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Farmhouse Facade

Date: 1963-04 

Description: Facade detail of a farmhouse with vertical siding, seen through nearby trees. Photographed on the bottomlands of the Wisconsin River north of Mazomanie.

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: Two couples on an outing, posed in front of an outcropping of rock.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A woman, Grace, smiles as she poses while standing in a sand pit near the intersection of Fish Hatchery Road and Park Street. A note on the back of the pho...


Doctor of Laffs

Date: 1930-09-27 

Description: Man in a tophat, suit, and cape holding a doctor's bag. His hat says "Doctor of Laffs".


Larsen Farmhouse

Date: 1964 

Description: Restored farmhouse residence owned by John Larsen.


Children on Skis

Date: 1915 

Description: Several young children on skis at the top of a hill at a Stoughton ski meet.


Wooded Valley

Date: 1962 

Description: Elevated view over wooded farmland valley. In the far distance on top of the hill are farm buildings.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Dredging Lakewood Bay to fill the lots for sale in Lakewood. The men are sitting side-by-side on the drainpipe with their bare feet in the water. There is...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Aerial view of Vieth's Park subdivision on the north shore of Lake Mendota.

Historical Object

Wisconsin Thematic Panel 1-6

Date:  date unknown

Description: We've at least been able to conserve something if it's only the idea of conserving for conservation's sake
But the community interests ought to come fir...


Ski Jump Landing

Date: 1915 

Description: Ski jumper eases to a stop with his legs splayed wide apart, and bent over forwards with their hands touching the ground for balance.

Date: 1918 

Description: Street scene in front of the Park Hotel, on Main and Carroll Streets, showing “delegates going to the convention.”.


Residential Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down row of residential houses along a sidewalk. The first house has a wrap-around open porch with columns on the front and side. In the distance two...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view from hill looking down at a river and reservoir. A railroad train is moving along railroad tracks on the opposite side of the river. Houses a...

Date: 1877 

Description: The Abiel E. Brooks House, built in 1853, with a family group posed on the lawn and porch. Identified (front row, left to right) are Mrs. Noah (Jane Ann) C...

Date: 1928 ca.

Description: Young couple standing in front of a Dodge coupe.

Date: 1953-06-20 

Description: Newlyweds Joan Marie Holm and Peter Byrd Smith in a car following the wedding service at First Baptist church.


Middleton Landscape

Date: 1954 ca.

Description: Landscape with corner of a small cemetery.

Date: 1922 

Description: Mrs. Parks examining a birdhouse.

Date: 1947 

Description: Elevated view of Bascom Hall terrace at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. The Lincoln Monument is near the front entrance.

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