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Date: 1940-08-11 

Description: Thirteen year-old James Borden (standing in the middle) of Madison, Wisconsin, the 1940 Madison, Wisconsin soap box derby champion, waiting for his turn to...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior of an art studio at Wilson College, established 1869. The room is filled with sculptures, stools, and easels.

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: View across dirt road of dwellings among trees. View features three residential dwellings, each featuring two stories and porches.

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Street Scene

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down road over railroad tracks towards buildings and dwellings on the left. A family is standing on the stoop of a house in the far background on the...

Photograph

Family around Fence

Date: 1873 ca.

Description: Family in front of fence with picket gate; lady with open parasol, and boy sitting on top of fence with men behind. There is a frame house obscured by pine...

Date: 1948-06-11 

Description: Group portrait of members of the "rangy and powerful" University of California varsity rowing team who were in Madison to compete against the University of...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of Union Street, which is a wide thoroughfare with a grass median. On the left side of the median is both a car and truck. On the right side, a fi...

Date:  date unknown

Description: The totem pole has a carved wooden bear clinging to the top. The totem pole was erected in 1927 in honor of the aboriginal inhabitants of Wisconsin. Potawa...

Date: 1948-12-07 

Description: The new Western Union equipment in the Madison office which is connected with an 'electric brain' in Minneapolis, permitting faster transmission of message...

Date: 1949-12-16 

Description: In preparation for Christmas, Girl Scout Troop 42 of Nakoma School made 30 stuffed animals for children at the Washington Orthopedic school and 100 Christm...

Date: 1948-11-23 

Description: This ceremony at Truax Field signaled the start of construction of the 120-unit apartment project for war veterans by the Madison Housing Authority. Henry...

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Edwin E. Bryant

Date:  date unknown

Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Edwin Bryant wearing a Civil War uniform.

Date: 1947-01-10 

Description: Six young children seated around a table at a birthday party. Taken for Lawrence Fitzpatrick, managing editor of the "Wisconsin State Journal".

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: A view from "Ye Headland Inn," located along the rocky coastline, and featuring crashing waves.

Date: 1946 

Description: An International Harvester parade float in the Golden Jubilee celebration parked alongside a road. The text on the side of the float reads, "Motor Transpor...

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Residential Street

Date: 1961-09-19 ca.

Description: View of a tree-lined residential street. The street is lined with large homes with generously-sized yards.

Date: 1950-04-18 

Description: Portrait of Madison bowler Joseph P. Fedele, Jr. of 906 Vilas Avenue.

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Philip Plath

Date: 1953-06-11 

Description: Portrait of Philip Plath. Plath sold his business property, Plath Motor Sales at 1033 East Washington Avenue, to Gillespie-Blumer Motors, Inc., and joined...

Photograph

Group of Children

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A group of children gathered on a rock. There is a mountain in the background. Carrie describes in multiple journals that children were rarely fully clothe...

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: David Bow Littlesoldier (MauJchayMauNeeKah) poses in front of a backdrop that appears in many of Van Schaick‚Äôs photographs. He wears a hat (wookanak), a be...

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