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Date: 1916 ca.
Description: Poster or signboard with the title "Lunch Rooms - A Clean and Neat Place to Eat: Makes Food More Palatable." Includes images of lunch rooms or cafeterias a...
Date: date unknown
Description: Interior view of the lounge at the Our Lady of the Cenacle convent. The room is furnished with upholstered chairs and couches, tables, and area rugs.
Date: 1905 after
Description: Family playing croquet in the front yard of a rural home.
Description: Two African American women pose together sitting on the floor in front of a bricked-in fireplace. They are wearing skirts and tops.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Soldiers stand in formation on the lawn in front of the Historical Society. Bicyclists ride by in the foreground. In the background is the University of Wi...
Description: Two men and a women seated in chairs, two young men and two young women standing behind the chairs, and two girls and a boy seated in front of the chairs,...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Lincoln School with trees in the foreground.
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: Young John Bollenbach stands in the middle of a garden, identified as his "Cook County school-home project."
Description: Senator William Proxmire, chairman of the Senate Banking Committee, being interviewed by Lewis Rukeyser and others on the set of the public television prog...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View from road of farmyard surrounded by a white picket fence. A man is riding on a horse-drawn McCormick grain binder. A small group of men wait inside ya...
Description: Six people standing on the porch of L.J. Ryan Dry Goods and Groceries. A sign above the door says: Post Office North Andover." A team of two horses are pul...
Description: A man uses a shovel to carve out a large bust of Abe Lincoln out of snow.
Description: An automobile drives down a dirt road between two-story houses that line either side of Sound View Avenue. Two children play on the sidewalk to the left a...
Description: Full-length studio portrait of Francis "Frankie" Irene Douty leaning on a chair in front of a painted backdrop. She was the first wife of Henry Hamilton (H...
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: Jairus Cassius Fairchild, the first mayor of Madison, built this house in 1850 at 302 South Wisconsin Avenue (renamed Monona Avenue in 1877) at West Wilson...
Description: Walkway near back of building with lawn and trees on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Description: "School children plant three trees in the village park near Firemen's Park."
Description: Exterior view of the south face of Wadsworth Hall. A flag flies from the pediment. A large lawn with shrubs and trees is in the foreground.
Description: Poster for the Madison Tenant Union, an organization created for tenants to improve housing conditions and offer guidance with tenant grievances against la...
Description: The east terrace of the Dr. and Mrs. Frederick Allison Davis home, also known as Edenfred, in the Highlands suburb west of Madison, 6048 S. Highlands Avenu...
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