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Date: 1900 ca.

Description: John Johnston (1836-1904) sits with his feet up on a hassock in his library while reading a paper. Johnston, a successful Milwaukee banker, lived at 645 Fr...

Date: 1933-04-07 

Description: Schlitz train and group of revelers, celebrating the end of prohibition in Milwaukee. Schlitz Engine #8027 departs to deliver the first Schlitz beer at 12:...

Photograph

Presenting the Key

Date: 1964-08-20 

Description: View of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Washington, standing on the sidewalk in the foreground with their backs to the camera, who were the first tenants of the Lapham P...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Elevated view of city over Kilbourn Park Reservoir. In the grass is the name of the park in large white letters.

Date: 1924-06 

Description: Poster advertising the first annual Spring Festival and Entertainment event held on June 14, 1924 by the Knights of the Ku Klux Klan (KKK). There is an ima...

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: Two people, most likely a woman or girl, and a boy, are walking on a footpath with houses and young trees on either side of the path.

Photograph

Dogpatcher Booth

Date: 1942-08-15 

Description: The Dogpathers booth, surrounded by a crowd of children. Text on the banners and other signs read: "Kickapoo Juice Penny Pitch" "Greendale Dogpathers Cause...

Photograph

Assorted Couplings

Date: 1968-11-06 

Description: Various G couplings that were purchased by Mesta Machine Company and used by Republic Steel Company. Original Falk caption reads, "Various sizes of gear co...

Date: 1936 

Description: The reverse side of a promotional cardboard and wood fan featuring an image of the Dionne quintuplets. This back side of the fan is printed with an adverti...

Postcard

Mitchell Park

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Lagoon in the sunken gardens with the conservatory in the background.

Photograph

Chasid Rabbi

Date: 1919 

Description: An unidentified man dressed as a chasid rabbi, sitting at a desk.

Date: 1969-04-06 

Description: Children walking out of chuch after the Easter Sunday service at St. James United Methodist Church at 1114 West Brown Street.

Date: 1907-06-10 

Description: Elevated view of tables of seated diners at a banquet tendered to Hon. William Howard Taft by the Merchants and Manufacturers Association of Milwaukee at t...

Date: 1944-10-30 

Description: The Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul railway depot. A number of pedestrians are waiting for the train.

Photograph

Wisconsin Street

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: To the right in the foreground is the Pfister Hotel, center is the Wells Building, and the tower in the background is the Pabst Building. Taken from the Po...

Photograph

Robert T. Hazelwood

Date: 1921-07-21 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Robert T. Hazelwood, Milwaukee company president.

Date: 1923 

Description: Etching of the church through the park with a fountain on the left.

Date: 1946-10-28 

Description: Striking members of Local 248, United Automobile Workers, discuss strategy outside the Allis-Chalmers Manufacturing Company plant.

Photograph

Classroom

Date: 1971-10-06 

Description: Early childhood classroom in which two volunteer teachers are instructing children.

Date: 1958-10-01 

Description: Milwaukee County Stadium on the day of the first game of the 1958 World Series, between the Milwaukee Braves and the New York Yankees. Fire fighters and po...

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