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Hauling a Boat

Date:  date unknown

Description: Boys, men, and horses hauling a boat with ropes.

Date: 1946-03 

Description: Harnischfeger workers aren't on strike but they do their bit every week to help those who are. This picture was taken at the end of a regular Wednesday mo...

Date: 1913-11-29 ca.

Description: Park near hotels and Gimbels building. Caption says, "View N.E. from C. M. & St. P. Depot". Presently, it is Zeidler Union Square on W. Everett Street betw...

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Man in Car

Date:  

Description: A man smiles from the passenger seat of an automobile that's parked in a grassy area on the curb of a gravel road.

Date: 1947-11-07 

Description: Team portrait of the Heil Local 1344 Social League "Truck Tanks" bowling team. From left to right are Ray Werra, team captain Tony Lidwin, George Karolowsk...

Date: 1985-05-05 

Description: Father carrying his infant son on his back while mowing the lawn.

Date: 1865-06-28 ca.

Description: The Great Fair held at Milwaukee for the benefit of the Wisconsin Soldiers Home. The 130x130 foot building was constructed especially for the ten-day fair....

Date: 1960 

Description: This map of Greedale shows local streets, parks, schools, and churches and includes manuscript annotations in green and blue showing tracts and parcels of...

Date: 1869 ca.

Description: Stereograph of the Axtell House building, with a storefront next to it advertising "Clothing Hats Caps Sailors Outfits". A bridge is on the left and a man...

Date:  date unknown

Description: The Milwaukee Journal Pathfinder car driving onto a bridge.

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Will J. Sando

Date: 1921-07-05 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Will J. Sando, Milwaukee engineer.

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Astronaut Kids

Date: 1968-10-30 

Description: Three children, dressed up in homemade astronaut costumes for Halloween. One clever parent has made good use of a football helmet!

Date: 1944-10-17 

Description: Smoke is rising from a burning building in the city. The building on the left has a billboard supporting the Packers. A bridge and river can be seen in th...

Date: 1963-05-29 

Description: Local veterans groups present a massing of the colors at the Wood cemetery.

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Patrick Cudahy

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Patrick Cudahy, Milwaukee meat packer; older.

Date: 1969-08-22 

Description: Planetary gear drive that was used as a later component in a centrifuge. This product was purchased by Combustion Engineering Incorporated and used by Blac...

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Packinghouse Strike

Date: 1962-04 

Description: Four members of Milwaukee Local 248 of the United Packinghouse Workers of America on strike against the Monarch company. The UPWA had a long history of org...

Photograph

Graphics Arts Class

Date: 1961-12-29 

Description: Three students listen to an instructor talk about a lithographic camera in a graphic arts class at the Milwaukee Institute of Technology.

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Soldiers Monument

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: Women congregate near "The Victorious Charge," a monument to Soldiers who fought in the Civil War located in Milwaukee's Court of Honor on the median betwe...

Date: 1940 

Description: A man (maybe a railroad worker or a tramp) standing along a railroad track next to a small cooking fire. Railroad cars are in the background.

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