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Photograph

Kermit Bliss

Date: 1954-04-06 

Description: Portrait of Kermit "Kert" Bliss. He became director of the Madison Community Center after serving as acting director since August 1952. The Center's progr...

Date: 1889 ca.

Description: Elevated view of Washington Street and the Fox River and buildings nearby.

Date: 1936-07-08 

Description: A man sets a milk canister into a McCormick-Deering 10-can milk cooler. The photograph was taken at Holtex Farms in Dallas, Texas.

Date: 1885-09-01 

Description: Pencil on paper; Elevated view of building on street corner with horse-drawn delivery wagon in front. Tall trees line the two streets. Building is two st...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior of the Congregational Church on Madeline Island. The ceiling and walls are paneled in birchbark.

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: A young couple poses at the foot of the Sound Storm stage with audience members crowding behind them. The young woman is wearing tie-dyed pants and the you...

Date: 1953-12-30 

Description: Helen Jansky, head of the circulation department at the Madison Free Library, displays a few of the books used to help library patrons use their Christmas...

Book or Pamphlet

Santa as an Airship Pilot

Date: 1906 

Description: Santa Claus riding in the gondola of an airship with his load of toys. The illustration by Louis Fancher appeared on the December 22, 1906, issue of Ridge...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Page of photographs removed from the Grant family bible. Included are images of Ulysses S. Grant's family, including his son Fred D. Grant, his mother Hann...

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Description: Portrait of Tom Bradley of Greeneville, Tennessee, sitting in a wooden chair.

Date: 1933 

Description: View through passenger side window of a young man seated at the steering wheel of an automobile involved in a shooting case.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Camp Stella looking south toward the Bayfield County shoreline from an Apostle Island.

Date: 1977 

Description: Color photo of a red International Harvester Loadstar flatbed with no cab and hi-lift equipment for harvesting oranges. An African-American man is driving...

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Description: View of an article on Theresa's "best kept secret," Custom Accessories, a manufacturer of garters for the wedding industry.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A portrait of James Monroe (4/28/1758 – 7/4/1831), the fifth President of the United States (1817–1825).

Date: 1924-09-03 

Description: A McCormick Primrose cream separator sits in the corner of a room.

Date: 1897 

Description: Finnish language catalog, featuring an illustration of an enlarged three leafed clover which is surrounded by clover flowers, wheat and a dragonfly. Small...

Date: 1919-02-01 ca.

Description: Three soldiers standing in front of a building while being decorated. Captioned: "Three French stretcher-bearers being decorated for bravery. Vaux Varennes...

Date: 1921 

Description: Colorized postcard view of the exterior of the woolen mill along the banks of a river. A water tower is on the left, and a smokestack is on the right.

Photograph

4th Ward Students

Date: 1884 

Description: Class picture of the fourth ward pupils of Madison. 1. Caroline Young, 2. Belle Griffiths 3. Carrie Kohner 4. Irma Kleinpell 5. Annie McConnell 6. Matie Ja...

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