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Date: 1916 ca.
Description: This map shows wards, roads, railroads, parks, cemeteries, select buildings, and Lake Michigan. Also included is a street index and manuscript annotations...
Description: Factory workers working on cream separator bowls at Milwaukee Works.
Description: Design in shades of red for 3 cent Wisconsin Centennial postage stamp with farming and industry theme.
Description: A clerk checks real estate property information in a vast filing system housed in a vault.
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Rudolf C. Haase, Milwaukee company secretary.
Description: Letterhead of the O.R. Pieper Company, with a left-hand side bar with color illustrations of "Bright-Spot" brand canned foods: various fruits and vegetable...
Date: 1897 after
Description: Men pushing and pulling two carts, one with a barrel, around a street corner.
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...
Date: 1904 after
Description: West from Ninth Street. Elevated view taken from on top of a building. Churches and trees line the road, which has a strip of land with monuments in the...
Description: W.A. Collins residence, 77 Prospect Avenue. Lightning rods on house.
Date: 1881 before
Description: Stereograph. Elevated view of rooftops on the west side, with St. Mary's Convent in the background.
Description: Three-quarter length studio portrait of Richard P. Tell, Milwaukee company manager.
Date: date unknown
Description: Front view of three trains in a snow-filled train yard. The middle train is an old-fashioned steam engine flanked by more modern trains. Three men are sta...
Description: Five railroad employees pose on Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway engine no. 1223 at the Chestnut Street yard. Left to right are yardman Jack Meyer, ya...
Description: A worker welds together sections of a press slide that was later purchased by Federal Engineering and used by the automotive industry.
Description: Ernesto Chacon, a grape boycott organizer from Milwaukee, is wearing a jacket, sunglasses and a necklace around his neck. He is holding a United Farmworker...
Description: County worker collects alimony payment from an ex-husband.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Tower of building is on the right. The road curves in front of the building, with trolley tracks visible.
Description: Overhead view of four children relaxing in a wading pool.
Description: South Carolina State Rep. Justin Bamberg, a supporter for Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders, talking to reporters in the spin room after the...
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