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Date: 1893 ca.

Description: View of the ruins from a fire in the 3rd Ward. A section of a tall building, perhaps a wall, still stands. In the foreground on the right is a cart near a...

Photograph

Bijou Theater

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Theater with many signs, one of which is advertising a matinee. Several other buildings are visible to the left of the building. A large crowd of people...

Date: 1946-09-15 

Description: Workers shoveling coal into furnace. Part of a series on working conditions aboard Lake Michigan railroad car ferries. Ferry workers belonged to the Nation...

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Weld Shop

Date: 1975-07 

Description: Male employee, Harold Ladwig, in the Weld Shop. Original Falk caption reads, "A series of pictures taken in Weld shop to illustrate steps in the manufactur...

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Description: Milwaukee postcard showing a glass of beer, a pretzel, a cow and a milk maid. The card also features a short verse about Milwaukee's congeniality: A cool g...

Date: 1904 after

Description: View of the courthouse taken from across the street. A horse and carriage is parked on the lower right of the image.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Front entrance, surrounded by trees. A small red building is visible behind the hospital.

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Hanukkah Ceremony

Date: 1984-12-19 

Description: Hanukkah Ceremony - Abraham Anton uses a servant candle, called the Shamas, to light the first candle of Hanukkah Tuesday night as fellow students watch at...

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Building on Fire

Date: 1931 before

Description: Groups of fire fighters work to put out a fire in winter. Smoke is billowing out the windows and covering the facade. A building on the far left has a sig...

Date: 1970-09-04 

Description: Two pinion combining gear that is a component of a main propulsion system. This product was purchased by Fairbanks Morse and used by Falcon Tankers. Origin...

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Mount Mary College

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Notre Dame Hall through a stone archway.

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Henry J. Kieckhefer

Date: 1921-05-12 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Henry J. Kieckhefer, Milwaukee manufacturer.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Crowd ice skating in a park, possibly Kosciuszko Park.

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St. Mary's Hospital

Date: 1906 before

Description: A section of the building at the right was erected in 1859; the section at the left is of later construction. The building was torn down in 1911. A car i...

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Unloading Coal #933

Date:  date unknown

Description: Stereographic view of two workers placing barrels of coal onto wheelbarrows to unload off a ship.

Date: 1872 ca.

Description: Head and shoulders carte-de-visite of Ethelinda Marie Thorsen (1856-1947), age 16, of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, daughter of John Thorsen (b. 1820), a lumberman...

Date: 1937-06-25 

Description: Factory workers running a diesel engine assembly line at Milwaukee Works.

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Description: A man holding a bowling ball gives bowling instruction to a group of people.

Date: 1914-01-01 

Description: People sitting at a table in a dance hall wine room at 2:00 a.m.

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Robert Burns Statue

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Statue created in honor of Robert Burns. Located in what is known as Burns Square, between Prospect & Farwell Avenues at Knapp Street.

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