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United States Hotel

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the United States Hotel, which was demolished in 1874 and replaced by the Tenney Building.


Description: Lewis R. Arms poses in front of a Greyhound Bus that displays the destination "Madison" above the windshield. Arms worked for Greyhound at the time.


Red Gym

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Soldiers stand in formation on the lawn in front of the Historical Society. Bicyclists ride by in the foreground. In the background is the University of Wi...

Date: 1958 ca.

Description: Aerial view of Chadbourne Hall under construction on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The new building is at the corner of Park Street and Unive...

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: A train is shown at the intersection of Williamson, S. Blair, and E. Wilson Streets in front of the Chicago and Northwestern Railroad Depot.

Date: 1941-04-25 

Description: Page from the Neighborhood House log book for the first bike hosteling trip of the 1941 season to Sauk City, with three girls securing packs to a bike in f...


Ravine Bridge

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Bridge over a ravine on Lake Mendota Drive in Shorewood Hills, looking west.

Date: 1938-04-01 

Description: Two men stand next to a railroad car at the rear of the Fauerbach Brewing Company at 651-653 Williamson Street.

Date: 1940-07-18 ca.

Description: Page from the log book of bike hosteling trips sponsored by Neighborhood House. Trip participants were Anita Genna, Florence Quartuccio, Lily Caruso, Franc...


Fairchild Block

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Elevated view of the Fairchild Block at 29 East Main Street as photographed by attorney Albert G. Zimmerman. Until 1894 Zimmerman was a partner in the law...


Description: The intersection of Gilman Street and Wisconsin Avenue, in winter.

Date: 1832 

Description: Hand-drawn map in two parts of the route of Governor J.D. Doty. Probably made by Doty in 1832 as a result of his travels with Alexander J. Center.


Old Gas Station


Description: Triangle Super Service gas station, 635 South Spooner Street at the corner of Monroe Street. It was demolished so that Randall Bank could be built on the s...


The Dohm Bros Store

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across unpaved street towards the Dohm Brothers storefront. There are several advertising signs on the two-story building, including "French Auto Oil,...

Date: 1945-08-11 

Description: Exterior view of Dane County Oil Company, 1854 South Park Street, following an explosion of an anti-freeze can which killed one person and injured five.

Date: 1939 

Description: Exterior view of the Wisconsin State Capitol, with cars parked in front.

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: Delos and Marian Dudley riding cart on sidewalk at 1909 Regent Street. Randall School is probably the large building in the background.

Date: 1915-11 

Description: This manuscript blueprint shows streets and includes certifications and registration. The streets running left to right are: Wenonah Drive, Wanda Place, Na...

Date: 1956-08-27 

Description: Mayor Ivan Nestingen points out one of the civil defense decals which are being placed on all Madison buses. The decals state that the buses are pledged fo...

Date: 1946-05-23 

Description: Nash-Madison Automobile Dealership and Service Station, 2201 University Avenue, at Allen Street. The view includes two gas pumps located on the sidewalk n...

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