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Date:  date unknown

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

Photograph

Carnival Banners

Date:  

Description: A group of adults and children are gathered in front of carnival banners. Probably depicting "Gay Paree" at the State Fair.

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Description: Milwaukee, view north-northeast from courthouse.

Map or Atlas

Map of Milwaukee

Date: 1862 

Description: Drawn the second year of the Civil War, this 1862 map of Milwaukee shows post offices, light houses, beacon lights, county buildings, elevator warehouses,...

Photograph

Milwaukee Streetcar

Date:  

Description: View down snow-covered streetcar tracks towards a streetcar traveling up an unidentified residential street in Milwaukee.

Date: 1961-04-08 

Description: Vel Phillips stands while speaking with a man at the corner of a table. Another man can be seen just behind her. The men are wearing suits and neckties. Ve...

Date: 1917-06-30 

Description: Image of damaged ship on the Milwaukee River. The "Christopher Columbus" was a popular cruise vessel launched in 1893 and used to traverse the Great Lakes....

Photograph

Outdoor Gathering

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group of women and girls and one man sitting outside on benches and chairs sewing clothes and talking. On the right, a woman has a baby stroller beside h...

Photograph

Hauling a Boat

Date:  date unknown

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

Photograph

Operators

Date: 1957-10-22 

Description: Female telephone operators busy at work.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: St. Josaphat's Church in Milwaukee under construction.

Photograph

Schlitz Brewery

Date:  

Description: Exterior of the Schlitz Brewery.

Photograph

Wedding Recessional

Date: 1958-01-25 

Description: Mary (Kustermann) Esser and J. Thomas Esser smiling and walking back up the aisle after their marriage ceremony at St. Catherine Catholic Church. She is we...

Date: 1856-12-30 

Description: A Marshall & Isley, Bankers, check in the amount of $12,500.00 written to J. Alder Ellis from Samuel Marshall.

Date:  

Description: Group portrait of a family with a dog sitting on and around the front porch of a house.

Photograph

Sherman M. Booth

Date:  

Description: Sherman M. Booth, anti-slavery editor, shown seated reading newspaper.

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Description: The airfield of the Hamilton Aero Manufacturing Company which became the site of Milwaukee County Airport in 1926. It was established by Thomas Hamilton, a...

Date: 1937-11-04 

Description: Factory worker tears apart a diesel engine for inspection after run at Milwaukee Works. According to the original caption, each engine received this inspec...

Date: 1952 ca.

Description: A campaign picture of Democrat Henry Reuss with his sleeves rolled up in a factory talking to a foreman while an African-American worker looks on. This was...

Photograph

Grand Prize

Date: 1912-10-05 

Description: Bob Burman, left, leans on a #31 Benz race car. Caleb Bragg, winner of Grand Prize Race in 1912, on road course in Wauwatosa, faces camera. The other two...

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