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Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Two circus zebras graze outside a railroad car. A horse can be seen on the right.
Description: Children pose with bicycles decorated for the Fourth of July.
Description: Helen Viktora and Magdalen Viktora ice fish on Lake Mendota.
Date: 1948 ca.
Description: A preliminary sketch for the left panel of the Centennial Mural in the Wisconsin Historical Society. The panel represents Wisconsin's political history....
Description: A man dressed in bib overalls poses with a Gardner Baking Company delivery truck. It is parked in front of Plaenert's Grocery. Over the hood in the distanc...
Description: Exterior view from street of the Francis F. Doring Lincoln Mercury auto dealership, 1501 Monroe Street. The business sells Goodyear tires.
Description: Arthur Santell pulls three Pontiac automobiles, each with a man on the running board, with his teeth in front of General Auto Service and Henry Motor Co.,...
Description: A vintage view and a modern view of 4718 Odana Road, presented as a pair. The vintage view shows the Piper Brothers Farm. The modern view shows a house wit...
Description: Draft newspaper editorial, "Our Railroad Prospects", written by former governor Leonard J. Farwell.
Description: Three men at the University of Wisconsin, with tent and sign that reads "People of Madison! Vets in tent need rooms to rent".
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View across street towards house at 210 Monona Avenue (now Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard), a property owned by Colonel George M. Neckerman and Elizabet...
Description: Mr. Smart from Smart Motors demonstrates a Willys automobile to a stylish woman with one foot on the running board.
Description: 100 Block of State Street with people shopping along the storefronts under awnings and automobiles parked curbside. The triangular building on the corner...
Description: House at 622 University Avenue is the only survivor of the homes which housed some of Madison's early settlers. The house has had a number of owners, inclu...
Description: Exterior view of the Shorewood Shopping Center, which included the businesses Jack's Shorewood Barber Shop, Downhill Ski Center, and Beautiful People Model...
Description: Photographic postcard view from street of the house at 2442 Upham Street. Built by Willard Droster.
Description: Mautz Paint and Glass Company, located at 116-124 North Murray Street. There are two trucks and an automobile with signs for O-Dry Enamel Paint.
Date: 1968 ca.
Description: Composite photograph of an elevated view of an anti-Vietnam War protest at the intersection of Lake and State Streets looking east up State Street. A large...
Date: 1902 ca.
Description: View of a rustic bridge over a ravine on Lake Mendota Drive in Shorewood Hills. Judge A.G Zimmerman poses in his first automobile, also one of Madison's fi...
Date: 1916 ca.
Description: Building on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. A brick-paved drive curves around in the front of the building.
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