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Madison Snowstorm

Date: 1947-01-30 

Description: Dave Brown (left), and Bill Pedder, shoveling out cars parked on South Carroll Street on the Square, charging $1.50 and up.

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Depot

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down platform and two sets of railroad tracks towards depot. One man stands on the platform in the foreground. Two people are further down the tracks...

Date: 1933-03-30 

Description: A man in a field holds a very large kite just prior to launching it. On the kite is painted the number 43 and "Property of the U.S. Weather Bureau." He is...

Date: 1978-02-16 

Description: "Carrying the casket from Zion, the small country church."

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Service Station

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: A large sign identifies the Deep Rock service station at 132 Fifth Avenue. Another sign advertises "Kant-Nock" gasoline. There are large piles of snow lini...

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Madison Free Library, 206 North Carroll Street. Taken in winter, there is snow visible on the grounds surrounding the library. The library was built with...

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Yost's Road House

Date:  

Description: View of men and sleds outside Yost's Road House on the Valdez-Fairbanks Trail. Mountains can be seen in the background. Text on photograph reads: "Yost's R...

Date: 1935-01-16 

Description: Boys ice skating on University Avenue after an ice storm. From left to right: G. Halamka, J.A. Zimmerman, A.J. Jark.

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Ice Storm Aftermath

Date: 1975-03 

Description: "After the ice storm it was a mess on Doyle Road."

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The Market

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: People wearing thick coats and hats, some made of fur, are standing at an outside market, possibly in Arkhangelsk, Russia. In the background is a long buil...

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Depot and Train

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from side of railroad tracks of a train at the Boscobel Depot on a snowy day. A crowd of people waits at the platform. There is a windmill in the dist...

Date: 1914 

Description: Colorized postcard of the rock formation called the Devil's Doorway in Devil's Lake State Park. Trees can be seen below. The lake, bluffs, roads and buildi...

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Husker and Shredder

Date: 1916-01-12 

Description: Men feed corn from two wagons into a husker shredder near a barn in a snow-covered farm yard. Original caption states: "Owned and operated by Wm. Stiver &...

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: A group of loggers at work in the woods with horses and a team of oxen. The men are cutting down fir trees to eventually be sold at market.

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Description: View looking up towards the banner above the main entrance at the Oscar Mayer and Company on Commercial Avenue. The sign reads, "Our Job is More Meat, It's...

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Milwaukee Snowstorm

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Milwaukee pedestrian with umbrella during a snowstorm.

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Description: A man in an elk-drawn sleigh is posed in front of the ice castle "Borealis" at the St. Paul Ice Carnival. Several people look on.

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Falling Skater

Date: 1967-01-04 

Description: Douglas Reeder, 6, of Fox Point takes a tumble while skating at a Fox Point ice rink.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Blocks of snow and ice are piled up in a river at a bridge. A large group of people are standing on the bridge. A person on the left has a long pole, tryin...

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Snowy Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a street in a town, probably Hixton, with footprints crisscrossing a snow-covered street. A group of men are standing on the porch of the hardware...

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