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Portage Canal

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The Portage Canal, dug by hand in 1849 and completed in 1851. It was renovated by the Army Corps of Engineers after the Civil War.


Secretarial School

Date: 1949-02-17 

Description: A teacher, probably Mrs. Regina Barnhart at Groves-Barnhart School for Secretaries, giving a shorthand test to two female students.

Date: 1950-06-01 

Description: Four high school girls wear dresses for a style show.

Date: 1945-03-21 

Description: Major James Baird of Suring, Wisconsin, reads the Milwaukee Journal in Robert Doyle's quarters on Guam in the South Pacific.

Date: 1936-04-16 

Description: Madison Packing Co. (Neesvig) truck parked in front of their store at 307 W. Johnson Street, with Labor Temple next door, 309 W. Johnson Street. Sign on tr...


Woman Holding Child

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Portrait of a woman standing in a yard next to a maple tree, holding a child in her arms,

Date: 1959-01-05 

Description: Jim Gallagher (left) and Whitney Gould sit indoors while putting on their skates.

Date: 1958-08-01 

Description: Two boys wearing hats with veils are working near a hive box near a small tree. A swarm of bees are on the ground near and on the hive box. One of the boys...


Brauer Bakery

Date: 1937 

Description: A man stands in front of a 4 can milk cooler with two milk jars in his hands at the Brauer Bakery. Loaves of bread are on a table with a scale, a cake, an...

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Exterior view of a congregational church.

Date: 1939-12-02 

Description: Group portrait of Phi Sigma Sigma fraternity formal party in the Loraine Hotel dining room.

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: Three-quarter view of the Hotz cottage showing a side and the large porch which faced Europe Lake. The stone foundation is visible on the side; the porch h...

Date: 1961-06 

Description: A factory worker at International Harvester's Louisville Works attaches a steering column to the chassis of a Cub Cadet lawn tractor.


Ondassagon School

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: View of the Ondossagon Public School building. The three-story brick structure was built in 1917. In the background are other brick additions and another t...

Date: 1964 

Description: The annex to the Windiate Hotel was originally built adjacent to the Hotel at the east, but the annex was moved a block south. It is now a saloon and roomi...

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: The Benjamin Franklin Hopkins house, 142 East Gilman Street, built by Hopkins about 1850. The house was later owned by Dr. William Jacobs. The square bay...


Arab Tea Seller

Date: 1937-12-22 

Description: A tea seller squats with his wares on a sidewalk in Tripoli, Libya. This photograph was taken by American journalist Cecil Brown, who had a great affinity...

Date: 1954-10-26 

Description: Aerial view of Stoughton.

Date: 1959-10-14 

Description: "Harvest of Fashions" is the theme for the annual benefit style show of Beta Sigma Phi. Pictured are members of the four Madison chapters who are serving...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Rear view of a team of work horses pulling a Weber wagon running gear on a rural road. The wagon is parked on uneven terrain to demonstrate the "swivel rea...

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