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Description: View of Waban Hill, with several houses and trees, and automobiles parked on the street. There is a woman standing on the steps of a porch on the left.
Description: Elevated view of the Freedom Train, on the tracks behind the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad station, 644 West Washington Avenue. The Freed...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of town with St. Mary's Academy seen in the background.
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: View of Waters Motor Company, located at 802 East Washington Avenue.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: A two- and one-half story Queen Anne style house with stone foundation.
Description: Elevated view of a tire yard on a foggy day.
Description: Map shows townships and sections, landownership and acreages, roads, railroads, post offices, and farms. On the top, bottom, and sides of map are advertise...
Description: A detail of a Madison Sanborn map, including Lakelawn Place.
Description: Flooded South Park Street underpass, with car stalled in three feet of water. A train is on the railroad bridge above. A young boy and girl wearing bathing...
Description: Firefighters attempt to extinguish the blaze destroying the Hotel Washington. Most of the building has collapsed.
Date: 1840 ca.
Description: Shows plat of town, local streets, Fond du Lac River, and part of Lake Winnebago.
Description: Parade of men and women in patriotically decorated wagons outside of town.
Description: University of Wisconsin-Madison aerial view overlooking the lower campus and surrounding neighborhoods. Lake Mendota and Picnic Point are in the background...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Postcard text reads "Mammoth Ore Docks, Ashland, Wis."
Description: A group of boys, most wearing caps, pose at the side of Madison's Third Ward School, also known as Brayton School. There are girls in the background.
Description: Map of the Lake Superior region showing the railroad and steamboat connections.
Date: 1922 ca.
Description: View of tree-lined Linden Drive includes parked motorcycles and automobiles on the University of Wisconsin campus.
Date: 1944 ca.
Description: Looking west from S. 73rd Street at the Capitol Theatre and surrounding commercial buildings along W. Greenfield Avenue. Automobiles are parked on both sid...
Description: American Legion members in front of a plane at the Madison airport. Membership Chairman R.C. Golden is handing 1949 membership cards to the pilot Colonel L...
Date: 1963-09-29 ca.
Description: View of Gilbert Paper Company from a railroad bridge on the Fox River. Three rail cars are stopped in front of the factory.
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