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Newcomers Club and Holiday Decorations

Date: November 16 1965
Description: Image shows five members of the Madison Newcomers club completing decorations for the holiday dinner dance at the Nakoma Country club. They are, left to r...
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Tiffany Residence

Date: July 30 1929
Description: Erwin and Claire Tiffany residence at 1001 Seminole Highway in Nakoma. Hollyhocks are growing in the front of the house.
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Nakoma Houses

Date: September 31 1931
Description: View from intersection towards two Nakoma houses, 702 Seneca Place, and 706 Seneca Place.
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Nakoma Welfare League Plans Style Show

Date: September 11 1964
Description: A style show will highlight the Nakoma Welfare League Reunion Tea at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 4100 Nakoma Road. Making plans for the tea and style...
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Spring Tavern

Date: 1982
Description: A large black walnut tree standing in the yard of the Spring Tavern at 3706 Nakoma Road. Also known as the Spring Inn or Spring Hotel, the structure was bu...
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Winners at the Madison Junior Girls Golf Tournament

Date: August 14 1962
Description: Winners pose at the Madison Junior girls golf tournament held at the Nakoma Blackhawk Country Clubs. Shown (left to right) are the winners of the various f...
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Nakoma Welfare League Tea

Date: September 27 1961
Description: Dr. Leslie H. Fishel, Jr., director of the Wisconsin State Historical Society and guest speaker at the tea, shares a laugh with three of the league members...
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Nakoma Welfare League Tea

Date: September 27 1961
Description: Women residents of Nakoma found the Nakoma Welfare League Tea a wonderful opportunity to see old friends and meet newcomers in the community. Seated are A...
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Nakoma Welfare League Tea

Date: September 27 1961
Description: Maxine Backer, Eleanor Pritchard and Mildred Zimdars admire a stuffed animal and an apron which were made by the Dane County Homecrafters, an organization...
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Nakoma Welfare League Tea

Date: September 27 1961
Description: Members of the Nakoma Welfare League gathered at Westminster Presbyterian Church for the organization's annual fall get acquainted tea and program. Dorothy...
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Jack Nicklaus Participates in Golf Exhibition at Odana Golf Course

Date: August 16 1962
Description: Jack Nicklaus beats Jack Allen, Maple Bluff Country Club champion, by one stroke at the West Madison Optimists' 2nd Annual Golf Exhibition held at Odana Go...
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Polly Erickson Retains City Women's Golf Title

Date: June 27 1961
Description: Polly Erickson, wife of the University of Wisconsin basketball coach John Erickson, won her second straight women's city golf championship. Flight winners...
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Verona Road and the Beltline

Date: December 23 1954
Description: Aerial view of the intersection of the West Beltline Highway and Verona Road (Highways 18-151). Photo includes Vikingtown Motel, town of Madison hall, Ball...
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Cosmos Dancing Club Spring Dinner Dance

Date: May 13 1955
Description: Jerry and Dorothy Freck enjoy dancing to the music of Jerry Billington's orchestra at the spring dinner dance of the Cosmos Dancing Club at the Nakoma Coun...
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Cosmos Dancing Club Spring Dinner Dance

Date: May 13 1955
Description: Victor R. Johnson and his wife Stella visit with Madalyn Stolper (right) at the spring dinner dance of the Cosmos Dancing Club at the Nakoma Country Club....
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Cosmos Dancing Club Spring Dinner Dance

Date: May 13 1955
Description: Oscar and Harriet Block chat with Jane Deuel (center) at the spring dinner dance of the Cosmos Dancing Club at the Nakoma Country Club.
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Cosmos Dancing Club Spring Dinner Dance

Date: May 13 1955
Description: Marzo and Eliza Bliss and Jack and Elizabeth Merner visit at the spring dinner dance of the Cosmos Dancing Club at the Nakoma Country Club.
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The First of the Nakomas

Date: October 30 1915
Description: Outdoor group portrait of people identified as "settlers" (lot buyers) to the Nakoma development. Many of the people are wearing or holding a long-stemmed...
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Chameleon Club Mardi Gras Party

Date: February 25 1955
Description: Four Chameleon Club members wear costumes at the "Mardi Gras" dancing party of the at the Nakoma Country Club. Left to right are Les Meinhardt, Herbert Wal...
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Chameleon Club Mardi Gras Party

Date: February 26 1955
Description: Dr. M. W. Penrose, Julia Dolphin, and John Lenahan admire each other's costumes at the "Mardi Gras" dancing party of the Chameleon Club at the Nakoma Count...

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