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Photograph

Nurse Ada Straub

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Description: Studio portrait of nurse Ada Straub in her uniform. Ada Straub was a cousin of Mrs. Anton Nelson (the mother of Gaylord Nelson), who was also a nurse.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Tractors, engines and parts on the floor of International Harvester's Milwaukee Works (factory).

Date: 1927 

Description: Portrait of the Seiden family (wife and in-laws of Salvator Moshe). Front row, from left: Thelma Seiden Moshe (wife), Max (father-in-law), Bessie (mother-...

Date:  

Description: Letterhead of the Milwaukee Willow Works, a manufacturer of children's carriages, willow ware, and toys, with a three-quarter view of the company building,...

Date: 1961-04-11 

Description: Governor Gaylord Nelson throwing the first ball of the season at County Stadium.

Photograph

Reading Circle

Date: 1963-08-06 

Description: A mother reads stories on her front steps to children from around the block.

Date: 1930 

Description: Factory worker operates a machine suspended from the ceiling on a line of cream separators at Milwaukee Works.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Tractors and engines at International Harvester's Milwaukee(?) Works.

Date: 1963-07 

Description: Group of women playing cards while wearing hats and pearls.

Photograph

T.L. Smith

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Description: Three-quarter length seated studio portrait of T.L. Smith, Milwaukee manufacturer.

Date: 1924 

Description: The smoke stack is several inches out of plumb, which was the reason the photographer took the photograph. Located on a waterfront.

Date: 1899-07-30 

Description: View across pond of Syl at Soldiers Home with aunt Helen standing on a landing near a boat and a flagpole. There is a large group of people gathered around...

Date: 1946-12-04 

Description: Police arresting an Allis-Chalmers striker.

Photograph

Group on the Grass

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Description: A group of well-dressed people at repose on the grass, possibly having a picnic. Second from left is Alma Reinhardt Taylor.

Date: 1957-06-22 

Description: Milwaukee Braves first baseman Joe Adcock lunges for first against the Phillies. Adcock pinch hit for pitcher Juan Pizarro with one on and one out in the...

Photograph

Ethnic Pride Day

Date: 1989-03-19 

Description: Children celebrating their heritage during Ethnic Pride Day at Our Savior's Lutheran Church Hall, 3022 West Wisconsin Avenue. The celebration, which highl...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Formal waist-up oval portrait of Samuel Marshall (1820-1907), banker, co-founder and President of the Marshall & Ilsley Bank.

Photograph

Pfister House

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Stereograph. Residence of Giudo Pfister, at 429 Jefferson Street. A tree stands between the sidewalk and the dirt road.

Date: 1955-01-05 

Description: A toddler inserts a dime into a March of Dimes collection board as her mother holds her and looks on. The collection is to raise money to eradicate polio.

Date: 1961-11-14 

Description: Students work in a studio on their individual projects for a photography class at the Milwaukee Institute of Technology.

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