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Description: A worker prepares to stamp a heated metal rod at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works (factory).
Description: Three men in a horse-drawn fire engine races down a downtown street.
Description: Women casting ballots at the Lithographers' Local #7 Strike vote. The ballot box is on a stage at the front of a large crowded room.
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Augustus Hugo Vogel, Milwaukee company vice-president.
Description: Exterior of the drugstore of Joseph Mabbett Alcott at 90 Wisconsin Street. Pictured are Charles Alcott (left), his son, and store helpers.
Description: Speed reducer that is a later component of a side entry agitator. This product was purchased by Scientific Design Company Incorporated and used by Amoco Ch...
Date: date unknown
Description: Quarter-length portrait of George Van Ingram Brown, Milwaukee surgeon.
Description: Workers on the bottling line at the Schlitz Brewery.
Description: Teachers protest the lack of a "concrete offer" for a new contract in front of the Milwaukee vocational school.
Description: Factory worker tears apart a diesel engine for inspection after run at Milwaukee Works. According to the original caption, each engine received this inspec...
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Fred W. Rogers, Milwaukee banker and manufacturer.
Description: Original Falk caption reads, "Type 'F' unit housings. View of portage inspection machine in Shop 1." Male employee in photograph is Donald L. Vogt.
Date: 1911 before
Description: The Milwaukee Journal car on the side of the road in the countryside. The two women are sitting in the car, and two men are sitting on the side and front...
Description: People diving from a pier into the water. On the right, a third diver is standing on the wooden pier.
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of August Kieckhefer, Milwaukee manufacturer.
Description: A large single helical ring gear hangs from the ceiling in the Falk factory. This later component of a kiln drive was purchased by Allis Chalmers and used...
Description: The Ad Wolgast-Willie Ritchie boxing match in the Milwaukee Auditorium. There were 8,000 people in attendance. Most of the audience members have turned to...
Date: 1916 ca.
Description: Factory workers machine tractor engine blocks at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works. The factory was owned by the Milwaukee Harvester Company before...
Description: A portrait of J. Robert Taylor wearing a hat.
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of William Reckmeyer, Milwaukee furrier.
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