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Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Wisconsin Avenue looking toward the northwest from the top of the Capitol. The elevated perspective provides an unusual view of the old City Hall (left) an...

Date: 1930-04 

Description: Three Western Union messenger boys pose with a bicycle in front of the Western Union sign at 650 State Street. There is snow on the ground. The messenger b...

Photograph

Fire Damaged Car

Date: 1945-03-14 

Description: In the recently completed paint department of Royal Body Co., 9-13 N. Brooks Street, a worker prepares a sedan, the body and fenders of which are going to...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A page from the Webb family album, compiled and captioned by Andrew Webb Jr., son of Caroline Webb, with four images of family friends, including two young...

Date: 1956 

Description: Aerial view of the South Park Street interchange.

Date: 1947-03-27 

Description: Police and trainmen for the Northwestern Railroad removing the bodies of Mr. and Mrs. William C. Thompson (Alice) from their truck, which collided with a N...

Photograph

Truman Parade

Date: 1950-05-14 

Description: President Harry S. Truman in Madison for the opening and dedication of the Filene House, 1617 Sherman Avenue. He is seated in the car and waving his hat du...

Date: 1956-07-22 

Description: Soap Box Derby cars lined up in their "service pits" before the race on East Washington Avenue. The Wisconsin State Capitol is in the background.

Photograph

Harrold's Jewelers

Date: 1931-02-19 

Description: Harrold's Jeweler's located at 220 State Street with a crowd in front of store for the 8:00 a.m. "Dollar Day" sale. Speth's Kuppenheimer Good Clothes stor...

Date: 1908 

Description: Drawing of the general design for future constructional development of the thoroughfare system on the University of Wisconsin campus by the Architectural C...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Looking towards the city from across Lake Monona. Several individuals, possibly a family, are visible in a rowboat on the lake.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Two men use horse-drawn McCormick grain binders in a field in front of a dairy barn at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. A grain elevator or walkway ext...

Photograph

Out of the Gate

Date: 1953-07-19 

Description: Two soap box racers leave the starting gate on their way down the hill on S. Midvale Boulevard. A few spectators can be seen on both sides of the starting...

Date: 1861 ca.

Description: View up State Street looking toward the Wisconsin State Capitol from the roof of University Hall (later Bascom Hall), about 1860 or 1861. Actually the pho...

Date: 1933 ca.

Description: Madison businesses had a parade to encourage customers to shop. This is the Brewington Typewriter Company entry. It says Brewington Typewriter Company on t...

Photograph

Bascom Hall

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Exterior of Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The dome and south wing pictured here were built in 1899.

Date: 1853 ca.

Description: Illustration of the Capital house, a first-class hotel, copied from page 320 of Gleason's Pictorial Drawing-Room Companion.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Wisconsin State Capitol from the Madison Club, looking north along Monona Avenue, now Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard, with the Elks Club and Avenue Hote...

Date: 1954-11-25 

Description: Auto supplies department at the new Sears store, located at 1101 East Washington Avenue.

Date: 1930-12-31 

Description: View of the Wisconsin Telephone Company building, 16 S. Carroll Street.

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