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Description: Mrs. Darwin (Marybelle) Waters of 3302 Nottingham Way won the "most original" prize for her hat decorated with crisp new dollar bills at the annual Mad Hat...
Description: Charles E. Bohlen, United States State Department counselor, speaking at the University of Wisconsin-Madison Field House during a program which launched Wi...
Date: 1948 ca.
Description: The William Haak home, 501 East Washington Avenue.
Description: Shown contempting what may be the results of her standing under the traditional mistletoe is Connie Connor. On her left is Arlen Rosenbloom and on her rig...
Description: Tenney Park breakwater and Lake Mendota. The city of Madison was able to resume construction at no cost. The construction company tearing up East Washingto...
Description: View of the Wisconsin Telephone Company building, 16 S. Carroll Street.
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: View from rocky shoreline of the launching of the "Monona-Mobile" (pontoon car) onto Lake Monona. The boat launch is on the left. "11248" is painted on the...
Description: Lieut. Col. Wayne O. Hauck, executive officer of the University of Wisconsin military department, left, presenting Cadet Col. William K. Chipman with an aw...
Description: Portrait of Joan and Dr. Frank Hege (left) and Dr. and Mrs. Theodore Smith.
Description: Male teacher and a student bowing to one another at the beginning of a dance at the Cherokee Heights School dance party.
Description: Exterior view of the GAR (Grand Army of the Republic) Memorial Hall, 118 Monona Avenue, (Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard as of January 19, 1987). The bui...
Date: 1879 ca.
Description: Wisconsin State Fish Hatchery (aka Nevin Fish Hatchery, 3911 Fish Hatchery Rd). There is a frame board and batten building, and an open-frame gazebo-like...
Description: Shown admiring the Wheeler Trophy, to be awarded to Wisconsin High School's most valuable football player, are (front row left to right) Coach Hal Metzen,...
Description: View of the newly constructed dam from across a reservoir. There is a building on stilts in the left foreground, and buildings in the background behind the...
Description: Grace H. Douma, assistant to Dean of Women at University of Wisconsin, sits at her desk in an office.
Description: Doris Maurin, Carol Crume, and Verba Wendt look over papers while planning YWCA health education classes.
Description: It is Children's Day at the East Side Businessman's Festival at Voit Field. About 10,500 people attended the festival on its first day. A youngster stands...
Description: The old YMCA building in the initial stage of demolition.
Description: Two boys who are partners for the Madison Soap Box Derby race. On the left is John Paul Byrns, who is too young to race but is a partner with Jimmy Statz,...
Description: Al Decker, manager of Cushman Hobbyland at 2628 University Avenue, and Johnny Schaffer measure a sign for the company to see if it will fit on the racer th...
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