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Description: Exterior of entrance to Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison camppus. Students are sitting around the Lincoln Monument o...
Date: 1927 ca.
Description: View from street towards the corner of King Street and S. Pinckney Street. On the corner is the Haw-Olson Company. Down King Street is the Majestic Theater...
Description: Five clerics, (including Rt. Rev. Msgr. Bernard G. Traudt, Milwaukee, Rev. A.G. Schaeffer, of St. James Church and Rev. William Eggers), filing into St. Be...
Description: The wooden fence surrounding the Capitol Park. On the right is the railing at which horses were hitched, and some newly-planted trees. This view looks nor...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Elevated view of a double-tailed turtle effigy mound on Observatory Hill on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Description: View of the crowd standing at the South Wing of the Wisconsin State Capitol watching the fire that destroyed most of the building. Because the University w...
Description: A page from a family photo album compiled and captioned by Andrew Webb Jr., with three images of his mother, Caroline Webb, and an image of two cats.
Description: The Wisconsin State Capitol as seen from the U.S. Post Office on Monona Avenue.
Description: Co-chairmen of "The Assembly" dance committee are Harriet Sisk, on the left, and Marjorie Bolz on the right, posing outdoors on steps.
Description: Charles Lindbergh speaking to a crowd at a stadium.
Date: date unknown
Description: Exterior view of the Presbyterian Church with a bell tower. A tree obscures the view of part of the tower.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Washburn Observatory at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: View of the Wisconsin Hospital for the Insane and grounds. In 1935 it became the Mendota State Hospital. It was built in 1860 by architect Stephen Vaughn S...
Date: 1960-07-24 ca.
Description: Laundry hangs on a clothesline and blows in the wind. There are fields behind, and low hills in the distance.
Description: View towards a small group of people watching as fire destroys the Hotel Washington. Behind them is an American Red Cross disaster services vehicle.
Description: Art Schulz from Madison West High School, class A champions at the state high school track meet at Camp Randall Stadium. He won the shot put event.
Description: Exterior view from street of the Comstock Inc. Tires building at 102 North Park Street. The business sells Firestone tires.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: The building at 309 West Washington Ave. was built about 1865 and used as a hotel. The Sinsinawa Dominican nuns bought the building in April 1871 to use a...
Description: Man and woman standing outside the Fred Wenger cheese factory.
Description: View across street towards the row of first floor businesses on S. Pinckney Street. From left to right: S.S. Kresge Co.; Wolff, Kubly and Hirsig Co. Hardwa...
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