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Photograph

Christian Glaus

Date:  date unknown

Description: Waist-up seated studio portrait of Christian Glaus, Milwaukee banker.

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Description: Sixth plate tintype of a waist-up seated portrait of an unidentified soldier holding a musical horn. Hand-colored gold details on uniform and sword.

Date: 1928 

Description: Man pumps gas into an automobile at the Consolidated Boat Co. There is advertising for Coca-Cola, Baby Ruth, and Occident Flour on the side of the small fr...

Date: 1891 

Description: A deeply rutted dirt road leads to a bridge over a river. Buildings are on both sides of the river. Bluffs and hills with trees are in the background. This...

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: American flags drape the walls of a large empty hall prepared with one thousand place settings for soldiers returning from the Spanish-American War.

Photograph

World Community Day

Date: 1953-09-26 

Description: Six members of the social relations group of the Guild of the First Baptist Church work on making blankets, curtains, bed linens, and other needed article...

Photograph

Family on Porch

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: The Dodge family standing on the front porch of their house on East Montello Street. Frank Dodge lost his right leg in an accident while working in the gra...

Date: 1956-08-07 

Description: Babysitter Linda Taylor, a ninth grade student at West High School, reads a bedtime story to Brendan Charlton.

Date: 1938-09-20 

Description: Young man inspecting the interior of an International Model D-2 station wagon ("woody") outside an International Harvester dealership.

Date: 1922-11-20 

Description: International model 31 truck owned by Axel Broegaard, an egg buyer, in Karise, Denmark. The truck was carrying 22,000 eggs and was bought from H. C. Peter...

Date: 1928-04-19 

Description: Crushing and loading machinery at a gravel pit.

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Three fisherman in a boat pulling in a net full of fish on Chequamegon Bay while a man and a boy look on.

Photograph

Charles Fairchild

Date: 1860 ca.

Description: Waist-up studio portrait of Charles Fairchild in uniform. He was a paymaster in the U.S. Navy.

Photograph

Grinding Masa

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a woman kneeling and grinding corn by hand with the traditional mortar and pestle, the mano and metate. In the background a child is partially vis...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Man driving an automobile down a muddy dirt road. The photograph was taken for International Harvester's Agricultural Extension Department to document the...

Date: 1914-03-12 

Description: The Ad Wolgast-Willie Ritchie boxing match in the Milwaukee Auditorium. There were 8,000 people in attendance. Most of the audience members have turned to...

Date: 1948-04-22 

Description: Strike vote, Local 1173, United Steelworkers of America (Nordberg Manufacturing Company). Members of the Nordberg Steel Co., Local 1173, took a strike v...

Photograph

Mini Bar

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Mini bar with refrigerator and glassware.

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Description: Five adults and one child pose outside in what appears to be a park, with two tents in the background.

Date: 1938 

Description: Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne as Jupiter and Alkmena.

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