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Wells Street

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Traffic on Wells Street with the Germania Newspaper weekly building in the background.

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Description: Elevated view of industrial area. The building in the foreground says "Machine Shop" on it roof. People can be seen working in a large open area, and in th...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A classical Romanesque basilica. Facing southwest from Chase Avenue, just south of Lincoln Avenue. Pedestrians are near the entrance.

Date: 1959-02-18 

Description: Language teachers listen to foreign languages on tape decks at an institute for public school language teachers at Mount Mary College.

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Description: A woman drives a two-wheeled carriage pulled by two white horses.

Date: 1937-05-11 

Description: Elevated view of a man loading burlap bags from a loading dock onto the bed of an International D-50 truck owned by the Materials Transit Company.

Date: 1958-04-16 

Description: Boy Scouts lash together lengths of wood as they put up an exhibit about pioneering for Scout-O-Rama.

Date: 1910-12-25 

Description: Winter scene with Alma Reinhardt Taylor and her children (from left) Frederick Taylor, Donna Taylor Adams, and Ellen Taylor Higgins. The children are posi...

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Waterworks

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: Stereograph of the Waterworks looking northwest.

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Description: On-lookers observe an accident in downtown Milwaukee, of the Hamman's Express Line, piano and furniture mover.

Date: 1913-10-09 

Description: Three-quarter length seated studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Herbert Henry Jacobs of Milwaukee.

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Elevator "A"

Date: 1980 before

Description: Stereograph; elevated view of what was supposedly the largest elevator in the world at the time. Though there is a Peirce & Whaling Company imprint over t...

Date: 1963-06-08 

Description: Bride and groom wait in the open convertible that is their transportation to their reception while a mechanic works under the hood.

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Eydie V. Watts

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photograph of Eydie V. Watts, member of the Milwaukee City Civil Service Commission. Ms. Watts sits on a chair with her hands clasped. She is wearing a str...

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Man Driving Truck

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Description: A man driving an early truck (ca. 1910). The front is labeled "Sampson".

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Pulverizer Mill

Date: 1976-08-20 

Description: A male employee, Don Ferch, attends to a pulverizer mill. This unit was purchased by the Foster Wheeler Energy Corporation and used by the Public Service o...

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Henry J. Schouten

Date: 1921-05-10 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Henry J. Schouten, West Allis company president.

Date: 1909-06-19 ca.

Description: Caswell Block building at W. Wisconsin and N. Plankinton Avenues.

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Alfred F. James

Date:  date unknown

Description: Waist-up seated studio portrait of Alfred F. James, Milwaukee company president.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Dining room in the home of John Johnston (1836-1904), a successful Milwaukee banker, located at 645 Franklin Place, also known as "The Lion House." The lib...

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