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Date: 1959 

Description: Cyla Tine Stundel and her son, Ksiel, at his Bar Mitzvah.

Date: 1934-04-23 

Description: Label submitted to the State of Wisconsin for trademark registration by the M Carpenter Baking Co. The label is in red and blue, and is for cracked wheat b...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: 40 North Prospect Avenue. Built ca. 1860, E.T. Mix, architect. House is three stories with a small tower on the roof. To the right is the yard with smal...

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: An apron-clad woman broils hamburgers in the kitchen.

Date: 1967-09-22 

Description: An African American boy twirls a "hula-hoop" around his neck.


Mail Room

Date:  date unknown

Description: Man sorting envelopes in a mail room near tall stacks of mail.

Date: 1918-07-30 ca.

Description: Waldheim furniture building and surrounding commercial area on N. Plankinton Avenue, north of W. Wisconsin Avenue. The Waldheim Furniture building is in th...

Date: 1958-10-01 

Description: View from the upper deck of Milwaukee County Stadium, with the parking lot visible in the distance, during game one of the 1958 World Series between the Mi...

Date: 1937-11-14 

Description: A group of "service managers" inspect engines at Milwaukee Works (factory). Photograph taken by McQuinn.


Walter Stern

Date: 1936-12-02 

Description: Waist-up seated studio portrait of Walter Stern, Milwaukee company president.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Young ladies with large straw hats standing on the sidewalk. One holds a basket while another crouches down holding a purse. A child is standing with the...


Railroad Accident

Date:  date unknown

Description: Northwestern Line railroad accident. Railroad cars have fallen off the railroad tracks and the engine car is lying on its side. Both men and women are stan...


Description: Streetcar and two operators. The side of the car reads, "Wells Street" and West Side Street Railway Co." Original Falk caption reads, "Photos borrowed from...


Downtown Milwaukee

Date: 1912 

Description: Street cars and busy pedestrian traffic mingle in this view of the 200 West Water Street block in downtown Milwaukee.

Date: 1850 ca.

Description: View of Milwaukee.


Family Sledding

Date: 1956 

Description: Winter scene with a family and their dog preparing for their descent down the hill on a toboggan. From left to right, Gene Anderson (my uncle), Betsy Marqu...


Description: Quarter-length portrait of William H. Upham, Wisconsin's 18th governor. He is wearing a suit, necktie and tie pin.

Date: 1956-11-05 

Description: Telephone callers started a new phase of the "get out the vote" campaign Monday at Proxmire for Governor headquarters, 135 W. Wells Street. More than 40 te...

Date: 1897 

Description: This map shows city wards, block numbers, parks, cemeteries, roads, railroads, Lake Michigan, and selected buildings. Also included are indexes to streets,...


Inching Drive

Date: 1977-06-06 

Description: Tim Wollenziehr, a Falk employee drives a fork-lift carrying an inching drive, a later component of a coal pulverizer. This unit was purchased by Babcock a...

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