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Birch Trees

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Description: A row of birch trees standing at the top of a small hill.

Date: 1949-09-15 

Description: National Dog Week is an event sponsored by the National Dog Welfare Guild, taking place at the Madison Community Center at 16 East Doty Street. The event i...

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Founder's Oak

Date: 1981 

Description: An enormous, nearly symmetrical spreading bur oak tree towering over a picnic table and a row of conifers. Samuel Faulkner Phoenix, the founder of Delavan,...

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Fish Flying

Date: 1912 

Description: A Wright Model B Flyer at the Wisconsin State Fairgrounds. Although unidentified, this is believed to be the aircraft that Farnum Fish flew at the fairgrou...

Date: 1931 

Description: Guest log cabin in a wooded area at the Birchwood Hotel.

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Chippewa Group

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: A Chippewa (Ojibwa) group wearing traditional clothing photographed by A.J. Kingsbury, a photographer who produced many "documentary" postcards. This imag...

Date: 1944-08-14 

Description: Perry Neff, who will be attending Lake Forest Academy in Lake Forest, Illinois, and his sister, Ruth Rhea Neff, who will be attending Ferry Hall in Lake Fo...

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Art Fair

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Prospective buyers examine artwork at an art fair at City Park.

Date: 1952 ca.

Description: A residence at 930 East Gorham Street, on the site once occupied by the Walker "castle".

Date: 1949-03-22 

Description: The Blessed Sacrament Parent Teacher Association sponsored a crafts and hobby show. There were 148 pupils participating with a variety of entries. The winn...

Date: 1949-03-23 

Description: Madison streets, Myrtle Street looking east, are being newly paved.

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Ski Jump

Date: 1915 

Description: Hand-colored lantern slide view of a ski jumper wearing #32 sailing off of the jump at Stoughton. Spectators watch from the base of the jump which is decor...

Date: 1949-10-21 

Description: Three actors in costume, portraying pre-Revolutionary New England characters in the drama, "The Devil's Disciple" by George Bernard Shaw.. The actors, part...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Outdoor portrait of a man posing standing. He is holding a cart made of a barrel with two large metal wheels. Identified as probably a pig swill cart. A do...

Photograph

Lindbergh Returns

Date: 1928 ca.

Description: Madison admirers gather around Charles Lindbergh upon his arrival in the city. This photograph is believed to have been taken in 1928 when Lindbergh return...

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Description: Christmas tree and costume exhibit in the first floor lobby of the State Historical Society building. The view, based on identification in the floor mosai...

Date: 1945-01-01 

Description: Mrs. (Mary) Oscar Rennebohm visiting with Mrs. (Madge) Walter Goodland, prior to the inauguration of the State of Wisconsin officers.

Date: 1931-01-06 

Description: Five men who were active in the Progressive Movement standing in front of the Capital Times building, 302 East Washington Avenue. L to R: Louis Davlin, Be...

Date: 1965 ca.

Description: Color photo of a man wearing a straw hat using a McCormick 624 tractor to mow a field.

Date: 1967 

Description: View from roadside towards a car coming up the road. On top of the car is a canoe.

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