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Photograph

West High School

Date: 1939-02-15 

Description: View of Regent Street side of West High School from Vista Road.

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: View across Park Street of Science Hall at the base of Bascom Hill on the University of Wisconsin Madison campus.

Date: 1909 

Description: A long column of men following a horse-drawn cart on State Street. The Wisconsin Historical Society, then known as the State Historical Society of Wisconsi...

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Description: A group of eleven men is posing outdoors in front of a two story building. On the far left is a man working a large bellows, perhaps for blacksmithing. Mos...

Date: 1889 

Description: Group potrait posed in a horse-drawn carriage outside the David Atwood House, at 204 Monona Avenue. Caption on back of photograph reads: "Group of ladies i...

Date: 1949-02-09 

Description: Aerial view of Madison, looking east across the Isthmus including the Wisconsin State Capitol, Lake Mendota, and Lake Monona.

Date: 1940-07-18 ca.

Description: Group of girls standing with or sitting on their bicycles preparing to depart from Neighborhood House at 768 W. Washington Avenue on a bike excursion/wiene...

Photograph

Park Hotel

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: An elevated view of the Park Hotel on the Capitol Square.

Photograph

Sloop "Peggy"

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Description: Gaff rigged sloop "Peggy".

Date: 1861 ca.

Description: View up State Street looking toward the Wisconsin State Capitol from the roof of University Hall (later Bascom Hall), about 1860 or 1861. Actually the pho...

Photograph

West Johnson Street

Date: 1940-09-28 

Description: West Johnson Street at the intersection of North Henry Street.

Date: 1898 

Description: Armory (Red Gym or Old Red) on Langdon Street on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. A boathouse is behind the Armory on Lake Mendota.

Date: 1953-01-16 

Description: Six people stand in front of a railroad car with a Duncan Hines advertisement on the side, two boxes of cake mix and a large cake with the sign "Another Ca...

Date: 1957-07-11 

Description: Mayor Ivan Nestingen; Head Librarian Helen Farr; and Library Board Member A. Kermit Frater stand outside Madison Public Library's new bookmobile. An uniden...

Map or Atlas

Sanborn Map

Date: 1892-03 

Description: Detail map including West Washington Avenue, West Main Street, West Wilson Street, and North and South Bedford Streets. Includes the Chicago, Milwaukee & S...

Date: 1927-04-01 

Description: Post Office at 215 Monona Avenue. View looking north from Wilson Street at the nearly completed front and south sides.

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Description: A man identified only as Taylor stands in the snow by his parked automobile in front of the Tuxedo Club on the 700 block of West Washington Avenue. He is w...

Photograph

Madison Police Boat

Date: 1954-04-02 

Description: Sergeant Norman Ehle and Lt. Herman Thomas crouch beneath a motor boat resting on a wood beam cradle at a boatyard. "The new 220-horsepower cruiser for the...

Photograph

Turner Hall

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Turnhalle Building (Turner Hall), 21 South Butler Street, Madison.

Date: 1952 ca.

Description: Employees of Hess Cooperage quarter log sections for barrel-making. The man standing in the middle of the image is Joe Hess.

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