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Date: 1949 

Description: Construction worker clears trees along a hillside with an International diesel TD-24 TracTracTor (crawler tractor).

Date: 1911 

Description: A view of the construction of the fourth Wisconsin State Capitol.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Four men are lifting a large piece of beam during the construction of a factory building, most likely at International Harvester's Osborne Works. There is...

Date: 1919-03-01 

Description: Workers digging a "borrow pit" for no. 2 mine with a steam shovel. The men are standing along a set of narrow gauge railroad tracks. Benham was a "company...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of workers during construction of a paper mill.

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Construction machinery at the construction site of the World Trade Center.

Date: 1941 

Description: A man loads an International K-5 truck with sectional housing pieces and lumber while parked alongside a rural road. The text on the truck reads, "Economy...

Photograph

Science Hall

Date: 1882 ca.

Description: View of Science Hall on the University of Wisconsin Madison campus from the southwest.

Date: 1958 ca.

Description: Aerial view of Chadbourne Hall under construction on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The new building is at the corner of Park Street and Unive...

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Three men in hard hats, possibly architects, walking behind a fence at the World Trade Center construction site.

Date: 1924 

Description: Children play on makeshift seesaws created from construction materials outside the old schoolhouse.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Members of the First Unitarian Society loading stones at a quarry to be used in the construction of the Meeting House. The building was designed by Frank L...

Historical Essay

Madison's Castle

In the late 1800s there was a castle on the shore of Lake Mendota OTHER than the Red Gym. This is that castle's mysterious story.

Date: 1929-03-28 

Description: A crane at work on the First Congregational Church, located at 1609 University Avenue.

Date: 1958 ca.

Description: Aerial view of Chadbourne Hall under construction on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus at the corner of Park Street and University Avenue. Music H...

Date: 1970-12-02 

Description: An aerial view of East Towne Shopping Center (now East Towne Mall) looking southeast across East Washington Avenue.

Date: 1949-05-09 

Description: Elevated view of the remodeling of the Blied Building, 29 West Main Street. Other West Main Street businesses visible are Madison Bank and Trust, Walk-Over...

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: View from below of the bucket of a backhoe. In the background, the top of a building is visible.

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: A man is standing at the back of an International truck holding a small chest or case. Behind him a group of construction workers are working near the scaf...

Date: 1892-05-03 

Description: Tree planting ceremony on the Wooded Island during construction of the Columbian Exposition in Jackson Park. Standing to the left of the tree wrapped with...

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