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Rock Show

Date: 1963-05-12 

Description: Three boys take a break from baseball to view the Wisconsin Geological Society's rock, gem and mineral show at Wauwatosa's Hart park recreational building.

Date: 1942-08-15 

Description: Children riding ponies in a roped-off area in a park at a Civilian Defense Rally.

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Frosty House

Date: 1963-12-18 

Description: A craft class member of Milwaukee public school system's recreation department frosts a gingerbread cookie house at the Grant Street social center.

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Description: A group of children and adults at a wading pool in a park.

Date: 1942-08-15 

Description: Women selling ceramics behind a booth at a Civilian Defense Rally. The elevated announcers booth is visible in the background.

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Fish Bait

Date: 1963-08-02 

Description: Contestant baits her hook in Washington Park at the annual Milwaukee county park commission's fishing rodeo.

Date: 1942-08-15 

Description: Women and men preparing hot dogs in crock pots at a booth at the Civilian Defense Rally.

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Gymnastics Class

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Five young women in a dance-like pose for a gymnastics class in one of Milwaukee's Social Centers.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Along a wooded shoreline, three children (probably J. Robert Taylor's two daughters and son) in two boats playing. In one boat a young boy in white is stru...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A crowd watches as boys try to steer their pigs with canes during judging in a pen at the Wisconsin State Fair.

Date: 1993-08 

Description: "Bungee jumpers at Wisconsin State Fair, Milwaukee."

Date: 1915 

Description: Stamp advertising the 1915 Wisconsin State Fair. Includes an illustration of a woman waving a "Wis." pennant, overlooking crowds at the fairground. Stamp t...

Date: 1987-02-28 

Description: Stephanie Johnson (from left), 16, Chanell Biami, 15, and Letesa Evans, 16, played a childhood game Friday after seeing their little sisters playing a rope...

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Vince Lombardi

Date: 1959-02-13 

Description: Vince Lombardi at a press conference at the Milwaukee Athletic Club, regarding the Green Bay Packers.

Date: 1944-07-04 

Description: A crowd of children are lines up in a park with bicycles and tricycles decorated with streamers and tissue paper before a Fourth of July parade.

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"Hazelwood"

Date: 1874 

Description: The residence of John Crapser Coleman, as remodeled in 1870. A large house is in the middle of the image, with a drive leading up to the left of the house...

Date: 1942-08-15 

Description: A group of school-age children with a several adults sitting outdoors with band instruments at a Civilian Defense Rally.

Date: 1962 

Description: Letterhead for the Wisconsin State Fair, with "State Fair" in faceted yellow letters against a red band. An illustration of a female figure in a dress with...

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Ideal Curlers

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: Exhibit of Ideal Curlers at the Wisconsin State Fair, with a woman demonstrating how they were to be used for long hair. The advertising promises "no metal...

Date: 1924-09-14 

Description: Sidewalk group watching the military parade at the reunion of the “Red Arrow” 32nd Division, U.S. Army.

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