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Photograph

Fred W. Rogers

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Fred W. Rogers, Milwaukee banker and manufacturer.

Date: 1947-11-08 

Description: "Arabian" group at the Harnishfeger Masquerade Ball wearing embroidered and sequined costumes, eye makeup, fake beards and moustaches.

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Description: Recruitment poster in German for the 26th Regiment of Wisconsin volunteers.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Group portrait of George, Louise, and Milton, their son, standing in front of a fence. They are traveling with one suitcase and a full handbag. All three a...

Photograph

Water Street

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Storefronts of East Water Street.

Photograph

Philip F. Rogers

Date: 1921-05-04 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Philip F. Rogers, Milwaukee surgeon.

Date: 1978-11-29 

Description: This unit was purchased by Humbolt Wedag and used by Kaiser.

Date: 1955-05-11 

Description: Chalk lines in the foreground mark the spot where White Elephant Bar owner was shot. Police and detectives conferred in the background after assembling inv...

Date: 1987-07-20 

Description: A little girl offers her place at a fountain to a large Newfoundland-mix dog who takes a drink on a hot day.

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Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Daniel L. Wells with gray hair and a beard.

Date: 1958-11-21 

Description: Two men inspect a large gear which was later purchased by DeLaval Steam Turbine Company of Trenton, New Jersey. Original Falk caption reads, "This gear is...

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: It was in this shop that Christopher Sholes, inventor of the typewriter, did much of his work on various inventions. This photograph may be as early as th...

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: An original colored poster celebrating the Milwaukee Road's 90 years of progress. The poster features three photographs of locomotive engines, ranging in t...

Photograph

Water Street

Date: 1875 before

Description: Stereoview of East Water Street and Michigan.

Date: 1901 

Description: This map shows city wards, block numbers, parks, cemeteries, roads, railroads, Lake Michigan, and selected buildings. Also included are indexes "Milwaukee...

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Description: Severely flooded neighborhood. Two men can be seen looking at the flood from a back porch.

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Description: Two men sitting at desks in the editorial room of the Milwaukee Journal. The room was decorated by a newspaper staff artist. At left, the balcony sc...

Postcard

Wisconsin Street

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Wisconsin Street, looking west from the Post Office. Includes the Pabst Building, the Wells Building and the Pfister Hotel.

Photograph

Salmon Fishing

Date: 1977-10-07 

Description: Man and woman napping on the rocks with their hats down over their eyes as they fish for salmon.

Photograph

Knickerbocker Hotel

Date: 1934 ca.

Description: Front of hotel from park across the street. Several cars are parked along the street, and a large building is visible to the left of the hotel.

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