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Photograph

Hartmeyer Building

Date: 1947-10-15 

Description: Exterior view of Hartmeyer Meat Market building, located at the corner of North Hamilton and East Mifflin Streets.

Date: 1896 ca.

Description: Interior view of a decorated bay window in a Victorian-era home. The window area was used as a photography back-drop so the shades are drawn and fabric is...

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Looking southeast, possibly from the chimney of the University of Wisconsin Power Plant.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Winter scene with children sledding down 400 block of North Pinckney Street, Madison, Wisconsin, including 10 boys on a coasting bobsled. Three houses are...

Photograph

William Sachtjen

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Future District Court Judge William Sachtjen, wearing an apron and holding a broom. He is standing behind a 7-Up sign. Sachtjen worked at Droster's Grocery...

Date: 1895 

Description: The First Congregational Church.

Photograph

Memorial Union

Date: 1932 

Description: Entrance up flight of steps from sidewalk of Memorial Union entrance on Langdon Street.

Date: 1949-09-20 

Description: Jessie McCanse, President of the Board, and Edna Westerstrom, new Executive Director, sit together to drink a cup of coffee. They were present at the "open...

Photograph

Scalloped Shingles

Date: 1976-06-06 

Description: Scalloped shingles, also known as fish scale shingles, on a house at 518 West Washington Avenue.

Date: 1970-02-15 

Description: Hanks II Building, designed by Frank Riley in 1928-29, showing a French influence with paneled parapet ornamented with swags and rows of dentils (small, re...

Photograph

Home Economics

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Exterior from lawn of Home Economics building on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

Date: 1926 

Description: Photographic postcard view from street of the house at 926 Vilas Avenue. The residence was built by Willard Droster.

Date: 1948-03-04 

Description: A recent snowfall fills the firelane behind the Strand Theater, which should be open for emergencies.

Date: 1929-09-14 

Description: Men sit in the cab of a truck owned by Dobby's Transfer, a local and long distance moving company. A sign on the truck advertises General Electric Refrige...

Photograph

Fess Hotel

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Description: Exterior view of the Fess Hotel at 123 East Doty Street, next to Badger Furniture.

Date: 1935-08-18 

Description: Fred Raemisch, 16, of 2234 E. Johnson Street, sitting in his championship soap box derby car, #41. This was the first official soap box derby held in Madis...

Photograph

Branton Pharmacy

Date: 1948-06-21 

Description: View from road of Branton Pharmacy at 2042 East Washington Avenue. A large tree is at the corner of North 3rd Street. East side residents protested the pro...

Date: 1928 

Description: Aerial view of the Wisconsin State Capitol, which is on the upper right-hand side of the image.

Date: 1928-06-01 

Description: Doty Street side of post office and courthouse nearly completed. Three automobiles parked at the curb in front of the building.

Date: 1952-07-04 

Description: Three children are dressed in costume for the children's parade during the Virginia Terrace 4th of July neighborhood celebration. Left to right: Susan Buc...

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