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Date: 1935 ca.

Description: A marker for the first log cabin built in the Janesville area, surrounded by several women. The cabin was built in 1835 by William Holmes, Joshua Holmes, J...

Date: 1965 

Description: Wilbur J. Cohen is speaking from a podium at an outdoor event celebrating the Social Security amendment adding Medicare.

Photograph

New Parking Lot

Date: 1957-07-15 

Description: Cars park in a new parking lot at the former site of Washington School at 217 North Broom Street.

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Performing Dogs

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A well-dressed man with a cane directs seven trained dogs in Capitol Park. The third Wisconsin State Capitol building is in the background.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Historical marker identifying the location of the first house in Wisconsin built between Washburn and Ashland in 1658.

Date: 1909-04-20 date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of a paddle steamer on the Wisconsin River near Boscobel. Written on the hull of the boat is the text: "Steamer-Grand-Stranded-Near-B...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two young women appearing to defy gravity outside a shack at the Wonder Spot.

Date: 1896 

Description: Indian boys and girls pose for a group portrait outdoors in front of the government school.

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: Dr. Joseph Smith and family view the glacier at Grindewald during their European tour.

Date: 1925-04 

Description: A church is in the distance at the end of the road. On either side of the street are homes and stores, with a street light suspended above the street in t...

Date: 1940 

Description: An International D-426-F truck and Isaacson 20-ton trailer hauls a load of enormous Douglas Fir logs through a wooded area in British Columbia.

Date: 1938-01-19 

Description: Men stand near a stone crusher powered by an International PD-40 power unit. The crusher was owned and operated by Coy Hawk. Two buildings stand in the ba...

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Street Scene

Date: 1909 

Description: An intersection with a woman walking near a storefront. A sign for a hotel is in the distance.

Date: 1956 

Description: Gymnasium annex undergoing demolition on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The Armory (Red Gym or Old Red) is on the left. Three men are working...

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Bank

Date: 1909 

Description: View from the unpaved street of the Bank of Wauzeka, which is a small wood frame building with a large plate glass window. The sidewalk in front paved, and...

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Unidentified Group

Date:  date unknown

Description: Unidentified group, presumably in a U.S. Civil War Connection.

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: View of the Old Water Works on East Washington Avenue, from the Capitol Square.

Date: 1932-03 

Description: Elevated view looking down from the point where the Hoover Dam is to be built. International trucks used roads built into the mountainside to transport bui...

Date: 1876 ca.

Description: Three men on shoreline of Lake Mendota, one wearing a military uniform like those worn during the 1876 Centennial Celebrations in Madison. The location app...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Pedestrians walk through a park past a bandstand and trees. The Park Building can be seen behind them, built in 1914. To its right stands Lee Savings Ban...

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