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Date: 1880 ca.

Description: Interior view of Washington and Lee University chapel showing tomb of Robert E. Lee. Portraits hang on the wall around an arch leading to the tomb.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A low-level perspective looking down a sidewalk in the Shaker community, which was organized in 1794. Included in the image are numerous houses, and a wind...

Date: 1937 ca.

Description: Ben Bergor, a Madison area magician (standing third from the left), with a group of Chicago area magicians. Identified individuals are (seated, left to rig...

Photograph

New Residents

Date: 1954-09-13 

Description: New Madison residents Dorothy and Donovan Palmquist moved to Madison after Reverend Mr. Palmquist became the new pastor of Central Lutheran Church.

Photograph

Houdini Award

Date: 1941 

Description: Ben Bergor, a Madison magician, receiving the Houdini Award from the widow of Harry Houdini. Behind him is the trunk from which Bergor had escaped, and fou...

Date: 1957-07-11 

Description: Group portrait of 14 Knights of Columbus officers.

Date: 1950 before

Description: A portrait of a hooded Trappist monk on a tractor. A large pile of hay sits to the left. The Our Lady of the Valley abbey and a wooden structure are visi...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Jefferson.

Date: 1961-05-06 

Description: Nathan Sudow, second from left with his wife Mary at his side, receives an engraved Israeli Bible honoring him for his many years of service to Jewish acti...

Photograph

Church Women's Tea

Date: 1957-06-19 

Description: Women attend the Madison Council of Church Women's afternoon tea. Standing left to right are Catherine Handford, Ruth Stream, Maggie Davis, and Mrs. Lauren...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Side elevation, north and south view of the recitation hall and administration building for Pyengyang Christian Academy in Korea.

Date: 1950-04-17 

Description: A group of Westminster Presbyterian Church members in old fashion dress recreate an old-time singing school as a fund raiser to bring five displaced person...

Date: 1950 before

Description: A portrait of three Trappist monks from Our Lady of the Valley abbey harvesting apples. Two stand on ladders and pick the fruit, while the third places th...

Date: 1967-06 

Description: Composite panoramic view of the south side of the 400 block of State Street. Businesses include: Giuseppe's Pizzeria, a record store, Meuer Photoart House,...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Head and shoulders studio portrait of Rabbi Manfred Swarsensky, a holocaust survivor.

Photograph

Masonic Temple

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Masonic temple. The facade features a balcony, columns, and a cross gable roof.

Photograph

Holy Hour

Date: 1944-09-10 

Description: Third annual Holy Hour at Breese Stevens Field sponsored by the Holy Hour Society of Dane County with flag flanked alter. Soldiers are in the foreground, k...

Date: 1961-05-14 

Description: Four Boy Scouts and an Eagle Scout, all members of the First Methodist Church, are presented with God and Country awards. Reverend Dr. Carl Stromberg (lef...

Date: 1956-05-28 

Description: The First University Methodist Church has a friendly visitor plan where volunteers visit shut-ins of the church regularly. Leisure time activities are one...

Date: 1961-09-27 

Description: Dr. Leslie H. Fishel, Jr., director of the Wisconsin State Historical Society and guest speaker at the tea, shares a laugh with three of the league members...

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