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Date: 1902 ca.

Description: Waist-up studio portrait, with accompanying obituary entry, of Major John Wesley Powell (1834-1902), American soldier, explorer, and geologist. Best known...

Date: 1914 

Description: View of group of men, and a young boy, gathered for a group portrait in front of the 210 E. Washington Avenue dealership. The Schoelkopf name has been adde...

Date: 1970-12-30 

Description: Rabbi Manfred Swarsensky, a holocaust survivor, is seated opposite another person. He is wearing eyeglasses and holding papers and appears to be in a meeti...

Date: 1984-02 

Description: Congressman David Obey and Governor Tony Earl pay tribute to 20 years of service by Marathon County Clerk Ray Ott and Register of Deeds Bob Gernetzke.

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Charles F. Pfister

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Charles F. Pfister, a Milwaukee financier, who — among numerous business interests — was the owner of the Pfister Hotel a...

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Depot and Yards

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Two trains at the Lone Rock depot. The platform holds waiting passengers and carts.

Date: 1938 

Description: A man stands by to operate an amusement ride called the "Waltzer" at the Canadian National Exhibition. The ride was owned by Ideal Exposition Shows of Pete...

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Aaron Swinging Bat

Date: 1962 ca.

Description: Milwaukee Braves outfielder Henry Aaron swings his bat during a baseball game.

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Jacob Gundlach

Date: 1856 

Description: Waist-up oval portrait of Jacob Gundlach. He was born in Kuhr Hessen, Germany, and emigrated to Wisconsin in 1832. In 1851, he became one of the first se...

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Description: Waist-up studio portrait of a European American man with a handlebar moustache posed sitting. He is wearing a dark-colored suit coat, bow tie, and light-co...

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Fordson Tractor

Date: 1927-07-27 

Description: Man attaches extra rims onto a Fordson tractor.

Date: 1945-02-12 

Description: Man in Air Force uniform wearing eyeglasses.

Date: 1937-09-07 ca.

Description: Group portrait of the members of the Grand Army of the republic at a reunion. The group appears to be posing on the steps of the Wisconsin State Capitol.

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WWI Pilot

Date: 1918 

Description: Captain John B. Stetson, Jr., the officer in charge of flying instruction at the American Expeditionary Force, 2nd Aviation Instruction Center near Tours,...

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: View from sidewalk of a man wearing sunglasses standing outside the entrance to the Hotel Martinique. He holds a cigarette in one hand and a camera bag in...

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Description: A group of men sit on the porch and steps of a brick building. In addition, two women sit on the windowsill.

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Bloch as King Geek

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Description: Robert Bloch, standing next to shelves of books, in front of a door covered with cardboard. He is wearing the gaudy costume of the King Geek for a photo sh...

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Milk Delivery

Date: 1958 

Description: "A sled was used to convey the milk cans. Shown are Ralph Widmer, Bill Breitag, and Ken Reimer."

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Mason Rorbett Farm

Date: 1941 

Description: Slightly elevated view of Mason Rorbett using a McCormick-Deering Farmall A tractor with a 92 slab moldboard plow to build a terrace on his farm. In the ba...

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Theodore O. Vilter

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Theodore O. Vilter, Milwaukee company president.

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