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Date: 1942-08-15 

Description: A young girl stands behind a microphone on the announcers platform at a Civilian Defense Rally. In the background are a road and commercial buildings.

Date: 1886 

Description: Stereograph of a group of men standing and sitting on raft, watching Dick Stevenson in the center dancing. Zack Dugas is at left clapping time and Jack War...

Date: 1861-04-13 

Description: Etching from a photograph of Mrs. General Gaines.

Photograph

Water Fight

Date: 1980-08 

Description: "Water fights take place at Theresa Firemen's Park."

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group of children fish from rocks along the coast.

Date: 1948-08-02 

Description: Elevated view of scene in sanctuary of St. Martin's Catholic Church, during the funeral for Lucille Ballweg, who was the victim of a tornado.

Date: 1930 

Description: Factory workers and parts at Milwaukee Works.

Photograph

John Johnston

Date: 1855 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of John Johnston (1836-1904) as a young man. John was born in Aberdeenshire, Scotland. He came to Milwaukee, Wisconsin in 1856 and became a...

Date: 1968-10-31 

Description: Arthur J. Altmeyer, sitting, with Mr. Hendricks, Jim MacMurray and Byron E. Goetz, all Regional Commissioners of Social Security, at a meeting.

Date: 1951-04-27 

Description: Mrs. Herbert V. Kohler stands next to a mannequin dressed in a gown made for Mrs. George Douglass Van Dyke in 1873. Mrs. Kohler is chairman of the Women's...

Date: 1929 ca.

Description: Two International trucks parked inside a loading dock are filled with boxes by two men.

Photograph

Chief Clerk's Force

Date: 1931 

Description: Portrait outside the Wisconsin State Capitol of the Chief Clerk's Force, Wisconsin Assembly. In the front row from left to right are Femrite, West, Pinkert...

Photograph

Ole Thompson

Date:  

Description: Three-quarter length oval portrait of Ole Thompson, a corporal in Company K, 14th Wisconsin Infantry in uniform. The following information was obtained fro...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Logging company's railroad tracks and construction crew in a forest.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Edgar and Jennie Krueger as toddlers standing next to a dog perched on a chair made from a log.

Date: 1956-09-25 

Description: A man and two women with piles of paper tickets being sorted for the upcoming theater season at the Fred Miller theater.

Date: 1938 

Description: A woman and man sit at a round table in a public library reading. An office cubicle and magazine rack are visible in the background. When it opened in 1938...

Date:  ca.

Description: Cigarette Advertising card produced by Kinney Brothers. Depicted is W. J. Fitzpatrick, a jockey and 1888 winner of "The Sequence Stakes".

Date:  date unknown

Description: Clothing display containing shoes, a fan, gloves, a shawl, and other items worn by Barbara Fritchie (1766-1862), a heroine who defied General Stonewall Jac...

Date: 1928 ca.

Description: The landing of the "Spirit of St. Louis," carrying Charles Lindbergh.

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