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Widmer Cheese

Date: 1972 

Description: "Widmer Cheese was a campaign stop for New York Mayor John Lindsay as he looked for votes for president."

Date:  date unknown

Description: Farmyard with two barns, one with a cupola and a chute apparently for sending hay from the loft to the feed-station in the yard. Also in this view are two...

Date: 1911 

Description: Three quarter view of the Methodist Evangelical Church on a hillside. A belfry with no steeple and windows shaped like elongated pentagons.

Date: 1909 

Description: The exterior of the post office and hotel. A group of boys and men pose at the front of the post office. Another man leans on the side of a wagon. A young...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Street view in the S. 6th Street neighborhood of Walker's Point. The storefronts include the H.J. Heinz Co.; H. Mullen, a clothing and shoe store; J. Gerst...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Side view of man using an International Harvester Titan 10-20 tractor and a Janesville three bottom plow to work in a field. Farm buildings are in the far...

Date: 1929 

Description: Power plant machinery in the Wisconsin Power and Light Company substation.

Photograph

Walmar Lodge

Date: 1926 

Description: View from below of Walmar Lodge. A hammock is in the foreground.

Photograph

Token Creek Tavern

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: This view of the Token Creek Tavern (Field's Inn) was created from a tintype (circa 1870) by E.E. Lawrence. A crowd has gathered on the porch and balcony o...

Photograph

Krueger House

Date: 1899 

Description: Sarah Krueger sits with a dog on the porch of Alex Krueger's house.

Date: 1930 

Description: A smiling woman with a toddler looks out of the entrance to a birch wigwam. In the foreground is a campfire with cooking pots and pails. There is tent in t...

Photograph

Narrows, High Water

Date:  

Description: A group of people stands on the Narrows looking at the high water. Inscription by Dells pilot Leroy Gates visible across the river.

Date:  

Description: A teacher and students are posing outside on the lawn in front of a one-room clapboard schoolhouse. An automobile is parked on the right.

Photograph

Group on Lakeshore

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Two boys in swimsuits and two well-dressed men pose beside a rowboat which has been pulled up on the sandy shore of, most likely, Lake Mendota.

Date: 1990 ca.

Description: Group of Brownie Girl Scouts and their leader are posed next to an International school bus at the Louisville zoo. In the background zookeepers and childre...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Two hunters pose in a wooded area. Their kill, two deer, hang upside down from a wooden beam supported by branches of trees. The deer have what appear to b...

Date: 1944-06-06 

Description: Onlookers on slope of B.B. Clarke Beach looking out to the lake to watch a swim meet.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Board frame house, farm buildings, hanging laundry, and a large wood pile.

Photograph

Erlanger Bus Line

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Three-quarter view from front of right side of an International bus used by the Erlanger Bus Line. A man sits behind the wheel of the bus. Above the row of...

Date: 1951-04-27 

Description: Marine servicemen Al Reque and John Daugherty prepare one of Madison Police Department's two boats for emergency service on the city lakes, with police off...

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