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Date:  

Description: Two sides of a political campaign fake dollar bill about George McGovern. One side is printed in green, with "1000%" in all four corners, a geometric borde...

Photograph

Lincoln Monument

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a Lincoln Monument, a bronze statue by Leonard Crunelle, dedicated on September 24, 1930.

Date: 1917-06-30 

Description: Image of damaged ship on the Milwaukee River. The "Christopher Columbus" was a popular cruise vessel launched in 1893 and used to traverse the Great Lakes....

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The Jefferson County Court House.

Date: 1959-03-13 

Description: Among the bowling enthusiasts at the Ladies' Golf-Bowling League luncheon are (seated) Marion Lange and Nadine Gibson. Standing left to right are Edna Gran...

Date: 1942 

Description: Instructor Mr. Schweitzer reviewing the operation of a Farmall M tractor with a group of women. The women are (L to R): Donna Mehaffy, Oakville; Marian Hul...

Photograph

Beach Reflection

Date: 1988-07-20 

Description: Two men walk along the edge of Lake Michigan.

Date: 1961-10-03 ca.

Description: Caption on negative jacket reads, "The 20th Century Fox motion picture studio crew at work filming 'Hemingway's Adventures of a Young Man,' based on Ernes...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: An original color lithograph promoting the Union Pacific Railway Streamliner, and the "City of Denver." In the artist's depiction, a yellow Union Pacific p...

Date: 1949-09-29 

Description: Portrait of George Nelson, dean of Madison's building contractors, who spent his 82nd birthday in his office on the first floor of his home at 1117 W. John...

Date: 1961-11-11 

Description: View along the Wisconsin River, looking upstream from near Tower Hill State Park toward Highway 14 bridge.

Date: 2001-09 

Description: Florida Congressman Bill Young (left) and Wisconsin Congressman David R. Obey, respectively chairman and ranking Democrat on the House Appropriations Commi...

Date: 1960-11-29 

Description: Group portrait of Madison General Hospital employees who received service pins at a special recognition dinner. All served 15 years, except Elva Mills (cen...

Date: 1934-11-01 

Description: Mechanic at work on the back end of a disassembled McCormick-Deering tractor inside a local International Harvester dealership service department.

Date: 1934-09-21 

Description: Interior of Harper Battery Service, located at 124 West Main Street. There is a man standing with his foot on the running board of an automobile, holding a...

Photograph

Ludlow Hotel

Date: 1955 before

Description: The Ludlow Hotel, built by Arabut Ludlow and razed in 1955.

Date:  

Description: Breeding stallion of a draft horse breed with a long mane posing on Main Street. The horse was probably owned by Jack Allison (or John Ellison), from sout...

Photograph

Ripon College

Date: 1851 after

Description: A view of the chapel at Ripon College. The bottom half of the structure is made of brick and contains long stained-glass windows. Above this is a wooden...

Postcard

Carnegie Library

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The Carnegie Public Library.

Photograph

Poultry House

Date: 1919-05 

Description: Front exterior view of a wooden chicken coop, or poultry house.

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