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Description: Four men pause in their work of building a new, large barn. They are all wearing hats for protection from the sun.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard of an elevated view of the Round Bridge, part of the C.M. and St. Paul RR. A factory and dam are in the background and dwellings are on...

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Music Hall

Date: 1899 ca.

Description: View across Bascom Hill of the Music Hall and Library on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View from shoreline of a group of children and adults posing on and around a stone bridge over the river. Women and children stand and sit on the bridge's...

Date: 1947-11-14 

Description: Members of the Madison Council of Church Women are shown with bundles of warm clothing and blankets, shoes and school supplies from Madison Sunday school c...

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Newport

Date: 1924-02 

Description: Three men pose on logs as a fourth walks toward them; there are axes and snowshoes on the ground. A large log barn, outhouse, and other buildings are in th...

Photograph

Bird's Eye View

Date: 1912 

Description: Elevated view of town with farm fields in the foreground, and low, rolling hills in the background. There is a church steeple in the far background on the...

Date: 1945-04-11 

Description: Kessenich Marine and Sporting Goods display at the Southern Wisconsin Sports Show in the University of Wisconsin-Madison Field House.

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Hampton Institute

Date: 1878 after

Description: A view of the Native American male dormitory, called "Wigwam." The structure has three floors, each with a balcony. A smaller building sits next to it o...

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Main Street

Date: 1912 

Description: View down Main Street. A team of horses pulling a buggy is parked at the curb near a storefront on the right. There is a shoe store and hotel on the left.

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: Automobiles and trucks parked along Main Street in Mercer. Storefront signs on the left side read: Sweet Shop, Drug, The Store, Coffee Shop, and Rugee's Me...

Date: 1967 ca.

Description: Father James Groppi (center) and the NAACP participate in a civil rights march. Police are armed and escorting the protestors. The marchers are passing an...

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Milkman

Date: 1908 before

Description: Joseph Pearson, milkman, poses with his wagon and team of horses in front of the Madison High School at the corner of Wisconsin Avenue and Johnson Street.

Date:  date unknown

Description: An automobile parks outside residences at the intersection of Park and Grove Avenues. Published by J. Zvirin's News Store.

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Dam on Rock River

Date: 1990-03 

Description: "A huge build-up of foam occurred below the dam on the Rock River."

Date: 1941 before

Description: Cathedral across Jackson Street. There is a large clock in the belfry.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A large group of young people gather on steps outside of a brick building. Many are smiling and laughing. Some wear coats and hats. Two girls are smokin...

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: View of the Lafayette County courthouse with the jail in the background.

Date: 1910-08-02 

Description: A grain binder (likely an Osborne) sits in a field near a barn filled with piles of hay and a cart.

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Collapsing Building

Date:  date unknown

Description: Building and smokestack collapsing amidst debris.

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