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Description: Mrs. Philip G. Kuehn, Whitefish Bay, wife of the state Republican party chairman, wore "I Like Ike" sunglasses while sightseeing. The glasses have elephant...
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...
Description: Factory worker Doris Zwieg uses a multiple drill for war production at International Harvester Company's Milwaukee Works. She wears a hat embroidered with...
Description: Children fashioned their seesaw using a board, and a barricade with a sign that says, "Road Closed," that they found in an empty lot.
Date: 1894 ca.
Description: Advertising card for the Milwaukee Harvester Company featuring an illustration of a little girl holding a small bouquet of wildflowers.
Description: Diesel engine assembly line at Milwaukee Works. The factory was owned by the Milwaukee Harvester Company until 1902.
Description: A boy and girl play in the sand at the beach.
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Luther Fairfield Crosby, Milwaukee carpenter.
Description: Theodore Roosevelt in front of the Deutscher Club. The club later became the Wisconsin Club.
Description: Young worker operates a large lever on railroad tracks. Part of a series on working conditions aboard Lake Michigan railroad car ferries. Ferry workers bel...
Date: date unknown
Description: A tour boat with many passengers is traveling down a river. Two boys are sitting on the roof with suitcases and other baggage, and two men wearing hats sta...
Description: Group portrait of women gymnasts from the Milwaukee Turners in a gymnasium. They are wearing uniforms with middy blouses.
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: Interior elevated view of an Allis Chalmers factory. Men are posing on the factory floor.
Description: Elevated view of crowds at the Wisconsin State Fair.
Description: Group of men of the Life Saving Service posing in front of their boat.
Description: Vel Phillips stands while speaking with Arthur Goldberg, former Secretary of Labor and, at the time of the photograph, Supreme Court Justice. Another man c...
Description: Letterhead of the Central Roofing & Supply Company of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, "Roofing Jobbers and Contractors," with a three-quarter view of a house with a...
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Aug. C. Tewis, Milwaukee company president.
Description: Women campaign workers call voters to support the Labor Political League and vote for candidates sympathetic to Labor issues.
Description: A large crowd of people moving down a road. Many people carry umbrellas, and a flag can be seen in the background. A sign hanging above the crowd reads, "...
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