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Date: 1838 

Description: Compiled from the latest authorities. Published by Hinman and Dutton.

Date: 1901 ca.

Description: Looking west down State Street towards the University of Wisconsin. Caption on photo reads, "Showing the relation of the State Historical Society Library a...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Postcard of bird's-eye view of town.

Photograph

High School

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of a high school facade with a group of three men standing outside to the right. The school features a dome, arched doorways and windows, and decor...

Photograph

Earling Residence

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Earling residence, home of A.J. Earling, president of the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railroad.

Date: 1931 before

Description: Indoor swimming pool at hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The pool area has a balcony on the right, and large windows on the far wall.

Photograph

Indian Agency House

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A view of the Indian Agency House, before restoration. Built in 1832.

Map or Atlas

New London

Date: 1871 

Description: Birds eye map of New London depicts street names and street locations, houses, trees, the bridge, Wolf River, and the bayou. At the bottom of the map, a re...

Photograph

Grand Avenue

Date:  date unknown

Description: Street level view of Grand Avenue showing a trolley, a crosswalk, crowded sidewalks and tall buildings.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view from across road of the Methodist Evangelical Church. The building has arched windows and a bell tower. Above the entrance is a round window...

Date: 1951-05-11 

Description: Aerial view of downtown Madison looking from West Washington Avenue to East Washington Avenue.

Photograph

Elevator "A"

Date: 1980 before

Description: Stereograph; elevated view of what was supposedly the largest elevator in the world at the time. Though there is a Peirce & Whaling Company imprint over t...

Photograph

Palmyra Spring

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Palmyra Spring, called variously "Blue Spring" and "Aurelian Spring".

Map or Atlas

Map of Milwaukee

Date: 1862 

Description: Drawn the second year of the Civil War, this 1862 map of Milwaukee shows post offices, light houses, beacon lights, county buildings, elevator warehouses,...

Date: 1875 

Description: Bird's-eye map after a fire destroyed a large area of the town. In memory of the Great Conflagration on April 28th, 1875. Taken from the North-Side.

Photograph

High School

Date: 1925 

Description: Elevated view of the high school. The building features an arched doorway, a hip roof with three dormers on the front and one on the side, a domed steeple...

Date: 1931-06 

Description: This map is a photocopy of a map that has been hand colored and shows streets, the Wisconsin River, Mill Pond, and points of interest that include a school...

Photograph

Depot and Train

Date: 1911 

Description: View looking down between railroad tracks towards the depot with an oncoming freight train on a third track on the far left. A group of people are standing...

Date: 1923-03-16 

Description: A view taken shortly after a snowfall looking toward Luther Memorial Church.

Photograph

Lake Monona

Date: 1959 

Description: Elevated view of dirt parking lot between a road and the lake. Steam is rising from the lake, and the far shoreline can be seen in the distance.

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