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Tot Lot

Date: 1971-11-28 

Description: Tot Lot, a play area for small children created from a vacant lot, funded by the Federal Urban Renewal Authority.

Date: 1879 

Description: Norwegian Sunday School Picnic at Mendota steamboat landing. Small lake steamer "Mendota" could reach speeds of up to 18 mph. The barge "Uncle Sam" was 75f...

Date: 1884 

Description: A sign for Fauerbach's Brewery depicting a young woman and the brewery. It was Madison's first brewery in 1848 and run by Peter Sprecher until bought by Pe...

Date: 1938 

Description: Forest Hill Cemetery.

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: View over Lake Monona with the Dane County Courthouse on the right.

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: View from the corner of Main and Monona Streets looking east toward the Tenney Building.

Date:  

Description: John S. Fuller made this photograph of the three University buildings on Bascom Hill (then known as College Hill) from the Capitol roof about 1860. Grace E...

Date: 1930-02-05 

Description: View from across the street of the Capitol Theatre tower. "Love Parade" is advertised on the marquee. Three automobiles are in the street in front of Peopl...

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: The Grace Episcopal Church.

Drawing

Harvey Hospital

Date: 1865 ca.

Description: Harvey Hospital, or the Soldiers' Orphans Home. The main octagon section was the home of Governor Farwell, and the wing of wood was added in 1862 and used...

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: The Oscar D. Brandenburg house, 22 Langdon Street. Later the Theta Delta Chi fraternity house. Razed and replaced in 1972 by the Langdon Apartments. Oscar...

Date: 1987-08-22 

Description: Green Bay quarterback David Woodley (#19) throwing a pass in a preseason game against the Washington Redskins that took place at Camp Randall Stadium. The...

Date: 1946-08-16 

Description: Two new apartment buildings recently completed by builder Neal H. Stoddard, in the 2900 block of Monroe Street. The laying of sod and other landscaping was...

Photograph

Park Hotel

Date: 1944-02-29 

Description: View of the Park Hotel, 22 South Carroll Street, from the Wisconsin State Capitol grounds.

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: The Badger Pharmacy, 1320 University Avenue, at the corner of Randall about the time that Oscar Rennebohm took over the bankrupt operation.

Photograph

Water Tower

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: Water tower near East Washington Avenue, that stood from 1890 to 1920. Horse-drawn vehicles are parked at the base of the tower.

Date: 1972-01-09 

Description: Detail of "Resources of Wisconsin", painted by Edwin Howland Blashfield, inside the Wisconsin State Capitol. A woman is depicted holding a bunch of grapes.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: View of a supposed Indian "trail tree," on former Mercer's addition or subdivision, now the corner of Elm and Van Hise Streets near Madison West High Schoo...

Date: 1889-03-30 

Description: Bird's-eye view from Bascom Hill of Madison, with vignettes of the Wisconsin State Capitol, Lake Monona, and the Capitol Park.

Photograph

Bradley House

Date: 1965 ca.

Description: The Harold C. Bradley house, located at 2914 Oxford Road in Shorewood Hills.

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