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Description: Raising the statue "Wisconsin" to the top of the dome of the Wisconsin State Capitol building.
Date: 1866 ca.
Description: The Third Wisconsin State Capitol before the completion of the dome. After all four wings of the Third Capitol were completed, the second Capitol was demo...
Description: Interior view of the skylight over the inner court of the Norris-Lea Arcade at 115 South Pinckney Street.
Description: A high point of the weekend was the marriage on Sunday of Robert Leslie and Barbara Swenson of the band Northern Comfort. The bride wore flowers in her hai...
Date: 2009 ca.
Description: Decorative plasterwork in the Mineral Point Opera House showing stage and painted curtain in background.
Description: View from street of scaffolding and cranes on the Wisconsin State Capitol used to construct the building. Pedestrians and a carriage are in the foreground.
Date: 1963-11-03 ca.
Description: Exterior view of two abandoned stock yard buildings. Between the buildings is the unused loading chute.
Description: 1898 Oldsmobile decorated with advertising for "Mickey and Minnie Mouse in Person" at RKO Orpheum theater in front of Weber's Restaurant, 218 State Street....
Description: Belshazzar's feast in the central courtyard of Babylon from D.W. Griffith's silent film "Intolerance" (Wark 1916).
Description: A man filling one of two silos near a barn with silage from nearby wagon on the Babson Farm. A tractor in the foreground is used to power what appears to b...
Date: date unknown
Description: Westminster College building surrounded by a lawn and trees. The building is made of brick and has a porched main entrance with two sets of steps leading...
Description: An interior view of the Grace Episcopal Church.
Description: Grandma Martha (Goetsch) Buelke posed in front of her farmyard with favorite cow.
Description: View from the west of the Krueger family farm.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Arlene Elmer, 14, poses outside the Farmer's Grove School with a guitar. On the reverse of the photograph is written "This pupil is leader in plays and gam...
Description: Pictured are the three new class presidents at West High School. From left to right: Jack Barry, sophomore class; Al Trotalli, senior class; and John Lovel...
Description: Arlene Noyes, chairman of the old Rectory estate sales and services committee of Grace Episcopal Church and the Rev. Paul Hoornstra, rector of the church,...
Description: Madison skyline from University of Wisconsin-Madison Field House showing the Wisconsin State Capitol and Gateway Lumber Co., 1429 Monroe Street.
Description: Congressman David R. Obey of Wisconsin crouches just outside of his car, reviewing the information in his briefing book during a congressional trip to Hond...
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