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Langdon Street

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: A view down Langdon Street toward the University of Wisconsin campus. The State Historical Society is visible at left.

Date: 1936-08-17 

Description: Neils Ruud, 824 E. Dayton Street, receiving the first unemployment compensation check issued in Wisconsin from Voyta Wrabetz, chairman of the state industr...

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: Informal portrait of William Hesseltine, University of Wisconsin History Professor (1932-1963) and President of the Wisconsin State Historical Society (19...

Date: 1911 

Description: University of Wisconsin-Madison Home Economics Department Class. The women are using chemistry equipment and microscopes. On the blackboard is a formula fo...

Date: 1956-06-08 

Description: Mr. and Mrs. Harry Schulthess and Mary Bennett chat at the Starlight Dancing Club party. The dance was semi-formal.

Date:  ca.

Description: View of a home on University Avenue. The house is surrounded by a fence and has numerous trees in the yard.

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Farmland Vista

Date: 1961 

Description: Vista over farmland from a small country cemetery.

Date: 1922 after

Description: Air-Lec pneumatic automatic door opener with button and wire set up on a board. The manufacturing plant on N. Third Street began operation in 1922.

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Executive Residence

Date: 1973-11-25 

Description: Executive Residence, 130 East Gilman Street, which housed 17 governors before it was sold to the University of Wisconsin in 1950.

Date: 1952-02-18 

Description: Nancy Wetzel, a finalist in the University of Wisconsin Prom Queen contest, is shown putting pretzels in the mail boxes at Elizabeth Waters Hall, as part o...

Date: 1954-01-13 

Description: Jerry Hursh, right, Madison, ducks to avoid a left hook by Frank Calarco of Milwaukee during a bout in the Contenders Boxing Tournament.

Date: 1970-11-08 

Description: An intricate design carved into the side of the building at 102 N. Hamilton Street. The building was built for Montgomery Wards (1929-1942); occupied by US...

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Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of young girl with a scroll on a table, probably a graduation diploma. She is wearing all white and has a fa...

Date: 1957-12-14 

Description: Lida Gadager (left), Dale Bongey, Judith Harrison, and John Harrison attend the South Shore Methodist Church Young Adults Club Dance.

Date: 1948-05-16 

Description: Alpha Phi sorority, 28 Langdon Street, was the site of a garden party for all sorority women on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Seated left to...

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Rustic Bridge

Date: 1901 

Description: A.G. Zimmerman parked on an artfully rustic, wooden bridge in his automobile, a "locomobile steamer", on Mendota Drive.

Date: 1958 ca.

Description: An exterior view of the Trinity Lutheran Church, 1816 Winnebago Street. The church was raised in 1958 to make way for a parking lot.

Date: 1958-08-07 

Description: Three scorers at the annual Women's Interclub golf play between the women golfers of the three Madison private country clubs. Left to right and the country...

Date: 1954-01 

Description: Walter Meske of Watertown displays his catch while ice fishing on Salmo Pond near Black Earth. The pond is stocked with rainbow trout by the Wisconsin Cons...

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Police Station

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A man walks by the Madison police station, a two-story brick building with corner turret on the corner of South Webster Street. The fire station was across...

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