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Checking the Oil

Date: 1956 

Description: Woman in polka dot dress looks on as a service station worker checks the oil in her car.

Date: 1950-04 

Description: A girl on a swing is the subject of photographers demonstrating a technique using high speed flash.

Date: 1953 

Description: A cashier checks out a customer's purchases while another customer fills her grocery cart with items at the D. Kurman company market.

Date: 1957-06 

Description: A seated man welds a sugar mill drive that was later purchased by E.L. Dennis Engineering Company of New Orleans, Louisiana and used by A. Wilbert's Sons M...

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Polio Shot Time

Date: 1955-11-15 

Description: All seven siblings in the Marnell family line up for their polio inoculations.

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General Cardwell

Date: 1957 ca.

Description: News portrait of General Cardwell saluting.

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Milwaukee Braves

Date: 1954-04-09 

Description: Portrait of Hall of Fame Milwaukee Braves pitcher Warren Spahn in front of the dugout at County Stadium.

Date: 1955-10-16 

Description: Burkie West and his grandaughter Catherine West answer a police officer's questions after their automobile was hit by a train. Both incurred minor injuries...

Date: 1958-01-30 

Description: Milwaukee Braves pitchers Warren Spahn (left)and Lew Burdette (right) flank Braves' General Manager John Quinn at the 5th Annual Diamond Dinner hosted by t...

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Diesel Bus

Date: 1951 ca.

Description: A group of people boarding a diesel bus on 12th Street.

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Telegraph Operator

Date: 1956-09-27 

Description: Miss Nellie Millane sits at the telegraph key at Western Union Telegraph Co. where she worked as a Morse Code operator for 49 years.

Date: 1957-04-21 

Description: An industrious family cleans their motorboat which is parked in the driveway.

Date: 1958-02-09 

Description: The Reverend Erwin G. Tieman baptizes infants as part of a Lutheran crusade for Christ evangelism.

Date: 1957-11-14 

Description: Mr. and Mrs. Janke taking care of last minute details in their prescription department before closing their drugstore's doors at 1658 W. Hopkins permanentl...

Date: 1957-07-03 

Description: Two male employees ease the top half of a metal casing over a Parallel Double Red Shaft that was purchased by E.L. Smidth and Company. Original Falk captio...

Date: 1958 

Description: A girl sits on a fence and holds the bridle of her horse as its foal stand by.

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Warren Spahn

Date: 1953 ca.

Description: Warren Spahn, famous left-handed pitcher of the Milwaukee Braves baseball team, completes a pitch to the batter.

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Edward N. Farber

Date: 1957-09-06 

Description: Edward Farber, a prominent Milwaukee druggist, double checks a prescription order on the day before he retired. Farber operated his popular drugstore, loca...

Date: 1958-05 

Description: A father, Peter Froeming, watches as his three children George, Robert, and Roseann play with wooden blocks with small toy canoe in foreground.

Date: 1959 

Description: Two boys on the class-C scow sailboat "Bobalong III," one balancing off the side while standing on the bilge keel.

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