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Description: Elevated view of various buildings in Sun Prairie.
Description: A group gathers for the ground breaking ceremonies for the St. Thomas Aquinas parish auditorium. Rev. Arnold Lehman, pastor, shown with shovel; sacristan M...
Description: Madison mayor George Forster prepares to throw out the opening pitch at the first game of the Madison Baseball League, successor to the old Industrial Leag...
Date: 1884 ca.
Description: A landscape painting depicting sunrise over Lake Monona and the Madison, Wisconsin isthmus, showing the Wisconsin State Capitol building in the distance.
Description: Campaign poster for 1972 Democratic Presidential nominee George McGovern, who lost the election to Richard Nixon. Features a large screen printed brown pic...
Description: Wisconsin governor Walter J. Kohler signs a proclamation for National Business and Professional Women's Week. Looking on are, left to right, Mrs. Herbert E...
Description: Partial composite panoramic view of the north side of the 600 block of State Street. Businesses include: MacNeil and Moore (women's clothing) and The Tower...
Date: 1928 ca.
Description: View from hill of uptown Cross Plains with the Catholic Church (St. Francis Xavier) and farmhouses.
Description: Three children, Jackie LeTourneau, Debra Ranes, and Ester Thayer, play in the tot lot at the Neighborhood House, 768 West Washington Avenue.
Description: View of State Street with the Wisconsin State Capitol . Included in the view is Dan's Shoe Repairing, New Place Cafe, Huegel & Hyland Shoes, Treasure Trove...
Description: Montgomery Ward & Co. at 102 North Hamilton Street at the corner of North Pinckney and East Mifflin Streets.
Description: A male doctor examines a young female patient while two women look on.
Description: Molly Murphy is shown in a formal gown, seated alongside Ronny Bergstrom (left) and Thomas Towell at the University Club Christmas Dance.
Date: 1952 ca.
Description: University of Wisconsin-Madison Memorial Union Terrace with Lake Mendota and sailboats in the background.
Description: Bob Immens, Chicago, takes off from ski jump at the Blackhawk Ski Club ski jumping event held at Tomahawk Ridge.
Description: Spoo & Stephan, Inc., men's clothing store, 18 N. Carroll Street.
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: The John M. Olin house, located at 130 N. Prospect. Constructed in 1912 and attributed to the Milwaukee architectural firm of Ferry and Clas. Later, it bec...
Description: Studio photograph of a 12-ounce can of yellow band Oscar Mayer luncheon meat with a drawing of Little Oscar.
Description: Family fun night at Marquette school. Competing in the wheelbarrow race are father and son William Schumanns, Pat and Larry Pagel, Bob Kluever and nephew R...
Description: View from street through gates towards a small group in front of the third Wisconsin State Capitol near the West Washington Avenue entrance. The iron fence...
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