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Description: Lucius Fairchild in his dining room with guests, one of which is GAR Commander-in-chief, General Bryant. Fairchild, a Republican, was the 10th governor of...

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Bartlett Farm Ruins

Date: 1914-05-11 

Description: Three people observe the ruins of the barn that was hit by a tornado on the Bartlett Farm.

Date: 1950-10-11 

Description: Mrs. Minnie R. Whipple sits at a desk in her office as purchasing agent for the board of regents of the state normal schools. She has held many offices in...

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Firemen's Parade

Date: 1925 after

Description: Elevated view of motorized fire trucks, horse-drawn fire trucks, automobiles and water wagons gathered on East Washington Avenue. All the vehicles are acco...

Date: 1930-09-16 

Description: State Treasurer Sol Levitan sits surrounded by his employees in the State Treasurer's office as they celebrate his victory in the primary election.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A horse-drawn carriage decorated for a floral parade on West Washington Avenue. The carriage is passing in front of the Gates of Heaven Synagogue (the buil...

Date: 1910 

Description: A sightseeing party wanders among cows and Native American burial mounds near the popular picnic area at Merrill Springs, on the south shore of Lake Mendot...

Date: 1964-01-22 

Description: The annual March of Dimes door-to-door campaign highlights the 10th anniversary of the Salk vaccine against polio. Solicitors include "Polio Pioneers", wh...

Date:  date unknown

Description: French Battery and Carbon Company, later known as Rayovac. The old circle belt in the Madison plant.

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Group of people posing outside of Soldiers' Orphans Home, located on Spaight Street between Paterson and Brearly Streets. The building was originally const...

Photograph

Union Women

Date: 1954-08-30 

Description: Mabel Huffman checks mailing files for union activities for the "Union Labor News." She is a leader in labor activities in Madison.

Date: 1857 

Description: Lithograph of the Wisconsin State Capitol, surrounded by portraits of Wisconsin Statesmen. Governor Bashford hired the Madison architectural firm Kutzbock...

Date: 1954-02-27 

Description: Woman dressed as Aunt Jemima standing with merchandise display, at the Casey and O'Brien Store, 124 West Mifflin Street, featuring Philco appliances includ...

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Belmont Spa Tavern

Date: 1945-06-11 

Description: Richard and Ione Edwards behind the bar at the Belmont Spa, in the Belmont Hotel, 31 North Pinckney Street, with a clock advertising Calvert liquor.

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Madison Art Guild

Date: 1949-09-13 

Description: Madison Art Guild member Mrs. Oscar (Mary) Torgeson paints outdoors.

Date: 1956-07-18 

Description: Four women pose behind a table filled with prizes and flowers which will be awarded to golfers at the Stagette Day womens golf contest. They include, from...

Date: 1953-10-01 

Description: An annual Christmas party in October sponsored by the Women of the Moose was held at the Moose House to show members the gifts to be shipped to Mooseheart...

Date: 1892 

Description: Minnie Oakley, assistant librarian of the Wisconsin Historical Society, seated at her desk in the South Wing of the Wisconsin State Capitol. This photogra...

Date: 1959-03-25 

Description: A program by the Madison Recorder group and the Madison Folk Dance group will be featured at the inter-city meeting of representatives from Zonta Clubs of...

Date: 1954-08-02 

Description: Group portrait of the members of the Civics Club Board for the 1954-1955. First row: Florence Lanning, Garnet Lowe, Mary Garner, and Doris Grove. Second r...

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