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Date: 1914-07-19 ca.
Description: Individuals boating in the Kosciusko Park lagoon with onlookers sitting on the bank. Caption on glass plate reads, "Boating, Kosciusko Park".
Description: Striking members of Local 248, United Automobile Workers, discuss strategy outside the Allis-Chalmers Manufacturing Company plant.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Lake Park streetcar terminal. There is a streetcar in the station with engineers visible.
Description: Richard Bublitz, William Mackowiak and Edward McPhetridge looking through a window at a sausage display in a delicatessen owned by Charles E. (Bud) Gillett...
Date: 1905-06-08 ca.
Description: Milwaukee Free Press building at E. Wisconsin Avenue and N. Broadway (built as Northwestern Mutual's home office in 1870).
Date: 1916 ca.
Description: Two workers pour molten metal from a crane-held vat into a mold to make castings at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works. The factory was owned by the...
Description: Building for a new “supermarket” food and household necessities store, under construction on the outskirts of the Milwaukee area. In the background is a ba...
Description: Performing the bunny hop at the annual dance sponsored by Local 7, Amalgamated Lithographers of America.
Date: 1952 ca.
Description: A campaign picture of Democrat Henry Reuss with his sleeves rolled up in a factory talking to a foreman while an African-American worker looks on. This was...
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Front facade of building from across the street. A portion of the dome can be seen on the roof. There is a median strip with a sculpture of a man on top of...
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: Two men in stands review the Milwaukee Braves official program during a game.
Date: 1924-05-14 ca.
Description: Merchant's and Manufacturer's Bank Building on the east side of N. Plankinton Avenue between W. Wisconsin Avenue and W. Wells Street. The Empire Theater is...
Description: Worker machining a TracTracTor (crawler tractor) track roller shell with a turret lathe at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works.
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Charles G. Forster, Milwaukee manufacturer.
Description: Two men harvest rye in a field with a horse-drawn grain binder. The men are working on the Vogel farm.
Description: This product was purchased by Allis Chalmers and used by Kennecott Copper. Falk caption reads, "5CB3-10 BS speed reducer, ratio 7.394:1 with rifle drilled...
Description: Milwaukee Braves pitchers Warren Spahn (left) and Lew Burdette posing with awards they recieved at the 5th Annual Diamond Dinner, hosted by the Milwaukee C...
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Carl Herzfeld, Milwaukee department store head.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Milwaukee Suffragists holding small flags handing out literature on a downtown street corner.
Description: Bronzeville Bombers just after coming through with a score of 2690, putting them in tenth place in the state CIO tournament on April 5. The five men are a...
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