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Bascom Hall

Date: 1932 

Description: Exterior from west of Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

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Hungarian Refugee

Date: 1957-02-23 

Description: Lasslo (Larry) Csukardy, a Hungarian refugee, receives instruction about operating a tractor from his "American father" Don Andree.

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Gerald Edgren

Date: 1951-04-14 

Description: 17-year-old Gerald Edgren, a newspaper carrier for the Capital Times, won a trip to Detroit and Canada in a magazine and newspaper contest sponsored by the...

Date: 1954-09-15 

Description: Governor Walter J. Kohler Jr. signs a document while four boys, probably newspaper carriers, look on.

Date: 1947-10-18 

Description: Miss Catherine Ahern, a member of the board of directors of the Madison Tuberculosis Association, holding a double-bar cross, the symbol of the association...

Date: 1954-07-11 

Description: Zor Shrine members with their camels at Madison's Vilas Park Zoo. The shriners give rides to children every Sunday morning on their camels, housed at the z...

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Felix's Bakery

Date: 1928-08-26 

Description: Night view of luscious pastries in the display window at Felix's Bakery, owned by Felix Odehnal, 715 University Avenue.

Date: 1952-08-04 

Description: Mrs. Earl (Josephine) Wheeler holds an old lusterware pitcher from the antique collection of the late Miss Catherine Corscot.

Date: 1944-09-15 

Description: Mrs. Wesley C. Stehr, (Phyllis Bergh) holding son Richard "Dickie". Mrs. Stehr and her son are staying with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Reid Bergh, 1250 Sher...

Date: 1908 

Description: A panoramic aerial view of the Isthmus taken from a kite. Lake Mendota is to the right in the background with Picnic Point jutting into the lake. The photo...

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Pre-Camp Physical

Date: 1933-07-14 

Description: Doctor John E. Gonce examines a child's throat while other children wait in line, in order to go to "The Capital Times" Kiddie Camp.

Date: 1974-11-17 

Description: A stone bas-relief of an announcer adorns the entrance to Madison Business College at 215 West Washington Avenue. This building used to house WKOW radio an...

Date: 1928-01-23 

Description: Capitol Theatre lounge.

Date: 1950-09-12 

Description: Dr. Margaret Prouty, 26 Breese Terrace, takes the blood pressure of Patsy Dorow, formerly of Reedsburg, who resides at the YWCA. Seated at the left is Mrs....

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Bonspiel Banquet

Date: 1958-02-28 

Description: Peg Caldwell (left), Minerva Stewart, Lorraine Traut and Eleanore Gessner enjoy baskets of popcorn before the Badger Bonspiel banquet.

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Women in a Sand Pit

Date:  date unknown

Description: Florance Trask poses standing in a sand pit located near the intersection of Fish Hatchery Road and Park Street. Another woman, Grace, can be seen digging...

Date: 1960-11-05 

Description: Weisner (38) runs with the ball during the University of Wisconsin vs. Northwestern football homecoming game.

Date: 1954-10-14 

Description: Eldred Heiser (left), Isabelle Hyslop, and Janet DePiazza gather around an oven/kettle intended for cooking soup, meats, and stews during a Civil Defense e...

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Rabbit

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A rabbit sits on the floor in front of a curtained shelf. A laundry basket sits on a chair nearby.

Date: 1945-11-01 

Description: Anchor stokers and Kewaunee boilers, at the RMR Corporation building, 1400 East Washington Avenue.

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