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Date: 1967-06 

Description: Composite panoramic view of the south side of the 100 block of State Street. Businesses include: Brathaus, The Perfume Shop, Lou's Tobacco Bar, Pattie Wago...

Date: 1918 

Description: Three couples posed in and in front of an automobile, and another man standing next to the car on the left. Trees are in the background.

Photograph

Cow Pasture

Date: 1966-05-30 ca.

Description: View from hill of cows grazing below in a pasture, as seen through a cluster of trees in bud.

Photograph

Carnival Banners

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: The exterior of carnival banners with people gathered in front of them. Probably depicting "Gay Paree" at the State Fair.

Photograph

Stone Tower

Date: 1924 ca.

Description: The stone tower and garage at the Hotz compound. There is also a flag pole and rustic fence. A ladder was used to access the lookout atop the tower, with v...

Photograph

Maple Bluff

Date:  

Description: Lake Mendota near Maple Bluff with an old stone boat landing.

Date: 1985-04 

Description: Martin P. Koll poses after being elected village president.

Date: 1948-07-25 

Description: The Grand Champion Winner Frankie Meyers, son of Mr. and Mrs. David Meyers, 310 West Dayton Street, is shown seated in his White Racer.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Three men pose standing on ice around North Pier lighthouse. In the background is the town along the shoreline.

Photograph

Door County Shore

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: View along shoreline towards short rustic fence. Grasses grow in the shallow water, and large rocks are near the fence.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Two African American farmers in a field operating horse-drawn walking plows.

Photograph

Horse-Drawn Wagon

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Two men, two boys, and a small dog sit in a Weber wagon drawn by a mule.

Photograph

Terra Cotta Detail

Date: 1974-10-27 

Description: Decorative terra cotta details on the exterior front of the Schlimgen Building at 1327 University Avenue.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Steamboat "Alexander Mitchell" leaving Kilbourn landing.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A road crew repairs a street.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group of campers sits on the porch of a cabin while making baskets at Camp Sherwood. Several others sit on a dock or wooden walkway leading from the cabi...

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: Peter Obranovich (better known at the time as "Pete Bobo"), promoter for the festival, on horseback riding up to address the festival staff near the campin...

Date: 1962 ca.

Description: View down side of street of a group of African American men and women walking along a sidewalk. On the right cars are coming up the street. Across the stre...

Date: 1924-09 

Description: Two men are standing on opposite sides of a table full of small crates of fruit, possibly apples (?). The original caption reads: "Roadside market scene."

Date:  date unknown

Description: Man on a ladder painting around a window of the Jackson County Bank. Arch over the intersection partially visible on the right edge, as are several people...

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