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Date: 1953-07-19 

Description: Soap box racers head down a hill on S. Midvale Boulevard as a large group of spectators watch from behind a fence. 1953 was the first year Madison's soap b...

Photograph

St. Joseph Church

Date: 1980 

Description: Telephone lines and trees are in the foreground of this photograph. Tucked behind them is the St. Joseph Church, which was located at 1905 West Beltline Hi...

Date: 1929-05-10 

Description: View from across street of the Christ Presbyterian Church, located at 124 Wisconsin Avenue.

Date: 1896-07-08 

Description: Elevated view of the grass tennis court from the yard of the Fairchild house at 302 Monona Avenue (later renamed Martin Luther King Boulevard). Trees, plan...

Date: 1860 ca.

Description: View across Capitol Park lawn towards the corner of West Main and South Carroll Streets with businesses and horse-drawn wagons. The building at the corner...

Date: 1949-07-23 

Description: Ted Ryan being weighed with his racing car. Their combined weight was just under the 250-pound limit. Left to right are Weighmaster Frankie Meyers, 1948 Ma...

Date: 1953-08-09 

Description: A group of Madison residents view the twisted hulk of a car in which David Huse, an airman at Truax Field, was killed. The accident occurred 4 miles south...

Date: 1970-04-05 

Description: The stockade from the Civil War era that still remains on the grounds of Camp Randall.

Date: 1970-11-22 

Description: A cannon from the Civil War which stands outside the Camp Randall Memorial Building. It is one of several preserved on the grounds.

Photograph

Ice Cream Vendors

Date: 1934-05-17 

Description: Group portrait of 22 disabled American veterans who are Forget-Me-Not ice cream bars vendors. They pose in front of 503 State Street with boxes of ice crea...

Photograph

Race Car on Trailer

Date:  date unknown

Description: Race car built by Ideal Body Company on a trailer parked in front of the Ideal Body Company shop on Park Street.

Photograph

Texaco Bulk Station

Date: 1930-07-11 

Description: View of a Texaco bulk station and storage tanks from across the railroad tracks at 919 E. Main Street.

Date: 1952-10-18 

Description: Aerial view of Madison General Hospital, the surrounding Greenbush and Vilas neighborhoods, and Camp Randall in the background.

Date:  

Description: View of A.G. Zimmerman sitting in his automobile near the lake shore. He has one arm resting on the steering wheel; the other on the seat back. Two women a...

Date: 1948-06-26 

Description: Sun Prairie Chamber of Commerce float (horse-drawn, covered wagon) in the Eagles annual parade, on East Mifflin Street. Manchester's store, at the corner...

Date: 1953-10-11 

Description: Action photograph of a semi-professional football game between the Wausau Muskies and Delavan Red Devils at Breese Stevens Field. The photograph features W...

Date: 1928-03-30 

Description: Wisconsin State Capitol night view.

Photograph

Agricultural Hall

Date: 1916 before

Description: View of Agriculture Hall from a distance on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Bascom Hall is in the background on Bascom Hill. The dome on Bascom...

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Description: A vintage view and a modern view of the house at 3822 John Street, presented as a pair. The vintage view shows the house on a dirt lot when it was newly bu...

Photograph

Leslie Bird House

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Leslie Bird house. Bird worked as the Registrar at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. The two-story house is built on a stone founda...

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