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Pinckney Street | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

Photograph

Pinckney Street

Pinckney Street | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Daguerreotype of elevated view of Pinckney Street, looking northwest. View includes the American House and Bruen's Block, both on the corner of East Washington Avenue. Visible in the distance at the right end of Pinckney Street (on what is now called Mansion Hill) is the two-year-old Bashford House. The public streets are lined with busy stores and crowded with wagons, hacks and carriages, and merchants' refuse.
DESCRIPTION
Daguerreotype of elevated view of Pinckney Street, looking northwest. View includes the American House and Bruen's Block, both on the corner of East Washington Avenue. Visible in the distance at the right end of Pinckney Street (on what is now called Mansion Hill) is the two-year-old Bashford House. The public streets are lined with busy stores and crowded with wagons, hacks and carriages, and merchants' refuse.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:11701
Creation Date:circa 1859
Creator Name:Nielson, Andrew C. & Nielson, Edward, Madison, Wisconsin
City:Madison
County:Dane
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Album 06 (Madison, Wisconsin: Views of Capitol Square and environs)
Genre:Photograph
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SUBJECTS
Horses
Architecture
Courthouses
Trees
Central business districts
Cities and towns
Sidewalks
Outdoor photography
Storefronts
Hotels
Signs and signboards
Carriages and carts
Horse-drawn vehicles
Roads

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