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Rufus King

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Description: General Rufus King, seated in uniform.

Date: 1946-09-15 

Description: Cooks prepare food on a large iron stove while a worker stands holding coffee. Part of a series on working conditions aboard Lake Michigan railroad car fer...

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Reinhardt Rahr

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Reinhardt Rahr, Manitowoc maltster.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Aunt Helen and Syl standing on an overlook at River Park. Behind them is a bridge spanning a wide river.

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Rainy Day

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Description: A street scape with people holding umbrellas walking in the rain. The street shows a business section and there is a horse-drawn vehicle in the hazy distan...

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Storefronts on Road

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View from dirt road, with buildings grouped on the left, with mailboxes, trees and a fence lining the road on the right. Horse-drawn carts are on the road,...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A small group of fire fighters fight an unseen fire with three fire hoses. Smoke obscures the fire, and on the right, a fire engine has smoke billowing fr...

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Jacob G. Kissinger

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Jacob G. Kissinger, Milwaukee merchant.

Date: 1964-05-05 

Description: A woman wearing an apron prepares a hazelnut torte from a prized recipe.

Date:  

Description: Marlin Perkins shaking hands behind a zebra.

Date: 1955-05-11 

Description: Chalk lines in the foreground mark the spot where White Elephant Bar owner was shot. Police and detectives conferred in the background after assembling inv...

Date: 1912-08 

Description: Two African American men unloading the cement chute during paving of Janesville Plank Road.

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South Shore Beach

Date: 1921-07-31 ca.

Description: Crowds of individuals along South Shore Beach in the Bay View neighborhood. Some individuals are swimming while others are sitting on the grass and sand....

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Description: Politician Carl Ziedler, who ran for mayor of Milwaukee. Gauer is quoted in his book Keeping Track of What Happened, "When Hollywood came out with p...

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Eisenhower Jewelry

Date: 1956-09-12 

Description: A few pieces of "Ike" jewelry were modeled by Mrs. Russell Buck, Jr., of Fox Point. She worked at the headquarters of the Wisconsin Citizens for Eisenhower...

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Raking Leaves

Date: 1984-10-18 

Description: Young boy and girl make the autumn chore of leaf-raking fun.

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Dual Output Shaft

Date: 1969-08-22 

Description: A male employee, Chet Nycz, attends to an output shaft that was purchased by the Road Machine Division of American Hoist and Derrick Company and used by Vi...

Date: 1910-04-18 

Description: Emil Seidel (left) stands in front of his house. Other adults and children can also be seen. He was the first Socialist Mayor of Milwaukee.

Date: 1921-05-22 ca.

Description: Crowd of spectators attend a dedication ceremony for a World War I monument in Humboldt Park. Caption on glass plate reads, "Humboldt Park, Unveiling Bay V...

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Thomas Joseph Neacy

Date: 1914-08-22 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Thomas Joseph Neacy, Milwaukee machinist and manufacturer.

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