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Description: Elevated view of crowd of people outside of the grandstands at the Wisconsin State Fair grounds.

Date: 1944 

Description: Looking every bit his age (82), Governor Walter S. Goodland arrives at the Wisconsin State Fair.

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Description: Aerial view of the Wisconsin State Fairgrounds, including the grandstands, racetrack, and parking lot.

Property Record

1235 S 100TH ST

Community: West Allis

County: Milwaukee

Historic Name: Good Shepherd's Evangelical Lutheran Church

Reference Number: 143618

Property Record

2407 S 52ND ST

Community: West Allis

County: Milwaukee

Historic Name: 

Reference Number: 143930

Property Record

6036-6038 W LINCOLN AVE

Community: West Allis

County: Milwaukee

Historic Name: 

Reference Number: 144638

Date:  date unknown

Description: Actor Jack Carson and two boys competing in an ice cream eating contest at the State Fair. The boys are identified as John Schroeder of West Bend and Jacki...

Property Record

5301-5303 W HAYES AVE

Community: West Allis

County: Milwaukee

Historic Name: 

Reference Number: 144253

Property Record

1215 S 100TH ST

Community: West Allis

County: Milwaukee

Historic Name: Good Shepherd's Evangelical Lutheran Parsonage

Reference Number: 143619

Date: 1954 before

Description: Two cars and drivers with the Swenson Thrillcade World Champion Auto Daredevils perform before an audience at the Wisconsin State Fair.

Property Record

2433 S 52ND ST

Community: West Allis

County: Milwaukee

Historic Name: 

Reference Number: 143931

Property Record

5923 W LINCOLN AVE

Community: West Allis

County: Milwaukee

Historic Name: Pate Oil Company Service Station

Reference Number: 144922

Photograph

Salesman at Fair

Date: 1948-08 ca.

Description: A large crowd has gathered to hear a carnival barker sell bottles of something at the Wisconsin Centennial Exposition. Cure-all-pills? Snake-oils? No sign...

Property Record

2242-2244 S 62ND ST

Community: West Allis

County: Milwaukee

Historic Name: 

Reference Number: 144639

Property Record

2356 S 55TH ST

Community: West Allis

County: Milwaukee

Historic Name: 

Reference Number: 144173

Property Record

1619 S 80TH ST

Community: West Allis

County: Milwaukee

Historic Name: 

Reference Number: 9140

Photograph

Poultry Building

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior view of the Poultry Building at the Wisconsin State Fair, showing the chickens entered in the competition in their cages. The patriotic decor sugg...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Racetrack at the Wisconsin State Fair, with a crowd lined up along the fence watching the automobile race. The infield is full of parked cars.

This online exhibit features 14 stunning, large-scale historic murals originally displayed at the 1948 Wisconsin State Fair.

Property Record

5307-5309 W HAYES AVE

Community: West Allis

County: Milwaukee

Historic Name: 

Reference Number: 144254

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