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Date: 1863 

Description: A map of Illinois showing all railroads, stations, and towns.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a row of homes on Wendell Avenue featuring fenced-in gardens.

Date: 1963-05-26 ca.

Description: A steam winds through a meadow. In the background are trees and a fence.

Date: 1948-01-11 

Description: The remains of the boiler tank of the Milwaukee Road railroad engine of the Portage to Madison passenger train, which exploded and derailed south of Arling...

Photograph

Men in an Office

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Two men in a small office, probably a railroad station. On the right is a map on the wall, and below it is a Herring Hall Marvin safe.

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Description: Public meetings for Mr. Bannerman, extreme right, an educational worker from Garner. Center with white suit, Scott Bates; Labor King General, Highlander F...

Date: 1901 

Description: Close-up of the coffered ceiling detail in the Wisconsin Historical Society Library Reading Room, also showing the pendant light fixtures.

Date: 1838 ca.

Description: Pencil sketch of a building owned by the Rodolf family along a commercial street.

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Construction work in the Historical Society Library Reading Room in preparation for installing linoleum floor tiles.

Photograph

Three Outhouses

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: View of three outhouses surrounded by trees, two say "Women" and one says "Men." Also on the negative is written “Air Conditioned CABINS FOR RENT! By the d...

Date: 1915 

Description: Canned goods are arranged on shelving behind the counter at Lazenby's Mercantile Store.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Indians thresh the first wheat at the Sac and Fox Agency in Iowa.

Date: 1871 ca.

Description: Bird's-eye view of the Chicago fire of October 8, 1871. The hand-colored lithograph was published by Currier and Ives.

Date: 1832 ca.

Description: Mándeh Páhchu, a young Mandan Indian.

Date: 1908 

Description: This 1908 map shows the town and range grid, sections, cities and villages, acreages, settlers, schools, wagon roads, railroads, saw mills, and lakes, stre...

Historical Object

Ron Kramer Bottle Cap

Date: 1964 

Description: Inside of Coke bottle cap with a head shot of NFL All Star offensive end Ron Kramer, #88.

Date: 1965-07 

Description: A group of Freedom School students walk along a road in an image taken by a civil rights volunteer. "Freedom School students on way to see the superinte...

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: The Andrew Proudfit house located at 113 West Washington Avenue.

Date: 1947-03-30 

Description: Pictured are members of the Stroh's Bohemian Beers Detroit bowling team, leaders in the Elks National Bowling Tournament. Left to right: Len Detloff, Charl...

Photograph

Mother and Infant

Date: 1952-01-01 

Description: A mother, with a mask over her mouth and nose, lying in a bed holding an infant. This is probably the first baby born in Madison in 1952, just 5 seconds a...

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