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Camp Randall Field

Date: 1906
Description: Elevated view of Camp Randall Field from the top of Bascom Hall, with University Heights in the background. A crowd is in the stands at the stadium, and a...
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Women Playing Basketball

Date: 1900
Description: University of Wisconsin-Madison freshman women's basketball team in the gymnasium of Ladies Hall (now Chadbourne Hall). A man stands in the center holding...
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Delta Upsilon Fraternity House

Date: 1893
Description: Men standing outside of the Delta Upsilon fraternity house at 673 State Street, at the intersection of State and Lake Streets. Lawrence Whittet stands to t...
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Residence of William Arnon Henry

Date: 1900
Description: View of the University of Wisconsin residence of William Arnon Henry, Dean of Agriculture, 10 Babcock Drive with Lake Mendota in the background.
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Summer Kitchen

Date: August 1898
Description: Summer kitchen at the Turville family farmhouse.
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The Spillway

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Description: Spillway at Lake Mendota and the Yahara River.
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Rustic Bridge

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Description: Elevated view of a bridge. Trees are in the foreground, with Lake Mendota and the far shoreline in the distance. Original caption reads, "Rustic Bridge on...
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Mendota Spillway

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Description: The Spillway on Lake Mendota (Tenney Park) and the Yahara River.
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City of Madison from Old Assembly Grounds

Date: 1898
Description: A city view of Madison across the lake from the old Assembly Grounds.
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Langdon Street House

Date: September 24 1896
Description: 240 Langdon Street, residence of attorney William A.P. Morris. In 1902 Morris built and moved to a house at 635 Howard Place. He financed a brick street...
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Wisconsin Historical Society Elevator

Date: 1900
Description: The elevator in the State Historical Society of Wisconsin photographed shortly after the completion of the building in 1900. The elevator is stopped on the...
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Library Skylight

Date: 1900
Description: Original Wisconsin Historical Society Library Reading Room amber-colored skylights. Subcontractor was the Pittsburgh Plate Glass Co. of Chicago.
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SHSW Library Coffered Ceiling Detail

Date: 1901
Description: Close-up of the coffered ceiling detail in the Wisconsin Historical Society Library Reading Room, also showing the pendant light fixtures.
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The Sterling House

Date: 1900
Description: View of the Sterling House and its large yard located at the southeast corner of State Street and Sterling Court.
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The Porter House

Date: 1900
Description: View of the Porter House and its surroundings at the corner of State and Park Streets. In 1925, the house was used as the University of Wisconsin Administr...
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Turville's Point

Date: August 27 1896
Description: View of Turville's Point and its shoreline on Lake Monona.
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Professor's Homes

Date: 1902
Description: View of two residences of University of Wisconsin Professors. At 1532 University Avenue is the Harry L. Russell home and at 1540 University Avenue, the hom...
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Madison Countryside

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Description: View from the western countryside across Lake Wingra, looking east.
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View of Madison From Turville's Woods

Date: August 27 1896
Description: View of Madison from across Lake Monona at Turville's Woods.
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View From Observatory Hill

Date: 1900
Description: View of the Lake Mendota and the surrounding neighborhood looking northwest from Observatory Hill.

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