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Description: There is smoke damage to the bricks evident above the windows of the company store in this view of the ghost town of Fayette. To the right, with dormers, i...
Description: University of Wisconsin-Madison aerial view overlooking the lower campus and surrounding neighborhoods. Lake Mendota and Picnic Point are in the background...
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.
Description: A man is sitting on a mower drawn by two horses in a park along a body of water. A group of people, including men, woman, and children, are near a band pav...
Description: The "old stone barn" built by the Reeds as early settlers, now used by a member of the city police department as a family residence.
Description: Courtyard on the Park Street side of the Wisconsin Historical Society headquarters building.
Description: Randy Kemp shows off this fine, old WD 1951 Allis-Chalmers tractor.
Description: Color postcard of St. Hyacinth Catholic Church. View of the main facade is slightly obscured by golden-leaved trees.
Date: date unknown
Description: A group of children, infants, and adults sit in rowboats in the water at Manasquan Beach. In the background, rows of dwellings can be seen and an addition...
Description: Clarence Self (18) scores the winning touchdown against Illinois as the University of Wisconsin beat Illinois 20 to 6 at Camp Randall Stadium. Other Wiscon...
Description: Soap Box Derby Entrant, 11-year-old Johnny Huseboe, behind the wheel of a fire truck at No. 5 fire station, 2137 Atwood Avenue, along with four fire fighte...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Elevated view of old City Hall building at right center facing the camera. Electric power poles are along the street, along which horse-drawn carriages and...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Farm buildings, including a barn, silo and windmill. There is a man dressed in overalls and a wide-brimmed hat standing near an automobile. Caption reads "...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Hand-colored lantern slide of an elevated view of a street scene which includes an assortment of carriages. In her journal of Ceylon, Carrie Chapman Catt r...
Description: A view down Main Street. Shops are on either side of the street. Farmer's Bank is down the hill on the right.
Date: 1859 ca.
Description: Daguerreotype of elevated view of Pinckney Street, looking northwest. View includes the American House and Bruen's Block, both on the corner of East Washin...
Description: Exterior of Lawsonia Country Club Hotel, opened to the public in 1930. A boat landing outside the hotel leads to Green Lake.
Description: View of a hillside with trees. The Washburn Observatory is visible in the background.
Description: The Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer "Trackless Train" turning onto North Carroll Street from West Mifflin Street. The "Trackless Train" was on a tour from New York to...
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: View from shoreline of family members dressed in bathing suits, sitting on rock strewn incline in front of a cottage. One man is dressed in trousers and sh...
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