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Date: 1948-10-13 

Description: Monona Marshal Rollin Boden, directing traffic.

Date: 1958 ca.

Description: St. John's Church. An automobile is parked in the foreground near a tree.

Date: 1953-11-07 

Description: Firemen stand on the roof of Quality Service Laundry at 1202 Regent Street as smoke billows out from below.

Photograph

Edgewater Hotel

Date: 1958 ca.

Description: The Edgewater Hotel, 666 Wisconsin Avenue. The original wing was in the moderne style by architect Lawrence Monberg and built for the Quisling family in 1...

Photograph

Lincoln Monument

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: Sculpture of Lincoln in front of Bascom Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Bascom Hall is in the background, and snow covers the ground. T...

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: University of Wisconsin-Madison students stand on a Lake Mendota pier while others paddle a canoe.

Photograph

University Heights

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Elevated view from Summit Avenue looking east over University Heights and the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Governor's Office in Wisconsin State Capitol during the tenure of Tommy Thompson.

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: The John A. Johnson house, located at 316 Wisconsin Avenue, was probably built by John Gripper who lived there in 1868. The house was purchased by Johnson...

Date: 1926 

Description: Exterior of building on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

Date: 1949-07-21 

Description: Mrs. H. E. Colbert supervises her daughter, Bonita, and Susan Hickey, both 2 years old, as they play in a sand pile at one of the play areas with wooden bl...

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1927 ca.

Description: A view of Main Street. In the middle of the photo, Shurtleffs Ice Cream, Cigars, and Candy Shop can be seen.

Map or Atlas

Sanborn Map of Verona

Date: 1894 

Description: Sanborn map of Verona, Wisconsin.

Date: 1957-04-24 

Description: Lewis Arms sits on a railing outside University Hospital where he worked as a storeroom clerk. He is wearing a white jacket and hat.

Photograph

Park Street

Date: 1948 

Description: Park Street at Olin Avenue, looking south. On the left is Moore's Super Service Gas Station and an eatery. On the right, residential homes.

Photograph

Pilgrim Church

Date: 1915 

Description: An exterior view of the Pilgrim Church, located at 955 Jenifer Street. This building was built in 1914, designed by Claude and Starke. The Chapel has ser...

Date: 1955-07-24 

Description: The Soap Box Derby held on East Washington Avenue leading from the Wisconsin State Capitol. Shown is racer Kenny Minett from Richland Center posing in his...

Date: 1896 

Description: Tree-lined State Street from Bascom Hill on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Traffic on State Street includes a well-dressed gentlemen on horseb...

Date: 1852 

Description: Pencil drawing of view overlooking Madison. The sketch looks down North Hamilton Street from the capitol. Rutted, irregular streets and frame houses mark...

Postcard

Little Norway

Date: 1948 

Description: Colorized postcard of a bedroom with a built-in bed with bed curtains, two chairs and a table. A large painting decorates the wall.

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