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Photograph

Street Scene

Date:  date unknown

Description: View along sidewalk of scene of street where children and an adult stand near railroad tracks. Donohoo Splinter & Company is across the street, as well as...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The Malvern Farm Supply Company. The large sign reads: "Malvern Farm Supply Company, Agricultural Implements and Machinery, McCormick Binders, Mowers, Reap...

Date: 1910 

Description: The original caption reads: "The Chinookan tribes on the Columbia obtained their canoes for the greater part from the coast tribes of Washington. The woman...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of the view towards Madison from the top of Blue Mounds. Handwritten on the card is "State Capitol, 25 miles" with an arrow. Text bel...

Date: 1970-04-23 ca.

Description: A helicopter drops papers onto the audience at the Sound Storm music festival. It was widely rumored that Ken Kesey was at the festival and that he dropped...

Date: 1916-01-12 

Description: Three men load corn into a husker-shredder near a barn. The husker-shredder is connected to a Mogul 8-16 tractor. Original caption states: "The 8-16 show...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Man plowing a field with a Mogul 8-16 tractor.

Date: 1901-07-04 

Description: Syl holds a firecracker while Papa lights it. The exterior of a brick house is the background. Numerous firecrackers litter the ground at Syl's feet.

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Description: Elevated view from road of a building on the grounds of the South Side Manufacturing Company, surrounded by a lean-to stacked with lumber. Two horses stand...

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: Boy standing next to his bicycle under an airplane wing.

Photograph

Myrland's Sky Lodge

Date:  date unknown

Description: Myrland's Sky Lodge, a vacation resort near Montello that boasted a private landing strip for pilots with small planes. The Piper Vagabond in the foregroun...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the Capitol Building from the East front showing extended stone stairs, exterior columns, bas-relief, the dome and the stone plaza in front.

Photograph

Bluffs and Trees

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across water towards trees growing on the steep cliffs of a bluff at the shoreline.

Photograph

Oat Harvest

Date: 1929-09 

Description: Harvested bundles of oats in a field on the Dean farm.

Date: 1962-09 

Description: View across yard of a house beside the Portage Canal. It was unoccupied at the time of this photograph.

Photograph

Camp Travis

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of soldiers sitting on the ground and on the steps of military buildings, reading the mail at Camp Travis, named in 1917.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Page from scrapbook of four images of the Dousman family.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Seven people are posed in the yard of a frame house with porch. There are plants in a garden in the foreground. An older man and woman are sitting in chair...

Photograph

Public School

Date: 1930 

Description: View up hill of the public school, which is a two-story wood frame building with a belfry in the center of the roof. Stairs lead to the arched entrance, an...

Photograph

Tree Sitters

Date: 1930-07-26 

Description: Ed Sullivan, age 11, 1119 W. Dayton Street, and Gordon Todd, 118 N. Charter Street, sit in a tree in the 1100 block of W. Dayton Street, pursuing the tree...

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