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Flores Avenue

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of Flores Avenue, a commercial section of downtown. The city hall, built in 1884, stands on the left near Laredo National Bank, founded in 1892. On...

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First Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of First Street, with houses and shop fronts. Residences and storefronts line the unpaved road and utility lines run along both sides of the street....

Date: 1963-08-18 ca.

Description: Exterior view of an abandoned "Bonus" gasoline station. This themed station seems to have been inspired by a Chinese pagoda design.

Date: 1900 

Description: Factory workers producing farm implement parts at the McCormick Reaper Works. A pulley system is set up on the ceiling and several piles of metal pieces ar...

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Playland

Date: 1928 after

Description: Elevated view of Kiddyland at Playland. The area features miniature amusement park rides for smaller children, including a miniature Ferris wheel and a bo...

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Description: View of the Fox River. A railroad track on the right bank extends toward buildings of the city.

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Description: View across road, perhaps Pleasant Street, of industrial buildings. In the foreground is a drinking fountain and picnic table. Two cars are parked nearby.

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The Eagles Nest

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the Eagles Nest, a Japanese Garden featuring an entrance, gate, and dwelling amongst plants and trees.

Date: 1996-02-18 

Description: Firefighters attempt to extinguish the blaze destroying the Hotel Washington. Most of the building has collapsed.

Date: 1948-09-15 

Description: Madison's Central Fire Station, 18-20 South Webster Street. On the left is the adjacent alley and the back of the Tenney Building.

Date: 1934-01-18 

Description: Exterior of the Emporium Department Store at 15-17 North Pinckney Street, also showing Joe Tittle Meat Market, Rennebohm's drug store, and automobiles angl...

Date: 1966 before

Description: A crowd of men and women stand in front of the Madison County courthouse. The crowd is addressed by several people standing atop the courthouse steps.

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Presbyterian Church

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Front view of a Presbyterian church.

Date: 1957 

Description: A factory worker in a protective suit and mask applies a coat of paint to an International A-100 "Golden Jubilee" truck cab at International Harvester's Sp...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Interior of a McCormick agency or dealership building owned by A.I. Dourgherty (as written on the glass of the window). A group of four bathtubs are in the...

Date: 1949-03-21 

Description: Elevated view from the Wisconsin State Capitol, showing Pinckney Street side of the Square, looking down East Washington Avenue. Buildings include the Belm...

Date: 1906-10-14 

Description: Ruth, holding a cat, and Alice Kressin sitting outdoors on a blanket. Behind them is a side of a half-timbered house.

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Madison Theatre

Date: 1936-11-19 

Description: Front view of Madison Theatre, 111 Monona Avenue, with the Madison Theater building and Jimmy Dodge's restaurant. On the left is the temporary location of...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the ballroom of the operating Jewish Agency Board of the United Service Organization Club, a nonprofit organization that provides morale and recr...

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Description: Unknown beekeeper holding up a frame full of bees. He is wearing overalls and a hat and is smoking a cigarette. There is another hive in the background.

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