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Wm. Ewig Co. Letterhead


Letterhead of the Wm. Ewig Company, an insurance company in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, with full-color depictions of a scene with three traffic accidents involving a pedestrian pinned down by a streetcar, a head-on collision between two automobiles, and a pedestrian struck by an automobile; and another scene of a blazing fire with billowing smoke clouds being fought by a hook and ladder company and other fire fighters racing to the rescue. A spray of water separates the two scenes.


Image ID: 88678

Creation Date:  date unknown

Creator Name: Unknown

City: Milwaukee

County: Milwaukee

State: Wisconsin

Collection Name: Letterhead collection, circa 1850s-1975

Genre: Print

Original Format Type: prints, photomechanical

Original Format Number: PH 4908.39

Original Dimensions: 8.375 x 4.5 inches


Assistance in emergencies

Automobile driving

Cities and towns

City traffic




Fire engines

Fire extinction

Fire fighters


Human settlements


Intellectual life


Service industries





Traffic accidents


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