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Photograph

Orchid in Winter

Date: 2014-02 

Description: Close-up of an orchid branch.

Date: 1948-08-11 

Description: Louis Heindel (left), Madison Business Association president, presented plaques to Edwin J. Connor, Emery Oliver, and Louis Hirsig in recognition of outsta...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A Lake Mendota boathouse, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright and built at the foot of North Carroll Street in 1893.

Date: 1958-01-18 

Description: A man hands keys to a woman (possibly Mrs. Howard Radder) while standing in front of a Plymouth station wagon at Gillespie-Blumer Motors, 802 East Washingt...

Date: 1958-06-28 

Description: Members of Central High school's Class of 1938 sign in at their reunion at the Elk's Club. Seated are Eleanore Rodgers and William Werner. Standing from le...

Date: 1970-03-29 

Description: Night view of the Wisconsin State Capitol dome, which is the only granite dome in the United States. It is made with white Bethel Vermont granite and cost...

Date: 1930-09-10 

Description: A truck with sign advertising the movie, "Africa Speaks" is parked in front of the Kaybee Store, next to the Capitol Theatre, 209 State Street where the mo...

Photograph

Kitchen

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: A woman poses her kitchen with all of the modern conveniences.

Date: 1946-08 

Description: North or the South All Star High School football team taken in Camp Randall Stadium.

Date: 1900-03-27 

Description: Bulletin board at the State Historical Society building.

Date: 1961-07-06 

Description: Earth moving equipment excavates for a new state office building complex located both north and south of University Avenue near Segoe Road on the west side...

Date: 1948-10-28 

Description: Connie and Michael Burch, children of Mr. and Mrs. Byron B. Burch, 205 South Owen Drive, with their huge pumpkin in observance of Halloween.

Date: 1959-01-05 

Description: Eight Dane County elected officials take their oath of office for two year terms. Circuit Judge Richard W. Bardwell swore in the officials. Shown (left to...

Date: 1926 ca.

Description: Originally titled 'Recent Aeroplane View of University Campus', the view of the Wisconsin Historical Society, the Red Gym, Science Hall and Bascom Hall wit...

Date: 1931-01-06 

Description: A man stands at a safety zone in the middle of West Mifflin Street between lanes of traffic at the corner of State Street and N. Carroll Street, waiting to...

Date: 1959-09-14 

Description: The annual Mendota Yacht Club's Commodore's dinner-dance is held at the Maple Bluff Country Club. The event is held annually to close out the sailing and y...

Photograph

Bus Fire

Date: 1951-05-01 

Description: A Madison fire truck parks at the scene of a Greyhound bus fire at the corner of East Main Street and South Pinckney Street in front of the S.S. Kresge sto...

Date: 1954-11-11 

Description: Representatives of the Pythian Order of the State of Wisconsin present equipment to the Washington Orthopedic School at 545 West Dayton Street. Mrs. Marie...

Photograph

Leonard W. Weeks

Date: 1856 

Description: Quarter-length oval portrait of Leonard W. Weeks. He was born in Caledonia County, Vermont, on November 18, 1805, and moved to Wisconsin in the spring of 1...

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Description: North wing of the Wisconsin State Capitol under construction, with construction scaffolding in the foreground.

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