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Description: Waist-up seated studio portrait of Phillip Gross, Milwaukee company president. He has a newspaper in his lap.
Date: 1948 ca.
Description: This map of the Wisconsin Centennial Exposition is oriented with north to the right. The right hand margin includes "Outstanding Events of the Grandstand P...
Description: A male employee, Michael Nycz, attends to a pulverizer mill that is a later component of a coal pulverizer. This unit was purchased by Foster Wheeler and u...
Description: People sitting at a table in a dance hall wine room at 2:00 a.m.
Date: date unknown
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of A. (Abraham) T. Van Scoy, official of the International Harvester Company in Milwaukee.
Description: Governor Gaylord Nelson throwing the first ball of the season at County Stadium.
Description: Design in blue art deco style for the Wisconsin Centennial 3 cent postage stamp.
Description: View across railroads tracks towards men walking around and examining a large industrial structure that has collapsed over a coal pile.
Description: For contributing to the morale of state troops in the South Pacific by his work as a war correspondent, Robert Doyle (right), a Milwaukee Journal re...
Description: Robert Vail, dressed up as a Monk, subtly caresses the thigh of Angie Vail. Vais is smoking and wearing only a tuxedo jacket with a bow tie, hat, and shoes...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Police officer helping a young woman cross the street.
Date: 1886 before
Description: Stereograph. Located on Oneida Street, the opera house is three stories tall, and located across the street from a pharmacy (the Rx sign is hanging above t...
Description: Governor Julius Heil with his back to the camera shakes the hand of President Franklin Roosevelt who was on a surprise visit to Milwaukee for a tour of the...
Description: Baptismal font created by Mrs. S. S. Frackleton, noted ceramic artist.
Description: Lynnette Hartwig, a Falk employee, inspects a gear. This unit was later purchased by the Wisconsin Bearing Company. Original Falk caption reads, "Illustrat...
Description: E.T. Mix, architect. 1 Waverly Place, built 1872. Three-quarter view of the front and right side of the house. A sidewalk and trees are on the right, with...
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Chriesant M. Schmitt, Milwaukee manufacturer.
Description: Toddlers look into the camera with tears in their eyes. They were found abandoned at the Central YWCA.
Description: Factory worker wearing saftey goggles and welding a shell casing at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works. Original caption reads: "75-Millimeter Shell...
Date: 1933 ca.
Description: Two women studying at a table at Milwaukee-Downer College. There is a tapestry on one wall and a vase of flowers and several books on the table.
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