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Description: Two boys attempting to climb a wall on the facade of a building near a window.

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Description: A large collection of fossils, owned by Thomas Greene, which are displayed in his home in glass-fronted wood shelves along the walls, and on top of a wood...

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Description: A group of boys gathered around a telephone pole on a street corner, captioned: "Inquisitiveness: Getting an Electric Shock." A boy on the left has some ki...

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Milwaukee Exchange

Date: 1883 

Description: Women switchboard operators at the sole Milwaukee telephone exchange.

Date: 1955-11-09 

Description: A banker pours 12,320 pennies into a change maker. The man had saved the coins for over four years.

Date: 2016-02-11 

Description: Side view of journalists and reporters sitting at long tables watching the debate and working on computers or taking notes. In the foreground, Mark Hoffman...

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Description: A group of boys take a boxing stance near two men standing on a street corner, in front of a building that has "Milwaukee Beer" painted on it.

Date: 1949 before

Description: Welding a milk truck at the Heil Corporation in Milwaukee. The Heil company was founded by German-born Julius P. Heil in 1901. As the Heil Rail Joint Wel...

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Rhudra Gets Surgery

Date: 1985-12-13 

Description: Rhudra, an Indian rhinoceros, is receiving surgery for a non-healing wound on the sole of his right, rear foot at the Milwaukee County Zoo. The surgery al...

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Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of John Johnston (1836-1904), a successful Milwaukee banker, seated second from right, with three other curl...

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Downtown River View

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View across river of a boat docked near a building with a sign for Adolph Meinecke & Sons (Manufacturers). In the background is City Hall.

Date: 1938-10-28 

Description: From Jones Island, looking across to a manufacturing area with cranes and large piles of coal or coke? In the lower foreground is a bare hill, with old pil...

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Description: View downriver from the State Street Bridge showing a large sailing vessel.

Date: 2016-02-11 

Description: View over the shoulder of "Milwaukee Journal Sentinel" photojournalist Mark Hoffman as he is working on his computer selecting and editing photographs of t...

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Jones Island

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: A fishing settlement. Two piers at the shoreline with a sandy beach, one with a ramp next to it. There are several buildings in the background. Two tugbo...

Date: 1961-12-20 

Description: Three students work in the shop for a cabinetmaking class at Milwaukee Vocational and Adult Schools.

Date: 1906 before

Description: Milwaukee Public Library and Museum, designed by Ferry & Clas, architects.

Date: 1942-08-09 

Description: Two couples in Hungarian costumes, one man holding a scythe (kasza), admiring a sheaf of wheat in a wheat field. The twig tied to the scythe in a triangle...

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Description: Robert Bloch sits on the edge of a bed with his hands up as in mock surrender wearing a hat pulled down over his eyes, but the hat has holes cut out of it...

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Description: A woman carefully steps off a Milwaukee streetcar. Original Falk caption reads, "Photos borrowed from Milwaukee County Transport for use in brochure 850801...

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