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Date: 1950-09-30 

Description: UW band director Ray Dvorak directs after returning from a two year battle with injuries suffered in a train wreck. He is shown in uniform directing the cr...

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Lucian H. Palmer

Date: 1907 

Description: Portrait of Lucian (or Lucien) H. Palmer from the 1907 composite image of the Wisconsin Assembly. In 1906, Palmer (a Republican) was the first African Amer...

Date: 1945-09-28 

Description: Swap & Shop rummage sale tables in the Guild Hall of Grace Episcopal Church, 110 West Washington Avenue. Four women are behind the tables serving three cus...

Date: 1959-03-31 

Description: Four Madison Newspapers, Inc., carrier salesmen (or newspaper home delivery boys) look over possible awards for new subscriptions, such as prizes, cash, or...

Date: 1950-11-04 

Description: Wisconsin's Bob "Ripper" Radcliffe is shown tackling Purdue ballcarrier Curtic Jones (#18) during the football game at Camp Randall Stadium. Other players...

Date: 1934-06-11 

Description: Simpson's women's clothing store, with Art Deco sign, located at 23-25 Pinckney Street on the Capitol Square.

Date: 1947-12-29 

Description: Madison high school cheerleaders who attended a conference in Janesville representing the Big Eight high schools. From left: Lyal Leverentz, East High; A...

Date: 1957-02-22 

Description: Nine-year-old Jim Grann (left) and Bill Withers box during the "Little Badgers" exhibition contests prior to the Wisconsin-San Jose State boxing match at t...

Date: 1948-04-03 

Description: California Aggies' Don Brown has just blocked a right hand smash by the Badgers' Don Dickinson in the first round of their light heavyweight bout. The two...

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Zesto Malt Shop

Date: 1956 

Description: Waiter making a malt in the Zesto Malt Shop at 658 State Street.

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Flom Hotel

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Description: People stand on the front porch of the Flom Hotel on East Main Street.

Date: 1906 

Description: Robert M. La Follette, Sr., at Maple Bluff Farm with three of his children, Philip F. La Follette, Robert M. La Follette, Jr., and Mary, all of whom are dr...

Date: 1956-12-27 

Description: Three girls wearing Wisconsin Safety Patrol T-shirts and belts pretend to show a girl that it is alright to cross the street.

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McFarland Depot

Date: 1923 

Description: View down railroad tracks of the McFarland train depot. Two men are on the platform, and a cow grazes in the grass on the left.

Date: 1947-08-24 

Description: Chief meteorologist Rupert J. Batz at his desk at the U.S. Weather Bureau Station at North Hall on University of Wisconsin-Madison campus, is giving out th...

Date: 1949-12-06 

Description: A group gathers for a portrait around a table at the Park Hotel during the birthday dinner of Madison businessman Louis Hirsig. Seated at the dinner table...

Date: 1946-06-05 

Description: A Safway Steel Scaffold at the Capitol Heat and Power Plant, 624 East Main Street. Safway Steel Scaffolds Company, offices at 940 Williamson Street, is an...

Date: 1933-07-11 

Description: Trukold refrigerators in seven sizes, and Wardway wringer washing machines in three sizes, on display at Montgomery Ward's. "Safe dependable electric refr...

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Motel Pool

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Description: Children playing in the pool of the Madison Travel Lodge.

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Herbert Schenk

Date: 1947-03-25 

Description: Portrait of Herbert C. Schenk, school board member, running for another term on the Madison School Board.

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