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Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Aerial view of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, lakeshore dormitories, Adams Hall and Tripp Hall, also known as Van Hise Dormitories. Buildings include...

Date: 1949-12-15 

Description: Lapham School Nativity play "Small One" is an yearly student Christmas production. "Mary" was played by Jean Loy, 943 East Dayton Street, rode Small One (d...

Date: 1901 ca.

Description: Keyes steam engine undergoing routine testing in front of Madison's old Central Fire Station, 10 South Webster Street. The water is being drawn from a cist...

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: View of State Street looking east toward the Wisconsin State Capitol. The Grand Theatre is in the foreground, on the 200 block of State Street.

Photograph

James Bowen House

Date: 1965 ca.

Description: The James Bowen House at 302 South Mills Street. There is a station wagon car parked in front of the building.

Photograph

Marble Frieze

Date: 1991-04 

Description: Detail of carved marble frieze in a side panel by the Governor's Conference Room fireplace in the Wisconsin State Capitol.

Date: 1955-08-28 

Description: Frank Lloyd Wright visited the First Unitarian Society Meeting House, a building he designed, to be filmed by the Omnibus television program. In addition t...

Date: 1974-12-01 

Description: New, modern wing on the classically designed Old Chemistry Building on the University of Wisconsin campus. The wing was built after the building sustained...

Date:  ca.

Description: The Madison water tower as seen through the stone gateway at the East Washington Avenue entrance to the Capitol Park.

Date: 1954-11-22 

Description: Madison Vocational and Adult Education School, 211-213 North Carroll Street. View of typing room from the back, featuring IBM typewriters. The ceiling fans...

Date: 1940-09-18 

Description: Elevated view of the crowd in the Wisconsin State Capitol rotunda during the funerals for University of Wisconsin president Glenn Frank and his son Glenn,...

Date: 1947-12-19 

Description: Five employees at the stockroom counter at Kayser Motors, Inc., at the 700 block of East Washington Avenue.

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: The Morris E. Fuller House located at 423 North Pinckney Street, built by Napolean B. Van Slyke about 1865. The house was later owned by Fuller and Robert...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across street of the Patrons' Mercantile Company. The awnings advertise "general merchandise" and "harness and hardware." There are three horses and c...

Date: 1931-08-05 

Description: Steeplejacks Don Coffey, in the foreground, and Bruce Russell, in the cap, repointing the University of Wisconsin heating plant chimney. The photograph was...

Date: 1893 after

Description: "Forward," the statue created by Jean Pond Miner of Wisconsin for the Wisconsin Women's Memorial at the Columbian Exposition in 1893. The statue is seen o...

Date: 1885 

Description: A view of what is now known as Bascom Hill including Main Hall (Bascom Hall), North Hall, Music Hall, Science Hall, South Hall, Washburn Observatory and Wo...

Date: 1949-02-20 

Description: Lay officers and church dignitaries listen as Charles Pollock, senior warden of Grace Episcopal Church parish, read letters of donation and endowment at sp...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Poem and drawing of the Walker Castle, entitled "The Deserted Castle." done by Isabella Dengel, b.1879-d.1901

Date:  ca.

Description: The "swimming tank" inside the University of Wisconsin-Madison's Red Gym (Armory or Old Red).

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