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Date: 1970-12-31 ca.

Description: Poster advertising Urban Blues and the performance of Luther Allison Chicago Blues Band, at the Nitty Gritty's New Year's Eve party. The poster features a...

Date: 1952-11-19 

Description: Mrs. Margot Nelson, the teacher, is shows students Bertha Haack and Josephine Scheerer the technique of stuffing the body cavity of a turkey at a Vocationa...

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Langdon Hall

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. A girls' dormitory, on Langdon Street with an automobile marked as a city vehicle parked on the right.

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Earth Day March

Date: 1970-04-21 

Description: People walking near a bus before the first Earth Day march. One man is holding up an ecology flag. In the background people are standing on the sidewalk un...

Date: 1944-08-01 

Description: John J. Walsh, Madison attorney-at-law, standing next to the Tilt-a-Whirl ride at the Madison East Side Festival, the scene of an accident in which a teena...

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National Book Week

Date: 1948-11-16 

Description: "Books Tell the Story" display at Wisconsin High School as part of the observance of National Book Week. Students looking at display are, left to right: Ph...

Date: 1969-10-26 

Description: Detail of hand with pointing index finger in the sidewalk in front of the old Madison Gas and Electric Company building (aka Darwin Clark Building), at 120...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of the city from across Lake Mendota at Picnic Point.

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Church Women's Tea

Date: 1957-06-19 

Description: Women attend the Madison Council of Church Women's afternoon tea. Standing left to right are Catherine Handford, Ruth Stream, Maggie Davis, and Mrs. Lauren...

Date: 1950-07-10 

Description: Edward J. B. Schubring (left), president of Madison General hospital association, and City Manager Leonard G. Howell wield the shovels at the groundbreakin...

Date: 1940-08-13 

Description: Manchester's Department Store coed model, wearing a fur jacket, hat and purse, posing on the steps of a passenger train with two pieces of luggage on the g...

Date: 1948-02-07 

Description: Betty Booth, associate editor of Seventeen magazine, being interviewed by Madison high school students on the Madison Youth Radio Workshop program b...

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Mother and Son

Date: 1900-12 

Description: Uncropped portrait of Estella Moessner Goldenberger of Madison and her son Ben, who was later better known by his stage name, Ben Bergor.

Date: 1960-12-19 

Description: B'nai B'rith women entertain patients at the VA Hospital on Christmas Day. Martha Barth and Geraldine Netboy are shown serving cookies to patients Lyle Str...

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: A Texaco Super Service filling station owned by H.F. Bartsch on the corner of Park and Midland Streets. A home is on the opposite side of Midland Street. T...

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New Residents

Date: 1954-09-13 

Description: New Madison residents Barbara Ryder, wife of Dr. Edward K. Ryder, Jr., is shown with her daughter Kathy (age 2). Dr. Ryder is now an internist at Dean Clin...

Date: 1951-11 ca.

Description: State Historical Society employee Joyce Hancock examines a replica of Cyrus McCormick's first reaper.

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Security State Bank

Date: 1948-07-07 

Description: Maxine Hanson, 133 Talmadge Street, making a deposit from her car at Security State Bank's new drive-in deposit window at 1965 Atwood Avenue. The teller is...

Date: 1928-06-28 

Description: Interior of Vecto Store, located at 422 West Gilman Street. Included in the view are American Radiator Company furnaces, hot water heaters and a woman at...

Date: 1933-07-20 

Description: Two men sawing up the 10th ward Christmas tree, a stately Wisconsin fir, which had been growing at the corner of Spooner and Monroe Street.

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