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Date: 1936 

Description: Bedroom in Polperro House with a canopy bed set into a dormer with a window. A quilt is on the bed, a bedside table on the left, and a dresser on the far w...


Theater Ushers

Date: 1931-02-01 

Description: Orpheum and Capitol theater ushers listen to a talk about fire prevention as they stand beneath a marquee that advertises the epic "Cimarron."

Date: 1902 ca.

Description: Group portrait of nine men and two women seated on a porch. A few of the men are holding cigars, and both of the women are holding umbrellas.

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: Lodde's mill and surroundings, west of Sauk City.


Street Scene

Date: 1925 

Description: View downhill towards a central business district. A restaurant and ice cream parlor are on the right side of the road, and a general store and gas pump ar...

Date: 1965 

Description: This map shows Milwaukee County Parkway lands, streets, streets not yet constructed, public facilities, schools, churches, and manufacturers. The map inclu...


Panorama of Madison

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Panoramic elevated view to the east from the Capitol Square.


Bird's Eye View

Date: 1913 

Description: A bird's eye view of the central business district. A river winding through the background. A building with a belfry in the foreground.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Four men struggle to move barrels down the dirt main street of Hustler. It looks like a close race. The large crowd watches attentively. Across the street...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Barracks used by United States Army Engineer Corps, 310th Regiment, Company C, with clothes on the roof and hanging on the side of the building. In the bac...

Date: 1962 ca.

Description: John H. Fariss, a police officer, stands on the sidewalk near a group of young African American men who are standing on the sidewalk in the foreground. Beh...

Date: 1960-06-21 

Description: William Behnke goes over bills in his office at the rear of his store, which was in business since July 12, 1899.

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Wisconsin Pavilion News

Date: 1964-04 

Description: Front page of a publication promoting the Wisconsin Pavilion at the 1964 New York World's Fair. The page features stories about the pavilion, an architectu...

Date: 1960-07-24 

Description: A mobile silage processing equipment truck owned by the Black Earth Farm Service company.

Date: 1967-10 ca.

Description: A small group of women, along with two children, hold signs protesting Dow Chemical. Two women are wearing gas masks.

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Several small groups of people are scattered about the roadside park among picnic tables. There are parked automobiles, and a small building.

Date: 1914 

Description: View down unpaved street towards the central business district. There is a drug store on the left decorated with flags, and the Farmers & Citizens Bank and...


Crowd on Sidewalk

Date: 1962 ca.

Description: View down sidewalk of a large group of African American men and women walking along in pairs. Two men in suits stand on the grass between the street and th...


Leaving the Church

Date: 1953-06-13 

Description: Carl and La Verne Grothouse are "showered" by rice after their wedding.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: View down street of an approaching column of American officers and soldiers parading through the downtown of Archangel [Archangelsk], Russia.

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