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Photograph

Jackie Robinson

Date: 1955-01-26 

Description: Jackie Robinson standing in front of a curtain wearing a jacket and tie. He stands next to a podium, perhaps behind the curtain before or after speaking.

Photograph

Marines Leaving

Date: 1951 

Description: A platoon of Marines marching down a tree-lined city street. A group of children are walking alongside on the left.

Date: 1872 

Description: Two illustrated pages in color from a Johnston Harvester Company brochure. The top illustration is of a man using a Wrought Iron Self-Raking Combined Machi...

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: Interior spread of a pamphlet advertising the Heider Model C 12-20 horsepower tractor. Informative text is supplemented by illustrations of the tractor at...

Photograph

The Shore Hotel

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the Shore Hotel from across the intersection at 34th Street and Central Avenue. A double staircase leads to the second-story porch where three c...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A large team of horses or mules is shown pulling a harvester through a grain field in. Several men can be seen on the harvester. Text on photograph reads:...

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: A fashionably dressed young couple stand in an embrace on a pier on the East River. The river and a waterfront warehouse are visible behind them.

Date: 1941-03 

Description: Hildegarde Loretta Sell, better known as Hildegarde, was a well known cabaret singer who was born in Adell, Wisconsin in 1906 and raised in New Holstein. D...

Date: 1867 ca.

Description: Carte-de-visite studio portrait of man standing with a frilled-bodice, cloth hunting shirt with leather leggings. A wool plaid shawl is worn toga-style; an...

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Inventor, B.L. Boboroff, displays his vote recording device to members of the U.S. House of Representatives.

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Description: Two men posing in front of a small locomotive, probably a donkey engine used to refill downtown after the flood.

Date: 1946-08-23 

Description: Crew of the railroad car ferry "City of Milwaukee" demonstrating for a 40-hour week and overtime pay. The "City of Milwaukee" ferried Grand Trunk Western...

Book or Pamphlet

Empire Drills Catalog Cover

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Front cover of the Empire Drill Company catalog. Features an image of a man driving a team of two horses (toward the viewer) while pulling an empire drill....

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Men working in the paint shop of the No. 2 plant at International Harvester's Osborne Works. The factory was owned by the D.M. Osborne Company until 1903,...

Date: 1963-08-11 ca.

Description: Two men on two McCormick reapers at work in a wheat field. In the distance several farm buildings are visible with large clouds in the sky.

Date: 1949 

Description: A man and a woman working at Chicago Addressing Company.

Photograph

Studs Terkel

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Description: Louis "Studs" Terkel sitting in his hotel room.

Date: 1986-08-30 

Description: Congressman David R. Obey delivering the Democrat's reply to a Labor Day speech by President Ronald Reagan.

Photograph

William Walter Webb

Date: 1914-02-28 

Description: =Quarter-length studio portrait of Reverend William Walter Webb, Milwaukee clergyman.

Date: 1978 

Description: "Mayville photographer, Edgar Mueller, confers with 'Corny' Weber. Mr. Weber took some early photos in the village. Some of his glass plate negatives are i...

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