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Bascom Hall

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Exterior of Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. One wing added to the hall on the left.

Date: 1949-02-17 

Description: Speaker's table at the annual Lutheran Men's Club "Sweetheart's Dinner" held at the Lutheran Memorial Church, 1021 University Avenue. Seated left to righ...

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Fan Dancer

Date: 1933-09-28 

Description: Rosita Carmen, burlesque dancer, performs with feather fans on the stage of the Orpheum Theater.

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Herfurth House

Date: 1951 

Description: The front parlor of the Herfurth house, 703 East Gorham Street, with Mrs. Caleb Harrison (born Lucy Herfurth) on a sofa. The house was built by Theodore H...

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Interior Corridor

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior corridor of the Wisconsin State Capitol, with arches and lanterns.

Date: 1974-08-25 

Description: A gargoyle is the centerpiece in this ornate stilted arch design above the marquee of the Capitol Theatre at 213 State Street.

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The Park Hotel

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: An exterior view of the Park Hotel, at the corner of Main and Carroll Streets. Children and adults are standing on the street corner on the left. A large g...

Date: 1899 ca.

Description: View of construction workers and stone carvers/cutters (some of them probably Italian) showing the detailed sections of the building of the State Historica...

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Waterworks

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The Madison waterworks building, with corner tower and turret. The building was located at the corner of Gorham and Livingston Streets. The large smokesta...

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Panorama of Madison

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Panoramic elevated view to the east from the Capitol Square.

Date: 1912 

Description: The Civil War eagle Old Abe became the trademark of the J.I. Case Company, manufacturers of steam tractors and other farm machinery. This tractor is at wor...

Date: 1954-07-11 

Description: Exterior view of the new education building at Bethany Evangelical Free Church on the corner of Riverside Drive and Winnebago Street in Madison.

Date: 1947 

Description: Aerial of University of Wisconsin-Madison campus with Camp Randall in the lower right corner and Lake Mendota.

Date: 1985-06 

Description: View up Wisconsin Avenue at West Dayton Street towards the razing of Manchester's Department Store. There are construction workers working near two cranes...

Date: 1985 

Description: Park Street at the State Street intersection during the filming of Back To School. The pedestrian overpass bears a sign for the fictional Grand Lake...

Date: 1927-11-20 

Description: At one time known as the "official" state printer, the Democrat Printing Company was located at the corner of Carroll and Doty streets.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: View of 214 State Street, a storefront with a shoe display in the front window.

Date: 1912 

Description: The interior of the Holy Redeemer Catholic Church, 126 (120) West Johnson Street.

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Farmer at his Barn

Date: 1931-09-28 

Description: Farmer Charles Nelson, carries a pail in front of the door to his barn. His farm was west of Lake Wingra near Madison.

Date: 1911 

Description: A view of the construction of the fourth Wisconsin State Capitol.

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