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Description: Lightning cleared the air, that we could see
just how deep the rootland lay
Far below the wished for, but not beyond the Will

Date:  date unknown

Description: A marble crucifixion monument of Christ and three mourners in the Catholic Cemetery. A groundskeeper stands just behind the statue holding up a scythe. Oth...

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Agricultural Hall

Date: 1916 

Description: View of the exterior of the college of Agriculture, Agricultural Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

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Abandoned Barracks

Date: 1947 ca.

Description: Abandoned enlisted men's barracks at Truax Field.

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: A shaded view of Brown's Bookstore, 673 State Street.

Date: 1956 

Description: View of the Signal Oak taken from the original, which was the first in a series of Heritage Prints. The idea for the series was conceived by the First Nati...

Date: 1954 

Description: Aerial view of Camp Randall Stadium and Field House on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

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Town View

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of the town from across the bay. Mountains rise behind the city's shoreline buildings.

Date: 1914 

Description: Boilermakers and their helpers pose on and around a horse-drawn wagon that bears a sign that reads "Boiler-makers and Helpers", perhaps for a parade. Man o...

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: Only the salvaged planking behind the Forward statue created by Jean Pond Miner indicates that anything more is going on in this picture than a peaceful su...

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Wade House

Date: 1955 

Description: Front view of the Wade House. The Wade House, one of the earliest stagecoach inns in Wisconsin, was built between 1847 and 1851 by Sylvanus Wade. It became...

Date: 1874 ca.

Description: Distant view of the town from a hill with houses, garden plots, businesses and churches.

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Russell Street

Date:  ca.

Description: View of the residential neighborhood on Russell Street. The original negative was used for the Works Progress Administration (WPA) Writer's Program Collect...

Date: 1966 ca.

Description: "Damage done by Hurrican [sic] Betsy remains untouched eight months later. Note that tin covering has been torn off far edge of roof. Rain leaks through ot...

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Business Section

Date: 1929 

Description: View across street of the business section. On the right a woman wearing an apron stands with two children pose outside a hotel. The hotel offers ice cream...

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Wooden Picket Fence

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down side of wooden picket fence in a residential section of town. There is a wooden bench against the fence, and stalks of corn can be seen just over...

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Bird's Eye View

Date: 1921 

Description: Elevated view over farm fields in the foreground and town in the distance, with low rolling hills in the far background. Buildings that stand out are St Lu...

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Description: Wisconsin Territorial Capitol (first in Madison) viewed from State Street. The back wall of the east wing of the replacement capitol (second on the site) c...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from Lake Mendota of boathouse on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The Armory (Red Gym or Old Red) is to the right of the boathouse.

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: View across road of Syl standing in front of a three-story duplex house on Jones Island.

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