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Photograph

Mrs. Lydia Ely

Date:  date unknown

Description: Vignetted head and shoulders portrait of Lydia Ely, a well-known artist, humanitarian and promoter of the arts in the late 19th century.

Date: 1947-05-10 

Description: Mayor Vincent Totka of Cudahy and Mayor Charles Plotz of South Milwaukee pose for a photograph after greeting a CIO organized rally in South Milwaukee. A l...

Photograph

Milwaukee Depot

Date:  

Description: Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Depot, with clock tower, at West Everett Street between North 3rd and North 4th Streets.

Photograph

Young Sculptor

Date: 1968-05-13 

Description: Thurman Butler, 16, with the sculpture he made while practicing cutting and welding techniques in a foundry course at Milwaukee Technical college. He calle...

Photograph

Polio Shot Time

Date: 1955-11-15 

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

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Parade celebrating the return of the 32nd Division after World War I.

Photograph

Iron Block Building

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of building on corner in downtown area. There are horse-drawn vehicles in the street, and pedestrians on the sidewalk and crossing the street...

Date:  date unknown

Description: J. Robert Taylor is posing on his motorcycle in the middle of a neighborhood street.

Photograph

Otto H. Falk

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of General Otto H. Falk, Milwaukee manufacturer.

Photograph

Seder for Newcomers

Date: 1948-04-24 

Description: A group portrait of people seated at tables for Seder.

Date: 1905 

Description: A woman, possibly Alma Reinhardt Taylor, wearing a long coat, on a rocky beach with a boy looking out at the water, and a younger child crouched at her fee...

Date: 1946 before

Description: People are sitting and standing around a fountain in Courthouse Square (now Cathedral Square) with the cathedral in the background.

Date:  

Description: Father James Groppi speaking through a megaphone from the hood of a bus. Groppi stands with Alderperson Vel Phillips. Several of the people in the assemble...

Photograph

Turbine Drive

Date: 1968-03-11 

Description: This turbine drive was later purchased and used by The Whiton Machine Company. Falk caption reads, "1110YPA-1 speed reducer with lube system and cooler, ra...

Date: 1948-03-22 

Description: Members of Local 50, United Packinghouse Workers of America and their families walking the picket line. "Picket Duty - Everyone's Job" Even the youngst...

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: The building has many classical architectural elements, including a dome. There is a large totem pole in front of the building. Pedestrians are walking on...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Self-portrait of the photographer sitting on a table near a wall wearing a hat and holding a newspaper and pipe.

Date: 1964 ca.

Description: A woman and child carry CORE picket signs protesting school segregation.

Photograph

Otto Herbert Falk

Date: 1915-04-17 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of General Otto Herbert Falk, Milwaukee manufacturer.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Men standing around a puddle alongside a road near a small snowbank. One man bends down on near the puddle with a hammer in his hand. Signs for beer appear...

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