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Description: An air mail pilot climbing into his airplane and leaving the field.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Two women wearing hats and dresses stand under a large, blossoming tree in a garden. They are both reaching up and holding a blossom while looking at the c...
Date: 1962 ca.
Description: The Museum of Medical Progress at the site of Fort Crawford military hospital.
Description: Letterhead of Antone De Pas & Son, Badger tire and tube dealer in Bay Settlement, Wisconsin, with a three-color illustration of a couple standing by an aut...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Alma Schmidt Petersen, center, holds a plaque with a relief portrait of a woman's head in profile, and the inscription "Louise de Koven Bowen, President of...
Description: Short wave radio equipment assembled for the Gatti expedition. Original caption reads: "Hallicrafters short wave radio equipment for supplied expedition."
Description: Interior of building with equipment and exposed beams.
Description: A man in a brimmed hat works on his tax form at the state tax office in the City-County building as the tax deadline nears.
Description: Pendarvis and Trelawny, restored Cornish houses, on Hoard Street, later to be Shake Rag Street.
Date: 1941 ca.
Description: The Houdini Award, an album, presented to Madison magician Ben Bergor by the Houdini Club of Wisconsin. Because Bergor won the award three years in success...
Description: Workers load bales of cotton onto a ship. The bales are being hoisted up ramps and onto the ship.
Description: Many cocktail parties preceded the Madison Alumnae Panhellenic Association Benefit Ball. Elizabeth O'Brien and Faye Mosigin, both of whom are Delta Zeta a...
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: View looking up Grand Avenue from 9th Street toward two horse-drawn wagons and a horse-drawn streetcar on tree-lined street. Wagon on right carries firewoo...
Description: View of the residence of Hon. Isaac Lain.
Description: Richard Johns of Janesville puts the finishing touches on a painting while seated in a wheelchair at the orthopedic department at Washington School, 545 We...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Silent film star Conrad Nagel sits on a porch swing with his infant daughter Ruth Margaret Nagel on his knee and his wife Ruth Helms by his side reading a...
Description: Dorothy Dignam, one of the first women in the advertising field, worked in Chicago, Philadelphia, and New York City, and was active in raising the status o...
Description: Map shows townships and sections, landownership and acreages, roads, railroads, and selected rural buildings. Sections are shown in green, blue, and red. T...
Description: Construction of the University of Wisconsin's new Extension building on Lake Street between University Avenue and State Street.
Date: 1910 before
Description: View of the west side of Main Street. Stores pictured (right to left): Kypke's Dry Goods store, Heimstreet's Drugstore, and a saloon.
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