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Date: 1896 

Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for the Milwaukee Harvester Company, featuring a color chromolithograph illustration of a young boy and girl playing along...

Photograph

Stick Welding

Date: 1970-05-08 

Description: Man welding a 0200R Mixco. Falk caption reads, "Shows stick welding of housing wrapper inside."

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A fountain and trees in Courthouse Square (now Cathedral Square) in front of the church.

Date:  

Description: Elevated view of E. Wisconsin Avenue looking west from the roof of the Northwestern Mutual home office at the corner of Van Buren. The major landmark is th...

Photograph

Girls Jumping Rope

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Two young girls with bows in their hair jump rope as a boy watches.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Cars lined up at the ticket booth at 41 Outdoor Theatre at sunset.

Photograph

25G Sleeve

Date: 1969-01-02 

Description: Original Falk caption reads, "25G sleeve internal teeth being machined on Fellows machine number 7347 in Shop 4." Man in photograph is Henry Lemmermann."

Date: 1961-12-20 

Description: A student at the Milwaukee Vocational and Adult Schools operates a drill press.

Date: 1949 before

Description: Welding a milk truck at the Heil Corporation in Milwaukee. The Heil company was founded by German-born Julius P. Heil in 1901. As the Heil Rail Joint Wel...

Photograph

Women's Building

Date:  

Description: Fairgoers walk past the Women's Building at the Wisconsin State Fair.

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: The first aid department at a Pawling & Harnischfeger plant. A woman sitting at the desk working on the "daily report first aid room." On the left is a sin...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A line of pedestrians cross a busy street near a building with a sign for Gimbels Brothers.

Map or Atlas

Milwaukee Quadrangle

Date: 1906 

Description: Polyconic projection. Map made from surveys without spirit level control. Henry Gannett, Chief Topographer. Topography by Van H. Manning and Nat. Tyler, Jr...

Photograph

FDR in Milwaukee

Date: 1932-10-01 

Description: Franklin D. Roosevelt campaigning for the presidency in Milwaukee in 1932. FDR is riding in a flag-draped open car and escorted by police on motorcycles.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Intersection of Janesville Plan and North Cape Road, with telephone poles lining North Cape Road and cars parked on the side of Schunbrino's Saloon.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Flagpole on a strip of grass in the middle of an avenue. On the right are several horse-drawn vehicles and people parading in the road in front of what app...

Photograph

Race Car

Date: 1912-10-02 

Description: Race car #26, possibly driven by Spencer Wishart, driving down a country road during the Vanderbilt Cup Race. Two houses are on the right behind fences an...

Date: 1885-06-23 before

Description: Menu card and satin overlay with the intertwined initials "M" and "A" for the Eighth Annual Banquet of the Merchants Association at Plankinton House. The f...

Date:  

Description: New Northwestern Insurance Company building, with horse-drawn vehicles in the street.

Postcard

Post Office

Date: 1931 before

Description: The tower of the building is on the right, with flag poles at various peaks on the roof. On the right is a building with classical style pillars.

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