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Description: Father carrying his infant son on his back while mowing the lawn.
Description: Members of the foils teams of Catholic Memorial High School give a fencing demonstration to a class of elementary school students.
Description: Student demonstrates his science project that tests the effectiveness of aspirin.
Description: Young boy and girl make the autumn chore of leaf-raking fun.
Date: 1982 ca.
Description: Bird's-eye view of a large crowd of music fans gathered at Summerfest, looking northeast toward the current site of Discovery World. Sailboats are on Lake...
Description: Bird's-eye view of the Summerfest grounds. The Miller Jazz Oasis and Miller Cafe are in the foreground, and the TV 6 Comedy Cabaret and the Main Stage are...
Description: Mel Zdroik, a Falk employee, attends to a copper ore conveyor that was used by the Codelco Company of Chile, South America. Original Falk caption reads, "P...
Description: The newly remodeled kitchen in the home of Ronald and Dianne Flitsch.
Description: Fruit boat building, located at East Seeboth Street at South First Street.
Date: 1980 before
Description: Stereograph; elevated view of what was supposedly the largest elevator in the world at the time. Though there is a Peirce & Whaling Company imprint over t...
Description: A man leans out a window to clean the outside glass.
Description: Veterinarians examining Samson, the Milwaukee zoo's star 32-year-old gorilla, after attempting to revive him after he had collapsed while feeding in the zo...
Description: 400 people march to a rally where they demand that the birthday of Martin Luther King, (January 15) be declared a national holiday.
Description: People, including a very eager little girl, stand around a concession stand to buy popcorn, peanuts, cotton candy, snow-cones, and other snacks at the 50th...
Description: Michael Persten standing behind the prescription counter of The Medicine Shop, a pharmacy he opened in Wauwatosa.
Description: Liz Walden looks over empty boxes of laundry soap collected in a Refund Swap Convention at Our Lady of Good Hope School.
Description: Roads and telephone lines intersect at the corner of the block, 4021 North 62nd (Rear).
Description: A caravan of carts full of recyclables is towed by the man who collected them to earn a little extra cash.
Description: Holocaust survivor Cyla Tine Stundel in her residence.
Description: Tommy G. Thompson, governor of Wisconsin and an enthusiastic member of the Amtrak governing board, salutes the expansion of Hiawatha service between Chicag...
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