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Photograph

Harry Pierce Myrick

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Harry Pierce Myrick, Milwaukee newspaperman.

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Description: Letterhead of the Royal Order of Jesters, Milwaukee Court 101, with a jester slapping his knee on the left, and a baby on the right wearing a crown and sit...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of lake on right, with a number of boats near the shoreline. On the right is a long winding road through the park, including bridges, a fount...

Photograph

Louis J. Petit

Date: 1913-10-23 

Description: Quarter-length portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Louis J. Petit, Milwaukee banker.

Photograph

Mill Gears

Date: 1956-10-09 

Description: Original Falk caption reads, "Mill Gears, 21 or 22.289T, 1 1/2 DP, 26 inch F. 100 hp, 18.3 rpm mills." Purchaser was Allis Chalmers and it was used by the...

Date: 1855 

Description: Pen-and-ink on paper. Includes certifications signed by surveyor and by "John T. Perkins, by his attorney I.A. Lapham." Inscribed and signed certification...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Building at corner of Lisbon Avenue and North Avenue. A manuscript note on the reverse of the photograph calls this Neumueller's Park, which may have been...

Photograph

Teeter Totter

Date: 1971-09-12 

Description: Children fashioned their seesaw using a board, and a barricade with a sign that says, "Road Closed," that they found in an empty lot.

Map or Atlas

City of Cudahy

Date: 1965 

Description: This map shows wards, city limits, railroad right of way, proposed future streets, and approximate street elevations. Wards and public schools are labeled...

Photograph

Family Portrait

Date: 1909-01-25 

Description: Large family group posed in parlor. Appearing in the back row, third from the left, Alma Reinhardt Taylor holding Ellen Taylor Higgins next to J. Robert...

Date: 1920 

Description: Exhibit of the Waukesha County Holstein-Friesian Breeders Association at the Wisconsin State Fair.

Photograph

Personal Library

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Description: Interior view of a personal library in a home.

Date: 1940-08-24 

Description: Elevated view of the dedication of the Junior Fair barn at the Wisconsin State Fair, the construction of which was a WPA project. A Scout band provides the...

Photograph

F. Dohmen Company

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Interior of (Floor No. 3) The F. Dohmen Company Wholesale Druggists. A salesman's catalog with removable screwed bindings and pages of note paper bound be...

Date: 1930 

Description: Factory workers at their stations on long tables at Milwaukee Works.

Date: 1937 ca.

Description: A sketch of an aspect of the waterworks. Text reads "Typical PFT "Downes" Floating Cover Installation."

Date: 1909-03 

Description: A young boy and girl sitting on an iron bedstead in the corner of their unkempt bedroom.

Date: 1933 ca.

Description: Two women studying at a table at Milwaukee-Downer College. There is a tapestry on one wall and a vase of flowers and several books on the table.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Elevated view over roofs, with the Milwaukee River in the background.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Art Deco room named "The Snake Pit." Redone in the 1950's. Milwaukee Athletic club, on Broadway at Mason Street.

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