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Date: 1918-05-25 

Description: View of draftees at the Northwestern depot on their way to basic training and then France. Nearly 3,000 Madison men joined the war effort.

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Description: Elevated view looking down West Washington Avenue at the Congregational Church (on the left) and the Grace Episcopal Church, two of the era's large and lav...

Date: 1929-05-26 

Description: Wisconsin Power and Light Co. building, 122 W. Washington Avenue.

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Description: The Wisconsin State Capitol as seen from the U.S. Post Office on Monona Avenue.

Date: 1949-07-23 

Description: View from behind of a soap box racer in the starting gate at the top of the E. Gorham Street hill between N. Butler and N. Pinckney Streets. A man with a f...

Date: 1961-08-18 

Description: Officer Howard (Pete) Stormer displays the interior of the new station-wagon sized Madison police ambulance. For the past 5 years the department relied on...

Photograph

Conklin Ice House

Date:  date unknown

Description: Conklin Ice House on Lake Mendota. A man is standing in the snow-covered yard in the foreground near a sleigh, and a carriage with a sign painted on the si...

Date: 1940-12-28 

Description: Kroger Grocery & Baking Company semi trailer truck with Clock bread sign on the side.

Date: 1947-12 

Description: Railway Express Agency truck in front of the Chicago and Northwestern Railway station. Seated or standing on the truck are five people (Frost family?). The...

Photograph

The Rigadoon

Date: 1954-08-06 

Description: The Rigadoon, a plywood motor boat built by the Higgins Company, owned by the Edgewater Hotel.

Date: 1960 

Description: A winter scene down a road in the snow-covered arboretum.

Photograph

Auto Shop Interior

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Three men standing in front of vehicles inside Theodore O. "Ted" Helleckson's first automobile repair shop in Madison, the West Side Garage, at 621 Univers...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Wisconsin State Capitol from the Madison Club, looking north along Monona Avenue, now Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard, with the Elks Club and Avenue Hote...

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: The Flom Hotel or American House, 323 East Main Street, at the corner of South Hancock Street. The Vilas House, whose conveyance stands in front, was a ri...

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Description: A group of eleven men is posing outdoors in front of a two story building. On the far left is a man working a large bellows, perhaps for blacksmithing. Mos...

Photograph

Babe Ruth

Date: 1935-10-15 

Description: Babe Ruth, wearing dressing gown, stands in the doorway of a train and signs autographs for clamoring fans, with a train porter in uniform standing by.

Date: 1889 

Description: Group potrait posed in a horse-drawn carriage outside the David Atwood House, at 204 Monona Avenue. Caption on back of photograph reads: "Group of ladies i...

Date: 1937-02-07 

Description: Rudy Vallee with eleven members of Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity wearing hats and coats posed in front of Chicago and Northwestern railroad passenger car....

Date: 1956 

Description: View across intersection of the Chicago and Northwestern railroad station at Blair and Wilson Streets. Three tall chimneys from the MG&E plant can be seen...

Date: 1939 

Description: Hazy eastern view of the Capitol Heating Plant on East Main Street.

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