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Photograph

Pinckney Street

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Description: Elevated view down Pinckney Street on the capitol square. Pinckney Street, about 1865 from the corner of East Main and South Pinckney looking toward Lake M...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Winter scene up the center of a tree-lined State Street from the 600 block, with the Wisconsin State Capitol visible in the distance. Streetcar tracks are...

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Description: Aerial view of the East side of Madison between Lake Monona and Lake Mendota, from Blair Street to the Yahara River.

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: The dome is under construction and is just visible over the roof of a commercial building on East Main Street. Signs on the corner building on Main Street...

Date: 1948-02-06 

Description: Looking southeast across Speedway Road. Visible are the reservoir on Glenway Street, Hoyt Park, Resurrection and Forest Hill cemeteries, Glenway Golf cours...

Date: 1990-05 date unknown

Description: One of four allegorical statuary groups, done by sculptor Karl Bitter, on the exterior of the Wisconsin State Capitol. This one is named "Strength", and is...

Photograph

Lake Mendota

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Description: Lake Mendota along the shore of the University of Wisconsin. A man rows a boat in the lake.

Date: 1865 ca.

Description: University of Wisconsin-Madison campus showing the first three buildings on campus, South Hall (left), University Hall [Bascom Hall] (center), and North Ha...

Photograph

Sheriff's Residence

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The Dane County sheriff's residence, with the county jail behind. A corner of the Dane County Court House is seen on the far left.

Date: 1927-08-22 

Description: Charles Lindbergh landing the Spirit of St. Louis, a Ryan NYP at Pennco Field (Royal Airport). This stop was one of only two appearances made in Wis...

Date: 1948-11-17 

Description: The new Wisconsin Telephone Company west side exchange building in the 2100 block of Franklin Avenue.

Date: 1919-01 

Description: Temporary building built after the fire in Burke that destroyed the Droster Brothers General Store. The Droster's bought out John Quilty's store, which in...

Date: 1948-11-28 

Description: Arthur Pulvermacher and his dog, Chubby, are the heroes of the neighborhood along Dane Street. The dog was known for its prowess in rat catching, protector...

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Description: Sunset over Lake Mendota.

Date: 1923 

Description: This manuscript blueprint map shows land parcels regarding the development of the Shorewood community, located on the city side of Lake Mendota. Original c...

Date: 1948-10-31 

Description: Rt. Rev. Adaltbert Turowski, Vatican City, Rome, father general of the Catholic Pallottine Order which will operate the seminary, shown addressing the audi...

Painting

Stoner House

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: The Stoner house, located at 321 South Hamilton Street.

Date: 1909 

Description: Close-up of the demolition of the dome of the Third Capitol, one of the few known photographs that permits such close observation of the architectural deta...

Date: 1951 ca.

Description: The Veterans' Administration Hospital, located at 2500 Overlook Terrace.

Photograph

Farmer's Market

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of the farmer's market on East Washington Avenue near storefronts. Many horse-drawn buggies and wagons are lined up on both sides of the aven...

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