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Date: 1873 ca.

Description: View, ca. 1873-1879, of Madison looking down Wisconsin Avenue toward the third Wisconsin Capitol, a view that suggests something of the ongoing importance...

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: View from sidewalk of a man wearing sunglasses standing outside the entrance to the Hotel Martinique. He holds a cigarette in one hand and a camera bag in...

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: A copy of an older illustration of the Sauganash Tavern, located on Lake Street in Chicago near Market. It was "built in 1831 by Mark Beaubien, who claimed...

Date: 1939-08-07 

Description: Howard Sechrest, of Howard Welding & Machine Co., wears goggles and welds in the boiler at the Loraine Hotel.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Intended for tourists, this brochure features two maps with tourists sites along the Mississippi River. One map shows roads and populated places along the...

Photograph

Hanson Hotel

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior of the Hawaiian Room at Hanson Hotel, one of the original structures built near Oquaga Lake. The room is decorated with palm trees that protrude...

Photograph

Park Hotel

Date: 1944-02-29 

Description: View of the Park Hotel, 22 South Carroll Street, from the Wisconsin State Capitol grounds.

Photograph

Milton House

Date: 1955 

Description: The Milton House was supposedly a part of the Underground Railroad during the Civil War. The house was built in 1845 by Joseph Goodrich and turned into an...

Photograph

The Windsor Hotel

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Street side view of High Street, The Windsor Hotel and small shops including horse-drawn carriages. Published by M.P. Woodcock and Sons.

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Description: Two women pose on the lawn in front of a large estate. The building, with a large, wrap-around porch, and clock tower, was probably used as a resort or hot...

Date: 1940 

Description: A man in a uniform stands at the back of an International Metro truck with one leg up on the bumper. He is writing on a pad held on his knee, and there is...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Looking West on Chestnut Street with the Buffalo Valley Inn in the foreground.

Photograph

Hile House Hotel

Date:  

Description: Exterior view of Hile House Hotel. There is a belvedere in the center of the roof.

Map or Atlas

Wisconsin & Minnesota

Date: 1929 

Description: This map shows the entire state of Wisconsin and Minnesota and portions of Illinois and Iowa. Counties, cities, highways, lakes, and rivers are labeled. Ro...

Photograph

Melchior House

Date: 1925-08-05 

Description: The Melchior Hotel on the Mississippi River, with the "brewery at near end." There is a prominent stone portion at right center with several wings or addit...

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1924 

Description: View down a retail street. Cars are parked at an angle along the curbs in front of the shops.

Date: 1949-02-22 

Description: Vice-president Leslie Larson, McFarland, (left) and president Wilbur Johnson, Lake Mills, who were re-elected to head the Dane County Rural Letter Carriers...

Date: 1948-12-11 before

Description: Two cartoons (by Clifford K. Berryman?) for the winter dinner of the Gridiron Club, each entitled, "Gridiron Forecast 1948": one of Thomas Dewey holding a...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from street of Madison magician Ben Bergor being raised feet first (upside down) and in a straightjacket to perform an escape act outside a LaCrosse,...

Date: 1935-08-26 

Description: Group portrait of Soap Box Scooter champions and adults in front of GAR Hall, 118 Monona Avenue. Also shows portion of Monona Hotel, 114 Monona Avenue, and...

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