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Giant Elm at Intersection of Green Bay and Good Hope Roads

Date: 1939
Description: A man is posing with his left hand resting on the trunk of the General Grant Giant Elm, S.E. of intersection of Green Bay and Good Hope Roads. At site of P...
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Third Wisconsin State Capitol

Date: 1899
Description: Third Wisconsin State Capitol, the second in Madison, as seen from East Washington Avenue.
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University Heights

Date: 1898
Description: University Heights from the Chemistry Building on University Avenue. View includes the University of Wisconsin-Madison football field, on the former site o...
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Linear Mounds

Date: August 1905
Description: A visitor takes in the sight of three linear burial mounds at the Sure-Johnson mound group south of McFarland, Wisconsin.
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Vilas Park

Date: 1908
Description: Elevated view of Vilas Park, filled with people.
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Burial Mound on Fox Bluff

Date: 1908
Description: Reverend F.M. Gilmore, Professor W.E. Leonard, and Charles Brown relax on a burial mound on Fox Bluff near Lake Mendota.
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Merrick Residence

Date: 1926
Description: Exterior view of the Merrick residence with a woman sitting on a swing on the front porch.
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Pioneer Living Room

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Description: A collection of pioneer household articles arranged in a living room.
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Milo Kittleson at the Nakoma Country Club

Date: June 23 1923
Description: Madison Mayor Milo Kittleson hitting the first tee shot on the temporary nine-hole golf course of the Nakoma Country Club at the formal opening on June 23,...
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Nakoma Country Club Score Card, Front Side

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Description: Front view of golf score card for the Nakoma Country Club featuring illustration of a Native American man at the top.
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Nakoma Country Club Score Card, Back View

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Description: Back side of Nakoma Country Club golf score card detailing rules of the game.
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Capitol Park Statue "Forward"

Date: 1893
Description: "Forward," the statue created by Jean Pond Miner of Wisconsin for the Wisconsin Women's Memorial at the Columbian Exposition in 1893. The statue is seen o...
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Wisconsin State Capitol (Third) from West Washington Avenue

Date: 1898
Description: The third Wisconsin State Capitol as seen from unpaved West Washington Avenue, with the West Wing to the left and the South Wing to the right. The church s...
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Potowatomi Group

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Description: A Potowatomi group consisting of David Nsa-waw-quet, his wife Margaret Nsa-waw-quet, and her sister Mary Wabanosay, or "Morning Walking." This image is pa...
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Menominee Reservation Sawmill

Date: 1910
Description: Sawmill on a Menominee Indian reservation with numerous logs in the foreground.
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Indian Garden Bed

Date: 1912
Description: Indian cultivated garden beds, partially covered with snow, "South of West over the big area". Now known as the Eulrich Site, a mile from the shore of Lake...
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Waterbury Mansion

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Description: Distant view of Waterbury mansion, with field and fencing in the foreground.
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Governor Phillip at Victory Celebration

Date: July 09 1919
Description: Governor Phillip at a victory celebration at Reserve, Wisconsin.
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Picnic Point from Farms

Date: March 24 1913
Description: Picnic Point from the University Farm fields, now known as Observatory Hill.
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Thunderbird Petroglyphs

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Description: Thunderbird petroglyphs carved on rock face at Twin Bluffs.

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