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King Street

Date: 1954 

Description: King Street, looking past the Majestic Theater, with the Wisconsin State Capitol in the background.

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Wisconsin Street

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: To the right in the foreground is the Pfister Hotel, center is the Wells Building, and the tower in the background is the Pabst Building. Taken from the Po...

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Shopping District

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Cars park outside shops in a commercial area.

Date: 1932 

Description: International Harvester Company sign advertising used trucks. The sign reads, in part, "Used Truck Bargains. The following Used Trucks may be inspected at...

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Charles W. Norris

Date: 1914-10-27 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Charles W. Norris, Milwaukee ship chandler.

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Boathouse and Docks

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Waterside view of a couple canoeing by a boathouse and docks on the Ohio Canal with a steel bridge in the background. Smoke streams across the sky and mar...

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Exterior view from west of University of Wisconsin-Madison College of Agriculture. Trees and a sidewalk line the open lawn on the right. Several buildings...

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South Shore

Date:  date unknown

Description: View along shoreline of a man and two boys fishing on a wooden dock. A rowboat is pulled up on the shore. Two cars are parked near trees. In the far backgr...

Date: 1926 ca.

Description: Farmer loading hay from a wagon into a large barn using a winch. There are other farm buildings, a water tower, and a farmhouse in the background.

Date: 1929 ca.

Description: Two International trucks parked inside a loading dock are filled with boxes by two men.

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Saving Energy

Date: 1979 

Description: During a tour of his district Wisconsin Congressman David R. Obey visited various sites where energy-saving projects were underway. Here a workman on a lad...

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Rebuilt Canuck

Date: 1928-08-31 

Description: Horace Hill, Pete Brandenberg, and unidentified children at the Beloit Airport with a Canuck airplane rebuilt by Allen Loveland. Surplus Canucks, as the Cu...

Date: 1924-05-14 ca.

Description: Merchant's and Manufacturer's Bank Building on the east side of N. Plankinton Avenue between W. Wisconsin Avenue and W. Wells Street. The Empire Theater is...

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Street Concert

Date: 1990-09 

Description: A concert on Rock River Street.

Date: 1973 

Description: Three garbage trucks are pictured in a landfill dumping trash. An African-American man is standing by one of the trucks. The trucks are likely Internatio...

Date: 1906-10 

Description: A boy dressed in a light suit and dark socks sits in a buggy pulled by a pony. In the boy's arm is a small dog, and a parrot is perched on the reins. Behin...

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: A hose wagon of the Madison fire department races around the corner of North Pinckney and East Main streets. A dog is chasing the wagon.

Date: 1858 ca.

Description: Elevated view of the sidewheel packet, "Keokuk," at the Winona, Minnesota levee between 1858 and 1866. A barge and railway cars are in the foreground.

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Street Repairs

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Street view showing horse-drawn wagons and excavations for underground utility (?) repairs.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard of the horseshoe curve of railroad tracks. Elevated view of the railroad tracks with train snaking past a farmhouse and a bridge suspend...

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