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Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Men moving an iron lung. The machine has the logo for the March of Dimes imprinted on it. Iron Lungs were commonly used for the treatment of polio.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Cabinet card portrait of Ethelinda (Thorsen) Johnston (1856-1947), wife of John Johnston (1836-1904), a successful Milwaukee banker. She is wearing a seal...
Date: 2009 ca.
Description: Gilded sculpture of Apollo and the muses of tragedy and comedy in the Pabst theater.
Description: A man, possibly inventor Leo Kay, holds a slipover bowling shoe, which attaches to a regular street shoe.
Date: date unknown
Description: Stereograph view of stuffed kangaroo, bear, fox, giraffe, llama, and ram behind a glass enclosure at the Milwaukee Public Museum.
Description: The Gemini 7 space capsule in which astronaut James Lovell flew in 1965, seen here on display at the Wisconsin Regional Space Center.
Although born in Ma...
Description: Two men at work moving railroad cars. Part of a series on working conditions aboard Lake Michigan railroad car ferries. Ferry workers belonged to the Natio...
Date: 1916 ca.
Description: Stationary engines inside a warehouse at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works. The factory was owned by the Milwaukee Harvester Company before 1902.
Description: Robert Bloch wearing make-up makes a frightening face while holding his hands out in front of him. His hair is slicked back and he wears a suit jacket with...
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Michael Zimmons, Milwaukee manufacturer.
Description: Emil Andel of the American Bowling Congress demonstrates an automatic foul detector in a bowling alley.
Description: Workers look on as machine parts are tested at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works. This photograph was displayed at the 1915 Panama-Pacific Internat...
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Frederick Colton Comstock, Milwaukee grocer.
Description: Two men stand near several large gear castings and numerous machines. Original Falk caption reads, "Centennial historical photos of old negative which coul...
Description: Three-quarter length seated studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of James D. Mortimer, New York company president.
Description: A nurse, possibly a student nurse, looks at a thermometer after taking the temperature of a female patient laying in bed.
Description: Young worker operates a large lever on railroad tracks. Part of a series on working conditions aboard Lake Michigan railroad car ferries. Ferry workers bel...
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Arthur Tenney Holbrook, Milwaukee physician.
Date: 1943 ca.
Description: Inside of the People's Bookstore. Bookshelves, counters and cabinets of leftist books. Some titles are visible including Battle for Asia, Women i...
Description: The presentation of the liquor trophy during the lithographer's intercity bowling dinner.
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