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Globe Hotel

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Corner of Wisconsin Street and Cass Street. Hotel has several floors, awnings on all the windows on one side, and a corner turret.

Date: 1957-08 

Description: The racing hill at Derby Downs where the All-American Soap Box Derby championship is held each year. Taken from the Topside area by the parents (Mr. &...

Photograph

Jim Dobbe Farm

Date: 1968 

Description: "Brenda & Kay Widmer examine an ice covered fence on the Jim Dobbe Farm (Sunny Brae Farm)."

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: A caravan of trucks are parked along both sides of a road en route from International Harvester's Akron Works factory in Ohio to Chicago. A sign on one of...

Date: 1938 

Description: Men, women, and children swimming, playing, and relaxing at the beach at Devil's Lake State Park. Two long docks extend into the water and the scene is rep...

Date: 1948-11-08 

Description: Ralph Hult, president of Hult's Capital Garage, presenting the keys to a dual control driver training car to Richard Bardwell, director of the Madison voca...

Date: 1912 

Description: Elevated view of the river with trees on the left. On the right, two young boys are fishing from a rowboat in the river near a landing at the back of a thr...

Date: 1940 

Description: Cover of an advertising brochure for International trucks, tractors and power units equipped for work in oil fields. Includes illustrations of an Internati...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Three-quarter view of the German Evangelical Church, which has a belfry, and a steeple with a weather vane and lightning rod. There are arched windows on t...

Date: 2004 

Description: About 40 elk are currently being raised on the Enderle farm by Tim Enderle.

Photograph

Bridge

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two cows graze under a bridge.

Date: 1911-03 

Description: Construction workers pose during construction of the main office at the Wisconsin River dam site.

Date: 1887-10-07 

Description: Military parade on Main Street honoring President Grover Cleveland's visit to Madison. Soldiers of the University Battalion are marching on West Main Stree...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View across foundry floor of factory workers in a large room with high ceilings, vent hoods and skylights at McCormick Works. Two men in the middle ground...

Date: 1926-03 

Description: A child wearing a coat and hat stands in a toy wagon marked "Lightning Coaster" beside a wagon box propped on wooden stakes. A flock of geese is in the bac...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Rear view of a bed box built by the Ideal Body Company for the Wisconsin Power and Light Company. A man is standing on the right of the truck, which is par...

Photograph

Log Jam

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Logs move down the river, swirling with cross currents, resulting in a huge log jam.

Photograph

The Lappin Block

Date: 1892 ca.

Description: The Lappin block, Ed. Carpenter, proprietor. Businesses on this block include: Bort, Baily & Co., Dry Goods and Carpets; A.F. Hall & Co., "The Reliable Jew...

Date: 1955 

Description: Color photograph of a truck driver at a loading dock with an International S-110 light duty pickup truck with panels. The truck was owned and operated by P...

Date: 1953 ca.

Description: View of the Sturgeon Bay Canal Lighthouse with a group of boaters in the foreground.

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