Pinckney Street | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

Photograph

Pinckney Street

Pinckney Street | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
View of Pinckney Street, about 1860, from the roof of the Fairchild Block at the corner of East Main and South Pinckney looking northwest toward Lake Mendota. Bruen's Block is the large commercial building on the right. Next to it, across the East Washington intersection, is the historic American House hotel where the Legislature first met. On the left numerous horse-drawn buggies and wagons are hitched along Capitol Park fence. Bacon's Block is the building with the turret on its roof at the corner of Pinckney and Mifflin streets.
DESCRIPTION
View of Pinckney Street, about 1860, from the roof of the Fairchild Block at the corner of East Main and South Pinckney looking northwest toward Lake Mendota. Bruen's Block is the large commercial building on the right. Next to it, across the East Washington intersection, is the historic American House hotel where the Legislature first met. On the left numerous horse-drawn buggies and wagons are hitched along Capitol Park fence. Bacon's Block is the building with the turret on its roof at the corner of Pinckney and Mifflin streets.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:23653
Creation Date:
Creator Name:Fuller, John S., ca. 1815-1902
City:Madison
County:Dane
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Madison, Wisconsin, cartes-de-visite, circa 1860-circa. 1870
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:PH 6010.22
Original Dimensions:2.75 x 2.25 inches oval
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
See Image ID: 66730 for stereograph of image. Similar to Image ID: 26960 and Image ID: 26959.
SUBJECTS
Horses
Commercial buildings
Trees
Central business districts
Cities and towns
Fences
Outdoor photography
Parks
Hotels
Carriages and carts
Horse-drawn vehicles
Pedestrians
Lakes
Land use, Urban

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