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Description: Connie and Michael Burch, children of Mr. and Mrs. Byron B. Burch, 205 South Owen Drive, with their huge pumpkin in observance of Halloween.
Description: Eight Dane County elected officials take their oath of office for two year terms. Circuit Judge Richard W. Bardwell swore in the officials. Shown (left to...
Date: 1926 ca.
Description: Originally titled 'Recent Aeroplane View of University Campus', the view of the Wisconsin Historical Society, the Red Gym, Science Hall and Bascom Hall wit...
Description: A man stands at a safety zone in the middle of West Mifflin Street between lanes of traffic at the corner of State Street and N. Carroll Street, waiting to...
Description: The annual Mendota Yacht Club's Commodore's dinner-dance is held at the Maple Bluff Country Club. The event is held annually to close out the sailing and y...
Description: A Madison fire truck parks at the scene of a Greyhound bus fire at the corner of East Main Street and South Pinckney Street in front of the S.S. Kresge sto...
Description: Representatives of the Pythian Order of the State of Wisconsin present equipment to the Washington Orthopedic School at 545 West Dayton Street. Mrs. Marie...
Description: Quarter-length oval portrait of Leonard W. Weeks. He was born in Caledonia County, Vermont, on November 18, 1805, and moved to Wisconsin in the spring of 1...
Description: North wing of the Wisconsin State Capitol under construction, with construction scaffolding in the foreground.
Description: Winifred Layden attends the farewell dinner for her retirement from the Madison Vocational and Adult School home economics department.
Description: Four members in charge of arrangements for the Four Lakes Secretaries Association annual membership party are, left to right, Joyce Lowe, Maxine Nehring, G...
Description: Visiting nurse Esther Sorensen demonstrates to Amy C. Shumway the correct way to bathe her daughter, Carol Louise.
Description: Wrecked Pontiac coupe in a garage.
Date: 1869 ca.
Description: Diploma awarded to fire fighter James Richard Cummings for his service to Madison in 1869. The diploma is illustrated with scenes of fire fighting heroics,...
Description: Interior of the Peter F. Smyth Grocery Store, located at 1202 West Dayton Street.
Description: Unidentified police officer inspecting the truck owned by George "Butch" King, suspected killer of Sadie Jackson.
Description: A young boy plays with building blocks at the Wisconsin Diagnostic Center for the intensive study of mentally and emotionally disturbed young people. The b...
Description: Cases of cigarettes recovered from a robbery, were returned to the Simon Brothers Warehouse, 901 E. Washington Avenue.
Description: Wisconsin National Secretaries Association annual spring meeting is held at the Ivy Inn in Madison. Officers of the Association shown (left to right) are ...
Date: date unknown
Description: The Eugene A. Gilmore residence at 120 Ely Place. Known as the "Airplane House", it was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright and built in 1908.
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