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Description: Senator Gaylord Nelson chats with Wisconsin constituents at a political event.
Description: Several boys play a street game in a residential area, two blocks away from the deserted playground.
Date: date unknown
Description: A large wave is breaking against the side of the Milwaukee breakwater lighthouse. There is a ship on the left, in the distance beyond the jetty.
Description: Mary Beaudry, a temporary employee at International Business Machines, works on word-processing and computer equipment.
Description: Boys loafing on the playground in the director's absence. Most of them are sitting on a wall next to a building on the edge of the playground.
Description: A young girl on a city sidewalk with a St. Bernard that's wearing a sandwich board reading "Carl Zeidler For Mayor."
Description: Village Hall in the distance, as seen down Broad Street. There is an automobile parked on the left and on the right, a sign reads "Caution Speed 20 Mile Pe...
Description: A photographer is setting up for a shot of a man by a river. Across the river are buildings with advertisements and signs. A large log transport is on th...
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: View of the ruins from a fire in the 3rd Ward. A section of a tall building, perhaps a wall, still stands. In the foreground on the right is a cart near a...
Description: Michigan Bridge across the Milwaukee River, and downtown area.
Description: East Water Street from Kirby House. View of buildings and street. Street car in the distance.
Description: A boy and girl play in the sand at the beach.
Description: Children having a stone fight in an unpaved alley or street in an underprivileged neighborhood. Some of the boys are holding trash can lids as protection,...
Date: 1935 after
Description: Exterior view of Miller Gardens. A billboard for Miller Gardens and beer is above the first building on the left.
Description: A student chef works in the kitchen of a Milwaukee restaurant with two older chefs as part of his training in a Restaurant and Hotel Cookery program at Mil...
Description: A picketer pushing the wheelchair of another supporter of the United Farmworkers — AFL-CIO grape boycott. They are possibly picketing in front of a superma...
Date: 1903 ca.
Description: Street surface paved with granite blocks at the intersection of Second and Fowler streets.
Description: The Mayer building (a floor covering business) on North Water Street and East St. Paul Avenue. Plaque on outside of building identifies it as the Mayer Bui...
Date: 1916-11-01 ca.
Description: Pavilion and riverbank. Caption on glass plate reads, "Pavilion Kosciusko Park".
Description: Heavy touring carriages unload passengers in front of the Milwaukee Journal newspaper building. A crowd is gathered, along with a few musicians and paperbo...
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