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Date: 1860 ca.

Description: View across Capitol Park lawn towards the corner of West Main and South Carroll Streets with businesses and horse-drawn wagons. The building at the corner...

Date: 1954 ca.

Description: View of the Sherman Avenue and its surrounding area. There are several automobiles driving visible on the road, with the bridge in the foreground and the a...

Date: 1953-08-09 

Description: A group of Madison residents view the twisted hulk of a car in which David Huse, an airman at Truax Field, was killed. The accident occurred 4 miles south...

Photograph

Monona Avenue

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: The Insurance Building, located at 119-123 Monona Avenue.

Date: 1970-04-05 

Description: The stockade from the Civil War era that still remains on the grounds of Camp Randall.

Photograph

Ice Cream Vendors

Date: 1934-05-17 

Description: Group portrait of 22 disabled American veterans who are Forget-Me-Not ice cream bars vendors. They pose in front of 503 State Street with boxes of ice crea...

Photograph

Kresge Corner

Date: 1879 

Description: The S.S. Kresge Company building at 25-27 East Main Street. Several businesses, including Rowley & Co., a general store, and S. Klauber dry goods, are in t...

Photograph

Race Car on Trailer

Date:  date unknown

Description: Race car built by Ideal Body Company on a trailer parked in front of the Ideal Body Company shop on Park Street.

Photograph

Texaco Bulk Station

Date: 1930-07-11 

Description: View of a Texaco bulk station and storage tanks from across the railroad tracks at 919 E. Main Street.

Photograph

Dane County Farm

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A Dane County farm on Highway 113.

Date: 1952-10-18 

Description: Aerial view of Madison General Hospital, the surrounding Greenbush and Vilas neighborhoods, and Camp Randall in the background.

Photograph

Conover Residence

Date:  

Description: The Frederick King Conover Residence at 309 North Pinckney Street.

Date: 1928-03-30 

Description: Wisconsin State Capitol night view.

Date: 1892 ca.

Description: Shows pipes of various sizes, hydrants with hydrant pressure, valves, wells, and projected lines. Differs from earlier versions by inclusion of Wingra Park...

Photograph

Agricultural Hall

Date: 1916 before

Description: View of Agriculture Hall from a distance on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Bascom Hall is in the background on Bascom Hill. The dome on Bascom...

Date:  

Description: A vintage view and a modern view of the house at 3822 John Street, presented as a pair. The vintage view shows the house on a dirt lot when it was newly bu...

Photograph

Leslie Bird House

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Leslie Bird house. Bird worked as the Registrar at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. The two-story house is built on a stone founda...

Date: 1876-07-04 

Description: Stereograph of view of procession, military company and citizens at Great Centennial Day at the Capitol Square. Scene at Main and Carroll Streets showing t...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of the outdoor landscape as seen from a window in Stoughton Hospital along with an inset of the building in the corner.

Date: 1896 

Description: View through open doorway, looking out towards Mrs. Lucius Fairchild and her granddaughter, Frances Bull, standing on a sidewalk. Original caption reads, "...

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