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Elks Club

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A view of the main hallway of the Elks Club, founded in 1868, showing the entrance to the dining room and the stairway upstairs. A clock hangs on the wall...

Date: 1963 

Description: Members of the anti-Castro group Commandos L install a radio transmitter on a roof. Two men crouch working with a wire on the flat roof. A row of palm tree...

Date: 1923 ca.

Description: Beatrice Orvold, the manager of the Western Union office. Beatrice later married Leon Lamoreux, and they both taught at the U.S. Naval Training School (Rad...

Date: 1938 

Description: Two adults looking at the Greendale Village Hall with clock tower across an expanse of snow.



Date: 1940 

Description: The Market Hall and Square in Krakow, Poland, about a year after the German invasion.


Description: Elevated view of industrial area. The building in the foreground says "Machine Shop" on it roof. People can be seen working in a large open area, and in th...

Date: 1945-01-10 

Description: Carved wooden combination alarm clock & study desk made by John Muir about 1862, while a student at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, on display in the...

Date: 1947-02-06 

Description: Virgil H. Titus, watchmaker, 201 Dean Avenue, poses with the tools of his trade.


Buster Bottling Co.

Date: 1938 

Description: Workers packaging bottles of soda into crates, some of which are labeled "Orange Crush." A McCormick-Deering cooler sits nearby. Original caption states:...

Date: 1945-10-16 

Description: Four men sitting at a table around WIBA and WIBU radio microphones in the Oscar Mayer broadcast booth.

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: A badly wounded Sergent Frank W. Mrocykowski rests aboard the USS "Samaritan". His head and eye are bandaged.

Date: 1946 before

Description: People are sitting and standing around a fountain in Courthouse Square (now Cathedral Square) with the cathedral in the background.


Two Men at a Desk

Date: 1936 

Description: Two men converse in a tidy office. Possibly a photograph from an instructional film about proper International Harvester salesmanship. This photograph is a...

Date: 1959 

Description: Close-up of two soldiers walking down the street in La Maya Cuba one year after the Cuban Revolution. Boys crowd around the soldiers and town buildings are...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Waist-up studio portrait of a European American man with a moustache posed sitting. He is wearing a dark-colored suit coat, vest, watch fob, and necktie.

Date: 1958-03-05 

Description: The West Branch of First National Bank Building at the corner of University Avenue and Park Street, with Rennebohm Drug Store #7 located on the bank's firs...

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Nighttime image of the Depot and yard. Back of station, tracks, and a couple of trains are visible, as well as some of the buildings of Milwaukee in the ba...

Date: 1889-04-30 before

Description: Front cover and first two pages of the souvenir menu for the centennial of George Washington's inauguration at the Hotel Marlborough. The cover features a...


Entrance Hall

Date: 1928 ca.

Description: The entrance hall and stairway in the home of William Llewellyn and Zona Gale Breese. There is a grandfather clock and antique rush seat chair in the hall,...


John Muir Clock

Date:  date unknown

Description: Detail of clock design by John Muir.

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