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Date: 1887 

Description: Cover of an advertising brochure for the Milwaukee Harvester Company featuring a color chromolithograph illustration of farmers in a field with a horse-dra...

Date: 1914-03-20 ca.

Description: Looking west from the roof of the Wells Building at E. Wisconsin Avenue and N. Milwaukee Street. The Pabst Building is on the left and the First National B...

Date:  

Description: Ten people at the ribbon-cutting ceremony at the 41 Outdoor Theatre.

Photograph

August McGraw

Date: 1915 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of August McGraw, Milwaukee company president.

Photograph

F.A.W. Kieckhefer

Date: 1914-08-08 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of F.A.W. Kieckhefer, Milwaukee manufacturer.

Map or Atlas

Map of Milwaukee

Date: 1857 

Description: This map shows lot and block numbers, wards, roads, railroads, some landowners’ names, and selected buildings. Lake Michigan, the Milwaukee River, and Glid...

Date: 1885-06-23 before

Description: Menu card and satin overlay with the intertwined initials "M" and "A" for the Eighth Annual Banquet of the Merchants Association at Plankinton House. The f...

Date: 1963-10-08 

Description: Two women model clothing. The woman on the left is wearing a wedding dress from 1946, and the other woman is wearing a Mount Mary gym suit.

Postcard

Wells Building

Date:  date unknown

Description: Text on image in English and German reads "A Happy New Year" and Glueckliches Neujahr," and "The Wells Building" and "Wells-Gebaude."

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Men working on cream separators at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works. The factory was owned by the Milwaukee Harvester Company until 1902.

Date: 1959-11-13 

Description: Two male employees weld a large gear. Original Falk caption reads, "Made in halves, 16 feet to zero inch in diameter on the top. Ribs 4 1/2 OL. Premachine...

Date: 1957-06-03 before

Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Milwaukee Braves outfielder John DeMerit. Demerit, a West Bend, Wisconsin native, was signed out of the University of Wisco...

Photograph

Reading Circle

Date: 1963-08-06 

Description: A mother reads stories on her front steps to children from around the block.

Photograph

George H. Noyes

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of George H. Noyes, Milwaukee attorney.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length portrait of S. Adelheim Bernhard, Milwaukee physician and surgeon.

Date: 1937-05-11 

Description: An International D-50 truck carrying fire-building materials parked near a loading dock. A man is standing near the back of the truck loading one of the sa...

Date:  

Description: A portrait of eight young boys posed standing and sitting on the side of a street. Four of the boys wear caps, and along the street in the background are h...

Photograph

Walter Reuther

Date: 1947-12-06 

Description: Walter Reuther, President of the United Automobile Workers (right), after delivering address to the Wisconsin State CIO convention, December 6, 1947. To h...

Photograph

H.P. Lovecraft

Date:  

Description: Head and shoulders portrait of H.P. Lovecraft wearing a suit jacket, vest, and tie taped to a piece of paper.

Date: 1946-06 

Description: In the Money: The Bronzeville All-Star Bowling Team which finished in the money in the recent Wisconsin state CIO-sponsored bowling tournament.

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