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Description: Seated waist-up studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Emanuel A. Wurster, Milwaukee company secretary and treasurer.
Date: 1890 before
Description: Stereograph; caption on the image is incorrect as to the street locations. Actually located at the intersection of North Water Street and East Wisconsin A...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Water Tower surrounded by trees.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Stone Stairway. At the top there is a decorative balcony overlooking the stairway, and part of a building can be seen.
Description: This dredge pump drive was purchased by Ellicott. Falk caption reads, "Special (submersible) dredge pump drive. Quad input single output, ratio 1.8214:1. 1...
Description: People milling about between a trolley car and the main entrance to the State Fair Park.
Description: Protesters at a rally for fair housing. One man holds a sign that reads "We Demand Fair Housing Now", while others behind him use a bullhorn.
Description: Milwaukee, south from Mitchell Block. View shows rooftops and building fronts. Ships and bridge in background on the right.
Description: The Bloch family on their second floor porch at the flat they rented at 2626B Maryland Avenue. This was during Bloch's work at the Marx agency.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Milwaukee streetcar conductors posed in front of streetcars. Edwin Salber shown second row fifth person from the left.
Description: Front entrance to Notre Dame Hall; taken at an angle. The name of the hall is above the arched doorway.
Description: A 1913 Ford with a commercial body made by the W.S. Seaman Company.
Description: Members of Milwaukee Livestock Handlers, Local 567 of the Amalgamated Meatcutters and Butcher Workers Union, celebrate their 10th anniversary.
Date: 1897 after
Description: A group of men carrying lunch boxes are walking away from a steam engine train, which is near another train and power lines.
Description: A craft class member of Milwaukee public school system's recreation department frosts a gingerbread cookie house at the Grant Street social center.
Description: A large single helical ring gear hangs from the ceiling in the Falk factory. This later component of a kiln drive was purchased by Allis Chalmers and used...
Date: 1886 ca.
Description: Oil on linen study of a dead or wounded Civil War soldier created as a preliminary study by one of the Milwaukee panorama painters active during the 1889s....
Date: date unknown
Description: Night view of the Princess Theater in Milwaukee.
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Joseph Very Quarles, Milwaukee attorney.
Description: Letterhead of the Cudahy Brothers Company, a meat packer from Milwaukee, Wisconsin, with a color image of a package of meat hanging from a hook on a wall,...
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