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Barn Raising

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Description: Barn raising. The foundation is constructed from local fieldstone or "pudding stone," found in the nearby fields. A large group of men are is posing holdin...
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Night View of Wisconsin State Capitol

Date: 1955
Description: A nighttime view of the Wisconsin State Capitol as seen from Monona Avenue (South Wisconsin Avenue until December 1, 1877; Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard...
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State Street from 200 Block

Date: 1929
Description: State Street view looking toward the University of Wisconsin, with the 200 block in the foreground. The marquee for the Capitol Theatre reads "'Jealousy,'...
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Brown County Court House

Date: 1929
Description: Exterior of Brown County Court House, with trees lining the sidewalk.
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City Hall

Date: 1900
Description: Exterior of City Hall.
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Hillside Home School

Date: 1915
Description: Hillside Home School designed by Frank Lloyd Wright in 1901 and constructed over the next two years. The school was operated by the architect's family.
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Capitol Theatre Tower

Date: February 05 1930
Description: View from across the street of the Capitol Theatre tower. "Love Parade" is advertised on the marquee. Three automobiles are in the street in front of Peopl...
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Stone Hop House

Date: 1908
Description: Exterior view of a stone hop house built by Jesse Carpenter in 1894. It was sold to James Stuart "when the crash came."
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Calvary Lutheran Church

Date: June 27 1935
Description: View across street towards the Calvary Lutheran University Church at 713 State Street.
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Robinson D. Pike Office

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Description: Front facade of Robinson D. Pike office.
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Montogmery Ward Store

Date: May 20 1930
Description: The Montgomery Ward Store Building at 100 North Hamilton Street, at the intersection of Pinckney and North Hamilton Streets. The building was designed by L...
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Residence of Charles Ray

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Description: Residence of Charles Ray, 88 Prospect Street.
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George W. Peck Residence

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Description: View across street towards the George W. Peck Residence, Prospect Avenue.
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St. Paul Ice Carnival Elk Sleigh

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Description: St. Paul Ice Carnival; Elk pulling sleigh outside palace. There is a crowd posing and looking at the camera. A sign on the palace reads: "Borealis."
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Milwaukee Central Police Station

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Description: Milwaukee Central Police Station and Light Horse Squadron Armory on Broadway Street.
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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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Hillside Home School

Date: 1908
Description: Three boys pose in front of Hillside Home School near Spring Green.
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Calvary Cemetery Caretaker Building

Date: April 27 1944
Description: Caretaker building at Calvary Cemetery, Speedway Road.
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St. Bernard's Parish

Date: March 20 1944
Description: View of St. Bernard's Catholic Church on Atwood Avenue.
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Bethel Lutheran Church

Date: June 22 1941
Description: Exterior view of the Bethel Lutheran Church, 318 Wisconsin Avenue.

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