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Date: date unknown
Description: View of the East Columbia Street business district, lined with storefronts, horse-drawn carts and automobiles. Business signs read: "City Drug Store" "Hoy...
Description: University of Wisconsin-Madison students along State Street near The University Coop bookstore at Lake Street.
Description: Italian gas bomb throwers, wearing their gas masks, riding in a truck during a parade for the anniversary of the founding of the Italian Empire in Rome. Th...
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Portion of City Hall with a flag flying from the roof. There is another building across the street, and horse-drawn carriages and people on the road.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Lawrence University campus.
Description: View from pier, lined with rocks, towards town. There are industrial buildings along the shoreline, and up a small rise is a building with a tower, and on...
Description: "Memorial Day."
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Group of men gathered around a truck with a large sign that reads, in part, "Kansas State Agricultural College Silo Special."
Description: The YMCA.
Description: The Diamond Jo warehouse.
Date: 1893 after
Description: East Wisconsin Avenue showing men and women on the sidewalks and the Hotel Pfister in the background.
Date: 1916 ca.
Description: View looking down the center of road, with storefronts and dwellings on both sides. Automobiles and horse-drawn vehicles are parked at various points along...
Date: 1877 ca.
Description: A group, probably at Picnic Point on Lake Mendota in Madison, posed under the trees. Picnic baskets are behind them. Mrs. Bashford is the person in Mrs....
Date: 1956 ca.
Description: International RD-190 (?) truck with an armored body, operated by the Brinks Express Company on Lake Shore Drive. Parked cars and a pedestrian are in the ba...
Date: 1947 ca.
Description: Laxey Church, built prior to the Civil War, was named after Laxey in the Isle of Man, from which many of the immigrants had come. There is also a cemetery...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View from bridge looking over at a hill leading down to bath houses and fenced-in swimming areas for beginners. Establishment of Wm. Bechstein.
Description: Valley view of town buildings and hillside.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Fence along road, with house in background.
Description: A woman, Lori Bose, is walking down a residential sidewalk with a tripod under her right arm. Cars are parked along the curb.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Milwaukee Court of Honor, in front of the Public Library. View from below of the statue "The Victorious Charge" with four figures.
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