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Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Worker using a motorized shop cart ("shop mule") to transport parts between buildings at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works. The cart was manufactur...

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Howard Greene

Date: 1926-12-02 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Howard Greene, Milwaukee company vice-president.

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City Hall

Date: 1921-04-29 ca.

Description: City Hall at intersection bustling with pedestrians, streetcars, and parked automobiles.

Date: 1926 ca.

Description: This map shows streets, railroads, parks, and cemeteries. The top right includes an advertisement for Bartles-Maguire Oil Co. Wards are colored in red, yel...

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Edward W. Spencer

Date: 1921-05-20 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Edward W. Spencer, Milwaukee lawyer and author.

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Factory Girls

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: Factory girls' “club” gathered for coffee in plant refreshment room in the Milwaukee Paper Box Co.

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: The completed Lawson L-4, the second and larger airplane designed and built by Alfred Lawson in Milwaukee in 1920. Not only was Lawson's airliner intended...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Exterior view from street of home of John Johnston (1836-1904), a successful Milwaukee banker, located at 645 Franklin Place, also known as "The Lion House...

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Milwaukee Road Pour

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Workers and inspectors of a mechanized concrete pour somewhere in Milwaukee County. By 1920 Milwaukee was famous for its 18-foot wide concrete roads, the c...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Worker assembling a tank at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works. The factory was owned by the Milwaukee Harvester Company until 1902.

Date: 1924 

Description: This map shows streets, selected buildings, railroads, railway yards, schools, parks, schools, cemeteries, bays, the Milwaukee River, and Lake Michigan. De...

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Herbert N. Laflin

Date: 1921-07-14 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Herbert N. Laflin, Milwaukee lawyer.

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Charles W. Hamilton

Date: 1924-06-26 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Charles W. Hamilton, Milwaukee manufacturer.

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Christian Doerfler

Date: 1921-07-05 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Christian Doerfler, Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice.

Date: 1921-05-22 ca.

Description: Crowd of spectators attend a dedication ceremony for a World War I monument in Humboldt Park. Caption on glass plate reads, "Humboldt Park, Unveiling Bay V...

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.

Date: 1921-07-11 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Frederick Colton Comstock, Milwaukee grocer.

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Broken Clock

Date: 1924-03-18 

Description: "Clock at Goldman's Jewelry Store, corner of Wisconsin Avenue and E. Water Street, run down by a truck." A crowd gathers around the broken clock.

Date: 1927 ca.

Description: This map shows street car lines, bus routes, railroads, proposed city boundary lines, wards, public schools, blocks & house numbers, Lake Michigan, one mil...

Date: 1920 

Description: Alfred W. Lawson (second from right) and his employees in front of his South Milwaukee factory with the center section of his new airplane, the Lawson Midn...

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