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Date:  date unknown

Description: Factory worker operating a "Hannifin quenching press" at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works.

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Description: Three men wearing hats are standing in front of the bar at a Milwaukee picnic. Behind them are a large group of men wearing black suits crowded around the...

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Electric Hair

Date: 1966-01-10 

Description: Gail Lukas' hair stands on end when she places her hand on a Van de Graalf generator in a demonstration by the Atomic Energy Commission for junior high sch...

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Motorcycle Tour

Date:  date unknown

Description: Nine men are lined up along a road on their motorcycles. Men and boys are on the sidewalk behind them, wtih advertisements filling the wall behind the gro...

Date:  date unknown

Description: In a field with houses in the background, four men are gathered around a what appears to be a campfire, from which smoke is visible. Two men are sitting,...

Photograph

Esther Getts

Date: 1945 

Description: Vignetted head and shoulders portrait of Esther (Sauer) Getts (1926- ) of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The Wisconsin Historical Museum has a set of pajamas a...

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Bardee Hospital

Date:  

Description: Large house with tree and several people on the porch and in front of the house. The building served as the Milwaukee Hospital in 1863.

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Description: Milt Gelmand and Robert Bloch play a humorous game of pool. From a set of pictures that was eventually sold to Cheers humor magazine.

Date: 1914 after

Description: A motorboat with four men going upstream. The shoreline in the background has advertisements on buildings for Quaker Oats, Harry Harris Loan Office, and A...

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Anson K. Mayhew

Date:  date unknown

Description: Three-quarter length seated studio portrait of Anson K. Mayhew, Milwaukee lumberman and manufacturer.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Father James Groppi serving Communion to a couple at St. Michael's Church.

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Large Bull Gear

Date: 1968-06-12 

Description: Bull gear for shaft on a BOF Drive. This gear was later purchased by Pennsylvania Engineering Corporation and used by Youngstown Sheet and Tube. Falk capti...

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Group of Four Women

Date: 1965 

Description: Group of four standing women conversing informally at a social occasion.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Paul Witzke gives instruction on the slide rule in a televised class on WMVS-TV.

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Lily Pond

Date: 1900 

Description: View of a lily pond in Mitchell Park. A man is working among the plants along the shoreline in the middle background.

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Crowd in Field

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of a large crowd of women, children, and men fill a field. A rope strung between trees creates a barrier in the foreground.

Date: 1910 

Description: Sample tables in the Grain Exchange Room of the Chamber of Commerce Building. The Milwaukee Grain Exchange was a pioneer in grain trading with their develo...

Date: 1958-01-23 

Description: Female telephone switchboard operator at work.

Date: 1979-04-25 

Description: A large single helical ring gear hangs from the ceiling in the Falk factory. This later component of a kiln drive was purchased by Allis Chalmers and used...

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Postcard of the Pabst Brewery showing an elevated view of men working near the copper kettles in a vaulted room. There is a large, stained glass window on...

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