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Description: Arnold and Bernice Lifke were married 59 years ago, when Arnie returned from serving in the Marine Corp in the SW Pacific. They have lived on the farm most...
Description: The public school, a two-story brick building with tall windows in the front but not on the side. A bell above the entrance. A shed to the left.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Taliesin I courtyard looking south from the hayloft.
Date: 1924 ca.
Description: Curt Moore selling "one minute" washing machines to a farmer's wife. The washing machines are loaded in the back of an International "Red Baby" truck. The...
Date: date unknown
Description: Photographic postcard of the exterior of the two-story Goldberg's Department Store. Various goods are visible in the storefront windows and an overhang dis...
Description: Three young women, one of them holding child on the fence, line up along the opposite side of a fence to look at a herd of pigs. They are all smiling. On t...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Visitor's lounge of Radio Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The room is decorated in a Southwest motif, and the petroglyphs in the frieze...
Description: A crowd gathers for the dedication of the flag pole at Mitchell Park. The conservatory is in the background.
Description: View downhill towards a central business district. A restaurant and ice cream parlor are on the right side of the road, and a general store and gas pump ar...
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: View down snowy road towards a crowd of people gathered at the base of a toboggan slide. A group at the top is preparing to go down the slide. The adjacent...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Turner Hall, a Swiss social center in Monroe.
Description: A gazebo dedicated to solders and sailors in Irvine Park. A flagpole and benches are in front of the gazebo.
Description: Photographic postcard of an exterior view from the street of the Masonic Temple on a corner. The Peter Pfeffer haberdasher shop is on the ground floor at t...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Benches are visible inside a wooden, open air pavilion with a hip roof and large doorway. There is a small attached porch on the left which mimics the shap...
Description: A view of the Evangelical Society's Immanuel Church on Hamilton Street, as seen from North Pinckney Street. Snow covers the ground and a horse-drawn sleigh...
Description: A large wood frame mill building with one-story brick addition. There is an elevated door with a roof which was probably used for deliveries. In the far ba...
Description: Fifty-two recent graduates of University Law School making their first appearance before the state Supreme Court. Most of the graduates are veterans of Wor...
Description: Maypole dancers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison on Bascom Hill (Main Hill). In the foreground is the Lincoln Monument.
Description: Horses are led down Main Street past buildings, horse-drawn vehicles, and spectators during the Horse Show Parade.
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Ella and Ida Scholz seated in a cutter (horse-drawn sleigh) in front of the Langholf half timber home during winter.
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