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Date: 1940 ca.

Description: A replica of the cabin built by Jacques Vieau, now in Mitchell Park. A stone monument with a plaque sits in front of the cabin.

Date: 1938 

Description: Label submitted to the state of Wisconsin for trademark registration. "Commander Beer, Milwaukee, Brewed and Bottled by Capitol Brewing company of Milwauke...

Date: 1956 before

Description: Exterior of building, which was first occupied in June 1885. It stood at the corner of 18th and Wells Streets.

Date: 1965 

Description: This map shows 8 zoning districts, as well as house number system, schools, parks, churches, and points of interest. Lake Michigan is labeled and the lower...

Date:  

Description: Crowd of men and women on grandstand bleachers watching a sporting event.

Date: 1938 

Description: Diesel engine assembly line at Milwaukee Works. The factory was owned by the Milwaukee Harvester Company until 1902.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Shops contained on first floor of a Victorian structure, one of which belongs to a woman named Mary. Standing in front are her husband and two sons. Furthe...

Date: 1939-05-13 

Description: Bookcase, end tables, pictures, and other crafts at a hobby show.

Date: 1972 

Description: These maps show the Milwaukee County supervisory districts as of April 1972 and the Supervisor and Assembly districts in effect prior to the April 1972 ele...

Photograph

Slide Coupling

Date: 1976-03 

Description: A male employee, Al Arndt, attends to a slide coupling. This particular coupling was purchased and used by Blaw-Knox. Falk caption reads, "Photos of a spec...

Photograph

The Iron Brigade

Date: 1863-11 

Description: Civil War General John C. Starkweather, center; Lt. Colonel George B. Bingham, left; and General Rufus King, right; all of the Iron Brigade.

Photograph

John M. Howell

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of John M. Howell.

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: This map shows ward numbers, streets, railroads, electric car lines, parks, steam railways, section numbers, rivers, Lake Michigan, churches, schools, and...

Photograph

Planetary Drive

Date: 1967-12-31 

Description: Originally Falk caption reads, "Drive to separate a mixture of coal and water. Our [Falk's] unit is part of a process in which coal is pulverized at the mi...

Date: 1957-04-03 

Description: Man measuring Drive Gear that was later purchased by Foster Wheeler Corporation and used by Pennsylvania Power & Light Company of Sunbury Station, Shamokin...

Date: 1865 ca.

Description: Courthouse built in 1836, then torn down in 1871 to make way for a new structure. Tall central building with two wings coming off the sides. Path in fron...

Date: 1963-03-27 

Description: A three-year-old girl uses a toy telephone, and carries on an imaginary conversation at a preschool.

Date: 1948-11-12 

Description: View from across street of employees of Peters Tools, Local 100, standing on the sidewalk in front of the brick storefront with a number of cases at their...

Photograph

Joseph Very Quarles

Date: 1914-08-24 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Joseph Very Quarles, Milwaukee attorney.

Date: 1937-11-18 

Description: Two factory workers drill and grind valve slats into a diesel engine at Milwaukee Works. Photograph taken by Don Jones.

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