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Date: 1868 

Description: Stereograph of Madison looking northwest from the top of the Capitol. City Hall is featured in the foreground.

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Description: The Wisconsin State Capitol as seen from the U.S. Post Office on Monona Avenue.

Photograph

Lindbergh Speech

Date: 1927-08-22 

Description: Charles Lindbergh speaking to a crowd at a stadium.

Map or Atlas

Madison

Date: 1855 ca.

Description: This map shows a plat of the city, local streets, numbered blocks and lots, university grounds, the capitol square, and parts of Third and Fourth Lakes (La...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Washburn Observatory at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Date: 1996-02-18 

Description: View towards a small group of people watching as fire destroys the Hotel Washington. Behind them is an American Red Cross disaster services vehicle.

Date: 1948-05-22 

Description: Art Schulz from Madison West High School, class A champions at the state high school track meet at Camp Randall Stadium. He won the shot put event.

Date: 1961-03 

Description: Exterior view from street of the Comstock Inc. Tires building at 102 North Park Street. The business sells Firestone tires.

Photograph

Methodist Hospital

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: The building at 309 West Washington Ave. was built about 1865 and used as a hotel. The Sinsinawa Dominican nuns bought the building in April 1871 to use a...

Date: 1961-06-08 

Description: A lone workman is silhouetted in the rear of the old Park Hotel. A new hotel is scheduled for completion in the fall of 1962.

Date: 1891 ca.

Description: View of the interior of the Presbyterian church. There is an organ, piano and numerous pews visible.

Photograph

Police Station

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A man walks by the Madison police station, a two-story brick building with corner turret on the corner of South Webster Street. The fire station was across...

Date: 1894-05 ca.

Description: The Charles E. Brown house at the corner of South Carroll and Doty Streets.

Photograph

Farwell Mills

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Description: City flour mills, on the Catfish River (Yahara River). The mill burned down in the fall of 1873.

Date: 1946 ca.

Description: University of Wisconsin-Madison buildings. The General Hospital is in the center, surrounded by homes, trees, and other university buildings.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Black and white postcard of the north end of the State Historical Library, now the headquarters building of the Wisconsin Historical Society, and Langdon S...

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Description: A man is posing outdoors in front of the Hausmann Brewing Company Malt House at 1603 Sherman Avenue. He is standing and smoking a cigar and carrying three...

Date: 1889 

Description: Original Chicago & North Western Railroad passenger station, 219 South Blair Street at East Wilson Street, with a few men gathered out front. Torn down in...

Photograph

National Guard Line

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: An aerial view of Truax Field, now also called Dane County Regional Airport. In addition to commercial flights, Truax Field is also home to the Army Nation...

Date: 1967-06 

Description: Composite panoramic view of the south side of the 100 block of State Street. Businesses include: Yost's, Singer, the Capitol Theatre (showing "Africa: Texa...

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