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Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Two men pose on a boat docked at the Askew Steamboat Landing on Lake Monona off South Carroll Street. The old Governor Harvey residence is in the backgroun...

Photograph

Truax Barracks Fire

Date: 1948-11-06 

Description: Truax barracks building where a kerosene explosion and fire fatally burned Mrs. Walter (Dorothy) Alburn, and seriously burned her husband and two of their...

Photograph

Milkman

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Joseph Pearson, milkman, poses with his wagon and team of horses in front of the Madison High School at the corner of Wisconsin Avenue and Johnson Street.

Poster

Sock Hop

Date: 1971-03-26 ca.

Description: Poster promoting a sock hop held on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus at Gordon Commons. Features a man and woman on a motorcycle.

Date: 1928-04-17 

Description: Howard Morey flying an airplane that advertised Pennco Oil, his distributorship of Waco airplanes, and his flying school. His diverse operations were typic...

Date: 1899 

Description: Elevated view of Bascom Hill and lower campus vicinity from the roof of the Wisconsin Historical Society, which was then under construction. A large group...

Date: 1951-07-08 

Description: Four people in foreground overlooking two storm damaged large trailer homes, one piled on top of another. They and the trailers are at Elver Trailer Mart...

Date: 1947-05-02 

Description: Parts counter and stockroom at Pyramid Motor Company, 434 West Gilman Street.

Date: 1880 

Description: View from the Wisconsin Avenue entrance of the Capitol Park to Madison City Hall. The City Hall building has a clock tower on the roof. The stone gateways...

Date: 1930-06-14 

Description: A row of Midwest Air Transport airplanes on the tarmac at Madison Airport.

Date: 1916-10-10 

Description: People walking along the Linden Drive path watch as Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) dome burns on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Fire destroy...

Date: 1948-08-12 

Description: Edgewater Hotel at the foot of Wisconsin Avenue. Lake Mendota is in the background.

Date: 1960-09 

Description: View from behind of Lewis Arms riding his 1946 Harley-Davidson Flathead motorcycle on the sidewalk of the 1800 block of Beld Street. On the back of his ja...

Date: 1946-04-04 

Description: The parts department counter at Winnebago Auto Replacement Co., 103 North Park Street, which boasted it was the "Largest Automotive Parts and Equipment Hou...

Date: 1952-10-18 

Description: Aerial view of Madison General Hospital, the surrounding Greenbush and Vilas neighborhoods, and Camp Randall in the background.

Date: 1956 

Description: 1300 University Avenue. Exterior of building from across the street, with trees lining the sidewalk. In front of the building, on the left, is a curved dri...

Date: 1930-11-03 

Description: Mr. Cranefield and another man pose with a campaign sign in support of Hammersley for Governor of Wisconsin on the running board of an automobile.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down tree-lined path on the University of Wisconsin grounds.

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: View of State Street looking east toward the Wisconsin State Capitol. The Grand Theatre is in the foreground, on the 200 block of State Street.

Date: 1937-08-28 

Description: Wadhams Oil Company float in the Elks Parade, with a child "driving" a Mobile Oil Flying Red Horse symbol. The float is on E. Doty Street with the post off...

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