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Madison High School

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Madison High School (later known as Central High School, demolished), 210 Wisconsin Avenue, designed by Cass Gilbert and built in 1908.

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Pinckney Street

Date: 1859 ca.

Description: Daguerreotype of elevated view of Pinckney Street, looking northwest. View includes the American House and Bruen's Block, both on the corner of East Washin...

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Description: The fourth Wisconsin State Capitol building, the third in Madison.

Date: 1955-04 

Description: Lewis Arms, Jr. (left, in a fur hat) poses in front of a Pontiac automobile with his arm around his younger brother Craig Arms. They are on Beld Street.

Date: 1962-07-04 ca.

Description: Facade detail on a State Office building being constructed at the Hill Farms Complex on University Avenue.

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Gill House

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Dr. William W. Gill house (demolished), 1021 Spaight Street, Marquette neighborhood. A large home and yard near the north shore of Lake Monona on Madison's...

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Executive Residence

Date: 1951 

Description: Executive Residence, 130 East Gilman Street, built in 1854. Used as the Executive Residence from 1883-1950.

Date: 1949 

Description: W.O. Zimmerman Plumbing & Heating, 811 East Johnson Street. On the reverse of the original postcard is an invitation to the firm's 18th anniversary and ne...

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Ott-Wright House

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: The house was built in the late 1850s or early 1860s by Donnel and Kutzbock, who also built the first Wisconsin State Capitol in Madison. Originally this h...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Looking southwest along the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railroad causeway. Two boys fish from the bridge. The sign declares "Private Property. No Thor...

Date: 1948 ca.

Description: Home located at 222 North Pinckney Street. This home was said to be built between 1860 and 1870.

Date: 1947-12-23 

Description: House at 622 University Avenue is the only survivor of the homes which housed some of Madison's early settlers. The house has had a number of owners, inclu...

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Rustic Bridge

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The rustic bridge on Lake Mendota Drive, over a ravine in Shorewood Hills. The sign on the left reads: "$5 FINE, For riding or driving over this bridge fas...

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Pilaster Capitals

Date: 1986 

Description: Detail of the pilaster capitals in the rotunda at the Wisconsin State Capitol.

Date: 1951 

Description: A house at 803 East Gorham Street.

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Fauerbach Brewery

Date: 1885 

Description: Exterior view of Fauerbach's Brewery at 651-53 Williamson Street.

Date: 1954 ca.

Description: An aerial view of the State Office Building, 1 West Wilson Street. Also shows Olin Terrace, Madison Club and United States Post Office.

Date: 1893 

Description: Men standing outside of the Delta Upsilon fraternity house at 673 State Street, at the intersection of State and Lake Streets. Lawrence Whittet stands to t...

Date: 1949-01-13 

Description: View from hill of the Edgewater Hotel skating rink on Lake Mendota. The rink has been lined with evergreen trees and some men are playing hockey.

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: Two women, Mrs. Osborn and Mrs. Schildhauer, sit on a large tree limb near Mendota Drive.

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