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Date: 1951 

Description: Circular staircase at the Pierce Home looking up toward the chandelier. The home is located at 424 North Pinckney Street, and was built around 1857.

Date: 1959-04-18 

Description: Four Madison high school girls receive Good Citizen pins from the John Bell chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution. Left to right are Karen St...

Photograph

Pierce House

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Interior view of the Pierce house at 424 North Pinckney Street. The stairway was built by A.D. Frederickson. The spiral stairway has solid hand-turned rail...

Date: 1953-12-11 

Description: Group photo of the Want-ad Department of Madison Newspapers, Inc. that appeared in a Christmas greeting.

Date: 1972-03 ca.

Description: Campaign poster supporting Shirley Chisholm, an African American woman who was a Congresswoman, representing New York's 12th District for seven terms from...

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: View of the J. Schadauer Cigar Facotory at 216 State Street. In front of the factory, a mother and children stand.

Date: 1954-05-16 

Description: Glee Moses, left, and May Burnham admire June Cannon's engagement ring during the annual Delta Delta Delta Pansy Breakfast. Engaged University of Wisconsin...

Date: 1951 ca.

Description: Lewis Arms is sitting in the driver's seat of a 1941(?) DeSoto automobile owned by Joe Brown, as his friend Booker T (standing) looks on. They are at James...

Photograph

The Conklin Fire

Date: 1915 

Description: Fire fighters standing amid smoking timbers aim their hoses to douse the flames.

Date: 1953-11-07 

Description: Firemen stand on the roof of Quality Service Laundry at 1202 Regent Street as smoke billows out from below.

Photograph

State Street

Date: 1939 

Description: View looking east up State Street from Johnson Street, with the Orpheum and Capitol theaters on either side of the street, and the Wisconsin State Capitol.

Date: 1972-03 ca.

Description: Handmade screen printed campaign poster for Presidential candidate George McGovern.

Photograph

"George Spelvin"

Date: 1950-07-22 

Description: UW Ph.D student and actor, who wished to remain anonymous and so went by the name George Spelvin, in stage productions.

Photograph

E. McDonnell Home

Date: 1926 

Description: E. McDonnell home located at 1508 Adams Street.

Date: 1931-06-08 

Description: Brewington Typewriter Company, 533 State Street, window display featuring Royal Typewriters. The name was later changed to Stemp Typewriter Company.

Photograph

Construction Site

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: A building site with "O'Dea and Shafer, Engineers and Contractors" crane and other equipment. On the photograph album binding on the left side of the photo...

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Description: Panoramic view of Capitol Square, seen from the South corner. Originally functioned as an oversized post card. Ringling Brothers Circus advertisement visib...

Photograph

Auto Buy Week

Date: 1958-05-01 

Description: Four people pose in front of a "You Auto Buy Now" sign. Left to right, they are, Richard Young of Warner Young Co.; Kenneth Kimport, Kayser Motors; Julia K...

Date: 1935-10-26 

Description: The intersection of State, Johnson and Henry streets, 245 State Street.

Date: 1943-05-02 

Description: "Madmoiselle" hat window at Manchester's Department Store. A sign in the window reads, "Here They Are! Copies or adaptations of prize-winning hats, Mademo...

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