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Date: 1958-12-12 

Description: The front of the Alpha Chi Omega chapter house is decorated with a golden lyre Christmas decoration, put up as a surprise by the pledges. Pledges, left to...

Date: 1996-02-18 

Description: Ruins of the Barber's Closet in the Hotel Washington. Water shooting from firetruck hoses is visible in the upper left of the image, as the fire that destr...


Ford Truck

Date: 1934-11-18 

Description: Ford truck outside in the rain at the Madison Packing Company, located at 307 West Johnson Street.

Date: 1936-02-26 

Description: First block of West Main Street with E.W. Parker Jewelers, 9 W. Main, Cops Cafe, 11 W. Main Street, Rennebohm's drugstore, 13 W. Main, Levitan Building (ar...

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...


Pierce House

Date: 1895-01 

Description: View from street of the residence at 424 North Pinckney Street.


Lincoln Monument

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: Sculpture of Lincoln in front of Bascom Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Bascom Hall is in the background, and snow covers the ground. T...


Student Housing

Date: 1948 ca.

Description: Elevated view of married student housing on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. There is snow on the ground, a large smokestack on the left, and th...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from street towards three people standing on the second floor balcony of a house at 137-139, unknown street, with a block foundation. The man on the r...


Ice Skating Winners

Date: 1947-02-09 

Description: Group portrait of the winners in an annual city skating meet, front row, l to r: Phillip Oren, Dick Simonson, Gail Wold, Patsy Gibson, Gary Melcher, and H...


Babcock Hall

Date: 1954 ca.

Description: Babcock Hall on University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. A bicycle is parked near the entrance in the grass.

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...



Date: 1951 

Description: Mapleside, 3500 University Avenue.

Date: 1895-12 

Description: A northeast view of Madison from University Pier.

Date: 1957-11-17 

Description: Ed Gein is escorted by three law enforement officers to the State Crime Lab.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Winter scene of snow-covered path outside Main Hall (Bascom Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.


View from Lake Road

Date: 1949 ca.

Description: View of the Wisconsin State Capitol from Lake Road, across Lake Monona. Two large trees frame the view of the Capitol.

Date: 1916 before

Description: View from the terrace of the Wisconsin State Historical Society. Snow covers the area, and a horse pulling a sled is in the lower left on Langdon Street....

Date: 1944-12-21 

Description: Staff Sergeant Johnnie White celebrating Christmas at Truax Field hospital.


Yellow Taxicab

Date: 1935-01-31 

Description: A Ford V-8 Yellow Cab Co. taxicab on East Washington Avenue. In the background are (left to right) St. Patrick's school, 630 East Washington Avenue; reside...

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