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Description: An elevated view of the Shaker community, which was organized in 1794. Included in the image are numerous houses, a windmill, and a vast expanse of the sur...
Description: Elevated view of a city located in a hilly landscape. The letter "K" is visible on the hillside.
Date: 1934-07-18 ca.
Description: Men load barrels from Wagner Brewing Company onto the bed of an International truck. They are standing near a doorway to a brick building with an electric...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: The home of S.C. Chambers.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Bucolic scene in Wisconsin illustrates agricultural prosperity after the depression.
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Students and adults of the State School for the Blind pose for a group portrait in front of the building.
Description: View of residence of Colonel William Jennings Bryan. William Jennings Bryan served as secretary of state and was a presidential nominee, as well as the law...
Description: Illustration of the exterior of the tourist resort Tonyawatha House from across the lake. There is a man in a row boat on the water.
Description: Donna Shalala, Secretary of Health and Human Services and former Chancellor of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, unveils a bust of Congressman William H...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: A view of chairs, bookshelves, and decorative lighting in the reception room of the National Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs, founded...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A small farmhouse in the Greek Revival style stands near a field with corn shocks and pumpkins. Large evergreens line the lane, and a barn is in the backgr...
Description: Interior view of the Columbus Library looking toward children's room. In the foreground is a reading table, and librarian's desk. There are also bookshelve...
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: View up Bascom Hill on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) is at the top of the hill.
Description: Exterior view of the William Wills homestead. The family, including a dog, stands around the front porch. One young girl is standing inside the house looki...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Syl and aunt Helen at Wild Rose cottage. Syl leans over the railing of the porch while Helen reclines in a hammock reading a book.
Description: General view of the city, built into a hillside. The monumental building near the shore is the United States Courthouse, built in 1903. Published by Winter...
Description: Interior of Loew's Metropolitan Theatre. The main lobby features two railings that lead toward a staircase. Mirrors line both sides of the lobby, and ele...
Date: 1960 ca.
Description: Cottage built by Marie Gatter beginning in the 1920s along the shore road in the park. It was razed in the winter of 1960-61. The chimney was originally pa...
Description: Front view of the multi-story brick Fireman's Hall. A tower with a lookout at the top extends from the roof. A forested hill and dwellings appear in the...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Large hospital in the background, with a large stone fountain or planter on the left. Two men are walking in the garden near a drive.
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