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Clermont Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of downtown looking down Clermont Street. The two-story First National Bank is visible on the right among other businesses and a chur...

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Lathrop Hall

Date: 1931 before

Description: Exterior of front entrance from across University Avenue on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Aerial view of College Avenue looking west. Several campus buildings at Lawrence College are visible in the foreground.

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Ingram Block

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Ingram block, with several pedestrians walking along its sidewalk.

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Santo Domingo

Date:  date unknown

Description: Harvest Corn Dance at the pueblo of Santo Domingo.

Date: 1910 

Description: Photomontage of two men in a rowboat, one of whom is attempting to spear a giant fish with a forked spear, while the other is drinking out of a jug labeled...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Promotional postcard with three city scene sketches and thirty-one characteristics of the city listed. Text reads, "Kankakee the Rising City Beautiful."...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard of the Turk's Head, a formation in Devil's Lake State Park. Foliage is visible in the foreground. The lake, trees, bluffs and sky appear...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of two men looking at document that Mel Esser, sitting, is holding in his hand. Charlie "Breaky" Brendler, w...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of buildings lining Washington Street with cable cars.

Date: ????-05-29 date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard of Butternut Lake in the spring. A pier and latticed boathouse can be seen. The opposite shore has trees and foliage. Text below reads,...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard of an exterior view of the State Historical Library, now the headquarters building of the Wisconsin Historical Society.

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Park Street

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Park Street, looking toward Lake Mendota. A portion of the Wisconsin Historical Society can be seen on the righthand side of the photo.

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Andy Gump Statue

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the Andy Gump statue in Flat Iron Park. Picnic tables, flowers, and trees are in the background.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The Lorenzo Dow Fargo Library.

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Mineral Springs

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Mineral Springs.

Date: 1916 

Description: Two girls wearing white dresses ride a pig, sitting back-to-back. One girl holds the pig's tail and the other holds its ears. A boy pokes the pig's haunch...

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Main Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of buildings along Main Street. A tavern sits next to a general store with a gas pump on the corner. Two automobiles are parked outsi...

Date: 1905 

Description: A view of Main street, looking east from Fourth Street. It is interesting to note that "The Largest Whiskey House" saloon is located next door to a drug st...

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Church Near Lake

Date:  date unknown

Description: Hilltop view of the Congregational church on Madeline Island (?). In the background are buildings, houses, and the shoreline of a lake.

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