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Photograph

Holy Hill

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Detailed view of a Holy Hill building's stairway.

Date:  

Description: A man walks toward Lake Mendota on a wooden sidewalk in front of Science Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The Chemical Laboratory buildi...

Date: 2009 ca.

Description: Close-up of replica chandelier in Stoughton Opera House.

Date: 1949 

Description: Female workers wearing straw hats spread fiber out to dry at an International Harvester sisal plantation in Cuba. Original caption reads: "Native women are...

Date: 1941-08-06 

Description: Singer Harry Dyer (b.1864), right, and sound engineer Robert Draves.

Postcard

Magazine Bluff

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard of Magazine Bluff. Trees appear on top of the bluff and below. A stone wall can be seen among the trees in the lower right corner. Text...

Date: 1947-11-25 

Description: Interior view of the Wisconsin Governor's residence, 130 E. Gilman St., showing a marble fireplace in one of the rooms, furnished with contemporary furnitu...

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: Winter landscape east of Taliesin. Taliesin, the Wisconsin home of Frank Lloyd Wright, is in the distance. Taliesin is located in the vicinity of Spring G...

Photograph

Rocky Roost

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Rocky Roost, a vacation home west of Governor's Island, in Lake Mendota. Frank Lloyd Wright served as the architect in the remodeling (in 1901 and 1903) of...

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: View from audience of country rock band Mason Proffit performing at the Sound Storm music festival.

Date: 1904-02-27 

Description: Fire at the third Wisconsin State Capitol, showing the South Wing, and spectators gathered on the path. Some of the salvaged contents of the building are s...

Photograph

Nightingale Mills

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of Nightingale textile mill and stone dam across river Quinebaug. Published by Jeweler Shaw.

Photograph

Music Hall

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across and down Bascom Hill of Music Hall and Library on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Church on Layton Boulevard between Scott and Greenfield Avenues. Front of church and a side wing is visible from across the road. In the sky area is print...

Photograph

Dempsy Hall

Date: 1977 ca.

Description: Southwest corner of Dempsy Hall at the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh. Dempsy Hall is the oldest building currently on campus, and houses the offices of...

Photograph

The Manhattan Block

Date: 1914-10-20 ca.

Description: The Manhattan Building (tallest structure) on North 2nd Street between West Michigan Street and West Wisconsin Avenue.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of the three-story brick National Bank building.

Book or Pamphlet

WPA Guide to Wisconsin

Date: 1941 

Description: Front cover of "Wisconsin: a Guide to the Badger State" featuring a Harold Hone photograph of the Wisconsin State Capitol with gilding on the dome.

Date: 1976-11-25 

Description: Color photograph of a float in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. A black and white International Harvester Scout 4x4 truck is towing a Sesame Street them...

Date:  date unknown

Description: The Old Powder House, the original site from 1770. A stone building was erected in 1920 in honor of the Pilgrims' descendants and their fight for American...

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