Aerial View of the Isthmus | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

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Aerial View of the Isthmus

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DESCRIPTION

A panoramic aerial view of the Isthmus taken from a kite. Lake Mendota is to the right in the background with Picnic Point jutting into the lake. The photograph was taken over the point where the two railroad tracks criss-crossed Monona Bay.

RECORD DETAILS

Image ID: 4568

Creation Date: 1908 

Creator Name: Lawrence, George R.

City: Madison

County: Dane

State: Wisconsin

Collection Name: Place File****

Genre: Photograph

Original Format Type: photographic print, b&w

Original Format Number: PH 7-76

Original Dimensions: 46 x 16 inches

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Two variations exist of this image, unretouched and retouched. This is the retouched view.

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Lakes

Land

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Outdoor photography

Peninsulas

Persons

Photography

Railroad tracks

Railroad yards

Roads

Roundhouses (Railroads)

Streets

Transportation

Trees

University of Wisconsin

Water

Wisconsin State Capitol

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