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Description: Triangle Super Service gas station, 635 South Spooner Street at the corner of Monroe Street. It was demolished so that Randall Bank could be built on the s...
Description: People gather to look over the remains of Natalie Troia's store at 102 South Park Street, after it exploded.
Description: House with an apparent Mediterranean, "High Renaissance" influence, 1122 Sherman Ave., built by Joseph E. Messerschmidt in 1922.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Exterior of Washburn Observatory at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, showing telephone wires.
Date: 1951-03-01 ca.
Description: Governor Walter J. Kohler, Jr. signs a bill that would liberalize state housing loans to veterans. The legislators grouped around him in the Governor's off...
Description: View from across street towards the upper facade of the Madison Hotel, on the corner of North Pinckney and Mifflin Streets. Storefronts in the building inc...
Description: A sign for the Wisconsin Engraving Company, 109 S. Carroll Street hangs over the sidewalk.
Date: date unknown
Description: View from road of parsonage. There is a porch on the right side, and a hand-pump on the back stoop of a smaller, one-story section of the parsonage in the...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Pinckney Street view with the edge of the Capitol grounds on the right. A streetcar is in the center of the street. Storefronts with their awnings over the...
Description: The Bashford House at 423 North Pinckney Street, built in 1857 by Napoleon Bonaparte Van Slyke.
Description: Governor's Conference Room, in the Wisconsin State Capitol, before restoration returned it to the original mahogany.
Description: View from below, looking up at a spiral staircase located within the Pierce Home at 424 North Pinckney Street.
Description: U.S. Post Office under construction at 215 Monona Avenue. Scaffolding is in place as stone walls and pillars rise on the second floor, in a view of the fro...
Date: 1872 ca.
Description: View from across the road of a picket fence, a garden with an arched trellis and a couple on the porch of a frame house. The house has wood trim on the por...
Description: "Dwight York takes the oath of office."
Description: Vista over farmland from a small country cemetery.
Description: The site of the Electric Light Plant located near railroad tracks. There is a bell tower with a weather vane on the left.
Description: Fauerbach Brewery on the right, and looking northeast along Williamson Street, Madison Drug Co., 654 Williamson Street, International Harvester Co., 706 Wi...
Date: 1943 ca.
Description: Lewis Arms poses outdoors with his mother Mamie (Arms) Hall. He is wearing his Navy uniform.
Description: A view of the upper portion of the southeast-facing facade of a house at 524 North Henry Street.
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