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Date: 1939-01-11 

Description: Governor Julius P. Heil and four men, standing next to a AAA dual control driver training car, courtesy of Pontiac Motor Division. The car is parked in fro...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Picnic Point from shoreline of Lake Mendota at the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. There is a university building on the hill on the left, and a pi...

Photograph

Fuller Opera House

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Fuller Opera House, which later became the Parkway Theater and was razed in 1954.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: An exterior view of the new wing, added in 1912, to Madison General Hospital (all demolished). Madison General Hospital merged with Methodist Hospital and...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View across Bascom Hill of the old engineering building at 1000 Bascom Mall. The building now houses the School of Education.

Date: 1976 

Description: Indexed map of campus buildings, streets, and residence halls. Also included on the map is information about buses. The back of the map features campus bus...

Date: 1948-05-27 

Description: Testimonial banquet, in Crystal Ballroom of the Loraine Hotel, sponsored by the Rotary Club, for Thomas E. Jones, UW track coach, who will be retiring afte...

Photograph

Chadbourne Hall

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: Exterior of dormitory on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The first hall of this name; it was later razed to make way for a larger dormitory of...

The Watercolors of Winifred Ford

Read about the life and career of painter Winifred Ford who created watercolors of historic Madison residences.

Photograph

Lathrop Hall

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: View from across University Avenue of building on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

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Bascom Hall

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: Bascom Hall with dome (formerly Main Hall) from Bascom Hill on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The Lincoln Monument is in front of the entrance...

Date: 1933 ca.

Description: View from across State Street of men and women standing in front of the Stemp Typewriter Company as deliveries are stacked on the sidewalk. Stanley P. Stem...

Date: 1958 ca.

Description: Arched entrance at corner of the building near sidewalk. Sign to the right of the door gives the times for mass.

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...

Date: 1931-01-06 

Description: A man stands at a safety zone in the middle of West Mifflin Street between lanes of traffic at the corner of State Street and N. Carroll Street, waiting to...

Date: 1938-02-17 

Description: Regina Groves (Mrs. Earl Barnhart), sits at her desk, operating an interdepartment communication system at the Groves School for Secretaries. Behind her is...

Photograph

Steamboat House

Date: 1974-01-06 

Description: Exterior view of 1130 Shorewood Boulevard, built in 1935 it was known as the "steamboat-round-the-bend" because the second story gives the appearance of a...

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Description: A worker on scaffolding installs ceiling tiles and new lights, concealing the plaster coffers in the library lobby of the Wisconsin Historical Society.

Date: 1967-06 

Description: Composite panoramic view of the south side of the 400 block of State Street. Businesses include: Giuseppe's Pizzeria, a record store, Meuer Photoart House,...

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Employment Office

Date: 1934-08-09 

Description: Office of the Wisconsin State Employment Service. View of King Street looking toward Capitol Square from East Doty Street. Businesses in view include Quisl...

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