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Date: 1950 

Description: Thirteen year-old Philip Lenhart of Madison, Wisconsin, sitting in his new and improved soap box derby car. In the 1950 Madison race held on July 23, 1950,...

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Yahara River

Date: 1906 

Description: Watercolor painting of the Yahara River, with large trees on the shoreline.

Note: '05 & '06 were the years when Tenney Park and the Yahara River Parkway...

Date: 1832 

Description: Hand-drawn map in two parts of the route of Governor J.D. Doty. Probably made by Doty in 1832 as a result of his travels with Alexander J. Center.

Date: 1961 

Description: Confederate Rest at the Forest Hill Cemetery, showing graves of Confederate soldiers who died as prisoners of war in Madison, Wisconsin, in 1862. The grav...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Exterior of Horticulture Building on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Greenhouses are to the right behind the building. A windmill is on top of...

Date: 1851 

Description: This map shows plats with lots and block numbers of Madison. The far left corner features "University Ground" and some streets are labeled. Lake Monona is...

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Elevated view from shoreline of the "Monona-Mobile" (pontoon boat) which is powered by an automobile. There is a man standing on a pier on the left watchin...

Date: 1960-04 

Description: Left rear view of White Front Grocery at 610-12 Mound Street in the Grrenbush neighborhood.

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Wooden Cottage

Date:  date unknown

Description: Vine-covered building surrounded by trees. First home of Samuel L. and Helen Larkin Chase, built ca. 1857 on a 2-acre tract on the north shore of Lake Wing...

Date: 1955-07-24 

Description: The Soap Box Derby held on East Washington Avenue leading from the Wisconsin State Capitol. Shown are two racers coming down the hill with the crowd along...

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Pilaster Capitals

Date: 1986 

Description: Detail of the pilaster capitals in the rotunda at the Wisconsin State Capitol.

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Sprague House

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Doctors Lindley and John T. Sprague house, 109 East Johnson Street.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: View along curb towards a man crouching in the street to add air to a tire from the pump in front of the Schoelkopf Ford dealership at 212 E. Washington Av...

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East Wilson Street

Date: 1946-01-08 

Description: View down middle of East Wilson Street at the center of South Hancock looking Northeast, taken at site of Reynolds Bus accident. Businesses shown include D...

Date: 1898 

Description: Winter scene looking down snow-covered Wisconsin Avenue to the third Wisconsin State Capitol. There are two horse-drawn sleighs, each with one passenger, o...

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Bogart Store

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Description: The Bogart Store, a new and second-hand store, possibly on Butler Street near King Street. Note details of the "Romanesque" brickwork, executed by Milwauk...

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Executive Residence

Date: 1965 ca.

Description: The Executive Residence, 130 East Gilman Street. Used as Executive Residence from 1883-1950.

Date: 1958-07-15 

Description: Aerial view of Eagle Heights Farm, Eagle Heights Woods and part of Lake Mendota. Sites labeled on the image are Eagle Heights, Tent Colony, Apartment Site,...

Date: 1941-06 

Description: The Bethel Lutheran Church on the corner of Wisconsin Avenue and Gorham Street.

Date: 1942-02-22 

Description: Burned-out Beran's D-X Diamond Mid-Continent Service Station, 118 King Street, at the corner of South Webster, including Kellogg's Cereal and Schlitz Beer...

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