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Description: Burkie West and his grandaughter Catherine West answer a police officer's questions after their automobile was hit by a train. Both incurred minor injuries...
Description: Special speed increasers that were purchased and used by The Boeing Corporations Vertol Division. Falk caption reads, "Test stand drives for helicopter com...
Description: Front view of the photographer J. Robert Taylor on his motorcycle.
Description: Two men working a desks in the Pawling & Harnischfeger accounting office. There are photographs on the wall, including a crane, the P&H plant, and a St. Lo...
Date: 1914 ca.
Description: Three workers pouring molten metal into small containers at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works. The factory was owned by the Milwaukee Harvester Com...
Description: A man hoists a bucket of coal onto his shoulder from a chute in the back of an International D-300 truck owned by Co-op Coal. The truck is parked along a r...
Date: date unknown
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Edmund Fitzgerald, Milwaukee insurance company vice-president.
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Theodore O. Vilter, Milwaukee company president.
Description: Men at desks in the Pawling & Harnischfeger advertising department. Large windows on left look out towards another building, and men on equipment can be se...
Description: An insurance executive carries on with work after he was hit by a car, dictating letters to his secretary from his hospital bed, with his leg in traction.
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of O.L. Hollister, Milwaukee company president.
Description: Split ring gear that was purchased by Allis Chalmers and used by Duval. Falk caption reads, "Milling Splits." Male employee in photograph is Wilbur Keen.
Description: View looking down at journalist Jessica Arp of WISC-TV, who is leaning over a table working on her computer during the Republican presidential debates. Two...
Description: A parade is crossing through a factory yard, where the workers are watching. Some are sitting on the roof of the building in the background. The parade par...
Description: A waitress serves a group of older Italian-American men in a diner.
Date: 1899-02-22 before
Description: Front cover and menu page of the Old Settlers' Club annual banquet, with a man wielding an axe and chopping down a tree. A log cabin stands in the woods be...
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Augustus Hugo Vogel, Milwaukee company vice-president.
Description: Waist-up seated studio portrait of Christian Glaus, Milwaukee banker.
Description: Men working at desks at the Pawling & Harnischfeger shop office. A row of windows is on the left, and another building can be seen through an open window.
Description: Two men at work moving railroad cars. Part of a series on working conditions aboard Lake Michigan railroad car ferries. Ferry workers belonged to the Natio...
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