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Date: 1951-01-19 

Description: Glen Dickerson of Sauk City ice fishes on Lake Mendota while sitting in front of a windbreak made of a grain binder apron.

Date: 1996-02-18 

Description: A view from Bedford Street of the smouldering ruins of the Hotel Washington. A pedestrian crosses the street in front of a parked firetruck. Water being us...

Date: 1949-02-02 

Description: Four University of Wisconsin students wearing figure skating costumes are shown posing in front of Lake Mendota where they performed a show on Memorial Uni...

Date: 1996-02-18 

Description: Water from firehoses has frozen into ice that coats power wires, trees, and pumps at the gas station next to the Hotel Washington, which burns in the backg...

Photograph

Boy Scout Sled Race

Date: 1953-01-24 

Description: Boy scout sled team participate in the Klondike Derby sled race, where the boys are pulling the sled, on Monona Golf Course, with Nichols School in the bac...

Date: 1949-01-22 

Description: New junior ski jump at Hoyt Park. The jump is thirty-five feet high and is estimated to allow up to sixty-foot jumps under ideal conditions.

Date: 1944 ca.

Description: Lyle Lilly (1916-2011) stands in front of his home at 838 Woodrow Street in Madison, Wisconsin. He is wearing his motorcyle police uniform that he wore whi...

Date: 1996-02-18 

Description: A stream of water shoots into the front entrance of the burning, smoking Hotel Washington. The crumpled hotel sign still hangs on the balcony.

Date: 1961 ca.

Description: George William Piernot (1922-2000) standing outdoors wearing his Madison Fire Department uniform in front of the home of his parents George Francis and Rho...

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: View of the Tower at Roselawn Memorial Park.

Date: 1945-12-23 

Description: Nick Bonerich (?) and a dog outside in the snow, with a yard, fence, and trees in the background.

Photograph

Wisconsin "Badger"

Date: 1923 

Description: In 1922 the Wisconsin Truck Company purchased the Wisconsin Farm Tractor Company of Sauk City, which had formerly manufactured trucks as well as wagons, mo...

Date: 1858 ca.

Description: Holzlhuber's first extensive excursion in Wisconsin was a walking tour from Madison to Prairie du Sac along the Wisconsin River. He lost his way along Lake...

Date: 1996-02-18 

Description: Firefighters attempt to extinguish the blaze destroying the Hotel Washington. Most of the building has collapsed.

Date: 1961 ca.

Description: George William Piernot (1922-2000) standing outdoors wearing his Madison Fire Department uniform near the garage and home of his parents George Francis and...

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: Winter scene with people walking in the snow past a lamppost down State and Henry Streets, Madison, Wisconsin. The Wisconsin State Capitol is in the backgr...

Photograph

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: 1952-01-19 

Description: Ice-boats idle on Lake Monona while activities were postponed due to unseasonable weather during the Northwestern Ice Yachting Association ice regatta on L...

Date: 1952-01-09 

Description: Winter scene with Gus the Snowman, a creation of Mr. and Mrs. Dale Myrland, in the front yard of their home at 507 Sheldon Street. The Mrylands built the s...

Date: 1951 

Description: A house at 803 East Gorham Street.

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