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That Time of Year

Date: 2013-11 

Description: Several plots in a community garden on a slope sitting dormant in the late autumn. There are plants near several wire and wood fences, and in the foregroun...

Date: 1948-05-22 

Description: Charlie Anderson of Madison East High School who was the high point athlete for Class A in the state high school track meet at Camp Randall Stadium. He won...

Date: 1951-10-13 

Description: Alan Amenche (#35) drives for yardage while four unidentified Ohio State players attempt to block him.

Date: 1964-04-10 

Description: Golf pro Kully Schlicht drives a tractor to manicure the grounds at Blackhawk Country club.

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Photographic postcard of the Thompson Tent Show. A tent, a tall wagon and a truck that runs the generator are set up in a field or park with houses and tre...

Photograph

Business District

Date: 1911 

Description: View down street towards the a central business district. There is a T intersection at the end of the main street. Storefronts with awnings line both sides...

Date:  ca.

Description: Four women, Mrs. D.W. Osbarn(?) Mrs. E.G. Vandercook, Mrs. Wm Master and Mrs. H. Schildhauer, ride in a horse-drawn carriage along a road near Lake Mendota...

Date: 1935-11-21 

Description: Window display of Royal portable typewriters at the Stemp Typewriter Company, 533 State Street.

Date: 1949-07-24 

Description: Pierre Slightam (right), winner of the 11th annual Madison Soap Box Derby, is congratulated by Warren Jollymore, director of the Wisconsin State Journal sp...

Date: 1873 ca.

Description: View, ca. 1873-1879, of Madison looking down Wisconsin Avenue toward the third Wisconsin Capitol, a view that suggests something of the ongoing importance...

Photograph

Brick Building

Date: 1971-01-31 

Description: A majestic brick building which housed the Teckmeyer Candy Company, the Globe Bakery, and the original Buy-and-Sell Shop before the State of Wisconsin took...

Date: 1932-07-20 

Description: Group of men sitting on top of railroad flatbed car loaded with culverts. Sign above them reads, "Capital City Culvert Company," 1335 Gilson Street.

Date: 1953-06-15 

Description: Fritz Wegner, left, director of Madison's Boys Baseball program, watches the action at Vilas park with some of the boys.

Photograph

The Hub

Date: 1934-12-02 

Description: View from across street of the facade of the Kronke building on West Mifflin Street. From the left, businesses are the Maiden Beauty Shop, Menges Pharmacy,...

Date: 1959-05-16 

Description: A crowd watching a formation flight by military aircraft at a Truax Field air show.

Photograph

Hazel Marsden

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Hazel Marsden, a 12-year old student at Prairie School, holds gladiolus flowers from her garden. There is a tobacco plant growing among the flowers.

Date: 1961-05-04 

Description: View of the two-story, eight classroom addition to the Hawthorne School at 3344 Concord Avenue under construction.

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Lake Mendota

Date: 1933-07-05 

Description: View from shoreline of tree-lined distant shore, beyond which can be seen the dome of the Wisconsin State Capitol, and on the right, St. Raphael's Catholic...

Date: 1900 

Description: The Fourth of July "living flag" created by costumed dancers from the Kehl Dance Studio, a school founded in Madison by Frederick W. Kehl in 1898. The Capi...

Date: 1970-06-14 

Description: Detail on the building at 214 West Washington Avenue that, over the years, has been the first synagogue in Madison (Shaare Shomaim or Gates of Heaven), a s...

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