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Painting

Civil War Cannon

Date: 1886 ca.

Description: Oil on linen study of a Civil War cannon with a soldier in the background and the sketched outline of another soldier in firing position. Although unsigne...

Photograph

Secondary Unit

Date: 1967-05-17 

Description: BOF drive that was later purchased by Chicago Bridge and Iron Company and used by Crucible Steel of Midland, Pennsylvania. Falk caption reads, "Bull gear i...

Postcard

Grand Avenue

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Now Wisconsin Avenue. Several horse-drawn vehicles are on the road. Below the image is a short letter dated July 6, 1907.

Photograph

Men in Foundry

Date:  

Description: Several Falk employees at work in the machine shop where nearly each man attends to a piece of machinery. Original Falk caption reads, "Centennial historic...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Historic marker placed on the site of the first cabin built in Milwaukee, 1795. A replica cabin is behind. The plaque says: On this site the first permane...

Photograph

Delmar Crandall

Date: 1957-03-27 

Description: Portrait of Milwaukee Braves catcher Delmar Crandall at spring training.

Photograph

Quiet Moment

Date: 1987-05-14 

Description: A couple holds hands and reads together while sitting on a bench.

Photograph

J. Robert Taylor

Date:  

Description: J. Robert Taylor, the first photographer for the Milwaukee Journal, poses in a formal portrait, standing with his pipe. He wears a cravat style tie...

Date: 1931 before

Description: Three boys playing in the water near the shoreline with their pants rolled above their knees. A fourth boy sits on the grassy shore, poking one of the boys...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Old Government Lighthouse at Lake Park. The lighthouse is connected to a house, surrounded by shrubs.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior view of the modern grill room and postal station in the Baldauf Drug Company.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Irene Norman, film editor of the "Milwaukee Sentinel", interviewing the film star Bebe Daniels.

Date: 1935-04-11 

Description: Drawing submitted to the state of Wisconsin for trademark registration. Button design with a drawing of a flower and the statement: "Certified W.S.S.A."

Photograph

Charles W. Norris

Date: 1914-10-27 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Charles W. Norris, Milwaukee ship chandler.

Photograph

Herman A. Wagner

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Herman A. Wagner, Milwaukee company president.

Photograph

Edgar A. Ulbricht

Date: 1921-07-15 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Edgar A. Ulbricht, Milwaukee company president. He is holding a cigar.

Date: 1948-02 

Description: Paul Steffes, secretary-treasurer of Local 75, United Automobile Workers (Seaman Body Company) at his desk.

Date: 1881 ca.

Description: Bird's-eye view of Milwaukee from the south lakeshore.

Photograph

Charles W. Henning

Date: 1915-03-31 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Charles W. Henning, Milwaukee company vice-president.

Photograph

Swearing Allegiance

Date: 1963-05-02 

Description: During part of a ceremony, citizens raise their right hands and swear allegiance to the United States in the federal building to receive citizenship certif...

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