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Description: Three-quarter length seated studio portrait of E.B. Garton, Milwaukee manufacturer.
Date: 1943 ca.
Description: House built by Benjamin Church in 1844. Restored, it stands in Estabrook Park. Two men near front porch, from left to right: Frederic Heath, President of...
Description: A man dressed in a Smokey Bear costume with two Milwaukee school children. Behind them is a sign that reads: "Education Strikes A Balance".
Description: Split ring gear that was a later component of a rod mill was purchased by ACC-Vickers-Babcock Limited and exported to India. Original Falk caption reads, "...
Description: Head and shoulders portrait of John Welton Fisher, Milwaukee medical director.
Description: Spoofing as the "Big Boys" in their rented offices during the Zeidler campaign.
Description: Letterhead of the Milwaukee Lithographing Company, with a woman in classical dress holding a document in her lap and sitting amidst grass and flowers, a ri...
Description: Girls riding bicycles at a Civilian Defense Rally. The Greendale Village Hall with clock tower is visible in the background, and the street has been blocke...
Date: 1921 ca.
Description: A line of men operate machines at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works (factory).
Description: A Target retail store is flooded with customers returning Christmas gifts.
Date: date unknown
Description: A man is posed on an early motorcycle.
Description: Band, in full regalia, playing tubas, clarinets and trumpets as well as other instruments, outside at a Fourth of July parade. There is a brick building in...
Description: Memohead of the S.A. Mondschein Piano Company of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, dealer in Sohmer and other brands of pianos. Features a three-quarter exterior view...
Description: R.J. Thomas playing Santa Claus for children of Allis-Chalmers strikers.
"Santa Claus Has Come To Town: You may not know it but that's UAW-CIO Vice-Pres...
Date: 1914 ca.
Description: Frederick Layton gave this hand-colored photograph of himself in his garden on Marshall Street to his niece Elizabeth Layton Fowle on August 8, 1914. He di...
Description: High school students stage a mock double wedding in their Family Living class.
Description: Boy in bath tub being bathed by mother.
Description: Children standing in line, boarding an International D-300 bus near what appears to be a school buiding. This bus was equipped with 165" Hicks body.
Date: 1840 ca.
Description: Sod-breaker and five yoke of oxen plowing in front of the “Old Cottage Inn”. In the foreground a boat is on the shoreline.
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of J.E. Fitzgibbon, Milwaukee company vice-president.
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