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Date: 1950 ca.

Description: The Herman Loftsgordon family residence at 2429 Center Avenue with daughter Hazel on the steps. Loftsgordon served as chairman of Anchor Savings and Loan...

Date: 1948-11-06 

Description: Blooming Grove neighbors of John Speranza digging a basement for a new Speranza shop which will replace the one lost to a fire that also destroyed the Sper...

Map or Atlas

Sanborn Map Detail

Date: 1908 

Description: A detail of a Sanborn map showing the area around North Franklin, North Blair and North Hancock Streets.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: This map of Madison is also a brochure of activities for vacationers in the area. The map includes indexes and some points of interest are shown pictoriall...

Date:  

Description: Aerial view of Union Corners intersection of East Washington Avenue, Milwaukee Street and North Street looking north. The Rayovac building is in the foregr...

Photograph

Mapleside

Date: 1965 ca.

Description: Mapleside, 3500 University Avenue. This historic home was later demolished.

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:  

Description: Elevated view of the second block of East Main Street showing the intersection of East Main and Webster streets. Businesses include the Argus Office and th...

Photograph

Paper Drive

Date: 1945-08-11 

Description: Members of the Junior Red Cross, Boy Scouts of Troops 20 and 30, and boys of Madison, sitting on the back of a Truax Field army truck loaded with waste pap...

Date: 1892 ca.

Description: This map oriented with north to the upper left shows railroads, creeks, post offices, smaller lakes, Lake Mendota, Lake Monona, Lake Wingra, Lake Waubesa,...

Date: 1874 before

Description: Residence of the Honorable David Atwood on the corner of West Doty Street and Monona Avenue (now Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd.). Later this house was owned...

Photograph

Lincoln Monument

Date: 1948 ca.

Description: Lincoln Monument in front of Bascom Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. A stone bench curves around the statue, which sits in a paved walk...

Photograph

Water Tower

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Water Tower located on East Washington Avenue.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Perspective view of an unidentified street paved with gravel, with the photographer's silhouette. There is a house on a hill on the right, and more houses...

Photograph

Stewart House

Date: 1925-06-28 

Description: Exterior view of the Stewart house, located in the vicinity of Verona.

Date: 1976-01-11 

Description: A grand, landmark boathouse which was on the north shore of Lake Mendota and was a part of Camp Indianola, one of the nation's oldest boys' camps. Over 20...

Date: 1980 

Description: A large telephone pole shadow is cast over a road in the industrial park on Evergreen Road.

Date: 1948-05-12 

Description: View from across street of the storefront of Hanson & Offerdahl Men's Wear store, 1961 Winnebago Street, Madison's newest men's shop, taken on the occasion...

Photograph

Smart Studios

Date: 2023 

Description: View from across intersection towards Smart Studios at the corner of Baldwin Street and East Washington Avenue.

Date: 1950 before

Description: Lewis Arms strums a guitar, with one foot resting on the bumper of a car at 629 Milton Street.

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