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Description: Exterior of the Cottage Grove Grade School with carved stone plaque. There is an entrance on both ends of the facade.
Description: Barns through elm trees on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Description: A two-man crew puts up a 24-sheet poster of outdoor advertising about the First National Bank. It takes 15 to 20 minutes to put the advertising up on this...
Description: Portrait of twelve members of the McFarland baseball team of the Eastern section in the Home Talent League. At the time of the photo they were unbeaten wit...
Description: Members of two sororities meet to plan a Christmas dance for teenagers. Seated in front are Mary Rendall, president of Tri-Hi, and Jean Postweiler, preside...
Description: Wisconsin's Walter (Bunky) Holt drives around Michigan State's Tom Rand during their basketball game at the University of Wisconsin Field House.
Description: Crowd of people looking at a 1949 model Chevrolet automobile at Hult's Capital Garage, 609 East Washington Avenue.
Description: Diamond Service Station (Mid Continent Petroleum Corp.), 2070 Atwood Avenue, Schenk's Corners, with houses in the background.
Description: Central high school musicians pose while rehearsing for a city wide concert by the bands, orchestras and choruses of East, West, Central and Wisconsin high...
Description: Mrs. William H. Oatway and her daughter, Marcia, who were visiting her mother, Mrs. J.F.A. Pyre, who lives on Old Middleton Road.
Description: Attendees at the Salesman Awards Banquet include Rodney W. Korf (left), 4245 Mohawk Drive, a member of the awards committee, with R. Gilbert Stephan, 401 E...
Description: Tommy Torbleau of 425 Memphis Avenue has Perthes disease and has spent the summer in bed. His plea for letters appeared in the Wisconsin State Journal. He...
Description: View up avenue towards the Wisconsin State Capitol building. Automobiles are parked along the street, and a building on the right has advertisements for st...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: View of the Spring Tavern after its restoration by James Dickson.
Description: Portrait of George Smith, hermit, rescued from squalid shack in Cottage Grove, and taken to Dane County home in Verona.
Description: A Safway Steel Scaffold at the Capitol Heat and Power Plant, 624 East Main Street. Safway Steel Scaffolds Company, offices at 940 Williamson Street, is an...
Description: Three members of Madison Optimist Clubs who paid tribute to Madison area youth at a dinner meeting include, from left to right, Larry Kelliher, Clyde Seltz...
Description: Exterior of the house at 2702 E. Johnson Street shortly after construction. An automobile is parked in the driveway. The house was built by Willard Droster...
Description: Simeon Mills residence, 2709 Sommers Avenue. This Victorian Italianate residence was built from local sandstone in 1863. Mills, an early Madison settler...
Description: Wisconsin Centennial Parade near the Wisconsin State Capitol. A gondola float with a band playing Italian music is coming down the street.
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