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Date: 1881 

Description: Stereographic view of a street in the “Five Points” slum district.

Photograph

McDill Pond

Date: 1958 

Description: Plover River Pond; the dam was out and the pond is dry, permitting an unusual view of the immediate area. Highway 51 and a bridge can be seen in the distan...

Date: 1944-08-24 

Description: Roy F. Bergengren, Managing Director, at desk with two visitors at the CUNA (Credit Union National Association) office, 1342 East Washington Avenue.

Date: 1961-10-31 

Description: Group portrait of Vietnamese men and children standing outdoors, who have probably gathered for the wedding of Anh Le Vuong and Tien Vinh Le in Binh Hung,...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length studio portrait of Melchoir Koch and Matt Oberembt in front of a painted backdrop. One man is sitting in a chair and the other is perched on th...

Date: 1939 

Description: Two women and a girl stand near a counter inside a general store as a man shows them a product. A cat and a dog sleep on the floor in the background, and a...

Date: 1938-09-12 

Description: Three men drive International dump trucks down a dirt pathway during the construction of the Natchez Trace Parkway. Another man stands to the side.

Date: 1949-06-21 

Description: Madison Community Chest sponsored Farley tract community garden. Mr. and Mrs. Henry A. Blankenburg listen to the radio while working in their plot.

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: Several men pass through the locks at the Lake Mendota entrance to the Yahara River.

Date: 1931 

Description: The entrance to the bridge during construction. A worker works on the side of the bridge on the right. Other workers in the middle of the bridge lay boards...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Birds-eye view of International Harvester's Milwaukee Works located at 1714 West Bruce Street. The factory was originally owned by the Milwaukee Harvester...

Date: 1986-10-05 

Description: Long before Governor Earl conceded the race, some backers celebrated at his campaign party in Madison.

Photograph

Richardson Farm

Date:  

Description: The Richardson Farm stands at the far edge of a farm field with a creek running through it and animals grazing. The farmhouse is white and surrounded by tr...

Photograph

Indian Agency House

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Indian Agency House near the site of Fort Winnebago. Interior view of the parlor.

Date:  date unknown

Description: "Ottumwa Belle" on the Mississippi River. Built in 1895, the sternwheel rafter was used on the Mississippi River until 1920, when the rafter was renamed "I...

Date: 1902-09-20 ca.

Description: Certification appointing George W. Webb to Assistant Inspector of the Grand Army of the Republic, Madison, Wisconsin Post.

Photograph

White Front Grocery

Date: 1960-04 

Description: Left view of White Front Grocery at 610-12 Mound Street in the Greenbush neighborhood.

Date: 1948 

Description: Center panel of the completed mural at the Wisconsin Historical Society. The image depicts wheat farming, one of the state's earliest and largest industrie...

Date: 1984-09-12 

Description: Delegates hold up Mondale/Ferraro signs at the Democratic National Convention. Two are hand-drawn signs, "Hitler/Bush in '84, Rockin' Central America" and...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Written in thick red letters, text reads: "Debate? I want a tax rebate."

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