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Photograph

Madison City Hall

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: City Hall. 2 West Mifflin Street, with large "Welcome" across the front. It was built in the Romanesque style by Donnell and Kutzbock.

Date: 1945-03-28 

Description: A page of a letter written by Dickey Chapelle to Daniel Mich describing arrival by air to an unspecified location for a mission.

Date: 1950 

Description: An International L-195 truck with a Fruehauf trailer drives through an outdoor storage area at Capital Feed & Seed Company. The original caption reads, "Th...

Photograph

Babcock Train Depot

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View towards platform of the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway depot.

Photograph

The "Hilton"

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The "Hilton," a boat owned by the John Schroeder Lumber Company; captained by Harry Brower.

Map or Atlas

West Part of Madison

Date: 1904 

Description: This map shows a plat of the west part of the city, numbered blocks and lots, some landownership, local streets, roads, railroads, wards by number, parks,...

Date: 1850 ca.

Description: This map shows a plat of the town, land owners by name, local streets, railroads, churches, and part of the Rock River. The map is also indexed by church d...

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: The Du Bois and Kieffer Hudson dealership, and Philbrick Motors, a Willys dealership, which shared a building at 137 Third Avenue. There is a Phillips 66 g...

Date: 1948-02-01 before

Description: First-flight souvenir schedule of Wisconsin Central Airlines, signed by Company President Francis Huggins when the company headquarters moved to Madison in...

Photograph

Giles House

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Giles house, residence of Hiram H. Giles, state legislator and social welfare authority.

Date: ????-05-17 

Description: A crowd of people gather on the banks of a river. Behind them, a band plays on a boat in the river.

Photograph

Traveling Junk Boat

Date: 1894-05-06 

Description: View of a traveling junk boat near the shoreline on the Youghiogheny River. There is a bridge in the background.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Front view of the Wood County Courthouse, built in 1866 by Lyman Howe and John Rablin. The brick building features an arched entrance, and automobiles are...

Photograph

Business District

Date:  

Description: A crowd of pedestrians passes the Marshall Field's department store (Marshall Field & Co.), built in 1892 by Daniel H. Burnham and located on the corner of...

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Description: Patriotically decorated stagecoach with a group of people in a parade in town.

Newspaper Article/Clipping

The old Sauk trail

Date: 1924-11-21

Date:  date unknown

Description: Construction workers on the job, with horse-drawn wagons in the background.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: View across street of the 200 block of State Street, showing pedestrians in conversation, parked automobiles, streetcar tracks, and the storefronts of a sh...

Photograph

Madison Snowstorm

Date: 1947-01-30 

Description: Looking west along the first block of West Doty Street at a car stuck in a snow bank.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of the Catholic church and parsonage.

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