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Date: 1957-12-07 

Description: Portrait of Joan and Dr. Frank Hege (left) and Dr. and Mrs. Theodore Smith.

Date: 1956-11-16 

Description: Male teacher and a student bowing to one another at the beginning of a dance at the Cherokee Heights School dance party.

Date: 1970-01-18 

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: 1972-10 ca.

Description: Poster supporting black students to register to vote. Features a student, with white face paints that reads, "Vote" and the slogan, "The Time is Now. Regis...

Madison's Soap Box Derby

Learn about the history of Madison's Soap Box Derby, a popular racing sport amongst young boys nation-wide in the early to mid-1900s.

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...

Date: 1862 

Description: Poster calling for volunteers for the Civil War, claiming "Highest Bounty And Pay!".

Date: 1958-11-24 

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,...

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New Dam

Date: 1913 

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...

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Description: Grace H. Douma, assistant to Dean of Women at University of Wisconsin, sits at her desk in an office.

Date: 1953-09-09 

Description: Doris Maurin, Carol Crume, and Verba Wendt look over papers while planning YWCA health education classes.

Date: 1961-06-29 

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...

Date: 1956 

Description: The old YMCA building in the initial stage of demolition.

Date: 1952-04-27 

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,...

Date: 1952-06-28 

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...

Date: 1944-10-06 

Description: A woman feeds hemp stalks into a crusher for rope production during World War II.

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Description: Exterior view of the Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Railroad depot on the corner of Wilson and Franklin Streets, designed by Edward Townsend Mix. There ar...

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Detail of the photograph of the Third Capitol showing the North Wing addition completed in 1883. Designed by D.R. Jones, the North and South additions were...

Date: 1947-03-20 

Description: Group portrait taken at Wisconsin Legislative banquet. Pictured left to right: Joe Rothschild, Manager, Baron's Department store; Thomas Coleman, President...

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Burke Depot

Date: 1938 

Description: The Burke Depot during the move to the Droster store location. Built in 1884, it had been located on the Northeast corner of Burke and Felland Road.

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