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Date: 1876 ca.

Description: Invitation to the annual ball at Turner Hall, sponsored by Madison's Andrew Proudfit Steam Fire Engine Company #2. The company, which was organized in 1870...

Date: 1898-05-31 

Description: Cyanotype elevated view across Langdon Street from the Red Gym of the Wisconsin Historical Society Headquarters under construction.

Photograph

Lakeside Street

Date: 1925-12-31 

Description: View across unpaved street towards the north side of West Lakeside Street, looking west. Three known businesses are the South Side State Bank (4th from the...

Photograph

Raymer Drive

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Various views of Raymer Drive.

Date: 1945-07-24 

Description: A priest (Father Aloin R. Kutchera from St. Paul's University Chapel?) with a railroad worker standing next to a locomotive.

Photograph

Erdman Prefab

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Description: Alternative view of the Van Tamlen House, an example of Erdman #1, a Frank Lloyd Wright-designed prefabricated home marketed by Marshall Erdman.

Date: 1932-05-05 

Description: The U.S. airmail radio operator at Royal Airport in Madison. During the 1920s Madison had two airports: the Madison Airport (aka the North Street Airport)...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Wisconsin Avenue looking toward the northwest from the top of the Capitol. The elevated perspective provides an unusual view of the old City Hall (left) an...

Date: 1930-06-14 

Description: A row of Midwest Air Transport airplanes on the tarmac at Madison Airport.

Date: 1945-02-08 

Description: Patient in wheelchair being taken outdoors in the snow between two buildings at Wisconsin General Hospital.

Date: 1948-04-22 

Description: Interior view of the "Specialized Lubrication" center at the Kayser Motors Inc. service garage, 701-702 East Washington Avenue.

Date: 1945-05-28 

Description: Group portrait of four Madison Central High School students relaxing on a pier on Lake Mendota. Pictured left to right: Alice Jensen, daughter of Mr. and M...

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Hot Tamale Vendor

Date: 1931-10-29 

Description: William Pearl with his "Tia Juana hot tamales" cart and a woman customer eating a hot tamale.

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Texaco Racing Boat

Date: 1929-09-28 

Description: Texaco racing boat on display at a service station, 632 University Avenue.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Wisconsin State Capitol from West Washington Avenue. A portion of the Teckemeyer Candy Company sign is visible on the left.

Date: 1950-03-22 

Description: Walter S. Alcumbrac, Madison superintendent of the Madison division of the Chicago and North Western Railway Company, (right) receives a plaque for the bes...

Date: 1905 

Description: Construction crew building a double streetcar track around the Capitol Square on North Pinckney Street. The oversized awnings were common around the Squar...

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Lake Monona Parking

Date: 1959-03-28 

Description: Elevated view of a parking lot along John Nolen Drive on the shore of a partially frozen Lake Monona. Railroad tracks are in the foreground on the right.

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Ray-O-Vac Buildings

Date: 1945-11-28 

Description: Ray-O-Vac buildings on 2300 block of Winnebago Street. An office building, production plant, water tower, and two houses at 2327 & 2331 Winnebago Street c...

Date: 1929-08-27 

Description: Conklin and Sons oil station at 655 W. Washington Avenue. A billboard on the side of building says "Sinclair HC Gasoline Stops Knocks". Next door on the le...

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