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Description: View down Front Street in the business district. Hotel Revilla, which burned in 1924, stands at the right. Men walk past stores on the left.
Description: A group of school-age children with a several adults sitting outdoors with band instruments at a Civilian Defense Rally.
Description: A TMERL streetcar on the Delaware and Oakland line advertising special 1905 rates (25 for a dollar or 6 for 25 cents) and universal transfers.
Description: View across unpaved road of storefront on Commercial Avenue after the rain. There is a butcher shop, F. Tallada Candy and Cigars, and a saloon. A streetlig...
Description: Exterior of the Travelers Home Hotel. A car is parked alongside the hotel.
Description: City flour mills, on the Catfish River (Yahara River). The mill burned down in the fall of 1873.
Description: Photographic postcard view from street in the central business district. The street is lined with businesses, and a few have awnings over their storefronts...
Date: 1936 before
Description: A winter view of the Plow (Plough) Inn, sometime before 1936.
Description: A view of downtown Thorp. Lampposts lining the street on both sides. Cars parked at the curbs on both sides. A couple cars driving away down the street. On...
Description: View from street of City Hall building on a corner. There are garages in the back on the left. On the corner there is a stop sign, a Hwy 51 signpost, and a...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Elevated view of a large crowd of women, men and children gathered outside in the snow in front of the Winnebago County School of Agriculture and Domestic...
Description: "Mason, Reuben Schuster, lays brick on the Widmer Cheese Factory chimney."
Description: College at Racine.
Date: 2009 ca.
Description: Close-up of plasterwork and still functioning vaudeville lights in the Al. Ringling Theatre.
Description: View across road of exterior of building on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Description: M.H. Bekkedale and E. Rosenwald and Brothers Leaf Tobacco warehouse. There is a boxcar on tracks near the warehouse, and a bluff in the far background.
Description: Skylight over stairs in the Wisconsin State Capitol. The eagle of the Republic is visible below the skylight.
Date: 1877-07-04 ca.
Description: "From Sullivan's Block, outside Park Hotel, soldiers in a square," one of four "Different Views of Parades in the Streets" identified in Dahl's 1877 "Catal...
Description: Two young men driving an International Auto Wagon through a snow-bound residential street. The truck was owned by C.H. Morgan & Co.
Description: A view of S. Broad St. Sidewalks line both sides of the streets. Trees also line both sides, leaving most houses partially obscured. A few people can be...
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