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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...

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Wisconsin Capitol

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A winter view of the third Wisconsin State Capitol from the east. There is snow on the ground and clinging to the trees.

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Description: Wisconsin State Capitol from the roof of Monona Terrace, Madison's convention center.

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Description: View down Pinckney street looking northwest toward East Wilson and Lake Mendota. The Fairchild Block and the American Hotel are at the right.

Date: 1964-08 

Description: Lloyd Barbee poses in front of the Wisconsin State Capitol.

Date: 1898 

Description: Flags and posters are displayed over King Street for the fifty year celebration. One banner reads: "1848 Wisconsin 1898." Pedestrians are on the streets an...

Date: 1946-06-24 

Description: (Probably) Bishop Albert G. Meyer and his family, outside of St. Raphael's parish house, corner of Henry Street and 216 West Main Street.

Date: 1913 

Description: The Senate Chamber of the Wisconsin State Capitol in a quiet moment. Although the senate met in its new chamber in January 1913, much of the marble work on...

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Description: Interior view of the Madison Public Library. The library opened in 1905 and was funded by a $75,000 gift from Andrew Carnegie. Reverse of cardboard backing...

Date: 1951-11 ca.

Description: State Historical Society employee Joyce Hancock examines a replica of Cyrus McCormick's first reaper.

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Carl Frey

Date: 1931-02-04 

Description: Portrait of Carl Frey, 28, Stoughton. He confessed to the murder of Albion postmaster Frank Kelling.

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Old Time Fiddlers

Date: 1948-04-05 

Description: Martin Christiansen of Edgerton, the oldest fiddler at the Old-Time Fiddlers contest at the Madison Community Center. He is 77 and has been playing almost...

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Ornate Stone Steps

Date: 1976-10-17 

Description: Ornate stone steps leading to Period Garden Park in front of the Elisha W. Keyes residence, built in 1853, at 102 East Gorham Street. The top step features...

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Science Hall

Date: 1929 

Description: View across Observatory Drive of east facade of Science Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

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Race Car on Trailer

Date:  date unknown

Description: Race car built by Ideal Body Company on a trailer parked in front of the Ideal Body Company shop on Park Street.

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Description: View of Madison from the Farwell Octagon House (Harvey Hospital/Soldier's Orphans Home). The third Wisconsin State Capitol building (second in Madison), is...

Date: 1935-06-19 

Description: Interior of the Blessed Sacrament Church from the balcony in the rear.

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City Market

Date: 1976-11-28 

Description: City Market building, 101 North Blount at East Mifflin Street, built in 1909 and designed by architect Robert L. Wright. In 1920 it became the City of Mad...

Date: 1954 ca.

Description: View of Capitol Square and its surrounding buildings. To the left is the Washington Building located on the site of the old "Journal Block" and on the righ...

Date: 1981-04-14 

Description: Stage Plot for the band U2. The famed Irish rock band that formed in 1976 performed on April 14, 1981 at Merlyn’s, 311 State Street, Madison, Wisconsin. U2...

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