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Description: Harold Keller holds a Fotoscope which indicates when engine oil needs changing.
Description: Alzada McCormick and her six children stand next to the family station wagon. The children are, from left: Mary, age 2, James, 3, Patricia, 5, Riley, 7, Ti...
Description: Kober's Root Beer and Ice Cream Bar, 2237 Sherman Avenue, with menu displayed on exterior and Coca-Cola, Borden's Ice Cream and Hires Root Beer signs.
Description: View looking out over the lagoon in Tenney Park.
Description: View across road of buildings at 202 - 222 East Washington Avenue including Pahl Tire Co., Paradise Printing and Federal Center.
Description: Across the street from Knickerbocker Plaza a wire fence separates a deserted automobile garage from the street. A sign posted on the fence by McGann Constr...
Date: 1961 before
Description: View over beltline of University of Wisconsin-Madison Arboretum along Lake Wingra. Lake Mendota is on upper left, and Lake Monona is on the right, with the...
Description: Gardner Baking Company truck with "Gardner's Double-Duty Bread" and "The 'TWO IN ONE' Loaf" signs.
Description: Two men installing a KAYSER'S banner on the side of the WFOW radio station truck for the Kayser safety parade on East Washington Avenue. The parade is part...
Description: Elevated view of horses and buggies lining the street in front of the Wisconsin State Journal building during its demolition. There are dark clouds in the...
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: View across water towards the "Monona-Mobile" (pontoon car) on Lake Monona, close to a pier on the left where a man is standing and watching. Buildings on...
Description: The Soap Box Derby held on East Washington Avenue leading from the Wisconsin State Capitol. Shown are two of the more than 100 racers crossing the finish l...
Description: Left to right, Dorothy Kobs, Wisconsin High School student, James McDonald, Central High School student, and Amelia Brueckner, West High School student, lo...
Description: View looking up the 200 block of State Street. On the left are Goodman's Jewelers and the Orpheum Theater marquee, and on the right is the Capitol Theatre....
Description: Side view of a DeSoto DeLuxe automobile posed by the lake, taken for Schappe Motors by the Kulzick Advertising Agency.
Description: Bill Mickle, left, and Edwin Smythe pose with the motorcycle on which they traveled to Fairbanks, Alaska on a recently completed 12,000 mile summer vacatio...
Description: Early drawing of the Gates of Heaven Synagogue (on the left) and the Congregational Church (on the right), located on the 200 block of West Washington Aven...
Description: Fall scene looking east in the 2600 block of Regent Street along the Catholic cemetery.
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Street construction at the corner of Regent and Roby Road in Madison. The home of the photographer, W.H. Dudley, can be seen in the background
Description: Interior of the B.F. Goodrich Company store at 801 East Washington Avenue.
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