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Photograph

Street Scene

Date:  date unknown

Description: Men walk down a dirt road near horse-drawn carriages and the Hayden Drug Company.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from shoreline across Lake Mendota towards Maple Bluff. There are pilings in the foreground on the left.

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Description: View of East Mifflin and North Pinckney Streets from the roof of the Wisconsin State Capitol building. This is the first block of East Mifflin Street. Nort...

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Portrait taken in a neighborhood yard of J. Robert Taylor's children.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A river has overflown its banks and is flooding a road on a bridge. Some men are on the bridge are using sticks to move ice floes. Crowds of people are w...

Photograph

Marshall House

Date: 1864 ca.

Description: Marshall House, in which Col. E.E. Ellsworth was shot on May 24, 1861.

Photograph

Madison Snowstorm

Date: 1948-03-02 

Description: A winter scene of the Capitol Square during the year's record snowstorm. Pictured are Mrs. Francis (Mayme) Harrison, 304 West Main Street, with her two ch...

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Description: View of Fairbanks, Alaska across the Chena River. A wooden bridge crosses the river, and storefronts can be seen lining the city street. Text on photograph...

Photograph

Second Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down Second Street. Automobiles park on either side of the street near bicycles and pedestrians. Stores line the street and the Wood County National...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Postcard advertising the Good Land Company with a photograph of a farm and information for "Homeseekers, Farmers and Investors."

Date: 1904 ca.

Description: University of Wisconsin-Madison College of Agriculture. The building stands on the right, with attached greenhouses on the left. A smokestack is behind the...

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Description: Group of people in A.F. Werner Drugstore wagon riding in parade.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Horse and carriages passing in front of the Baptist Church, the Jackson County Courthouse, and the dentist office of R.C. Gebhardt.

Postcard

Hotel Warren

Date: 1907 

Description: Photographic postcard of exterior view from street of the stone hotel on a corner. Large awnings are over the first floor windows. Decorative ironwork is o...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A view of the corner of Sixth and Broadway showing a residential district with mansions, lush lawns and tree-lined streets. Two women pedestrians traverse...

Poster

Fire Company

Date: 1857 ca.

Description: A lithographic portrait by Louis Kurz (1833-1921) of Madison Fire Engine Company #2 posed with a hand pumper and hose cart in front of the design of the ne...

Photograph

Unconscious Woman

Date: 2012 ca.

Description: A woman lies unconscious on the sidewalk, with two people at her side, on the corner of 4th & Pearl Streets. The Heavy Rescue fire truck has arrived with e...

Photograph

Main Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: An intersection with a general store on the left. Two men stand outside the store. There are three horses and wagons on the right and one on the left.

Date: 2003-10-03 

Description: "The Wharf is located in Fox Lake."

Photograph

The Eagle House

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: Exterior of cabin in Chippewa County where Old Abe was kept after his capture as a wild eaglet. The cabin is referred to as the "Eagle House".

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