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Date: 1914 ca.

Description: Factory workers machine parts at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works.

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Iron Ore Pelletizer

Date: 1971-11-24 

Description: View of a large gear that was a later component of a kiln used to pelletize iron ore. This product was purchased by Allis Chalmers and used by the Iron Ore...

Date: 2015-11-10 

Description: View from back of room looking towards journalists sitting at long tables in the media filing area in the Panther Arena. They are watching Bobby Jindal, an...

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Description: Principals at the "Mid-Summer Festival." Festival was the precursor of what would become Summerfest. The gang went to the festival to "blow off steam" afte...

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Description: Milwaukee Democratic mayoral candidate (and future mayor) Carl Zeidler speaking to an audience using a microphone.

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T.L. Smith

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Description: Three-quarter length seated studio portrait of T.L. Smith, Milwaukee manufacturer.

Date: 1966-03 

Description: Father James Groppi and the NAACP Youth Council demonstrating outside the Eagles Club at night beneath a marquee advertising a Duke Ellington performance.

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FDR in Milwaukee

Date: 1932-10-01 

Description: Franklin D. Roosevelt campaigning for the presidency in Milwaukee in 1932. FDR is riding in a flag-draped open car and escorted by police on motorcycles.

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Crowd Around Boat

Date:  date unknown

Description: A crowd has gathered around an open door on a boat from which several men are reaching out and shaking hands with individuals in the crowd.

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Couplings

Date: 1965-05 

Description: Couplings that were purchased by U.S. Steel (Allegheny Project) and used by Gary Steel Works. The man in the photograph is D. Ferch. There is also a man wo...

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Intermix

Date: 1974-08-19 

Description: This unit was purchased and used by Armstrong Rubber Company. Original Falk caption reads, "Design horsepower-3143; service horsepower-1500; service factor...

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Charles H. Whiffen

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Charles H. Whiffen, Milwaukee company president.

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Downtown Milwaukee

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Grand Avenue at 4th Street looking east. The Alhambra Theatre is on the left. Pedestrians are on the streets and sidewalks, and horse-drawn vehicles are on...

Date: 1945-04-10 

Description: A man, possibly inventor Leo Kay, holds a slipover bowling shoe, which attaches to a regular street shoe.

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Walter Mondale

Date: 1984-10-24 

Description: Walter Mondale campaigns for president in 1984 during his failed run against Ronald Reagan.

Date: 1940 

Description: A man in a suit and hat is standing on the side of a train engine in a train yard. Railroad employees can be seen in and on the train, and a group of men a...

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Beating the Bug

Date: 1968-12-13 

Description: A firefighter gets a flu shot made available to city workers in the lobby of the municipal building to avoid contracting the Hong Kong flu.

Date: 1955-11-09 

Description: A banker pours 12,320 pennies into a change maker. The man had saved the coins for over four years.

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Ozark Unit

Date: 1972-07-24 

Description: Special speed reducer that is a component of a larger Ozark Unit with L.S. pinions that is used as a dam generator drive. This unit was purchased by Allis...

Date: 1914-04 ca.

Description: Factory workers operate machinery at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works.

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