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Photograph

Earl Wilke

Date: 1953-11-12 

Description: Portrait of Earl Wilke at a testimonial dinner commemorating his 25th year as Edgewood High School's first athletic director and coach. He started his empl...

Date: 1945-03-27 

Description: Professor J.F. Kienitz, on the left, and Edward J. Law, committee member of the Historic American Buildings Survey in Wisconsin, examining a miniature mode...

Date: 1947 

Description: Workers assembling crawler tractor (TracTractor) frames at the beginning of an assembly line at International Harvester's Tractor Works. The factory was lo...

Date: 1935 

Description: Workers spray painting a truck chassis on the assembly line at International Harvester's Springfield Works (factory).

Date: 1949-02-27 

Description: From left to right, Paul Shaw, Milt Bruhn, and Bob O'Dell, varsity assistant coaches, stand behind a seated Ivy Williamson, head football coach, while posi...

Date: 1973-09 after

Description: Part of a poster series celebrating President Salvador Allende after his death. Allende was elected president of Chile in 1970, and promoted the nationaliz...

Photograph

Confined to Bed

Date: 1960-08-28 

Description: An insurance executive carries on with work after he was hit by a car, dictating letters to his secretary from his hospital bed, with his leg in traction.

Date: 1922 

Description: Ada Nye (Nemshoff) listening to a crystal radio set at the home of her aunt and uncle Ben and Ida Tovrog. Her cousin Lou Tovrog built the radio set.

Date: 1946-04-27 

Description: Display window at J.C. Penney & Company, 17-19 East Main Street, featuring cowboy "Tom Mix, of Radio, Safety Rules to All Straight Shooters" for Wisconsin...

Date: 1927-03-23 

Description: Ensemble of diggings at Ali Bacha. View looking downhill towards three men working on an archaeological excavation in Algeria, Africa. On the left an indig...

Photograph

Dayton Street

Date: 1950-07 

Description: Cars parked at 943-945 East Dayton Street.

Photograph

Pioneer Days

Date: 1997-09-07 

Description: "Pioneer Days is celebrated at Firemen's Park. Civil War reenactors, in period garb, put on a show of battlefield conditions."

Photograph

Stone Quarry

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Stone quarry, with men working near a wagon, and at the base of the hill. In the background is a steep hill with trees.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A man smoking a pipe sits on a horse-drawn grain binder. Around him are young boys with horses. Another man stands on the right. In the background is a far...

Date: 1949-02-17 

Description: Waist-up portrait of Mrs. Betty Hanson, 2813 Atwood Avenue, first place winner in the weekly "What Happened?" contest sponsored by the "Wisconsin State Jou...

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Railroad station.

Photograph

Locked Antlers

Date: 1924-02 

Description: Two dead bucks with locked antlers are nearly buried in snow. The heads were mounted and hung in the Hotz family Europe Lake cottage until they were stolen...

Photograph

Ondossagon

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: View of Ondossagon, a consolidated school.

Photograph

Milwaukee Academy

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Corner of Van Buren and Oneida Streets. An ornate iron and glass lamp post is in the center of the image between two trees.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Southeast panorama of the McCormick Reaper Works, rail yard and canal. The factory was owned by the McCormick Harvesting Machine company before 1902. In 19...

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