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Date: 1893 ca.
Description: An interior view of a sitting room in the H. Schildhauer residence at 13 North Webster Street. Several paintings hang on the wall behind a wicker rocking c...
Description: Soap Box Derby Parade of Youth showing the Beaver Dam float and those from nearby communities. The Uptown Liquor Store and other businesses along the 100 b...
Description: Bird's-eye view from Bascom Hill of Madison, with vignettes of the Wisconsin State Capitol, Lake Monona, and the Capitol Park.
Description: Composite panoramic view of the north side of the 300 block of State Street. Businesses include: optometrist (closed), Neff's Beauty Salon, Wisconsin Blue...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: The Wisconsin State Capitol in winter behind a snow-covered tree. There is a person walking in the foreground.
Description: Wisconsin Centennial Parade near the Wisconsin State Capitol. The Mazomanie float is titled, "John F. Appleby Invents Twine Knotter in Mazomanie," and is p...
Description: Exterior view of the Fess Hotel at 123 East Doty Street, next to Badger Furniture.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: View of Savidusky's Dye House Company State, Paint and Paper Company, Schadauer's China Shop, a drygoods store and Chop Suey Restaurant. The view also incl...
Date: date unknown
Description: A sundial on a pedestal sits on Observatory Hill, overlooking trees, a rooftop, and part of Lake Mendota.
Date: 1960 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the front of the Wisconsin Center, 702 Langdon Street, including the stairs.
Date: 1891 ca.
Description: View of the interior of the Presbyterian church. There is an organ, piano and numerous pews visible.
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: The house at 424 North Pinckney Street was built by Samuel H. Donnell in 1857-1858. Donnell was one of the architects for the former Capitol, and the house...
Description: Lewis Arms, who is wearing his Navy uniform, poses with his mother Mamie (Arms) Hall, and his sister, Nedra Arms.
Description: A stream of water shoots into the front entrance of the burning, smoking Hotel Washington. The crumpled hotel sign still hangs on the balcony.
Description: David Bickel, 414 Clemons Avenue, fishing on the shore of Tenney Park lagoon.
Date: 1959 ca.
Description: University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Numbers in circles identify buildings across campus with the building index. Black arrows point out important infor...
Description: Aerial view of downtown Madison looking from State Street to King Street.
Date: 1868 ca.
Description: Winter scene with the snow-covered pathway and trees around the Capitol Park. A wooden fence ran along the inside of the path and a hitching rail for hors...
Description: Arched entrance of building on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Description: The Yahara River from Williamson Street with Lake Monona in the background.
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