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Description: View across railroad tracks of the business district. On the left two people stand in front of a building on the corner with a signs that says: "Office". A...
Date: 1937 ca.
Description: Two men talk in an auto parts store. One man is behind the counter wearing eyeglasses and holding a box, the other man is wearing a hat and leaning on the...
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Interior of the cell blocks in the Wisconsin State Prison.
Date: 1860 ca.
Description: Waist-up studio portrait of Charles Fairchild in uniform. He was a paymaster in the U.S. Navy.
Description: Modjeska Simpkins (center) one of the early leaders of the NAACP at an unidentified meeting of the Southern Organizing Committee (SOC). Among the other SO...
Description: Portrait of Tom Mack (left) and Tom Schulz, both of Madison West, who won and set event records in the broad jump and shot put, respectively.
Description: View towards a small group of people watching as fire destroys the Hotel Washington. Behind them is an American Red Cross disaster services vehicle.
Description: Woman standing in a store aisle examining a loaf of Levy and Sons Bakery rye bread. She is wearing a yellow shirt, colorful headband, and a beehive or bouf...
Description: Studio portrait of two women with short hair sitting with their backs to the camera in front of a painted backdrop.
Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Thomas Chrowder Chamberlin, the President of UW Madison 1887-1892.
Description: "Coaches Conder Touch Down Club, 121 N Pioneer Road, Fond du Lac. This was formerly Callahan's Grill and Bar and later Cactus Jacks. From left to right, Jo...
Description: Five men from the University of Wisconsin-Madison Camera Club. They are looking at photographs in Porter Butts' office at the Memorial Union.
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Quarter-length portrait of a woman tying a scarf around her head and knotting it under her chin. The photo is one of a series demonstrating how to use a sc...
Description: Group portrait of "Blatz" softball team.
Description: A group of people pose in front of the Camp Randall Memorial Arch during its dedication.
Description: Photographic postcard of two cabins and trees at the Wonderspot Resort.
Date: 1867 after
Description: A view of the commons building at Ripon College, partially obscured by trees.
Description: Chaplain Captain Allan R. Fredine holds a Protestant church service in a roundhouse used by the 757th Railway Shop Battalion in Cherbourg, France. He is us...
Description: Elevated view of the Northern Hospital for the Insane and its front grounds.
Description: An African American woman with two children on the porch of a house on Johns Island.
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