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Date: 1907-02 

Description: Crates on a factory floor at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works. The crates may contain stationary engines. The text on the wooden crates in the fo...

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Factory workers manufacturing cream separators at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works. The poster at the back of the room says "Dairymade" while the...

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: Factory workers machine parts at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works.

Date: 1914-04 ca.

Description: Factory workers operate machinery at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works.

Date: 1917-08-06 

Description: Overlooking the Chicago and North Western railroad depot from Juneau Park bluff. Caption on glass plate reads, "Extention [sic] of Juneau Park, showing run...

Date: 1974-08-19 

Description: This unit was purchased and used by Armstrong Rubber Company. Original Falk caption reads, "Design horsepower-3143; service horsepower-1500; service factor...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Students at work in the carpentry and woodworking shop at the Milwaukee School of Trades.

Date: 1948 

Description: Hough Payloader with post-hole digger powered by a non-International engine.

Photograph

Centrifugal Pump

Date: 1966-09-15 

Description: 240P double piloted coupling. This coupling helps compile the centrifugal pump that was purchased by Foster Wheeler Corporation and later used by Commonwea...

Photograph

Outlet Trunnion

Date: 1969-11-20 

Description: Outlet trunnion that was a component for an outlet head on a cement mill. This product was purchased by F.L. Smidth and Company and then shipped to Mexico...

Date: 1956-03-03 

Description: Two long-time Falk employees, Bob Quitzow and Frank Ruscitti, work in the gas cutting department. Original Falk caption reads, "View of 'Bug' cutting Depa...

Date: 1966-09-15 

Description: Eighteen foot split ring gear that is on display at the Falk Corporation. Falk caption reads, "Photos of ring gear to be displayed at Association of Iron a...

Photograph

Castings

Date: 1983-05-23 

Description: Eugene Glover, a Falk employee, attends to several castings. Falk caption reads, "To be used in the new (1985) Foundry Capabilities Brochure."

Historical Essay

Harley-Davidson Knucklehead

Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story

1941 Model FL motorcycle manufactured by the Harley-Davidson Motor Co., Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 1941. (Museum object #2003.19.1)

Date: 1969-01-20 

Description: Gas turbine test stand drive that was purchased and used by Pratt and Whitney Aircraft Division. Original Falk caption reads, "Two special units and ratio...

Date: 1963-06-07 

Description: Single large helical hub gear that was a component of an oxygen furnace drive. This gear was purchased by Morgan Engineering Company and used by Pittsburgh...

Photograph

Walk Gear

Date: 1978-02-20 

Description: Anotha Burt, a Falk employee, inspects a large walk gear. This particular gear was purchased by Page Engineering. Original Falk caption reads, "Large walk...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: St. Josaphat's Church in Milwaukee under construction.

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Description: Letterhead of the Wadhams Oil Company, with an illustration of various red and yellow oil containers against a black circle. The motto, "Emphatically Indep...

Photograph

Sand Dredge

Date:  date unknown

Description: Piles of sand are on the ground, and more sand is pouring off a large dredge. The dredge is attached to a boat.

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