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Homeless Man

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Description: A homeless man in Milwaukee sitting in the snow as he attempts to craft a makeshift shelter from a piece of tarp.

Photograph

Philip F. Rogers

Date: 1921-05-04 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Philip F. Rogers, Milwaukee surgeon.

Date: 1912-11-17 ca.

Description: Menomonee Valley railroad yard looking northeast to 6th Street viaduct. The George Schulz box factory was on N. 5th Street and W. Clybourn Street.

Date: 1948-01-28 

Description: Basketball game between the electrical shop and machine shop employees of the Heil Company in Milwaukee.

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: Elevated view, showing City Hall, and Hansen's and Zimmerman's Clothing Co., among other buildings. Text on image reads, "Birdseye view of Milwaukee, Wis."

Date: 1924-05-14 ca.

Description: Merchant's and Manufacturer's Bank Building on the east side of N. Plankinton Avenue between W. Wisconsin Avenue and W. Wells Street. The Empire Theater is...

Date: 1953 

Description: Salvator Moshe's son, Michael Moshe, and friend.

Photograph

Lip Ring Casting

Date: 1973-08-14 

Description: View of a lip ring casting that is a component of a basic oxygen furnace. This particular unit was purchased by Chicago Bridge and Iron of Greenville, Penn...

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Three children examining the contents of an apron pouch.

Date: 1938 

Description: Diesel engine assembly line at Milwaukee Works. The factory was owned by the Milwaukee Harvester Company until 1902.

Date: 1964-11-04 

Description: A smiling Warren Knowles displays a newspaper with the headline "Johnson Landslide! Reynolds Re-elected". Reynolds was Knowles' political opponent.

Date: 1883 ca.

Description: Cabinet card studio portrait of John (1836-1904) and Ethelinda (1856-1947) Johnston sitting on a decorative wall in front of a painted backdrop of trees....

Date: 1910 before

Description: Juneau Park. Statue is on the of a hill near a road. At the bottom of the hill are railroad tracks, trains, and a station. The city is visible in the backg...

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Description: A crowd of young boys in an alley gathers behind a woman, possibly a suffragist, who appears to have thrown something. From the interior of the building on...

Date: 1958-04-13 before

Description: Milwaukee Braves catcher Carl Sawatski during spring training 1958. The Braves' third string catcher appeared behind the plate in 28 games in 1957, but wa...

Postcard

Ivanhoe Temple

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Temple facade on right side of road. There is a monument in the background at the end of the road.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A man and woman are looking under the hood of a car in front of a business whose sign states, "The car that is seen and not heard. The car you will eventua...

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Description: A shirtless Harold Gauer wearing elaborate facial make-up, a wig, and a prosthetic pig-like nose, and smoking a pipe.

Date: 1963 ca.

Description: Two elderly women at a reception at the Pabst Theater.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View down National Avenue. Storefronts line the road, and there are horse-drawn vehicles, pedestrians, and a streetcar.

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