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Historical Society

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.

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Picnic Point

Date: 1899-07 

Description: Elevated view from hill of Picnic Point, located on the south shore of Lake Mendota.

Date: 1954 

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.

Date: 1954-09 

Description: A crane is used in the demolition of City Hall on the corner of Mifflin Street and Wisconsin Avenue.

Date: 1930-08-15 

Description: Chevrolet automobile advertising the Chevrolet Six Economy Drivers' contest with "Test your driving skills, economy drivers' contest, $75 in cash prizes, f...

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The Phillips Family

Date:  ca.

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...

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Victorian Interior

Date:  ca.

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...

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Fair Oaks Streetcar

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...

Date: 1948-05-29 

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...

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Sears Roebuck

Date: 1954-12-25 

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...

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Luther Church

Date: 1918 

Description: Luther Church, 320 East Washington Avenue.

Date: 1918 ca.

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...

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Lindbergh's Plane

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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