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Ejector Box

Date: 1977-01-26 

Description: A Falk employee, George Cira, inspects the components of a later ejection box. This unit was purchased by Central Foundry, a division of the General Motors...

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Milwaukee Harbor

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Aerial view of city, river and harbor. Two smokestacks are on either side of the river mouth.

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Jones Island

Date: 1961 ca.

Description: Shoreline of Lake Michigan. This is mainly a commercial fishing community, and some of the Lake Michigan ferry boats dock here. A pole with a lifesaving...

Date: 1886 ca.

Description: The map reads: "Compiled under the direction of the J.V. DUPRE ABSTRACT CO. from Dupre’s 1/4 Sectn’l Atlas of Milwaukee, by G. Steinhagen, C.E." The map co...

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Description: Recruitment poster in German for the 26th Regiment of Wisconsin volunteers.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A woman dressed to play golf smiles as a bucket of golf balls is spilled at her feet. This is one of several demonstrations of strobe light functions at F...

Date: 1921-10-18 ca.

Description: Billboard advertising the showing of "The Girl from God's Country" presumably at the Parkway Theater, 3417 W. Lisbon Avenue.

Date: 1917-09-25 before

Description: Two-sided Meatless Tuesday card menu from The Gargoyle, with the crest of the restaurant featuring a profile half-length view of a winged gargoyle in an or...

Date: 1931 before

Description: Fishermen from the Frank Braeger fishing tugboat are standing for a group portrait in front of their fishing nets on Jones Island.

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Description: View of Milwaukee buildings and rooftops west from the top of the courthouse.

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Emanuel A. Wurster

Date: 1914-09-28 

Description: Seated waist-up studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Emanuel A. Wurster, Milwaukee company secretary and treasurer.

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Description: Well-dressed pedestrians walking on a downtown Milwaukee Street.

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Brewing Kettles

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: View from above of brewing kettles in the Pabst brewery in Milwaukee. There are workers standing on the ground floor, and in the far background is a large...

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Walter Stern

Date: 1936-12-02 

Description: Waist-up seated studio portrait of Walter Stern, Milwaukee company president.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Flagpole on a strip of grass in the middle of an avenue. On the right are several horse-drawn vehicles and people parading in the road in front of what app...

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Charles J. Dexter

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Charles J. Dexter, Milwaukee grocer.

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Description: Harold Gauer stands with an unidentified woman in front of a tennis net, both holding tennis racquets.

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Warren Spahn

Date: 1953 ca.

Description: Warren Spahn, famous left-handed pitcher of the Milwaukee Braves baseball team, completes a pitch to the batter.

Date: 1931-12-08 

Description: Group of Oconomowoc High School students on a tour at the "Milwaukee Journal." They are viewing the newspaper's presses in operation.

Date: 1987-02-28 

Description: Stephanie Johnson (from left), 16, Chanell Biami, 15, and Letesa Evans, 16, played a childhood game Friday after seeing their little sisters playing a rope...

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