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Isaiah Pyant Bowling

Date: 1946
Description: Isaiah Pyant bowling.
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Cushions Bowling Team

Date: December 03 1946
Description: Already assured of the UAW Local 75 Bowling league title is the Cushions line-up shown here. The sockers have lost only four games in 54 to date in the st...
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UAW Local 75 Women's Bowling Team

Date: February 1947
Description: Bowling team composed of members of Local 75, United Automobile Workers (Seaman Body Company. Left to right: Myrtle Rohloff, Hilda Lange, Tillie Stowasser...
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Charmany Dairy Women Bowlers

Date: February 21 1934
Description: Five Charmany Dairy women bowlers, holding bowling balls at the Madison Alleys, 121 N. Fairchild. They were winners of second place in class B at the Wisco...
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Shopping Center at Sunset

Date: July 03 1961
Description: The parking lot of a Piggly Wiggly grocery store (3557 E. Washington) looking northeast toward the corner of East Washington Avenue and Highway 51. Other...
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Bowling at Madison Alleys

Date: April 18 1934
Description: Louis Fiore, Captain of the Phillips "66" team, bowls at Madison Palm Garden and Bowling Alleys, 112 N. Fairchild Street.
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Woman Bowler

Date: February 20 1931
Description: Record setting woman bowler, Nora Kay, standing next to Brunswick Balke Collender Co. chalk and towel stand at Madison Bowling and Billiard, 112 N. Fairchi...
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McCormick Works Club House Bowling Alley

Date: 1907
Description: Three-lane bowling alley at International Harvester's McCormick Works Club House.
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Bowling Alley

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Description: Four lane bowling alley built and operated by F.W. Kehl in the basement of his dance studio at 113-115 East Mifflin Street. F.W. Kehl and all his sons had...
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Pin Setter at Lathrop Hall

Date: October 12 1944
Description: Virginia Rae Miller, a pinsetter at the Lathrop Hall bowling alley, about to return a bowling ball. Traditionally, this work was done exclusively by men b...
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Kiwanis State Bowling Tournament

Date: March 01 1947
Description: A bowler is delivering his ball at the Kiwanis State Bowling Tournament held at Schwoeglers, the Plaza, and Moderne Recreation, watched by other bowlers.
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Elks National Bowling Tournament

Date: March 15 1947
Description: Three justices of the Wisconsin Supreme Court reviewing a score sheet at the Plaza Bowling Alley, 319 North Henry Street. Left to right: Chief Justice Marv...
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Health and Safety Poster on McCormick Club House

Date: 1916
Description: Poster or signboard with the title "McCormick Club House - Here Physical, Mental and Moral Sides of Employee are Developed Equally." Includes images of the...
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Championship Bowling Team

Date: April 07 1948
Description: Group photograph of the Madison Brass Works championship bowling team. Team members are, left to right, Harry Vogts, sponsor, Harry Helman, Steve Caravello...
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Wisconsin Woman's Bowling Association Tournament

Date: January 22 1949
Description: Group portrait of persons participating in the opening ceremonies at the Plaza Alleys of the first women's state bowling tournament since 1931. Left to rig...
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Moderne Recreation Bowling Alley

Date: February 10 1949
Description: Interior view of the Moderne Recreation Bowling Alley lanes, 317 West Gorham Street.
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Women's Bowling Team

Date: April 19 1949
Description: Group portrait of six members of the WIBC 600 Club Women's bowling team taken at a bowling alley.
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University League-Junior Division

Date: November 01 1949
Description: Pictured are three members of the bowling group of the Junior Division of the University League at the Wisconsin Union alleys. From left to right are: Mr...
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A Bowling Demonstration

Date: January 04 1950
Description: Jo Ann Walker, bowling instructor, demonstrates bowling technique to Catherine Greene and Elsa Tamminga at the Plaza Alleys as part of the YWCA winter acti...
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Saloon Recreation Center

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Description: Exterior of saloon recreation center, with "1886 PH Best Brewing Co." etched onto the brick above the windows. The windows have lettering advertising "Summ...

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