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Description: All-American Soap Box Derby at Derby Downs. "Scene showing main entrance to Derby Downs."

Date: 1936-07-19 

Description: Madison Soap Box Derby winner Eldon Raemisch receiving the M.E. Coyle trophy. The race was held on Wilson Street.

Date: 1936-07-19 

Description: Eldon Raemisch, age 14, in his championship car, No. 32. The Madison Soap Box Derby was held on Wilson Street in 1936. Eldon's car was the heaviest...

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Description: Native Americans playing a lacrosse-like game of ball.

Date: 1935-08-18 

Description: Roger Gabbei, age 12, competed in the Madison soap box derby held on Gorham Street. He carried a spare wheel in case of a crackup. Roger won the class B ti...

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Swimming Safety

Date: 1944-06-14 

Description: Lifeguard Kenneth Harwick applying a first aid bandage to the foot of Hazel Gehri who is holding a shattered milk bottle left on the beach.

Date: 1954-12-16 

Description: Studio photograph of a "Slik-Toy Dairy" toy truck against a white background.

Date: 1971-04 

Description: Poster advertising for a Pro Moto [Professional Motocross] event, held in Turtle Park, outside of Elkhorn, Wisconsin. Silkscreen print employs an American...

Date: 1935-08-18 

Description: Fred Raemisch, 16, of 2234 E. Johnson Street, sitting in his championship soap box derby car, #41. This was the first official soap box derby held in Madis...

Photograph

Swimming Safety

Date: 1944-06 

Description: George Miller is reporting a problem to Lifeguard Lois Gardner.

Date: 1951-12-10 

Description: Group portrait of the Wisconsin High school basketball team, tied for fourth place in the Southern 10 Conference.

Date: 1937-07-18 

Description: Rear view of three soap box derby racers whizzing down West Wilson Street.

Date: 1953-11-05 

Description: Jim Steel, a Kenosha player, makes a touchdown during a Central High School vs. Kenosha High School football game. Also pictured are Ed Hart (#33) of Kenos...

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Description: A man, boy, and three women sit around a picnic table. Another woman, probably Mrs. Charles Van Schaick, stands nearby.

Date: 1948-06-15 

Description: Curlee Seals, Jr. discussing plans for his 1949 Soap Box Derby racer with three members of the Madison Junior Chamber of Commerce, Curlee's sponsor for the...

Date: 1944-06-14 

Description: Children in swimming suits playing in a miniature lake created by heavy rains in the area of Fox and Prospect Avenues.

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Buggy Race

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two men are racing small horse-drawn buggies on a dirt track. Groups of people are watching from the stands. Behind the stands is a vine-covered building...

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Slide

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: View from shoreline of a water slide at Mirror Lake State Park. A woman rides down the slide into the lake, and a few people stand on the platform behind h...

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Description: An exterior view of a gymnasium at the Indian Industrial School. A group of men gathers near the entrance.

Date: 1902 ca.

Description: Scene along “Willow Drive,” later known as "University Drive," on the shore of Lake Mendota, showing the neo-Gothic carved bridge. View from shoreline of t...

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