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Date: 1972 

Description: Green Hall from the northeast. North end of Johnson Hall is at left foreground. Observatory tower and roof details of Merrill Hall in center background.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: International model "F" or "31" truck operated by Davidson's, "Iowa's Largest Furniture Store". A man is driving the truck which is carrying rolls of carpe...

Date: 1957-08 

Description: Van Steiner (15 years-old) of Argyle, Wisconsin, the 1957 Madison, Wisconsin soap box derby champion, crouching next to his Wisconsin State Journal-sponsor...

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Description: To some who want to leave
it would be dull
But to us who want to stay
the moment is surprising:
never lax
only turning out of nowhere lastin...

Photograph

The Windsor Hotel

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Street side view of High Street, The Windsor Hotel and small shops including horse-drawn carriages. Published by M.P. Woodcock and Sons.

Date: 1857 

Description: This map shows roads, railroads, lakes, and land ownership by name. Also included are illustrations of select business and residences, business directories...

Date: 1924 

Description: University of Wisconsin-Madison aerial view overlooking the lower campus and surrounding neighborhoods. Lake Mendota and Picnic Point are in the background...

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: This two-story wooden structure was originally the house of LaFayette Hill (1812-1853), a member of Wisconsin's first Constitutional Convention and settler...

Date: 1937 ca.

Description: Men work to level the ground for foundations to be poured for homes. Exposed brick walls of partially constructed homes are on the left and right, and a di...

Date: 1960-08-10 

Description: Madison firemen from Station No. 3 at 1217 Williamson Street, along with their wives, took 32 handicapped children to the Braves-Los Angeles baseball game...

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Description: Looking west on W. Wells Street from N. 16th Street. Automobiles are parked on both sides of the street and a large billboard advertising in the left fore...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Horses and wagons passing over a plank bridge. Woman driving the lead wagon pulled by a single horse, and a man and another obscured person in the second w...

Date: 1925-04-05 

Description: International Harvester Company branch building in Harrisburg. An automobile is parked along the curb in the front of the building and a railroad car rests...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Three homes visible along Fourth Street.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Electric cable car tracks run down the street and horse-drawn carts can be seen on the right side of the street. Electrical power lines are strung across t...

Photograph

FDR in Milwaukee

Date: 1932-10-01 

Description: Franklin D. Roosevelt campaigning for the presidency in Milwaukee in 1932. FDR is riding in a flag-draped open car and escorted by police on motorcycles.

Date: 1840 ca.

Description: An ink, watercolor, and pencil on tracing paper, hand-drawn map of Milwaukee County, Wisconsin that shows the town and range system, sections, lakes and st...

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Description: Elevated view over a freight train of the Nutrena Feeds factory.

Date: 1953 ca.

Description: This map shows local streets, roads, highways, Middleton, Monona, Lake Wingra, Lake Monona, Lake Mendota, and an inset map that shows city parking areas....

Date:  date unknown

Description: Men pose in their horse-drawn carriages. Behind them, store awnings advertise products. Titled "Calêches," which is the term for the folding hood of a hors...

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