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Date: 1939 ca.

Description: The "Gates of Heaven Synagogue," 214 West Washington Avenue, on its original site prior to the move to James Madison Park.

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House of Employment

Date:  date unknown

Description: Front view of the House of Employment, or the Poor House. A fence is shown in the foreground and a staircase leads to a long porch and the front entrance...

Date: 1958-01-06 

Description: View from jetty out towards Lake Michigan entrance to Ship Canal. A large tank, streetlamp and buildings are on the left. On the opposite jetty is a lighth...

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D.W. Bronson Family

Date: 1874 ca.

Description: A family, perhaps that of D.W. Bronson, is posed by the picket fence in their yard. Two of the women hold small books. A tree stump in the foreground serve...

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Service Station

Date:  date unknown

Description: A small stone building with a steeply pitched roof, chimney, large, paned windows and arched doorway. Benches are on the left and right of the building. On...

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Hill Farms

Date: 1914 

Description: View from field of farm buildings of the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Beyond a partially snow-covered field are several barns, and a large home to the...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down railroad tracks of the Leominster Railroad Depot. A boy can be seen riding his bicycle on the platform. Beyond the station stands Columbia Hotel,...

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: Gesu Church, with automobiles and pedestrians on West Wisconsin Avenue. There is a sign on the left for the Abbot Crest Hotel located at 1226 West Wiscons...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of the Horace Greeley house, built between 1852-1854. The two-story house features a central chimney and an attached garage.

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Merchants Hotel

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from street of two men posed sitting in a wagon full of grain bags and pulled by a team of four horses in front of the Merchants Hotel. L.S.Y. June, t...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Snapshot of two African American men standing on a porch by a wooden chair in front of a brick building. A third man is standing behind them. The men are w...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Elevated view down West Washington Avenue from the roof of the Wisconsin State Capitol. Three churches are seen, from left: St. Raphael Catholic Church, Fi...

Date: 1966-11-18 

Description: Two men carry signs to protest exploitation of tenants who are members of Local 404 by their landlord who is manager of College Barber Shop.

Date: 1899 ca.

Description: View from street of workers, including some African Americans, loading (and/or unloading) agricultural equipment and parts outside a general office of the...

Date: 1941-04-24 ca.

Description: Factory workers pull equipment with an International TracTracTor (crawler tractor), most likely at International Harvester's Tractor Works. Original captio...

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Agricultural Hall

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Side view of entrance to the University of Wisconsin-Madison College of Agriculture.

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Sheep Shearing

Date: 1948-08 ca.

Description: Two men sheering sheep on a stage surrounded by a crowd of fair-goers, possibly in a competition at the Wisconsin Centennial Exposition.

Date: 2004 

Description: Harold and Florence Wiedmeyer live at N7821 West Bend Rd (Section 25). Florence has played the accordion all her life. Even as a very young girl she playe...

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: Close-up of an unidentified singer performing with an unidentified band on stage at night at the Sound Storm music festival.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of Nathan Strong Park, an recreation area set aside in 1848. The park features a Volunteer Soldiers and Sailors Monument, topped with a soldier holdi...

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