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Photograph

Enroute to Class

Date: 1946 ca.

Description: Conservationist Sigurd Olson, who was on a special military teaching assigment, took this picture of U.S. troops in Berlin marching to his lecture. Bombed...

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...

Photograph

The State Bank

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: External view of the State Bank, the first bank in Madison. A group of men are posed along the sidewalk in front.

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Description: Two-story frame house in town with two porches.

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: Map shows roads, railroads, the Fox River, parks, and cemeteries. Wards are numbered and the edges of the map feature coordinates. The top left of the map...

Date:  date unknown

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

Date: 1955 

Description: A man dressed as Santa Claus leans down from an open car to hand sacks of candy to a crowd of warmly-dressed children and parents. Santa's visit took place...

Photograph

Hile House Hotel

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

Photograph

River and Bridge

Date: 1899-06-12 ca.

Description: Elevated view of a town with a railroad bridge crossing over a river. Several individuals are visible crossing the bridge. Sign near bridge says: "Willow R...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A view of the front and side of the courthouse. Published by Sharp.

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Description: Image of the historical marker for Gays Mills Apple Orchards overlooking the town of Gays Mills, Wisconsin. The marker stands to the left, leaving an eleva...

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: View from rocky shoreline of the launching of the "Monona-Mobile" (pontoon car) onto Lake Monona. The boat launch is on the left. "11248" is painted on the...

Date: 1935-10-23 

Description: A man unloads loaves of bread from the side of an International C-1 truck owned by Elsner's Blue Ribbon Bakery. The bread is being delivered to Moehlman's...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from sidewalk of the intersection of Main and First Streets, shows storefronts including A.F. Werner, Leading Clothier. A crowd is gathered, probably...

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...

Date: 1926-06 

Description: A man uses a McCormick-Deering 10-20 tractor and a Perry automatic scraper to prepare the grounds at Mount Emblem Cemetery. Farm buildings are in the back...

Date: 1865 

Description: The ruins of Charleston after General Sherman's men burned the town near the end of the Civil War. A man, smoking a pipe, and a boy sit on the shoreline of...

Photograph

Hess Barrel Company

Date: 1927-06-14 

Description: Loading barrels into a Chicago and Northwestern Railroad car behind the Hess Barrel Company (cooperage) at about 1950 Atwood Avenue. Stacks of oak barrel...

Date: 1971-07-17 

Description: The moving of the Gates of Heaven Synagogue building from West Washington Avenue to James Madison Park.

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Young John Bollenbach stands in the middle of a garden, identified as his "Cook County school-home project."

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