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Date: 1951 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Pierce house, 424 North Pinckney Street.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Exterior of railway depot.
Date: date unknown
Description: A Ho-Chunk man and two Ho-Chunk women posed walking on the north side of Main Street between Second and Third Street. The man is wearing a hat and the woma...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Holt Lumber Company sawmill, built in 1840.
Date: 1969 ca.
Description: Close-up of a handmade sign reading: "Baehm Paper Co. moved to 53 Murray St. Four blocks north, 212 CO-7 1893." Someone has added a graffiti swastika on th...
Description: Elderly woman and man seated, surrounded by four men and two women, probably the Phillip Nortman family, posing among fir trees. Reportedly, both Nortman g...
Description: Photographic postcard of the railroad yards. Elevated view of railroad tracks and switch-yard, with steam rising behind a brick building on the left. Railr...
Description: Three-quarter view of front and side of the Lutheran church. There are two belfries flanking the steps to the entrance. The main windows are arched stained...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Elevated view of warehouse district east of downtown. Tall brick buildings including the Alton Mercantile Company stand next to wide streets with sidewalk...
Description: Elevated view of the starting ramp for the Madison Soap Box Derby on East Washington Avenue, including the first block of South Butler Street. Van Steiner...
Description: Four girls standing in a row dressed as flowers, probably as part of a Fourth of July "Garden Queen" pageant. Each of the girls has a number around her arm...
Description: Exterior view of Ruggles Tavern from yard. There is a long, screened-in porch along the front of the L-shaped building. A stone mounting block is at the c...
Description: The Spillway on Lake Mendota (Tenney Park) and the Yahara River.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the International Harvester Company Evansville branch building. Railroad tracks extend past the building in the foreground.
Description: Marling Lumber Company, 1801 East Washington Avenue. The Yahara River is to the right, with a bridge in the background.
Date: 1956 ca.
Description: Exterior of Chadbourne Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: View from street of three men posing on a Ford truck loaded with wood boards. The truck is parked in front of the Schoelkopf Ford dealership at 210 E. Wash...
Description: Two International DF-405 trucks with Fruehauf trailers owned by the Lucky Lager Corporation are parked in a loading area of a building. Two men stand near...
Description: Elevated view of the damage to the East Wing of the third Wisconsin State Capitol caused by the fire of February 27-28. The statue of "Forward" can be seen...
Description: Frame house and church surrounded by snow-covered ground, probably in Hixton. First built in 1877 as a Congregational Church, it cost $2000. It later becam...
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