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Date: 1959-04-04 

Description: U.W. sailors jump gun. These members of the University of Wisconsin Hoofers Club got tired of looking at ice-locked Lake Mendota and hauled their boats to...

Date: 1936-10-27 

Description: Construction crew working on a Chicago & Northwestern Railroad crossing, looking northwest along the 100 block of South Blair Street.

Date: 1908 

Description: A view of the Yahara River below Williamson Street.

Date: 1948 ca.

Description: The Theodore Wilson residence, a brick house with a large porch, at 504 West Wilson Street.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of Vermont Lutheran Church with a cemetery in the back.


Description: The Gisholt Machine Company, 1245 East Washington Avenue.

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: Lincoln Borgrud, in his work clothes, standing at the pumps at Droster's Grocery and Filling Station, 1438 Sherman Avenue. A child stands near a car beneat...


Pew House

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: John C. Pew home, at 3650 Lake Mendota Drive, Shorewood Hills. This home was designed by architect Frank Lloyd Wright. Construction began in 1939, and by 1...

Date: 1961-04-29 

Description: John B. Stickney home, 203 Broadhead Street. The home is a Gothic Revival home built in 1856. The tower, porch and an addition on the far side date from th...


Men's Dormitories

Date: 1925 

Description: Elevated view of dormitories under construction on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Men are working in different areas on the site. Lake Mendota...

Date: 1939 

Description: A view from the 200 block of State Street looking toward the Wisconsin State Capitol. This urban scene includes marquees for the Orpheum Theater and the Ca...


High School

Date: 1912 

Description: Exterior of the three-story Marshall high school.


Description: Elevated view of the third Wisconsin Capitol as originally constructed. The trees of the Capitol Park are already so large that they largely obscure any vi...

Date: 1949-10-07 

Description: Two men installing a KAYSER'S banner on the side of the WFOW radio station truck for the Kayser safety parade on East Washington Avenue. The parade is part...


Bascom Hall

Date: 1904 after

Description: Elevated view from southeast over treetops of Bascom Hall (formerly University Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Lake Mendota can be see...

Date: 1971-03-28 

Description: A detail of the top of the flashing baroque marquee on the Orpheum Theater at 216 State Street.

Date: 1924 ca.

Description: Unexecuted design by Frank Lloyd Wright of Nakoma Country Club, for which the architect received a fee of $5,000.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the roof trusses during construction of the Unitarian Meeting House. The building was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright.

Date: 1872 ca.

Description: A lithograph of the layout of Hooley's Opera House.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: A woman pulls Richard "Dick" Lloyd Jones on a sled across the ice on Lake Monona. Two other women stand on either side, and houses on the shoreline are in...

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