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Description: View of Cypress Gardens, featuring a group of trees reflected in the water.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Observatory building behind a group of trees on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Date: 1962-03-24 ca.
Description: Fair ground buildings, closed and boarded up for the winter.
Description: A street view of cottages. Houses line both sides of the street.
Description: Row of four guest cottages with screened porches along a sidewalk. The Wisconsin River is down the hill in the background.
Description: A word without momentum that settled on a note of calmcaught windand spun its venom into froth, to coola Sunday afternoon in June
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: View of oil rigs. Oil was discovered at Glenn Pool Oil Field on November 22, 1905 by Robert Galbreath and Frank Chesley, and since then the Glenn Pool has...
Date: 1922 ca.
Description: Limbs litter the ground under trees heavily coated with ice on the Sauk County Courthouse Square after an ice storm.
Description: International Model S truck owned by the Wallace Poster Advertising Company is parked along the side of a road in front of two billboards. Two men on the r...
Description: View of a statue of Saint Patrick in a shelter at Saint Micheal's Industrial School,established in 1916. The figure holds a shamrock and a staff. Text on...
Description: A bride and groom sit while two attendants stand behind them for a studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop. The bride wears a long dress and veil, a...
Date: 1887 ca.
Description: A group of visitors to Camp Douglas are gathered at the edge of an open field, perhaps observing military exercises. Several carry umbrellas.
Description: Five large cylindrical tanks. Trees and an industrial metal building are in the background.
Date: 1932 ca.
Description: Exterior view of a large, one-story log cabin. There are many windows on the front facade and a stone chimney. A line of birch trees is in the foreground.
Description: Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall), with a statue of Abraham Lincoln facing down Bascom Hill on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Description: Color postcard of an elevated view of the Chalet at Mt. Telemark and surrounding area. Many skiers and several ski lifts are visible.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: A view of the church with wooden clapboard siding. The front has a set of double doors, and the visible side has four long rectangular windows. A picket...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Mary E. Smith sitting on the edge of a trail within a forest of pine trees in Canada.
Date: 1855 ca.
Description: Valentine's Day card with a flower and large leaf. A verse is printed on the leaf. It reads "Vainly shall we list for voices, made by absence doubly dear,...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: A view of the homes of Swan Ave on the left side of the road. Trees line the right side and the backs of homes on another street are visible in the backgro...
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