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Science Hall

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Science Hall main entrance at the intersection of Park Street and Langdon Street on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: A girl on a rocking chair holds a rabbit, and a boy and a woman stand in the background. The boy rests his hand on a dogs head; the dog is lying on a love...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Factory workers guide a crated McCormick reaper on pulley ropes through an opening in the floor, most likely at the McCormick Reaper Works. The text on the...

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Railroad station.

Photograph

Police Station

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A man walks by the Madison police station, a two-story brick building with corner turret on the corner of South Webster Street. The fire station was across...

Date: 1901-12 

Description: Portrait (Profile) of Hodjiage-De (Fish Carrier) or (He Bears A Fish by The Forehead Strap), called William Henry Fishcarrier, in native dress with headdre...

Date: 1908 before

Description: St. Gabriel's Church. The parish was organized in 1817, the site of this church was acquired in 1836, and building began in 1839 under Father Cretin; Fathe...

Date: 1909 

Description: Two young women wearing long dresses pose on top of a large tree stump, while holding onto each other tightly. Their jackets are laying on the ground, and...

Date: 1909-07-17 

Description: Field trip to Emma Willard's home near Janesville by the 18th annual convention of the Loyal Temperance League of Wisconsin. The sign on one of the wagons...

Date: 1900 

Description: Elevated view of crowds at the Wisconsin State Fair.

Photograph

Man in Dormitory

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Man in dormitory or fraternity playing banjo. There are signs that say "University of Missouri" and "Don't be woozy" above the door. There are photos and c...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Elevated view of busy street scene in downtown Milwaukee at the turn of the century showing a trolley, horse-drawn vehicles and pedestrians near an interse...

Date: 1905-06-08 ca.

Description: The Daily News and Henry Reimer's Photo Materials store, located on the west side of North Plankinton Avenue, between West Wisconsin Avenue and West Wells...

Photograph

Sherwin Gillett

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Sherwin Gillett.

Date: 1903 

Description: Belle Case La Follette on horseback in front of the barn at the Wisconsin Executive Residence on Gilman Street. This snapshot was taken during the period t...

Photograph

State Street

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Elevated view from the roof of the Wisconsin State Capitol looking west along State Street to Bascom Hall (with dome). The State Historical Society Buildin...

Photograph

Man with Wings

Date: 1909 before

Description: An unidentified man demonstrates his unsuccessful bird wing-like mechanism, which was part of an experiment in aviation.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Three men standing in a junkyard with piles of wheels, chairs, and other wooden items in the background near the side of a building. The ground is littere...

Date: 1908 

Description: Photomontage of a giant ear of corn resting on a flatbed wagon. The ear is so heavy that is has broken the hitch, and the driver is going to assess the da...

Photograph

Butterfield Hotel

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: Elevated view of the Butterfield Hotel.

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