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Description: Bartender, Sandra Gaertner and her fabulous hair standing behind the bar at Walter's on North Avenue. Two male customers are seated at the bar in the backg...
Date: 1975 ca.
Description: 1492 W. Wisconsin Avenue. Built in 1886 by John Plankinton for his daughter Elizabeth. Edward T. Mix was the architect. Listed in the National Register of...
Description: Skateboarders take a break.
Description: A young mother feeds her infant baby food outdoors.
Description: A male employee, Michael Nycz, attends to a pulverizer mill that is a later component of a coal pulverizer. This unit was purchased by Foster Wheeler and u...
Description: Male employee, John Beck, arc welding a mud guard to a split ring gear.
Description: Members of United Packinghouse Workers of America Local 248 paraded on Wisconsin Avenue to draw attention to the fact that employees of the Packer Packing...
Description: View of the Blue Angel Drill Team, a flying aerobatic team formed in 1946. Four airplanes fly through the air.
Description: This unit was purchased and used by Armstrong Rubber Company. Original Falk caption reads, "Design horsepower-3143; service horsepower-1500; service factor...
Description: Seated at the head table Senator Gaylord Nelson chats with Secretary of State Cyrus Vance. Vance was in Milwaukee to give a speech.
Description: Wesley Scott, executive director of the Milwaukee Urban League, holding a microphone up to a man while interviewing him. On the right a cameraman is holdin...
Description: Accident involving a UPS delivery van and a semitrailer in downtown Milwaukee. Four men, including the driver who is holding his head, were injured.
Description: Early childhood classroom in which two volunteer teachers are instructing children.
Description: 20 inch coupling slotter at Plant 2. Original Falk caption reads, "Machine number 19-7503 at Plant 2: These pictures of a 20 inch slotter taken for Jack Bl...
Description: Children wearing large sacks up to their waists and racing each other.
Description: William Kozlowski, a Falk employee, inspects a centrifugal compressor. This particular unit was purchased and used by the Cities Service Oil Company.
Description: Tim Wollenziehr, a Falk employee drives a fork-lift carrying an inching drive, a later component of a coal pulverizer. This unit was purchased by Babcock a...
Description: View of a large gear that was a later component of a kiln used to pelletize iron ore. This product was purchased by Allis Chalmers and used by the Iron Ore...
Description: Birds-eye-view map. Contains labeled points of interest below the map describing the buildings and streets. Caption below the map reads: "CITIES ON STONE...
Description: A male employee, Ed Grown, attends to a large ball mill drive. This product was purchased by Allis Chalmers and used by Pima Mining Company. Falk caption r...
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