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Date: 1929 

Description: View down middle of Main Street paved with cobblestones. There is a railroad crossing at the far end, and the ridge of a hill in the far background. A barb...

Photograph

Street Lighting

Date: 1934 ca.

Description: Overhead light suspended over a road, hanging from wires. A car is parked at the corner, and billboards are in the distance. Railroad cars and railroad tr...

Photograph

Executive Mansion

Date: 1963 

Description: The Executive Mansion, 99 Cambridge Road, in Maple Bluff.

Photograph

John Street Bridge

Date: 1960 

Description: John Street Bridge during the razing.

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Washington Monument

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: A monument to George Washington located in Milwaukee's Court of Honor on the median between the lanes of West Wisconsin Avenue between 8th and 10th Streets...

Date: 1965 

Description: This series of 17 maps show boundaries and changes in city limits from 1846 to 1965. The base of all of the maps are the same, Milwaukee and suburbs. All m...

Date: 1942 

Description: Helmuth Strobush and his son Jerry haul scrap metal with a Farmall H tractor and a McCormick-Deering farm wagon. The tractor is parked near a co-op service...

Date:  

Description: Rear view of a couple sitting in a horse-drawn buggy which is driving through a covered bridge.

Date: 1900 

Description: The Fourth of July "living flag" created by costumed dancers from the Kehl Dance Studio, a school founded in Madison by Frederick W. Kehl in 1898. The Capi...

Photograph

City View

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated general view of the city with harbor and mountains. A ship is docked near the railroad bridge.

Date: 1862-04-24 

Description: Watercolor view of Manhattan, Kansas, from the bluff westward. The watercolor portrays the 12th Wisconsin Volunteers on their way to Fort Riley, on April...

Date: 1946-01-02 

Description: Manchester's show window titled "A Tribute to Madison" and featuring pages from the Saturday Evening Post article about Madison being a "miniature model of...

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Benjamin Walker Castle, 1862-1893 in the 900 block East Gorham Street.

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Forest and Leonore Judkins Middleton pose on a sidewalk. There is snow on the ground.

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Taliesin

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: View of the entrance court of Taliesin, Frank Lloyd Wright's residence and studio, as it appeared after its completion in May of 1911 and before its partia...

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Fur Workers Rally

Date: 1963-05-28 

Description: Fur workers rally outside the Radley Fur Company.

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Refugees after Tet

Date: 1968 

Description: Refugees at a Red Cross aid station in Hue shortly after the Tet offensive left much of the city in ruins. This scene was witnessed by American journalist...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Boy and woman posed sitting on separate horses, and three women, two girls, and a man posed standing. They are in front of a frame house, and a man is pose...

Date: 1957 ca.

Description: A view of Royce Hall at the Wisconsin State College at Platteville.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Fort Howard Hospital. Within a year after the United States troops landed on the west bank of the Fox River in August, 1816. Dr. Beaumont lived in this hou...

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