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Date: 1948-08-10 

Description: Close-up of Fireman John Hoffman at the wheel of a 1929 pumper truck which is going to be "retired".

Date: 1929 

Description: View of State Street towards Bascom Hill with Schaeffer's Lavernette, a soda fountain, Student's Book Exchange, and the University Coop.

Photograph

Memorial Union

Date:  

Description: Memorial Union from across Langdon Street on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The inscription on the wall in front of the base of the stairs rea...

Photograph

Park Hotel

Date: 1899 ca.

Description: The Park Hotel, located on the Capitol Square.

Date: 1930-10-11 

Description: The Riley-Bremer-Riley Oldsmobile garage on E. Doty Street began as the Riley Livery Stable when horse-drawn transportation reined and then transitioned to...

Date: 1954-09-27 

Description: A group of men pose in front of Capital Airlines airplane at Madison Municipal Airport - Truax Field.

Date: 1971-10 

Description: Poster publicizing an international motocross event, which took place October 3, 1971 at the Grand Prix track at Turtle Park, in Elkhorn, Wisconsin. Event...

Date: 1932-05-26 

Description: The repair shop of the Morey Airplane Company at Royal Airport in Madison. Only months after this picture was taken, Howard Morey lost both his hangar and...

Date: 1929 ca.

Description: This is a blue line print map that shows local streets, railroads, local businesses, schools, parks, cemeteries, the airport, the state capitol, the Univer...

Date: 1929 

Description: Exterior of Droster's Grocery and Filling Station on Highway 13. The business features three gas pumps.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Five Civics Club members pose in a cardboard automobile in front of a painted backdrop as suffragists. They're wearing period costumes and holding "Vote" s...

Date:  ca.

Description: View of the Meuer Art and Frame Company storefront at 510 State Street.

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: View of the lower campus of the University of Wisconsin-Madison includes Bascom Hill, Wisconsin Historical Society, Memorial Union and the Armory (Red Gym...

Date: 1932-02-21 

Description: Front of S.S. Kresge variety store, 25 E. Main Street, Everett Shops Men's Clothing, 29 E. Main Street, and second floor and third floor businesses.

Date: 1933-12-07 

Description: Samuel E. Clement Co. grocery store, 2910 Atwood Avenue, at the corner of Marquette and Atwood Avenue.

Date: 1887 

Description: Military parade on Main Street honoring President Grover Cleveland's visit to Madison. Soldiers are marching to meet the President and crowds are watching...

Date: 1954-12-29 

Description: Pedestrians stand on the sidewalk near a downtown street waiting for bus transportation in a snowstorm. Probably at Capitol Square.

Date: 1955-07-24 

Description: The Soap Box Derby held on East Washington Avenue leading from the Wisconsin State Capitol. Shown are two of the more than 100 racers crossing the finish l...

Photograph

Science Hall

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: View down Langdon Street of building at base of Bascom Hill at the intersection with Park Street. This building stood from 1876-1884. A horse and carriage...

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: University Drive along Lake Mendota. Picnic Point can be seen across the lake.

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