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Date: 1952 

Description: Milwaukee streets department employees repair the intersection of Meinecke Avenue and 12th Street. Behind them, a Blatz truck is making a delivery to the...

Map or Atlas

Campus Map

Date: 1959 ca.

Description: University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Numbers in circles identify buildings across campus with the building index. Black arrows point out important infor...

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: View of the bridge from above, with several cars.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Three people standing in front of a frame house which is at the foot of a small tree-covered hill. On the left a man is standing with a team of two horses...

Date: 1904 

Description: Logs floating down the river beneath the bridge on the Chippewa River. On the far shoreline are billboards. One advertises for "J.R. Sharp Hardware." Men a...


Ray Residence

Date: 1891 before

Description: Stereoview of the home of Charles Ray, 88 Prospect Street.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from inside of cave of two men in a canoe in the river at the entrance to the cave.

Date: 1927-08 

Description: A woman moves a curtain out of the way of an electrical fan sitting on a desk. Near the fan are some books, a floral arrangement, and a notepad. Outdoors,...

Date: 1955 before

Description: Aerial view of downtown, including railroad tracks in foreground.

Date: 1926-08-12 

Description: A fleet of International trucks owned by Dietz Bread company are parked in a row on the street. The trucks feature Dolly Madison Bread advertisements on t...


Main Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard view towards Main Street. Sheds and dwellings are along both sides. A man is standing on the right corner and a dog is in the middle...


Cheese Factory

Date: 1922 

Description: Exterior of a two-story cheese factory. The building features a set of stairs leading to the second-floor entrance and three chimneys. There is a large pil...

Date: 1950-10-11 

Description: Pictured is the city of Madison street department's new $4,000 leaf loader during operations in the 12th Ward. The suction unit, which is like a huge "vacu...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the two steamships, including the James T. Brett, on the Hudson River with the central business district of the city in the background. Published...

Date: 1977 ca.

Description: Three assembly line workers assembling a motor truck engine at International Harvester's Indianapolis Motor Truck Engine Works.

Date: 1840 ca.

Description: Sod-breaker and five yoke of oxen plowing in front of the “Old Cottage Inn”. In the foreground a boat is on the shoreline.


Beer Hotel

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the Beer Hotel. Guests stand outside of Horton's Pharmacy next door. Vehicles are parked along side the frontage road.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the steamboat "Senator Cordill" in the Mississippi River near Port Gibson. The boat is carrying an excursion party, and some of the passengers can...

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Exterior view from street of the Chattanooga Plow Works. Lettering on the building reads "Chattanooga Plow Company." The photograph was likely taken around...

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: View of downtown Madison's Park Hotel. The Prescription Pharmacy also occupies a portion of the ground floor.

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