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Date: 1884 after

Description: Subheading states the center building to be the oldest house in Milwaukee, and built by Matthias Stein in January 1838. The home is only two stories tall,...

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: Close-up of a wall with graffiti showing a hand-made poster that reads, "O Happy State when souls each other draw, When Love is Liberty and Nature Law." B...

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WIBA Prize Winners

Date: 1946-10 

Description: WIBA prize winners. Two couples seated behind a WIBA microphone with four Robin Hood White Flour posters on the wall.

Date:  date unknown

Description: O.C. O'Hearn Grocery Store, Main Street, with window filled with apples and a man standing in the doorway. Posters in the window advertise "Swain Brothers...

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Philomathia Members

Date: 1949-01-24 

Description: Four Wisconsin High School female students painting posters for the Philomathia formal to be held February 19 at Wisconsin High School. Philomathia is a gi...

Date: 1946-06-29 

Description: Window display featuring the July, 1946 issue of Holiday magazine. In this issue is an article called, "Read about Wisconsin's Dairyland" by Phil Dr...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two men posed standing in front of the Fair Store on Main Street. The man on the right is a dwarf holding a cigar. Posters in the windows advertise "Quo Va...

Use advertising posters to study technological change in American agriculture in the 19th century

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Streetcar Terminal

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Streetcars are lined up in front of the buildings on the right. On the left people are walking down the sidewalk. A poster hangs from the front of the trol...

Date: 1917-07-11 ca.

Description: Horse pulling a woman on a wagon in a town along the Trans-Siberian Railway. The woman is sitting in a large wicker basket, and behind her is a box tied wi...

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The Gladstone Hotel

Date: 1926 

Description: Exterior of the two-story brick Gladstone Hotel. Two cars are parked on the side of the building. An advertisement for the Northern Wisconsin State Fair in...

Date: 1950-06-14 

Description: Hildur Hanson, receptionist in the "Wisconsin State Journal" editorial rooms, looks over the 25-piece tool kit which will be awarded for the best construct...

Date: 1943 ca.

Description: Woman shearing angora rabbit on table. The rabbit is shown in various stages of being shaved, and there is also a group of woman shearing rabbits on a long...

Date: 1942 

Description: Exterior of the Sperstad Hardware and Implement Company, an International Harvester dealership. Two Deep Rock Gasoline pumps are near the front entrance. T...

Date: 1914 

Description: Color lithograph poster. The top banner reads "Charles Frohman presents." The image shows Burke in profile, underneath which runs the caption "Miss Billie...

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Health Class

Date:  

Description: A nurse points to charts while teaching maternal and infant health to a small class of mothers who have children on their laps.

Date: 1891 

Description: Color lithograph poster. At top “Hoyt’s "A Trip to Chinatown" with insert at center "From Hoyt's Madison Square Theatre New York" and another insert at rig...

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: Close-up of a metal doorway in the East Village with multiple handmade posters and graffiti proclaiming a strike.

Date: 1978-05 

Description: Auction of old items at the Weber Brewery.

Date: 1947-01-30 

Description: Observing a poster stating: "Rain, Sleet, Snow, slow!", are Police Officer Walter Randall, with Edwin B. Petersen, winner of the "Wisconsin State Journal's...

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