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Description: A carved Eyptian bust which adorned the Levitan building at 15 West Main Street before it was razed.
Description: Elevated view over trees towards the west of Upper Campus at the University of Wisconsin. Washburn Observatory, with windmills behind it, is on the right n...
Description: Interior view of altar at Blessed Sacrament Church, 2119 Rowley Avenue, which has been redecorated in honor of its silver jubilee.
Description: Mrs. C. S. Gonstead sits next to the fireplace in her home (aka "El Clare" estate) at 602 South 2nd Street in Mt. Horeb. Madison architect Herbert Fritz de...
Description: A colorized image of a girls' swimming class at the Brittingham Park bathhouse.
Description: Historical Society Library, exterior view of the U-shaped space behind the building that will be used for expansion.
Date: 1944 ca.
Description: Elevated exterior view of the fourth Wisconsin State Capitol.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View from shoreline of Lake Mendota of side of boathouse on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Two people stand in an arched doorway, and a pier e...
Description: Third Wisconsin State Capitol, the second in Madison, as seen from East Washington Avenue.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: University of Wisconsin-Madison Science Hall. View looking up Langdon Street, with a horse-drawn wagon on the right.
Date: 1951-01-01 ca.
Description: Walter J. Kohler, Jr. sits on an oversized sofa in the Governor's office prior to his inauguration ceremony. With him are Wisconsin's other constitutional...
Description: A detail of a Sanborn map showing the area around North Franklin, North Blair and North Hancock Streets.
Description: Exterior view of the Wisconsin State Capitol.
Date: 1965 ca.
Description: Mapleside, 3500 University Avenue. This historic home was later demolished.
Date: date unknown
Description: "Government" pendentive, one of four panels of glass mosaic by Kenyon Cox, in the Wisconsin State Capitol. The artist sought the decorative properties of t...
Description: Elevated view of the second block of East Main Street showing the intersection of East Main and Webster streets. Businesses include the Argus Office and th...
Description: Members of the Junior Red Cross, Boy Scouts of Troops 20 and 30, and boys of Madison, sitting on the back of a Truax Field army truck loaded with waste pap...
Description: Three flat goose shapes, with wings outstretched, one above the other on a square post set at an angle, set in the yard among garden plants, shrubs, and a...
Date: 1948 ca.
Description: Lincoln Monument in front of Bascom Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. A stone bench curves around the statue, which sits in a paved walk...
Description: Water Tower located on East Washington Avenue.
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