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Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Interior view of the First Presbyterian Church chancel decorated for Christmas. There are several decorated Christmas trees, an arch and crosses covered wi...
Description: Elevated view of a wide city street. Horse-drawn carts can be seen in the street and pedestrians crowd the sidewalks. Sign in window reads: "Law Offices of...
Description: View of West Washington Avenue from the Capitol steps with the Grace Episcopal Church steeple visible on the right.
Description: Farm family and their dog in front of a two-story brick farmhouse.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Birch and evergreen trees line the rocky shore of Toft Point, with Cana Island and its lighthouse in the background.
Description: Four Dane County traffic police pictured in their new navy blue and grey uniforms. Left to right, Officers Charles O'Brien, Don Harless, Emil Schmale, and...
Description: Exterior view of the residence and yard of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur J. Gafke, located in rural Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin. The octagonal house was built in 1850.
Description: Madison Sanborn map, including Langdon and State Streets.
Description: Elevated view of shoreline, waterfront buildings, boat-dotted bay and Perry's Victory and International Peace Memorial. The pink-marble, column-shaped mon...
Date: 1937 ca.
Description: Exterior view of front of Post Office.
Description: View of window from indoors that burglars pried open at the Durfee Brothers Roofing Company office to enter during a robbery. A 500 pound safe was removed...
Description: View through two large open doors of a factory, most likely the McCormick Works. The floor is made of wood and parts of farm machinery are stacked together...
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Two men are sitting in the open cab of an International model "G" truck. The bed is empty. Two men stand along side, and two young men stand behind the t...
Description: The facade of Ludden's Big White Store. The building features two bay windows, two stories, and two large display windows. The window displays umbrellas, d...
Date: 1957 ca.
Description: Outdoor portrait of Sherwin and Emma Gillett standing between the columns at the Legion of Honor. Part of the marble arch is visible behind them.
Description: A woman wearing a dress, hat, and stockings uses a mop and bucket to wash a damaged wooden porch attached to a farmhouse.
Description: View along State Historical Society building up Bascom Hill on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Automobiles are parked along Park and State Stre...
Description: Interior of the Wisconsin Historical Society showing stairway.
Description: Boys in winter coats and hats aim toy guns of sticks and boards while posing on an igloo and fort they have built from snow. A church building forms the ba...
Date: 1931 ca.
Description: View from the water of three boys on the dock at the foot of a steep stairway. There is a large roofed landing with benches half way up the hill, and many...
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