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Automobile Accident on County Trunk M

Date: April 15 1934
Description: Onlookers surveying damage from a fatal two-car collision. The view is looking south on County Trunk Highway M, between Speedway Road and Middleton. In th...
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Middleton Railroad Crossing

Date: 1873
Description: Elevated view of several men, some of whom may be railroad workers, posing in front of a Minnesota and St. Paul wood-burning engine at a train crossing. Th...
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Middleton Railroad

Date: 1873
Description: Elevated view of railroad tracks and several houses. Several railroad employees are doing repair work on the tracks, and one man is riding on a handcar. Be...
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Rat Poison Distribution by Boy Scouts

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Description: A man distributes rat poison, which was invented by Dr. Link, to a Boy Scout to place in rat-infested areas. They are standing in front of the Village Hall...
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Hiram H. Herrick

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Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Hiram H. Herrick of the 36th Wisconsin Regiment in the Civil War. He enlisted from Middleton, Wisconsin, and was the father...
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Pheasant Branch Hotel or Stamm House

Date: 1925
Description: Exterior view of the Pheasant Branch Hotel or Stamm House. Men are sitting on the porch near the front door. A sign above the door reads, in part: "J. Yo.....
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Cows between Verona and Middleton

Date: June 15 1955
Description: Cows grazing in a field along County Highway M, between Verona and Middleton.
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Middleton Airport and Morey Airplane Co.

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Description: Howard Morey (left) was associated with most of the airports in Madison. Prior to World War II he managed Madison Municipal Airport and when the military t...
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Bird's-Eye View of Middleton

Date: 1876
Description: Bird's-eye view of Middleton with an inset of a school house.
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Middleton Airport Scene

Date: August 02 2001
Description: A rainy day at Middleton Municipal Airport, formerly the Morey Airfield.
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Tar Tank Truck

Date: January 12 1938
Description: View of the left side of highway tarring tank truck, taken for Willliam Gunnison, road contractor.
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Middleton Garage

Date: October 08 1937
Description: Middleton Garage, Ford dealership, with "used car clearance sale" sign
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Tar Tank Trucks

Date: April 26 1937
Description: A fleet of four tar tank trucks (two each from Lafayette and Taylor counties) park in front of Max Lehman's house, 1724 Park Street. The Warner house is on...
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Lafayette County Tar Tank Trucks

Date: April 26 1937
Description: Two Lafayette County tar tank trucks park in front of Max Lehman's house, 1724 Park Street.
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Chicago & Northwestern R.R. Crossing at Blair Street

Date: November 12 1936
Description: Chicago & Northwestern Railroad tracks, looking west at the crossing of S. Blair Street, King Street, E. Wilson Street, and Williamson Street. Shows Chicag...
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Club Chanticleer Bar

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Description: Interior of barroom at the Club Chanticleer with 2 bartenders mixing drinks behind the bar & 4 patrons seated at a table.
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Damaged Automobiles at Accident Site

Date: April 15 1934
Description: Damaged automobiles of Leo Maly and August Steinhagen at scene of accident at Middleton Junction Road. Leo Maly was killed, his wife, Edna, and son, Paul,...
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Chanticleer Orchestra

Date: September 02 1931
Description: Group portrait of Chanticleer "Lanky Neal" Orchestra dressed in identical suits and two-tone shoes.
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Log Cabin Tourist Camp

Date: June 11 1931
Description: View down road towards the Log Cabin tourist camp at 6611 University Avenue.
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Chanticleer Orchestra

Date: March 25 1931
Description: The musicians of the Chanticleer orchestra sit in the bandstand with their instruments and sheet music.

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