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Pinata Breaking

Date: 1971-05-30 

Description: Children attempt to break a pinata at a Sunday picnic at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church.

Date: 1950-01-30 

Description: Four youth play canasta at the anniversary dance at the Loft Community Center, 16 East Doty Street. From left are Mary Rose Gallagher, Ruth Leuthner, Dick...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Devil's Lake vicinity. View of the Cliff House courtyard and croquet court. Three men and one woman playing croquet. Two women on second floor balcony: one...

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Description: Andy Pafko, ballplayer for the Milwaukee Braves, and his wife playing shuffleboard. They are crouching in front of benches painted with advertising for Zol...

Date: ????-08-20 

Description: Dane County tug of war champion team dressed in overalls, with ropes used in competition. The team went to the 1934 Chicago World's Fair,

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: A group of men watch a bocce game on a court on East Houston Street. The line of men standing on the lip of the court cast elongated silhouettes onto the...

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Gambling Game

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group of Native Americans sitting in a circle outside of two structures while playing a gambling game. Text on the photograph reads, "Copyright by Gallag...

Date: 1925 

Description: Children play games behind a fence, and in the foreground other children play in a sandbox on a school playground next to several buildings.

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Ole Bull Residence

Date: 1872 ca.

Description: Ole Bull Residence, 130 East Gilman Street. The family is playing croquet on the lawn. Later, the house was known as the Thorp House. It became the state's...

Date: 1971-02-22 ca.

Description: Poster advertising an open chess tournament held on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

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Chess Game

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: William Middleton, left, plays chess against an unidentified opponent. Williams' son, Forest, with chin in hands, watches with an unidentified man and wom...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Girls turning rope for a young boy to skip outside the Sunnyside School in Cook County.

Date: 1893 

Description: A game room with chairs, a pool table, a rack for cue sticks, and a table with checker board and deck of cards is available for patients' recreation at the...

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Boys in KISS Makeup

Date: 1978-06 

Description: Two boys are in the midst of a game of tug of war. They're dressed in overalls, jeans and t-shirts and are in full KISS makeup. KISS was a rock band which...

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Polo Players

Date:  date unknown

Description: Polo horses take graceful strides as two players vie to hit the ball at Joy Farms.

Date: 1910-02-19 

Description: Eight gentlemen play billiards inside the Deering Works (factory) club house. The factory was originally built by William Deering for the Deering Harvester...

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Kids Running

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A group of four girls runs through a yard toward the camera on the east side of Madison.

Date: 1942-08-15 

Description: Cub Scouts throw baseballs at a large caricature of a Japanese soldier during a Civilian Defense Rally. A man is sitting in a dunk tank on the left in a bo...

Date: 1959-06-30 

Description: A neighborhood circus at 567 Park Lane, the Robert Munger residence, benefited "Roundy's Fun Fund." Left to right in first row: Cheryl Eickner, Douglas Bo...

Date: 1948-07-15 

Description: Participants in a large-scale hearing clinic held at Washington School in Madison and sponsored by the University of Wisconsin departments of speech and ed...

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