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Date: 1948-01-21 

Description: William L. Doudna, Wisconsin State Journal staffer, interviews movie actress Esther Williams during her visit to Madison. In the background is the W...

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McKenna Residence

Date: 1914 

Description: The John McKenna residence, 2804 Columbia Road, Shorewood Hills, designed by Cora Tuttle. McKenna lived here for a short time and then sold house to Peter...

Date: 1911 before

Description: View from Lake Mendota of the University of Wisconsin-Madison lower campus. The Armory (Red Gym or Old Red) is behind the boathouse, with the domed Bascom...

Date: 1944 

Description: Continental Transportation Lines, Inc. operating an International semi-truck on a highway with an industrial area in the background. Original caption reads...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Former building of the Astor Company, also known as the Brisbois Fur Trading Post. At the time this photograph was taken, the structure was occupied by Ben...

Date: 1946 ca.

Description: University of Wisconsin-Madison buildings. The General Hospital is in the center, surrounded by homes, trees, and other university buildings.

Date: 1970 

Description: Color snapshot taken by amateur photographer Steven O. Kimbrough of an unidentified Rennebohm Drug Store. Kimbrough and friend Steve Patch were engaged in...

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Pit silo with derrick in a snow-covered farm yard. Cows stand behind the silage box.

Date: 1923-05-04 

Description: Carl Seamonson plowing a field with a McCormick-Deering 10-20 tractor and plow.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Divided highway is South Chase Avenue between West Lincoln Avenue (2300) and East Oklahoma Avenue (3100).

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Airplane Wreck

Date: 1947-02-21 

Description: After hooking a wing into a huge tree, an airplane piloted by Carl Anderson crashed onto a town road in Fitchburg near the Sam McGaw farm. The impact tore...

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Fox House

Date: 1925 

Description: The brick, Italianate style Fox House hotel in Columbus. There are brackets under the overhang and a large belvidere. A sign on the building advertises Coc...

Date: 1960-11-18 

Description: Group portrait of the Madison East High Basketball Team. First Row (L-R) Jim Woller, Mike Cook, Doug Hyslop, Felix Kowalewsky, Rod Buenzli, and Bob Fritz....

Date: 1953-01-14 

Description: Wisconsin legislators sit in the Assembly Chamber while listening to Governor Kohler's message.

Date: 1941 ca.

Description: Wayne Pattison working the fields of his two-hundred and eighty acre farm with a Farmall H tractor and a McCormick-Deering No. 7 disc plow. In the backgrou...

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: A fisherman baits his hook at a park bench missing its seat. A metal fence divides the paved shore from the west channel of the East River in the backgrou...

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Grist Mill

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Grist mill. Two people with bicycles on bridge near mill.

Date: 1924 

Description: Signs advertise sideline businesses along a rural road.

Date: 1975 ca.

Description: Informational meeting for the employees of the Stearns Coal and Lumber Co. at about the time the company was sold. During the 1920s and 1930s the company w...

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Tomac Plasma Bank

Date: 1944 

Description: A woman stands next to a "Tomac Plasma Bank," a refrigerated cabinet designed to store blood plasma. The original caption reads, "Tomac Plasma Bank, engine...

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