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Description: Three newly initiated members of the Phi Alpha Delta legal fraternity, Ryan chapter, shown with two guests at the initiation banquet. Left to right: John...
Description: Quarter-length oval portrait of Samuel Hale. He was born in Oneida County, New York on September 13, 1800. He came to Wisconsin in May 26, 1836, and resi...
Date: date unknown
Description: Slightly elevated view over fields of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, showing Bascom Hall, the Observatory, and King Hall from University Heights. Lak...
Description: The University of Wisconsin alumni football team, scheduled to play the 1957 Badger football team, will be supplemented by 1956 alumni, including Gordon Co...
Description: A window in a building at 16 North Broom Street featuring columns topped by a pediment. Carved in the center of the pediment is a wooden swag, which is a d...
Date: 1876 ca.
Description: Quite possibly this is the "View of Guard Tent and Guard" listed in the "Centennial Views of the City of Madison, July 4th, 1876. Views of Chicago Light Gu...
Description: Detail of the Assembly Chamber photograph, showing the visitors' gallery, the oversize brackets that supported it, and the ornamentation of the gallery. As...
Description: Dry spring basin (Merrill Springs) at the end of Spring Court off Lake Mendota Drive.
Description: Governor Oscar Rennebohm uses a chain saw to make a cut on one of the trees in front of the Wisconsin General hospital. The trees must be removed to make...
Description: Arthur Bramhall, at a microphone, gesturing as he announces a sports event. Behind him is the identifying emblem for NBC WIBA radio affiliate.
Description: Group portrait of the new officers of the American Legion Auxiliary in the Legion clubhouse. Front row seated left to right: Mrs. Harold Jahnke, Third Dis...
Description: 1915 model Ford truck, with driver, in a farm yard.
Description: Soap Box Derby winners from a record entry of seventy-six boys. Left to right: Runner-up Dickie Lindauer; Pierre Slightam, winner, with Ralph Hult, preside...
Description: Louis F. Warrick, State Board of Health, at his desk.
Description: Two children and one adult in a gymnastic pose at Madison's Turner Hall, 21 South Butler Street.
Date: 1873 ca.
Description: Family and farm implements in a field with farm buildings and haystacks in the background.
Description: Automobile with damage to left front hood and fender at Gillespie-Blumer Motors Inc., 814 East Washington Avenue.
Description: Every-House Appliance Co. trailer with sign that reads "Every house needs Westinghouse", 114 E. Main Street.
Description: Rose Karney, crocheting, has an anemic condition which requires frequent blood transfusions.
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