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Grove Street

Date: 1905 after

Description: South from National Avenue, a view on the south side of Milwaukee. A church steeple is on the distant left. An electric pole is on the left corner, next...

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Interior of Bar

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: The bartender Art Gerth stands behind the bar of a tavern located at the corner of Twelfth and Chambers. A glass of beer stands on the bar. Behind the bar...

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Assorted Couplings

Date: 1968-11-06 

Description: Various G couplings that were purchased by Mesta Machine Company and used by Republic Steel Company. Original Falk caption reads, "Various sizes of gear co...

Date: 1930 

Description: Factory workers among large machines at Milwaukee Works.

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Charles F. Pfister

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Charles F. Pfister, a Milwaukee financier, who — among numerous business interests — was the owner of the Pfister Hotel a...

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Axtell House

Date: 1869 ca.

Description: Stereograph of the Axtell House building, with a storefront next to it advertising "Clothing Hats Caps Sailors Outfits". A bridge is on the left and a man...

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Schlitz Palm Garden

Date: 1886-07-03 after

Description: An interior view of the Schlitz Palm Garden, which was located on North 3rd Street, south of West Wisconsin Avenue. This image includes a drawing of a wait...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Factory worker operating a "Hannifin quenching press" at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works.

Date:  

Description: Two men sit on top of a water tank wagon which is pulled by two horses. They are posing in front of the W.H. Perrigo Veterinary Surgeon and Dentist office...

Date: 1930 

Description: Factory workers working on cream separator bowls at Milwaukee Works.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A river has overflown its banks and is flooding a road on a bridge. Some men are on the bridge are using sticks to move ice floes. Crowds of people are w...

Date: 1936-12-14 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Walter Elkhart Piefer, Milwaukee grocer.

Photograph

Jogging Group

Date: 1968-09-13 

Description: YMCA running club members take a run.

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: Depicts an overweight man wearing a bowler hat drinking beer directly from a barrel. In the background beer steins are littering the ground. The caption at...

Date: 1934-01-02 

Description: Two workmen use a McCormick-Deering I-30 industrial tractor to attach railroad cars carrying Miller High Life beer.

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Description: Harold Gauer, Carl Zeidler, Robert Bloch, and unidentified man (possibly Max Pollack). Both Gauer and Bloch are posing humorously in costumes.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Waist-up seated studio portrait of Edward James Kearney, Milwaukee engineer.

Date: 1968 

Description: Father James Groppi (1931-) and social activists at NAACP March, marching east up Wisconsin Avenue.

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Bardee Hospital

Date:  

Description: Large house with tree and several people on the porch and in front of the house. The building served as the Milwaukee Hospital in 1863.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Worker forming the tip of a steel rod at International Harvester Milwaukee Works. The factory was owned by the Milwaukee Harvester Company until 1902.

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