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Date: 1949-02-13 

Description: French Gratitude Train boxcar, (Merci Train) carrying gifts for the state of Wisconsin, on a flatbed truck on the grounds of the Wisconsin State Capitol Bu...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Galloway House with gazebo on the lawn, among bare trees.

Date: 2004 

Description: The last time cows were milked on the Schwertz property was in the 1960s.

Date: 2004 

Description: Rosie Weninger standing inside the barn, which has 35 stanchions. The last time cows were milked here was in 1991.

Date: 1924-11-12 

Description: Brick barn and silo. Two men use a 15-30 tractor to power a silo filler.

Date: 1930 before

Description: Three-quarter view from driveway of exterior of the Winnebago County Asylum.

Photograph

River Road

Date: 1992-12-10 

Description: "Police Officer Bill Poellot makes the rounds on the 'River Road.'"

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: Church of Christ, Scientist, built in 1886, the first Christian Science church outside of Boston and the first in America built for this purpose.

Date: 2004 

Description: This farm has been in the Weigand family since 1864. This barn was built in 1857. The cows were last milked on the property in 1994. The goat is called He...

Postcard

Catholic Church

Date: ????-05-25 

Description: Photographic postcard of a white, one-story Catholic Church. Exterior view of the main entrance, including stained glass Gothic-Revival styled windows abov...

Photograph

Old Mill Site

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: A tall smokestack stands beside the Yahara River where it flows out of Lake Mendota. Remnants of the foundation and supports of Farwell's Madison Mills are...

Photograph

Wooded Retreat

Date:  date unknown

Description: Small round stone building in the woods reflected in a pond or lake.

Date: 2008 

Description: The 400 Cass Street gas station was first constructed in 1928 and later became a Pure Oil station, when it was reopened by Henry Ott, in 1937.

Photograph

Rocky Roost

Date: 1905 before

Description: Rocky Roost, the Lamp family cottage, located west of Governor's Island in Lake Mendota, decorated for a party. Shown from the left are Matilda Lamp Lueder...

Date: 1949 

Description: Landscape architect Jens Jensen and youth from the Madison Youth Council at Glenwood Children's park on their clean-up work day. The park was planned and d...

Photograph

Public School

Date: 1927 

Description: A view of the public school, a large two-story brick building with a belfry. Young trees lining the pathway to the entrance.

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: A view of dishes on the dining room tables in Pythian Orphans' Home.

Photograph

Mapleside

Date: 1965 ca.

Description: Mapleside, 3500 University Avenue. This historic home was later demolished.

Photograph

The Wisconsin House

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: A man stands near the wooden steps of the Wisconsin House, a wood frame building with a large brick wing. There is snow on the ground and on the roof.

Date: 1915 

Description: View of the Wisconsin Capitol with its new dome, and the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus, including Bascom Hall, taken from Picnic Point.

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