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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.

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Temperance Rebus

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Rebus from the National Temperance Advocate, 1884-1886 p.207. Solution is: "What harm can there be in a glass of beer? None, my man, in one or two. 'Tis...

Date: 1950-01-29 

Description: Eugene Fraser (left) and Vernie Lapan play chess at the anniversary dance at the Loft Community Center, 16 East Doty Street.

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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:  

Description: Menominee men playing the moccasin or bullet game.

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Frisbee Catch

Date: 1988-07-20 

Description: Young men clamor to catch a Frisbee during a beach game.

Date: 1879 ca.

Description: Family posed sitting in yard with croquet mallets and balls in front. Brick house with third story fan window and frame addition in back with slanted roof...

Date: 1981-08 

Description: View from behind of a young woman wearing a t-shirt with the title Dungeon Mistress printed on the back while she plays an adventure game on a computer. In...

Date: 1869 ca.

Description: A family playing croquet in the yard of a frame house with three chimneys. A baby carriage and exterior cellar doors are visible.

Date: 1948 ca.

Description: Young boy watching adults playing bingo.

Date: 1949-12-22 

Description: Twelve shuffleboard players who took part in the tournament at the Breese Stevens Ball Park Tavern, 1 North Patterson Street.

Date: 1946-12-31 

Description: Playing checkers at the LOFT's New Year's party in the Community Center are, (left to right) David Rendall, Joan Scheiwe, watching are Tom Roth, and Gordon...

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: 1924-05-20 

Description: Country school children playing "Baby in the Hole." There is a hand pump in the background under trees.

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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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Card Players

Date: 1965-03-20 

Description: Several men engaged in a serious card game at the Milwaukee Municipal Social Center, one of several centers devoted to social and recreational programs for...

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Croquet in the Yard

Date: 1874 ca.

Description: A family plays croquet in the yard of a side gable frame house with a porch. A bird cage hangs from the porch and a young girl clutches a doll. A rain barr...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Die cut hand sickle (reaping hook) shaped card, with a loop of string. The string holds two small die cut hay bundles, with text on both sides of each bund...

Date: 1944-03-03 

Description: Man teaching bridge to four women as part of the Madison Board of Education Recreation Program.

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Pinata

Date: 1970-08-05 

Description: Children play with pinata at night.

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