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Description: Slightly elevated view over fields of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, showing Bascom Hall, the Observatory, and King Hall from University Heights. Lak...

Date: 1860 ca.

Description: Intersection of King and East Main streets photographed by John S. Fuller from the Wisconsin State Capitol roof, about 1860-1863. In the foreground two st...

Date: 1888 ca.

Description: View of shoreline along Picnic Point on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus showing the home of Professor William Daniels, head of the Chemistry Dep...

Date: 1932-03-18 

Description: RKO clown "Toto" distributes cardboard Easter bunnies packed with lollipops from W.T. Grant Company. This event was held in the 2nd floor playroom at UW Ch...

Date: 1960-05-10 

Description: Reservations are being taken for the Madison League of Women Voters' membership tea at the Executive Residence. Left to right: Katherine Benz, Gretchen Ihd...

Date: 1951-07-16 

Description: Entered in the English saddle class in the Madison Saddle Club horse show are, left to right, Ann Ladd; Donna Wartner; Jinny Waartner, seated on on a horse...

Date: 1959-04-21 

Description: Lloyd Benson, census director for the Madison board of education, points to a map with two of the forty-seven census takers, Mrs. Roberta Kiesow (center) a...

Date: 1924 

Description: Senator Robert La Follette (center) poses during his campaign for president with two of his lieutenants. Governor John J. Blain is on the left and Herman E...

Date: 1932-03-31 

Description: Royal Typewriters on display in the window at Brewington Typewriter Company, 533 State Street. The name was later changed to Stemp Typewriter Company.

Date: 1950-05-08 

Description: The cornerstone for the million-dollar four-story addition to the Madison Vocational School was laid at the corner of North Carroll and West Dayton Streets...

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Planning a Wedding

Date: 1957-04-02 

Description: Jill Molinaro and Patrick Levenhagen shop for wedding rings.

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Wilson Hotel

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Description: Exterior view of the Wilson Hotel on East Wilson Street. Architectural details include a turret, arched windows and textured brickwork.

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Nixon Film Preview

Date: 1960-11-02 

Description: 40 Madison area women preview a film of Vice-President and GOP presidential candidate Richard Nixon. The film is to be shown on WISC-TV.

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Description: Luncheon menu from the Rigadoon Room in the Edgewater Hotel, with a gargoyle figure against a background of tied-back drapery, and spot illustrations of th...

Date: 1956-09-16 

Description: Four Madison incoming freshmen and transfer students are greeted by Rosa Fred and University President E. B. Fred at Memorial Union. The students, left to...

Photograph

Dykman's Restaurant

Date: 1954-10-12 

Description: Interior of the new Dykman's Restaurant, 107 West Main Street, showing the v-shaped luncheon counter with two waitresses, and featuring a Toastmaster three...

Date: 1971-04-24 ca.

Description: Poster advertising the Zero Growth Population organization. Reads, "If you care about survival, join Zero Population Growth." Features an illustration of a...

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Greta Garbo Window

Date: 1934-02-23 

Description: Greta Garbo display window at the Burdick & Murray store, 15-19 East Main Street. Garbo was appearing as Queen Cristina in the movie "Queen Christina" at t...

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Masonic Temple

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Masonic Temple, lodge room number 2.

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Rev. Jenkin Lloyd Jones, well known Chicago minister, with his grandsons Richard "Dick" Lloyd Jones (standing) and Jenkin Lloyd Jones on the floor.

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