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Young Couple

Date: 1919 

Description: Young couple standing in front of a large rock face.

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Eye Exam

Date: 1933-11-06 

Description: Dr. John E. Hughes, optometrist, tests a patient's vision in his office at 112 E. Main Street, using an eyeglass lens machine.

Date: 1949-05 

Description: Retail clerk John Russell stands behind the counter at Rennebohm-Rexall Drug Store. Tobacco products line fill the shelves behind him and a packages of ma...

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: The dome is under construction and is just visible over the roof of a commercial building on East Main Street. Signs on the corner building on Main Street...

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Madison Rifle Club

Date: 1949-03-28 

Description: Twenty-two men and women pose with their rifles in a indoor rifle shooting range.

Date: 1974-11 ca.

Description: Poster advertising El Dia De La Revolution, November 16, 1974, at Union South at University of Wisconsin Madison. Guest speakers include, Guadalupe Youngbl...

Date: 1950-05-23 

Description: Three members of the camp advisory committee of the Community Welfare Council, sponsor of Madison's first Camp Week, look at literature and materials displ...

Date: 1948-12-28 

Description: City Clerk Alfred W. Bareis swears in police chief Bruce Weatherly in front of WKOW and WIBA microphones. George Forster, city finance director and acting...

Photograph

William Allen

Date:  

Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Professor William Frances Allen.

Photograph

Da-Ko-Ra

Date: 1867 ca.

Description: Carte-de-visite studio portrait of Winnebago (Ho-Chunk) chief. In this portrait he is past the age of seventy. He stands erect, though walking with the aid...

Date: 1932-03-12 

Description: Myron Praga on toy fire engine run by a 1/2 horsepower motor and a 6 volt storage battery housed in the tank. The vehicle was built by J.P. Reed from a ped...

Date: 1944-11-24 

Description: University of Wisconsin football player Roger Laubenheimer standing on a scale at weigh-in.

Date: 1949-12-16 

Description: Cub Scouts of Pack 333 gather around the Christmas tree at Lowell School for their annual Christmas party. Standing in ther back row, left to right, are Ja...

Read about Earth Day's founder, Gaylord Nelson, a Wisconsin senator and early environmentalist.

Date: 1959-05-10 

Description: More than twelve people in their Sunday clothes gather in an open lot at Gilbert Road and Tolman Terrace to note the start of construction of their church...

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Down Monona Drive

Date: 1933-09-30 

Description: A gas station in a Trachte building on the corner of Highway 51 (Monona Drive) and Highway 30 (Cottage Grove Rd). "Johnson Gasoline," and "Defiance Sparkpl...

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Farm and Home Week

Date: 1954-02-01 

Description: Two examples of foods made with butter are on display during Farm and Home Week at the University of Wisconsin School of Home Economics. At the left is an...

Date: 1949-12-22 

Description: Four cars park in the Pyramid Motor Company used car lot at 721 University Avenue. A company billboard is on the side of the Dictaphone Sales Agency buildi...

Date: 1957-10-26 

Description: University of Wisconsin-Madison's Danny Lewis narrowly escapes a tackler to score a touchdown vs. Ohio State in a game at Camp Randall Stadium. A large cro...

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Girl Scout Troop 7

Date: 1948-11-27 

Description: "Members of new Girl Scout Troop No. 7 of St. James' church are completing their fourth Girl Scout clothing kit to be sent to needy children overseas."

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