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Date: 1959-03-17 

Description: John Flad, Robert Sutherland, Dr. Walter J. Durkopp and Bert E. Miller, four charter members of the Madison Optimist Club, recall the organization date 35...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A woman, Grace, smiles as she poses while standing in a sand pit near the intersection of Fish Hatchery Road and Park Street. A note on the back of the pho...

Photograph

John Muir Clock

Date:  

Description: Photograph of clock made by John Muir while a student at the University of Wisconsin in 1860. Mary Sward, an employee of The State Historical Society of...

Photograph

Milton House Cabin

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: The Milton House was supposedly a part of the Underground Railroad during the Civil War. The house was built in 1845 by Joseph Goodrich and turned into an...

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Description: Interior of living room/parlor, hall, and staircase.

Date: 1920 

Description: Six girls in black costumes pose on stage at the Kehl School of Dance.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Workers in the metal finishing room at the McCormick Reaper Works. In 1902 the factory became part of the International Harvester Company.

Photograph

Catholic Church

Date: 1924 

Description: Side view of the Catholic Church from the bottom of a low hill. Two more buildings are on the left and right behind the church. Bare trees are in the lawn...

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: This early-20th century map of Clark County, Wisconsin, shows the township and range grid, sections, cities and villages, wagon roads, railroads, settlers,...

Photograph

Star Redoubt

Date:  date unknown

Description: A road curves to the right and in the background, the Star Redoubt, a military structure built by Continental soldiers during the winter encampment of 1777...

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1912 

Description: View down Main Street. The street is lined with two-story shops and buildings. There is a gazebo on the second story of a building on the right side of the...

Photograph

V-J Day Celebration

Date: 1945-08-15 

Description: Seaman 1st class Tom Teeley with newsboy, Bernard Ehrmann, holding a copy of the Wisconsin State Journal with headline declaring peace in the Pacific. Cel...

Photograph

Ole J. Urness

Date:  

Description: Head and shoulders oval portrait of Ole J. Urness [as written on portrait; also written as Ole Johnson Urnes on Descriptive Rolls, Volume 20], a corporal i...

Date: 1934-08 

Description: Building at the Tri-State Fair, outside of which a white pine tree dying from white pine blister rust is displayed.

Date: 1868 ca.

Description: Elevated view over rooftops looking towards Lake Michigan shoreline. Seaman's Furniture and Rooms building is surrounded by other commercial buildings. The...

Date: 1906-08-30 

Description: A screw passenger excursion vessel or whaleback, the Christopher Columbus, passing through the Broadway Bridge.

Date: 1934-05-10 

Description: Two bartenders stand in the middle of the circular bar at the Park Hotel.

Photograph

Theresa Marsh

Date: 1984-03 

Description: "Traveling west over the Theresa Marsh, Hwy 28 intersects Hwy 175 at this intersection."

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Description: Outdoor portrait of Charles Edward Shepard posing with an axe.

Date: 1962-06 

Description: Interior of a wrecked building in Vinh Quoi, Vietnam, after a Viet Cong attack. Plaster from the walls and pieces of the roof form a heap of charred rubble...

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