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Description: Site of Jefferson College and the founding of Phi Gamma Delta, built in 1788 by John McMillan. The school was founded at the old log college building in 1...
Description: A man parks an International D-30 dump truck used by the Bureau of Sewers near a river or harbor. On the opposite shore in the background are buildings, sk...
Description: The Y.M.C.A. Main Gymnasium features athletic equipment including pummel horses, parallel bars, rings, a basketball hoop, and several balls. The room has...
Description: Men and women sit on benches outside the Grand Union Hotel and Park. A fenced area stands near the building and a path leads around a landscaped lawn and...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: View across driveway of one-and-a-half story house with a stone chimney situated under large pine trees and new plantings. Cable Lake is in the background.
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Outdoor portrait of Ida Scholz sitting on the steps in front of the Langholf home. Several flowering plants sit on the stairs beside her.
Description: Exterior view of Norbertine Novitiate, 4123 Monona Drive. Originally the Frank Allis home built in 1888. Lake Monona is in the background.
Description: Two-story building with a wrap-around porch and a balcony. Includes a number of guest rooms with separate entrances.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: The home of Paul C. Wilson. Harvey Ellis, architect.
Description: Tavern in a state of deterioration, with rubble in front. The tavern is partly obscured by an oak tree, and a white house stands behind the tavern.
Date: 1916 ca.
Description: Halftone print of the Model Home E3 floor plan, first and second floors. Frank Lloyd Wright outlined his vision of affordable housing. He asserted that the...
Description: Across a street leading to 51 is a parking lot with a single automobile parked in a lot near a church. Across the street to the left is a Shell gas station...
Description: View of Washington's Headquarters, a small colonial home located on Loudon Street.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: A man wearing a hat and smoking a pipe rakes cut stalks from a binder as a boy rides a horse pulling the machine across a field. A windmill stands in the b...
Description: Exterior of the Methodist Episcopal Church with bell tower and stained glass windows. To the right of the church is a smaller building, and behind the chur...
Date: 1874 ca.
Description: View, from a distance, of Fulton Street in Edgerton. A church is in the distance.
Description: Virginia Dymond and Frances Hurst sit in the home of Virginia and Russell Dymond at 2805 Ridge Road, one of the houses on the League of Women Voters' benef...
Description: View of four men at Constable Lake Campsite. Three men sit inside a lean-to shelter, and one man stands nearby, holding a pan.
Description: View of the city from across the water, where a boat can be seen. Mountains rise in the background.
Description: A large bur oak with a notably crooked trunk standing next to the Congregational Church on Milwaukee Avenue. There are picnic tables under the tree and pla...
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