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Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Charles E. McLenegan, Milwaukee librarian.
Date: 1916 ca.
Description: Workers stand at their stations in International Harvester's Milwaukee Works (factory).
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Female factory workers machining parts for cream separators and International Harvester's Milwaukee Works. An original caption identifies them as "Milwauke...
Description: A librarian checks out a book to a young girl, while other children sit at tables reading in the background. When it opened in 1938, the Library had a seat...
Date: date unknown
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Patrick J. McManus, Milwaukee sheriff.
Description: A worker operates a large machine at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works (factory).
Description: A woman and man sit at a round table in a public library reading. An office cubicle and magazine rack are visible in the background. When it opened in 1938...
Description: Workers' toilet. Part of a series on working conditions aboard Lake Michigan railroad car ferries. Ferry workers belonged to the National Maritime Union (N...
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of William A. Thompson, Milwaukee comptroller.
Description: Interior view of a room in the Bradley house, including paintings, a globe, fine furniture, a bookcase, and a large, ornate mirror over the fireplace.
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Clifford L. McMillen, Milwaukee businessman.
Date: 1921 ca.
Description: A line of men operate machines at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works (factory).
Date: 1935-10 ca.
Description: Southwest District branch service managers touring the factory floor at Milwaukee Works. Original caption reads: "Milwaukee Works, Some of the group of Ser...
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: Three boys in a public library looking for books in the main stacks. A table and magazine rack are in the foreground. When it opened in 1938, the Library h...
Description: Two women model clothing. The woman on the left is wearing a wedding dress from 1946, and the other woman is wearing a Mount Mary gym suit.
Description: Factory workers producing artillery shells at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works. Original caption reads: "75-Millimeter Shell Manufacture. The shel...
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Harriet Earling Thwaits, Milwaukee philanthropist, wife of Frederick C. Thwaits.
Description: Portrait of Vel Phillips in her judges's black robe with an American flag behind her. She was the 13th District Children's Court judge, the first woman and...
Description: Boys Day at an indoor pool. A view from the balcony on the second floor overlooks the boys swimming in the pool below.
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of George Peckham Miller, Milwaukee lawyer.
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