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Description: Don Starky, of Napoleon, Ohio, looks over some of the buttons on display at the American Political Items Collectors Association Convention. Political poste...
Description: Mary Beaudry, a temporary employee at International Business Machines, works on word-processing and computer equipment.
Description: Beekeeper Robert Neureuther examines a frame of honeycomb partly filled with honey. Behind him are hives wrapped up for cold weather.
Description: Bored travelers at General Mitchell International Airport, apparently taking their cue from a droopy travel poster advertising vacations in the sunny Carib...
Description: Members of the foils teams of Catholic Memorial High School give a fencing demonstration to a class of elementary school students.
Description: Father carrying his infant son on his back while mowing the lawn.
Description: Student demonstrates his science project that tests the effectiveness of aspirin.
Description: Laura Allaway, Daniel Hirsh, Sarah Dionisopolous, and Abigail Lank enjoying a picnic and beach party during the Family After School Program at Henry Clay E...
Description: A man polishes his 12-cylinder Lincoln Coupe as part of a classic car show at Rank & Son Buick-GMC Truck.
Description: A city worker fills in holes in the road in mild spring weather.
Description: Small garage with houses behind on North Weil Street.
Description: Father reading "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer" by Mark Twain to his son.
Description: A woman overlooks the Labor-at-the-Lakefront festival next to a banner that reads "Buy Union," "Buy Made in USA," and "Keep the Heart of America Beating."
Description: Two men, Ervin Kasper and A. Chirello, attend to a large hoist drive. This unit was purchased by GHH Sterkrade and used by Union Oil/Molycorporation. Origi...
Description: Backyard, fence and wall, North Weil Street.
Description: Eugene Glover, a Falk employee, attends to several castings. Falk caption reads, "To be used in the new (1985) Foundry Capabilities Brochure."
Description: The Auer Avenue School's safety cadet team standing in front of the school building.
Description: Young men performing skateboard handstands on downtown sidewalks.
Description: Young boy and girl make the autumn chore of leaf-raking fun.
Description: Veterinarians examining Samson, the Milwaukee zoo's star 32-year-old gorilla, after attempting to revive him after he had collapsed while feeding in the zo...
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