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Date: 1907 ca.
Description: A view of the State Historical Society from the Armory.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: A view looking down Wisconsin Avenue as seen from the Wisconsin State Capitol grounds. On the right, the post office is visible.
Description: Elevated view from hill of Picnic Point, located on the south shore of Lake Mendota.
Description: University of Wisconsin-Madison Bacteriology Building, in process of construction on campus. There are cars in a parking lot in the foreground.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: The Joseph William Hobbins House at 114 West Gilman.
Description: A crane is used in the demolition of City Hall on the corner of Mifflin Street and Wisconsin Avenue.
Description: Chevrolet automobile advertising the Chevrolet Six Economy Drivers' contest with "Test your driving skills, economy drivers' contest, $75 in cash prizes, f...
Description: The members of the Phillips family stand on the lawn outside of the University of Wisconsin-Madison Armory (Red Gym or Old Red).
Date: 1902 ca.
Description: View across street towards the Fashion Boarding Stables, also called The Fashion Livery, located at 219-223 E. Washington Avenue on the corner at E. Butler...
Description: View through open front door of entry of home decorated in the Victorian style, including a carved wood stairway and a hall tree bench with a beveled mirro...
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: The West Madison Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul railroad station, with train cars on the tracks. An automobile on West Washington Avenue crosses the tra...
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: View from shoreline of a sailboat on Lake Mendota.
Date: 1897 ca.
Description: Elevated view over Langdon Street of the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. South Hall, Music Hall, and Science Hall are visible. Bascom Hill and a ce...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: An open streetcar labeled Fair Oaks sitting near Forest Hills Cemetery, which was then the end of the line. The motorman has been identified as Jack Schwen...
Description: Reviewing stand for the Wisconsin centennial parade being built on Monona Avenue. Visible in the background are the Woolworth store in the Pioneer Building...
Description: Exterior view of Sears Roebuck and Company store at 1101 East Washington Avenue, with Christmas decorations, located on the corner of East Washington Avenu...
Description: Luther Church, 320 East Washington Avenue.
Description: A view of three houses along Walker Court, Marquette neighborhood, taken from Lake Monona. Left to Right: 617 S. Brearly, 1010 Walker Court, the Jones fam...
Date: 1928 ca.
Description: The "Spirit of St. Louis," flown by Charles Lindbergh, was the first airplane to fly non-stop from New York to Paris in 1927. Lindbergh returned to Madison...
Date: 1873 ca.
Description: Elevated view of the Park Hotel at the intersection of Carroll and Main streets, with the Capitol Park on the right. Several carriages are hitched at the p...
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