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Postcard

High School Fire

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of firemen fighting a high school fire. A small crowd of people are watching from the street.

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: The domed section of the Washburn Observatory at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

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Description: View of railway bridge over the river, with industrial background.

Date: 1930 after

Description: A view of the library's facade and side. This building follows the Neoclassical style popular in the early twentieth century, and it is an iconic style for...

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: View looking across the river east into Black River Falls during the flood, showing the elevated level of the river and buildings falling into the water.

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Description: View of the Plow (Plough) Inn on Nakoma Road.

Date: 1979-03 

Description: "With the Catholic Church steeple looming in the background, Schuster Construction men work on the Widmer Cheese Factory chimney."

Photograph

Chemistry Building

Date: 1928 

Description: View across road of exterior of building on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Cars are parked along University Avenue.

Photograph

Beaumont Memorial

Date: 1931-08 

Description: The Beaumont memorial marker on the site of Fort Crawford.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A road map of Jefferson County, Wisconsin, shows different types of roads, townships and sections, towns, railroads, and cities and villages. Cemetery loc...

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Description: Group of people posed in front of a frame house. Two women, one seated, and a child in a buggy on the left side; two men, a seated dog, and a bicycle on th...

Date: 1879 

Description: This map shows names of triangulation stations, railroads, counties, rivers, and lakes. The Mississippi River, Lake Winnebago, and Lake Michigan are labele...

Photograph

Residential Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down a residential street lined with picket fences. An automobile and trolley car travel down the road. Published by H.C. Branch, Webster, Massachus...

Photograph

"John Muir Lake"

Date: 1960 

Description: View of Ennis Lake, also known as Fountain Lake, located in the John Muir Memorial Park near Montello. As a boy, John Muir lived with his family on the sho...

Date: 1936 

Description: International C-1 truck parked in front of a Safeway grocery store in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan, Canada.

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Description: Storefronts and pedestrians on Main Street, with Buffalo Lake in the background.

Photograph

Indian Agency House

Date: 1945-09 

Description: The Indian Agency House, built in 1832 for John Harris Kinzie (the Indian Agent to the Ho-Chunk Nation) and his wife.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: View of the front entrance to the Dwight Foster public library.

Photograph

Public School

Date: 1908 

Description: Exterior of public school made from stone.

Date: 1967-06 

Description: Composite panoramic view of the south side of the 400 block of State Street. Businesses include: Giuseppe's Pizzeria, a record store, Meuer Photoart House,...

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