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Date: 1875 ca.

Description: Elevated view of factory with lake and ships in the background. Trains, people, horses, and carriages, with a multitude of smokestacks in foreground. The f...

Photograph

Michael Carpenter

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Michael Carpenter, Milwaukee manufacturer.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Men and women are lined up in their parked cars to watch the State Fair automobile race.

Photograph

Lewis M. Alexander

Date: 1913-11-12 

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Lewis M. Alexander, Port Edwards banker and paper manufacturer.

Photograph

Centrifugal Pump

Date: 1966-09-15 

Description: 240P double piloted coupling. This coupling helps compile the centrifugal pump that was purchased by Foster Wheeler Corporation and later used by Commonwea...

Date: 1974 

Description: Senator Walter Mondale of Minnesota was a featured speaker at an agricultural conference in Milwaukee. Here he leans across the head table to speak with s...

Date: 1971-09-21 

Description: Speed reducer that is a later component of a coal pulverizer. This product was purchased by the Foster Wheeler Corporation and used by the Public Service C...

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Description: Letterhead of Louis Auer & Son, Milwaukee passenger agents for the Red Star Line, with a bearded man in a cap and uniform steering a ship's wheel. The name...

Date: 1912-06-29 before

Description: Interior pages of the farewell dinner menu given to Mr. Wilmer Sieg on the occasion of his move from Milwaukee to Hood River, Oregon. The menu and program...

Date: 1913-10-09 

Description: Three-quarter length seated studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Herbert Henry Jacobs of Milwaukee.

Photograph

Joe E. Brown

Date: 1955-07-12 ca.

Description: Comedic actor Joe E. Brown holding a baseball, with an unidentified man standing behind him..

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across railroads tracks towards men walking around and examining a large industrial structure that has collapsed over a coal pile.

Photograph

Newspaper Speakeasy

Date:  

Description: A keg of Prohibition Era beer in the darkroom of the "Milwaukee Sentinel" being enjoyed by newspapermen: (left to right) Red Thisted, Eddie Oroth, Guy Hels...

Date: 1919-08 

Description: Postal workers demonstrate to demand salary increases to meet war-time cost of living increases.

Photograph

Frederick N. Finney

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Frederick N. Finney, Milwaukee civil engineer.

Photograph

Emil Seidel

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Emil Seidel, first Socialist mayor of Milwaukee.

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Description: Harold Gauer and Robert Bloch, both smoking, pose humorously with an unidentified woman who holds a notepad and pen.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A young man and two women are sitting on a curb. Both women are wearing large hats.

Photograph

Group on Tour Boat

Date:  date unknown

Description: A tour boat with many passengers is traveling down a river. Two boys are sitting on the roof with suitcases and other baggage, and two men wearing hats sta...

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: The Miller Brewing wagon, filled with barrels of beer, and a Miller delivery truck. The caption on the photograph reads "1855-1939".

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