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Date: 1957-07-28 

Description: Van Steiner, winner of the 1957 Madison Soap Box Derby, holding the trophy. Left to right: Larry Steiner, father of the winner; Don Knowles, general manage...

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Bascom Hall

Date: 1916-10-10 

Description: View from distance of Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) dome burning on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Smoke is billowing out from the building...

Date: 1947 ca.

Description: View from balcony of interior of the Memorial Union Theater on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

Date: 1952-07-18 

Description: Interior of the newly redecorated Madison Bank and Trust, 23 W. Main Street.

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Richard Ela Company

Date: 1945-09-29 

Description: Vertical view of the Richard Ela Company, 744 Williamson Street selling industrial and welding equipment and supplies and Hanley Implement Company 740 Will...

Date: 1863 ca.

Description: Black & white lithograph by Milwaukee lithographer Louis Kurz depicting the Madison Turners or Turnverein at a shooting party on the Madison lakefront. Th...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Exterior view of Chadbourne Hall, the first building of this name on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

Date: 1952 

Description: Aerial view of a North Central Airlines DC-3 airplane flying over the Madison isthmus. Clearly visible are the Wisconsin State Capitol, the 1 West Wilson S...

Date: 1903 ca.

Description: View of the Wisconsin Historical Society Library from the University Library's delivery area, showing the coffered ceiling and the mahogany card catalog. A...

Date: 1947-08-01 

Description: Governor Oscar Rennebohm signing a bill with Voyta J. Wrabetz, Commissioner of the Industrial Commission, and others looking on.

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Suhr Residence

Date: 1914 

Description: The John J. Suhr residence, 121 Langdon Street, built in 1886 for immigrant John J. Suhr, Sr. (1836-1901), who in 1871 founded the German-American Bank, la...

Date: 1955-07-24 

Description: The line-up of racers await their turn to race in the Madison Soap Box Derby. The Derby was on East Washington Avenue leading from the Wisconsin State Capi...

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Executive Chamber

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Interior of the Wisconsin State Capitol Executive Chamber.

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Water Skiers

Date: 1955-06-12 

Description: A man and a woman water ski behind a power boat on a Madison lake.

Date: 1970-06-14 

Description: Detail on the building at 214 West Washington Avenue that, over the years, has been the first synagogue in Madison (Shaare Shomaim or Gates of Heaven), a s...

Date: 1949-05-04 

Description: Ruth B. Glassow, a professor of physical education for women at the University of Wisconsin, stacks wood in the outdoor fireplace that she built by herself...

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Men with Plow

Date: 1873 ca.

Description: Group portrait of men gathered in a farmyard, posed behind a plow. The plow has Argyle, Wisc. from Michalson Implement Company inscribed on the side.

Date: 1952-11-11 

Description: Representatives of veterans' and patriotic groups, holding flags and paying tribute to the city's war dead by laying wreaths around a cenotaph at the Stat...

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Hawley House

Date: 1922 

Description: The J.C. Hawley house, also known as the Evergreens, which stood on a site at Badger Road that later became a highway interchange.

Date: 1894 ca.

Description: A formation of soldiers stand at attention during the dedication ceremony for the University of Wisconsin-Madison gymnasium.

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