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Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Men moving an iron lung. The machine has the logo for the March of Dimes imprinted on it. Iron Lungs were commonly used for the treatment of polio.

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Quiet Moment

Date: 1987-05-14 

Description: A couple holds hands and reads together while sitting on a bench.

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Breaking Up a Fight

Date:  

Description: Two ladies, Angie Vail and Alice Bedard, posed in an attempt to break up a fight between Robert Vail and an unidentified man, while Harold Gauer lies on th...

Date: 1914-07-26 ca.

Description: A group, mostly youth, on the shores of Lake Michigan at South Shore beach in the Bay View neighborhood. Caption on glass plate reads, "On the Sands, South...

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Race Day

Date:  date unknown

Description: A long row of cars is lined up across the track on display. On the left side of image is the "Blitzen Benz". A grandstand is visible in the background.

Date: 1957 

Description: Richard Allen of the Whitefish Bay Recreation Club swimming in a state Amateur Athletic Union competition.

Date: 1947-03-29 

Description: The Local 1131 UE Winders bowling team at the Milwaukee County Bowling Tournament. From left to right are Chester Chojnacki, Louis Mersho, team captain Car...

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Dredge Pump Drive

Date: 1968-01-05 

Description: A 27.000 x 24 vertical dredge pump drive is pictured that was later purchased by Ellicott Machine Corporation. Falk caption reads, "27.000 x 24 vertical dr...

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Edward Fellman

Date: 1915-06-12 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Edward Fellman, Milwaukee manufacturer.

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William H. Lindwurm

Date:  

Description: Seated carte-de-visite portrait of Captain William H. Lindwurm, Company F, 6th Wisconsin Infantry, sitting and holding his sword.

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Chasid Rabbi

Date: 1919 

Description: An unidentified man dressed as a chasid rabbi.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Fire fighters on ladders climbing up to the windows of a burning building.

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Lewis M. Alexander

Date: 1913-11-12 

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

Date:  date unknown

Description: Several men with suitcases sit in front of the Soldiers Home.

Date: 1957-08-27 

Description: William Proxmire celebrates with his wife Ellen (to Proxmire's right), and a crowd of supporters in Milwaukee after his victory in a special election after...

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Equipment Test

Date: 1959-05-20 

Description: A man attends to a control panel of a factory machine that tests a large gear. The Falk Corporation later purchased and used this gear. Original Falk capti...

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Interior of Bar

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: The bartender Art Gerth stands behind the bar of a tavern located at the corner of Twelfth and Chambers. A glass of beer stands on the bar. Behind the bar...

Date: 1938 

Description: Interior view of a fishing boat powered by an International PD-40 power unit and owned by Julius Dettloff. A man stands at the boat's wheel.

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Football Game

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Description: View of men on field during football game. Possibly taken in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. In the background a crowd is watching on stands in front of a large bric...

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Adolph Walter Rich

Date: 1913-07-29 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Adolph Walter Rich, Milwaukee manufacturer.

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