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Giles House

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: The Giles house, residence of Hiram H. Giles, state legislator and social welfare authority.

Date: 1946 

Description: A crowd gathers to watch "Iowa's First Television Show" at the Iowa State Fair International Harvester headquarters. The sign hanging above the audience re...


Hotel Ward

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: Exterior of Ward Hotel from road. Sign painted on roof of turret says, "Hotel Ward." A large group of men, two women, and a dog, are posing on the sidewalk...


The Shore Hotel

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the Shore Hotel from across the intersection at 34th Street and Central Avenue. A double staircase leads to the second-story porch where three c...


Court Street

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Elevated view looking down Court Street in Janesville toward the west.


Library School

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Exterior of three-story building on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

Date: 1929 

Description: Exterior of the shingle-sided house at 1419 Sherman Avenue, in Sherman Park. Built by Willard Droster, with a car in the driveway.

Date: 1905 

Description: First floor porch of the Frank Brown home, 28 Langdon Street.

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: Cabinet studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Amelia Bright Williams, second wife of Chauncey Williams.

Date: 1939-06-26 

Description: Colorized postcard of the steel and white brick Soldiers' and Sailors' Memorial Bridge at Cherry Street. The bridge was completed in 1924.

Date: 1927-01 

Description: Two-story wood frame house sitting on a small rise on the shore of Geneva Lake. There are hoods over the windows and a single-story front porch with simple...

Date: 1939 

Description: Interior view of the Schwartz house.


Energee Gas Station

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: View from street of a cement block building housing an Energee brand gas station and Ben Doty's Tire Service. Next door on the right is Mueller's Garage, a...


Groote Schuur 2

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Elevated view of another side of Groote Schuur, an estate once owned by the East India Trading Company in Cape Town, South Africa.


Main Street

Date: 1921 

Description: View down center of unpaved Main Street, with a service garage on the left and ice cream parlors on the right. There are lampposts along the sidewalks, and...


Anatomy Lab

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Cadavers are laid out on gurneys in a sky-lit anatomy lab at Rush Medical College.


South African Hut

Date: 1924-01-21 

Description: A dog and several chickens stand near a large hut in South Africa.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Young children playing with a toy wagon. An older boy pulls a young girl sitting in a chair in a wagon while another boy pushes from behind. The group is o...

Date: 1903 ca.

Description: Superintendent J.N. Harrison and dispatcher W.H. Wright are seated at desks in the Wisconsin & Michigan Railroad office.

Date: 1956 ca.

Description: Aerial view of the Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul Railroad station, roundhouse, and yard at the intersection of West Washington Avenue (across lower left...

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