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Photograph

Waban Hill

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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.

Photograph

Freedom Train

Date: 1948-06-24 

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.

Photograph

Waters Auto Sales

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.

Photograph

Tire Yard

Date: 2009 

Description: Elevated view of a tire yard on a foggy day.

Date: 1904 

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...

Date: 1942 

Description: A detail of a Madison Sanborn map, including Lakelawn Place.

Photograph

Flooded Park Street

Date: 1948-07-20 

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...

Date: 1996-02-18 

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.

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Description: Parade of men and women in patriotically decorated wagons outside of town.

Date: 1924 

Description: University of Wisconsin-Madison aerial view overlooking the lower campus and surrounding neighborhoods. Lake Mendota and Picnic Point are in the background...

Postcard

Ore Docks

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Postcard text reads "Mammoth Ore Docks, Ashland, Wis."

Date: 1900 ca.

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.

Date: 1858 

Description: Map of the Lake Superior region showing the railroad and steamboat connections.

Photograph

Linden Drive

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...

Date: 1948-11-11 

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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