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Costume Party

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Description: Gauer and friends in costume at a party. In the back row from left to right are Angie Vail, Ruth Distenfeld, Bob Vail, Mary Jo Vonier, Harold Gauer, Ruth C...

Date: 1956-05-02 

Description: Father demonstrates controls of a mini-race car as his daughter sits in the car.

Date: 1898-07-30 ca.

Description: A cannon at Soldiers Home adorned with American flags near a sign reading "Keep off the grass."

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Description: View across street towards the Layton Home for Incurables (also called Layton Home for Invalids). The home was suggested by Frederick Layton's wife, Elizab...

Date: 1956-04-14 

Description: Two men simultaneously weld. According to an original Falk caption, "rough weight. 72000 pound est.-Unit was rough machine to with [sic]. 1/4 inch of finis...

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Apartment Building

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Description: Apartment building with caption reading, "Looking south at 719 East Pleasant Street."

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: The Allis-Chalmers Manufacturing Co. One of the largest machinery manufacturing plants in America, which produces turbine engines, gas producer engines, pu...

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: A man operates an International I-14 tractor with a six foot 112-V mower.

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City Hall Square

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Elevated view of old City Hall building at right center facing the camera. Electric power poles are along the street, along which horse-drawn carriages and...

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Charles Witte

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Description: Full-length carte-de-visite portrait of Captain Charles Witte from Company E of the 27th Wisconsin Infantry, standing in uniform with sword on his left sid...

Date: 1957-04-18 

Description: This roll drive pinion was purchased by E.W. Bliss Co of Salem, Ohio, and later used by Empire Steel Company. Falk original caption reads, "Forging being p...

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Gymnastics Class

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Five young women in a dance-like pose for a gymnastics class in one of Milwaukee's Social Centers.

Date: 1957-08-28 

Description: Jubilant Proxmire supporters dance in the streets in Milwaukee after Democrat William Proxmire won the special election to fill the seat left vacant by the...

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: Factory workers at their stations at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works (factory).

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Tractors and Engines at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works.

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Inlet Head

Date: 1977-02-04 

Description: A Falk employee, John Bartaczewicz, inspects a large inlet head. This particular unit was purchased by F.L. Smidth and Company. Original Falk caption reads...

Date: 1946-09-10 

Description: Two men at work moving railroad cars. Part of a series on working conditions aboard Lake Michigan railroad car ferries. Ferry workers belonged to the Natio...

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Men at their desks in the engineering department, the south end drafting room, of Pawling & Harnischfeger.

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Men's Fashions

Date: 1966-12-18 

Description: A man models what was touted as the latest styles for men.

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: Factory worker operating a gear cutting machine at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works. The gears were used for Lily cream separators. The factory wa...

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