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Date: 1904 before

Description: A view of the tree-lined walkway leading up to the entrance of the Capitol building.

Date: 1937-10-13 

Description: Herman Straus and son standing in front of printing press at Straus Printing Co., 214 East Washington Avenue.

Date: 1944-09-15 

Description: Mrs. Wesley C. Stehr, (Phyllis Bergh) holding son Richard "Dickie". Mrs. Stehr and her son are staying with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Reid Bergh, 1250 Sher...

Date: 1950-02-06 

Description: Exterior view of the George Kaeser residence, 5725 Old Middleton Road. The home features a Sauk City stone exterior and natural woods, linking the hillside...

Date: 1956-10-18 

Description: Nancy and Jesse Hyman Jr. dress in costume to promote Centennial Week, October 22 - 27, in observation of the city of Madison's 100th year.

Photograph

Madison Art Guild

Date: 1949-08-13 

Description: Madison Art Guild members sit on a blanket for a picnic during an outdoor painting session. From left are Mrs. George W. Janet Washa, Mrs. Winfield (Ethel)...

Date:  ca.

Description: Two women sitting in yard. One woman sits in a rocking chair, the other woman sits on the ground, holding an ear of corn in her lap. In the background a vi...

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Date: 1959-06-03 

Description: Alderman-Elect Renee Reese (left) and Gale Kocvara, retiring treasurer, gather around the refreshment table during ceremonies for the installation of newly...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Madison's old Central Fire Station (1881-1904), 10 South Webster Street, with Police Station on the left. Probably photographed at the turn of the century...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of the Gothic Revival residence located at 150-152 Center Street.

Date: 1955-09-29 

Description: The string trio of the Older Adult Klub (OAK), Gus Torgerson, Henry Brenneman, and Julia Bennett, rehearsing for a senior citizen workshop on recreation fo...

Photograph

YW Teen-Canteen

Date: 1959-01-22 

Description: Activities at the Teen-Canteen at the YWCA, 122 State Street, are sponsored by the Junior High Y-Teen clubs in Madison. Reading the East High School paper...

Photograph

Valentine Children

Date: 1947-02-04 

Description: Jane Darling, one of the "Valentine Children".

Date: 1957-06-18 

Description: Mabel Stagg (right) presents a check from the Madison Soroptimist Club to two representatives of HEAR (hearing, education, and rehabilitation) to sponsor d...

Date:  

Description: Mamie Arms Hall, mother of Lewis Arms, holds up her red cross badge which shows she has a son at war. These badges were usually displayed on a door or in a...

Date: 1960-01-16 

Description: Shown at a table (L-R) are Carol Robb, Margarete Anderson, Doral Robb, and Donald Anderson.

Photograph

Hunters with Fox

Date: 1931-11-07 

Description: Three men (including Hilgers) proudly display their trophy fox.

Photograph

Syttende Mai Parade

Date: 1954-05-16 

Description: Robert Jacobson, Jesse Utter, and David Drotning ride on the Knights of Pythias float during the annual Syttende Mai parade in Stoughton.

Date: 1929-12-11 

Description: New street lights at night at the corner of S. Park Street, Vilas Avenue, and W. Washington Avenue. Taken looking South on Park Street.

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