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Kappa Alpha Theta

Date: 1921 before

Description: Sorority House at 823 Irving Place. After the sorority moved to its new house on Lakelawn Place, the University of Wisconsin-Madison took over this buildin...

Date: 2010 

Description: Portrait of Maija Liimatainen of Monroe, Wisconsin with her soap box derby car posed on the racing hill at Derby Downs, Akron, Ohio. Maija won the super st...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A man sits in an International Model F (or 31) truck operated by Wells Fargo and Company Express delivery services. The truck is parked outside the Wells F...

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Business District

Date: 1922 

Description: Edward Moe General Merchandise which offers groceries, dry goods, shoes, hardware, automotive supplies, Red Crown gasoline, Red Seal dry batteries, and Mob...

Date:  

Description: Plat map of the east central part of the city.

Date:  ca.

Description: View of the parade grounds surrounded by possibly the barracks. An American flag on a pole dominates the image.

Date: 1947 ca.

Description: President's office with fireplace and large table in Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

Date:  ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Governor's Mansion in the wintertime. The house has Italianate details such as decorative brackets and balustrades, and a low-angle ro...

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North Main Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: A row of houses stands along North Main Street. Published by Bachmann Drug Company.

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Ward Hotel

Date: 1925 

Description: A three-story wooden structure with front porch identified as the Ward Hotel by a large sign on the front of the building. Several automobiles are parked d...

Date:  date unknown

Description: The First Presbyterian Church, dedicated October 15, 1893.

Date: 2009 ca.

Description: Close-up of plasterwork and still functioning vaudeville lights in the Al. Ringling Theatre.

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Refugees after Tet

Date: 1968 

Description: A crowd of pedestrians, trucks, and cyclists on a road waiting to go through an arch in a damaged building amid the post-Tet destruction in Hue.

Date: 2008 

Description: Edward and Walter Biegick started with a tire-repair shop in 1918 and went on to operate a service station and large automobile dealership in downtown Berl...

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Tailor's Storefront

Date:  

Description: Storefronts identified from left to right include: J. Sannes Merchant Tailor with a sign on building for "Lemonade and Pop", and an unidentified storefront...

Date: 1960 

Description: Lewis Arms poses in front of a military tank wearing army gear. On the tank from left to right are Lew Arms, Jr., Craig Arms, Rita Arms, and Mamie Arms.

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Sivyer Marker

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Marks the birthplace of Milwaukee's first white boy, erected by Brodhead Estate.

Date: 1940-09-10 

Description: Black Eagle Service Station, 1039 East Washington Avenue, featuring Goodrich tires and batteries and Pennzoil.

Date: 1943 ca.

Description: A Milwaukee billboard advertising a lecture by Earl Browder, general secretary of the Communist Party-USA. The sign reads "Win the War Rally! Earl Browder,...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of the 2nd Ward School, a brick two-story school.

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