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Description: View from the top of Bascom Hill on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus of the tree-lined path and lampposts. South Hall is on the right.
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Harvey School (demolished), 1005 Jenifer Street at South Brearly Street, Marquette neighborhood. Designed by Louis Claude and Edward Starck, built in 1905...
Description: The street directory for Maple Bluff was delivered by Marshall A.J. Taft around the Christmas season. The contents of the directory reveal the growth of Ma...
Description: The nearly completed Madison fire station number 8, 409 North Street. There is a man on the roof holding a rope.
Date: date unknown
Description: Exterior view across unpaved road of the Episcopalian Church, a small brick building with arched windows and doors. Trees in the yard shade the church. A w...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Fuller Opera House, which later became the Parkway Theater and was razed in 1954.
Description: Four Lakes Yacht Club member Clair Puttkamer is shown with his boat on a hoist operated by the Four Lakes Yacht Club on the Yahara river. The hoist facili...
Description: Soap box racers head down a hill on S. Midvale Boulevard as a large group of spectators watch from behind a fence. 1953 was the first year Madison's soap...
Date: 1900-06 ca.
Description: Cyanotype of the Fairchild Residence, home of Lucius Fairchild. The older woman is Mrs. Lucius Fairchild and the other is possibly Mrs. Sarah Fairchild De...
Date: 1873 ca.
Description: Locomotive, with view east on West Washington Avenue toward the Wisconsin State Capitol. There is a sign near the tracks that reads: "Watch Out for The Car...
Description: An exterior view of the first Tenney Building, located at South Pinckney and East Main Streets.
Description: Interior view of the Westye Bakke house at 4818 Odana Road (now 4817 Sherwood Road) showing a bedroom. Trees in the yard can be seen through the draperies...
Description: Wisconsin State Capitol surrounded by seven miniature drawings of Madison images.
Description: View down an unpaved street. There are homes on the right and a fence on the left. At the end of the street are commercial buildings, horses, and automobil...
Description: First block of West Main Street with E.W. Parker Jewelers, 9 W. Main, Cops Cafe, 11 W. Main Street, Rennebohm's drugstore, 13 W. Main, Levitan Building (ar...
Description: A giant American flag is spread across the field by marchers as the marching band plays, before Gary Andersen’s first football game as UW-Madison head coac...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Winter scene featuring City Hall at the intersection of Mifflin Street and Wisconsin Avenue and the Fuller Opera House on Mifflin Street. Both were torn do...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View down hill with flowers and trees in "the daisy field" on the Lake Mendota shoreline between Between Raymer’s Cove and Wally Bauman Woods in the curre...
Description: This late picturesque-style residence was built in 1883 for William and Webster Pond, the former local high school vice-principal. It was occupied from 18...
Date: 1894 ca.
Description: Pinckney Street, looking north.
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