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Sheep Shearing

Date: 1948-08 ca.

Description: Two men sheering sheep on a stage surrounded by a crowd of fair-goers, possibly in a competition at the Wisconsin Centennial Exposition.

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Elevated view over trees of village. In the background is a water tower on a hill with trees.

Date: 1998 

Description: Lynn Sneary's artistic rendering of an overhead rear view of Miller Park Stadium.

A Historical Look at Service Stations

Photographs of Wisconsin gas stations portray the development of service station architecture.

Photograph

Wisconsin Avenue

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Description: Elevated view from the Post Office of Wisconsin Avenue with buildings and street traffic.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Statue located in Juneau Park. Figure has left hand to eyes looking to the right, with a horn in his right hand resting on his hip. He stands on top of a...

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Parkway Theater

Date: 1921-10-17 ca.

Description: Parkway Theater, 3417 W. Lisbon Avenue. Individuals are walking on sidewalk in front of the buildings.

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Description: Herold Newspaper building and surrounding commercial area at the southwest corner of Broadway and Mason Street. Pedestrains cross the street and horse-draw...

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Description: Milwaukee, south from Mitchell Block. View shows rooftops and building fronts. Ships and bridge in background on the right.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Harriet Earling Thwaits, Milwaukee philanthropist, wife of Frederick C. Thwaits.

Date: 1928-05-14 

Description: Ball-bearing cream separators, parts, and a one and half horse power stationary engine on display against a backdrop of advertising posters at the Milwauke...

Photograph

George H. Noyes

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of George H. Noyes, Milwaukee attorney.

Photograph

Maxipress

Date: 1968-01-24 

Description: This maxipress purchased by The National Machinery Company. Falk caption reads, "6000 ton maxipress, 23-120T .7854DP (4 inch CP), 16 inch face. Gear: alloy...

Photograph

Sailboat in Harbor

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Description: Several people stand aboard a sailboat sailing in the harbor. Another smaller boat is appears to be tied to the sailboat.

Date: 1912-07-11 ca.

Description: Looking east on E. Wisconsin Avenue from the west bank of the Milwaukee River. The Pabset Building is on the left.

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Description: Rainwater pooling on the curb and in the driveway of a residence. A garage and well-groomed yard is also visible. A tricycle and coaster wagon are on a wal...

Photograph

North 35th Street

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Description: N. 35th Street and W. North Avenue, looking west along the north side of the street. The First National Bank and Bloch Daneman buildings are visible.

Date: 1938-02-19 

Description: Portrait of Stanley and the Original Revelers, a five-piece band. The men are all dressed in white coats with dark collars and bow ties. Four of the musici...

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Description: Pabst Theater Building at E. Wells and N. Water street. The Hotel Blatz is on the left.

Photograph

W.M. Gilbert

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of W.M. Gilbert, Neenah manufacturer and banker.

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