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Mother's Day

Date: 1963-04-23 

Description: A grandmother with daughter and granddaughter. They are nicely dressed for mother's day.

Date: 1921 

Description: Highway Commission dump truck photographed outside the Heil Company factory in Milwaukee. The truck was a Nash four-wheel drive model with the body built...

Postcard

Union Depot

Date:  date unknown

Description: Union Depot with clock tower. Railroad station on left side, with clock tower. Park area on right with orse-drawn vehicles near the entrance.

Photograph

Von Stueben Statue

Date: 1952-12 

Description: In Washington park, Washington Park library in the background. Nighttime view, with snow falling. The statue of Frederick Von Steuben on horseback preside...

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Description: People milling about between a trolley car and the main entrance to the State Fair Park.

Date: 1969 

Description: John Schmitt, AFL CIO president; Manuel Salas, labor contractor for Libby, McNeil and Libby; Cesar Chavez and Eliseo Medina sit together on a panel in Milw...

Date: 1979-05 

Description: Non-reversing marine gear that is a component of a marine propulsion drive. This unit was purchased by the Electro-Motive division of the General Motors Co...

Photograph

View from City Hall

Date: 1904 

Description: Elevated view of Milwaukee buildings as seen from City Hall, including churches, the Milwaukee Central Police Station and Light Horse Squadron Armory on Br...

Date: 1865-04-15 

Description: Newsprint extra about the assassination of Abraham Lincoln. It appeared on the back page of publication with a time line of events as they occurred.

Date: 1957-10-19 before

Description: Head shot of Milwaukee Braves manager Fred Haney. Under his management In 1957, with a lineup that included future Baseball Hall of Fame members Henry A...

Date: 1905 after

Description: Women placing floral garlands on a monument to Johann Wolfgang von Goethe and Friedrich von Schiller. The women are wearing decorative hats.

Photograph

Carnival Banners

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: The exterior of carnival banners with people gathered in front of them. Probably depicting "Gay Paree" at the State Fair.

Photograph

Joseph Very Quarles

Date: 1914-08-24 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Joseph Very Quarles, Milwaukee attorney.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A road crew repairs a street.

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Description: Memohead of the Nordberg Manufacturing Company of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, an engine manufacturer, with a center image of an engine. Printed by Wilmanns Bros....

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Description: A group of men gather at a fence to observe construction.

Date: 1961-12-20 

Description: Three students work in the shop for a cabinetmaking class at Milwaukee Vocational and Adult Schools.

Date: 1914-12-19 

Description: Head and shoulders studio portrait of Niels Anton Christensen, Milwaukee manufacturer and mechanical engineer.

Photograph

Elizabeth Layton

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Description: Vignetted quarter-length portrait of Elizabeth Hayman Layton. She was the sister of Joel Hayman, and the wife of Frederick Layton, who she married in 1851.

Photograph

Kohler Amphibian

Date: 1929 ca.

Description: A Loening Amphibian, one of three such airplanes in which the Kohler Aviation Company provided passenger service from Milwaukee across Lake Michigan.

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