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Description: Waist-up seated studio portrait of Alfred F. James, Milwaukee company president.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Elevated view of Milwaukee railroad yards showing several trains on the tracks next to a large industrial building. The coal car in front of the locomotive...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Color postcard of elevated view of factory with yellow walls and blue roofs. Lake and trains in background, with a tree-lined boulevard in the foreground.
Date: 1919-04-21 before
Description: Front cover, menu, and back cover of program ("Conferring the Service Stripes") for a dinner at the Medford Hotel, with a deep rose hand-colored border wit...
Description: Falk caption reads, "Photo taken for publicity release and forum. Men in photo from left to right are D.K. Lambert-Director of International Sales at Falk,...
Description: Factory worker tests a diesel engine pump under 6000 pounds of pressure at Milwaukee Works. Photograph taken by Don Jones.
Description: Winter scene with a man and young boy shoveling snow from a sidewalk after a heavy snowfall.
Description: Interior view of the Milwaukee Auditorium during an event.
Date: 1932 ca.
Description: Informal double portrait of Mr. and Mrs. C.J. Jones, 81 and 80, respectively at the time of their 60th wedding anniversary. Mr. and Mrs. Jones were both bo...
Description: Elevated view of T.A. Chapman's new store with a horse and carriage next to it.
Date: 1870 before
Description: Large brewery in background behind railroad tracks. On the right are smaller buildings. On the left is a small hill with ladders, fences, rocks, and plant...
Description: Melodie Albritton holds up an origami crane she folded at St. Nicholas School.
Description: A male employee, Bill Hoppe, attends to a special cutter head drive. This product was purchased and used by the Great Lakes Dredge and Dry Dock company. Fa...
Description: Color map, hand-drawn with comic figures engaged in various activities throughout map. Bordered by the river on the left and Lake Michigan on the right, in...
Description: Elevated view of the Milwaukee rail yards.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Road curving under bridge, bordered by trees and shrubs.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Front view of three-story building located on the south side. Buildings on either side have storefronts, and snow is on the ground.
Description: Three boys take a break from baseball to view the Wisconsin Geological Society's rock, gem and mineral show at Wauwatosa's Hart park recreational building.
Date: 1924-08-24 ca.
Description: The interior of Kramer's Clothing Shop on the north side of W. Wisconsin Avenue between N. 5th and 6th streets.
Description: Woman holding child standing in front of the home at 1554 W. Windlake Avenue. There is a small garden in the front yard.
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