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Photograph

Captain Paterson

Date:  date unknown

Description: Captain Paterson is seated in front of his boathouse on the 600 block of East Gorham Street. He is holding a small boat on his lap.

Date: 1957-06-05 

Description: New Madison police rescue boat, in operation on Lake Wingra, is shown in its boat lift at Knickerbocker Street boat livery. Sgt. Robert Ferris (left) and P...

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: The dome is under construction and is just visible over the roof of a commercial building on East Main Street. Signs on the corner building on Main Street...

Date: 1946-10 

Description: Street scene showing cars parked at parking meters on South Carroll Street on Capitol Square.

Poster

Sock Hop

Date: 1971-03-26 ca.

Description: Poster promoting a sock hop held on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus at Gordon Commons. Features a man and woman on a motorcycle.

Date: 1960 

Description: University of Wisconsin-Madison fire lane surrounded by trees and brush.

Photograph

Ken Tewalt

Date: 1954-01-07 

Description: Portrait of Ken Tewalt, the "Lubricare" technician at Caves Buick Company, 21 North Park Street.

Photograph

Lathrop Hall

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: View from across University Avenue of building on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

Date: 1948-02-06 

Description: Aerial photograph of Madison's west side looking northeast along Speedway Road. Visible are Forest Hill and Resurrection Cemeteries, West High School, Hoyt...

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: A hose wagon of the Madison fire department races around the corner of North Pinckney and East Main streets. A dog is chasing the wagon.

Photograph

Bascom Hill

Date: 1927-04-20 

Description: View along State Historical Society building up Bascom Hill on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Automobiles are parked along Park and State Stre...

Date: 1898 

Description: Decorated arch erected on State Street as part of the Semi-Centennial celebration of statehood. The arch bears a representation of Commodore Dewey's victor...

Date:  

Description: Wooden playground structure on or near the grounds of Neighborhood House, with a McDonald's on Regent Street visible in the far background.

Date: 1948-06-29 

Description: Group portrait of 110 Wisconsin State Journal paper carriers taken prior to leaving for Blue Mounds State Park for the annual all-day outing.

Photograph

Park Street

Date: 1948 

Description: Park Street at Olin Avenue, looking south. On the left is Moore's Super Service Gas Station and an eatery. On the right, residential homes.

Photograph

Street Railroad Car

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: View over sidewalk of a street railroad car passing the old Northwestern Railroad Station on the 400 block of West Lakeside Street.

Date: 1950 before

Description: Lewis Arms strums a guitar, with one foot resting on the bumper of a car at 629 Milton Street.

Photograph

Parade Float

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: A parade float elaborately decorated with flowers and pulled by four robed horses travels west along East Doty Street, with the Central (Fess) Hotel in the...

Photograph

Air Show at Truax

Date: 1959-05-16 

Description: A crowd waiting to get a glimpse inside a military jet on display at an air show at Truax Field. The air show was part of the Armed Forces Day celebration...

Date: 1950-05-13 

Description: Three teenage girls carrying shovels on their shoulders cross a wooden foot bridge. More than 150 Madison high school pupils recruited through the Madison...

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