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Description: View of the setting sun shining through trees in a forest. Shrubs and plants line the forest floor.
Description: Madison Vocational School commercial department students stuffing Christmas seals into envelopes to be sent to Madison residents.
Description: Map shows rivers, creeks, roads, trails, mills, and town of Madison. Includes significant manuscript annotations; Sheet 1 is watercolor on lithographed ma...
Description: Playing in the sandbox at Olbrich Park are Mary Lou Whitney, Ann Spilde, Patsy White, year-old Noreen Kay Morehouse and some playmates.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: The Park Hotel, 22 South Carroll Street, on the Capitol Square with pedestrians, automobiles and a streetcar.
Description: A sailboat is launched into Lake Mendota in preparation for the preliminary races of the 49th Annual Regatta of the Inland Lakes Yachting Association.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Sign near a field of oats, declaring that it was treated for smut. The sign reads, "The oats on this farm were treated for smut. The loss is 0.00 per cent...
Date: date unknown
Description: View of Devil's Lake and surrounding area from a bluff on the east side of the lake. A man stands on the rocks near the center of the image.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Main Street.
Description: This map shows buildings with dimensions, as well as lot and block corners. Ink on tracing cloth. Oriented with north to the lower right.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of three Ho-Chunk men posed standing behind a prop wooden fence. They are all wearing differently cut suit c...
Description: Governor Walter Goodland is holding two of ten puppies during the League of Women Voters garden party at the Governor's Residence. Shown with the Governor...
Description: Mrs. Rena Gigous made 200 cancer dressings in January. The dressings are displayed at Baron's and Yost Kessnichs department stores.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: International fire truck parked outside an International Harvester dealership. The truck was used by the Brentwood Fire Department.
Description: Group portrait of Boy Scouts, Troop #24, Explorer Post from Nichols School, at Four Lakes Council Camporee in Olin Park with Lake Monona in the background.
Description: An International D-300 truck owned by P. Hansling & Son Hartford Forestry Company Tree Surgeons is parked in the drive of a home with a large chimney. A ma...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: International model "F" or "31" truck with a man in the driver's seat. Buildings in the background may be that of a small farm or house.
Description: Downtown Madison viewed across Lake Monona from the resort-spa Water Cure. The skyline includes the Capitol, the dome on University Hall, several downtown...
Description: Nakoma's Twelfth Night Party featured the historical pageantry of the Twelfth Night tradition. Dr. James Griffin, billed as "Madison's most interesting boa...
Description: Children crowded around Santa Claus at the annual East Side community Christmas tree celebration in Riverside Park.
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