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A Wisconsin family's photography of their life, pets, parades and other festivities from the late 19th through the early 20th century.

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Baby Week

Date: 1952-04-16 

Description: Portrait of two cousins, grandchildren of Dr. and Mrs. Frank L. Weston. On the left is Peter Johnson, age 5-months, son of Mr. and Mrs. William E. Johnson....

Date: 1954-05-19 

Description: Large group of Knights of Columbus women, standing in front of buses made to look like railroad cars. They are returning from a convention held in Racine.

Date: 1954-10-14 

Description: Edith Getz (left), Lillian Fried, and George Bernhagen cook pancakes on an improvised grill during a Civil Defence emergency mass-feeding practice.

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...

Date: 1954-09-05 

Description: State Senator Warren Knowles, (R-New Richmond), Republican-endorsed candidate for lieutenant governor (right), crouches to greet Tom and Bill Jasper, two y...

Date: 1898 

Description: Louis and Henry Harder and Mr. and Mrs. Schildhauer pose by a tree with their bicycles parked nearby. They were probably resting during a bicycle ride on M...

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Levitan Building

Date: 1973 before

Description: The Levitan Building, 15 West Main. The detail over the entrance exhibits Egyptian architecture in the terra cotta details. The columns are copies of Eypt...

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John James Blaine

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Description: Wisconsin Senator John J. Blaine.

Date: 1930-10-27 

Description: Lymon Schley, cottage fire burn victim, smoking a cigarette in the hospital.

Date: 1949-07-08 

Description: The newly elected officers of the Madison Exchange Club gather around a table at a meeting at the Capital Hotel. Seated, from left, are Corwin E. Shell, pr...

Date: 1953-07-19 

Description: View down the hill at the Madison Soap Box Derby on South Midvale Boulevard during a soap box derby race. One car is visible on the track and a large crowd...

Date: 1945-29 

Description: Young girl seated at child's training desk with top open showing blackboard.

Date: 1936-03-15 

Description: Frank family banquet at the home of Morris L. Frank, located at 611 Chapman Street. The family were Greenbush residents.

Date: 1958-05 

Description: A fashion show with models from various Madison credit unions is presented at a luncheon given at the Blackhawk County Club for wives who accompanied their...

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Miller House

Date: 1951 

Description: The Miller house, 3500 University Avenue.

Date: 1932-03-04 

Description: Handicrafts, including wicker furniture and rugs on display at the sales display room in Wisconsin Memorial Hospital, on Farwell Point, adjoining Mendota M...

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Curling Bonspiel

Date: 1956-12-28 

Description: Celia Stevenson rink of Poynette at the Madison bonspiel. Shown left to right: Celia Stevenson, Shirley Emerson, Kay Trenary, and Eileen Johnson.

Date: 1953-07-07 

Description: Volunteer workers of the American Red Cross are given special recognition. Four of the "faithful" ones are shown. Left to right are: Mrs. Herman (Mildred)...

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Edward Thomas Owen

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Description: Studio portrait of Edward Thomas Owen in suit, with full moustache and beard.

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