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Date:  date unknown

Description: Japanese Tea Pavilion, multi-tiered pagoda and the torii gate in Sid's backyard. The Madison-Kipp factory building is in the background.

Date: 1962 

Description: Two truck drivers sit on either side of a booth at the Mt. Victory truck stop, or service plaza, while waiting for a meal. At the end of the booth near the...

Photograph

Cobblestone House

Date: 1884 

Description: Exterior of a cobblestone house with women and children in the yard.

Photograph

Woman with Snowman

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Winter scene with Wilma Gesell, daughter of Gerhard Gesell, stands on a board sidewalk arm-in-arm with a snowman. The snowman holds a Wisconsin pennant.

Photograph

Cadets on Campus

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Elevated view across Bascom Hill on the campus of the University of Wisconsin. Student cadets in training march past South Hall down Bascom Hill.

Date: 1898 

Description: Group of twelve people, including Nina Dousman, gathered around a table outdoors, with a fountain spouting water in the background. Four people play cards...

Photograph

General Store

Date:  date unknown

Description: Four men, a dog and a boy sitting on the porch of the general store. Signs in the windows read, "Ferry & Co. Seeds" and "Rape seed for sale." A barn and wi...

Date: 1908 

Description: View of a street going through the center of town. In the foreground is a stream and a bridge. Commercial buildings and dwellings are on the left.

Date:  

Description: Interior of a staircase and table with photographs.

Photograph

Wilson Park

Date:  date unknown

Description: A fountain, pavilion, and benches stand in Wilson Park.

Date: 1948-03-26 

Description: Edgewater Hotel lake shore lobby decorated by Lowell Frautschi of Frautschi's Inc., 219 King Street, where warm colors and bold lines create an air of eleg...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Barn raising at Lars Davidsen Reque's home. Crew members can be seen mortising freshly hewn timbers with a hand-operated boring machine. Men are also seen...

Date: 1995-09 

Description: Theresa Public School's old school bell is dedicated on the grounds of the Theresa Historical Society. Society President John Bodden thanks members of Lomi...

Photograph

Lutheran Church

Date: 1930 

Description: View across road or path of St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church, which is a wood frame building with a double door entrance with transom windows above,...

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: Black and red halftone print of a perspective floor plan for Model Home J900. Frank Lloyd Wright outlined his vision of affordable housing. He asserted tha...

Photograph

Yellow Taxicab

Date: 1935-01-31 

Description: A Ford V-8 Yellow Cab Co. taxicab on East Washington Avenue. In the background are (left to right) St. Patrick's school, 630 East Washington Avenue; reside...

Photograph

Elderkin House

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the Elderkin House, with text on the image that reads "said to be the first brick house in the country, bricks brought from Holland."

Date: 1957 

Description: Detail of stonework going up to the ceiling at Taliesin, the summer home of architect Frank Lloyd Wright. Part of an Oriental rug can be seen hanging on a...

Date: 1964 

Description: Out-of-doors classes during Freedom Summer at the Freedom School, Priest Creek Baptist Church.

Photograph

Farm Buildings

Date:  

Description: View across lawn of a Quonset hut-style building and metal grain bin. A barn and other farm buildings including a silo are on the right. To the left is a f...

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