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Photograph

Zephyr Locomotive

Date:  date unknown

Description: The diesel-powered Zephyr passenger train of the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad on the tracks at the depot. The Zephyr was introduced at the Chicago...

Date:  

Description: A man, two women and a baby in a baby carriage pose in a yard of a two-story house.

Photograph

Bascom Hall

Date: 1932 

Description: Exterior from west of Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard view of a foundry. There are workmen standing near the entrance.

Date: 1976-11-25 

Description: Color photo of a Thanksgiving Day Parade, either Macy's Parade in Manhattan, New York, or Gimbels' Parade in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. A red and white In...

Map or Atlas

Brodhead, Wis.

Date: 1871 

Description: Birds eye map of Brodhead, WI depicts street names and street locations, houses, and trees. A reference key at the bottom of the map shows the locations of...

Photograph

Skateboarding

Date: 1977-10-10 

Description: View down sidewalk of a skateboarder doing a handstand on a skateboard. Pedestrians are watching from the left.

Photograph

Church Street

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Church Street in Watertown, Wisconsin.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Lake near the home, probably Lake Hincks, which was named after General Edward W. Hincks who was administrator of the Home in the 1870's. The grounds cons...

Photograph

Firemen's Parade

Date: 1925 after

Description: Elevated view of motorized fire trucks, horse-drawn fire trucks, automobiles and water wagons gathered on East Washington Avenue. All the vehicles are acco...

Photograph

Carillon Tower

Date: 1948 ca.

Description: Elevated view from building of Carillon Tower on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Lake Mendota and Picnic Point are in the background. There is...

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: The residence of Carrie Jacobs Bond. On the postcard the text reads: "Where she wrote 'I Love You Truly.'" There is a plaque on a stone in the front lawn.

Photograph

Power Dam

Date: 1925 

Description: View from shoreline of a dam constructed of concrete and wood. On the other shoreline are houses and other wood outbuildings.

Date: 1931-09-21 

Description: Tornado damage showing a broken, twisted tree laying on the ground and on the roof of a farmhouse. The roof and wall have been crushed.

Photograph

Bascom Hill

Date: 1910 

Description: Elevated view of Bascom Hill on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus from the south between the Chemistry Building and Lake Mendota.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A view of Main Street on the Capitol Square, looking west.

Date: 1928-02-01 

Description: Exterior view of stone walls and pillars going up on the second floor, with window framing in place. View of front looking east from Monona Avenue.

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: A car is parked on the street in front of a row of houses. Children are playing in the front yards. There is a large tree in the foreground. Men are workin...

Date: 1933 ca.

Description: View looking down middle of street, with a row of trees along the sidewalk on the left, and on the right utility poles, and a sign for the Park Hotel. In t...

Postcard

M.E. Church

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard view of the exterior of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Gothic arches are over the doors and windows.

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