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Description: Text with the photograph reads: "Paul Vanderbilt, curator of the photographic collections of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin, at the opening of t...
Description: Lithograph of the Wisconsin State Capitol, surrounded by portraits of Wisconsin Statesmen. Governor Bashford hired the Madison architectural firm Kutzbock...
Description: Roland and Winnie Delameter sit in their living room while reading to their children, Sandra, age 6 years, left, and Ronalee, age 4 & 1/2 years. Roland and...
Description: Three members of the Madison Business and Professional Women's Club, which is celebrating National Business Women's Week, look at a shelf of books. They ar...
Description: Four different views of a pier and lake front house.
Description: Group portrait of twelve electricians with twenty-five years of service.
Description: Group portrait of the East High School basketball team.
Description: Mapleside, a historic home on University Avenue, being demolished. It is the future location of Burger King.
Description: One of the stairwells on the outside of the Wisconsin State Capitol building, leading to the center of the building.
Description: West High School class night performers include Floyd Gelhaus, Judy Anderson, and Marjie Kelzenberg.
Date: date unknown
Description: Construction work, probably on East Washington Avenue. The Wisconsin State Capitol is in the far distance. A farmhouse is on the right. A pickax is in the...
Description: Diners wait in a long line on Mother's Day to get into Piper's Garden Cafeteria, 120 East Mifflin Street.
Description: Exterior view of the Brayton School.
Description: Unusual concrete play castle at Brittingham Park. This functional art was built by Paul Duesler with materials supplied by the Madison Jaycees.
Description: The Madison chapters of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) and the Women's Architectural League jointly sponsored a Christmas dinner dance. Among t...
Description: Giles Hanson seated in his racing car in front of a gas station with Purol Pep gas pumps.
Description: The body of Donald Bruer in his coffin. Donald, 3 years old, fell from a third floor window and was impaled on a picket fence.
Description: Children sit atop a conical burial mound in a farmyard at Merrill Springs, on the south shore of Lake Mendota. (Also known as Merrill's Spring.)
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: Several men pass through the locks at the Lake Mendota entrance to the Yahara River.
Description: Girl Scouts gather outdoors at Camp Greenwood, a day camp at Picnic Point for Intermediate Girl Scouts between the ages of 10 and 14. The Girl Scouts pict...
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