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Charles H. Whiffen

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Charles H. Whiffen, Milwaukee company president.

Date: 1953-09-03 

Description: Mary Ellen Jenks, the 1953 Alice in Dairyland from Chippewa Falls, rides in the official convertible provided for Alice by Hult's in Madison. She is waving...

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Description: The exterior of a brick building, most likely a recently built school. Workers are near the building planting and working the soil around the base of the b...

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Description: Robert Vail, dressed up as a Monk, subtly caresses the thigh of Angie Vail. Vais is smoking and wearing only a tuxedo jacket with a bow tie, hat, and shoes...

Date: 1945-04-10 

Description: A man, possibly inventor Leo Kay, holds a slipover bowling shoe, which attaches to a regular street shoe.

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Walter Mondale

Date: 1984-10-24 

Description: Walter Mondale campaigns for president in 1984 during his failed run against Ronald Reagan.

Date: 1940 

Description: A man in a suit and hat is standing on the side of a train engine in a train yard. Railroad employees can be seen in and on the train, and a group of men a...

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: View along Van Buren Street, looking north from Mason Street. Three children are sitting on the curb at the corner.

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Beating the Bug

Date: 1968-12-13 

Description: A firefighter gets a flu shot made available to city workers in the lobby of the municipal building to avoid contracting the Hong Kong flu.

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Description: Billhead of James Suydam of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, agent for the Goodyear Rubber Company, manufacturers of and wholesale dealers in all types of rubber good...

Date: 1941 ca.

Description: Mayor Carl Zeidler of Milwaukee and Mayor Leo J. Promen of Fond du Lac at the Wisconsin State Fair. Zeidler is sipping Coca-Cola from a bottle and Promen i...

Date: 1955-11-09 

Description: A banker pours 12,320 pennies into a change maker. The man had saved the coins for over four years.

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Ozark Unit

Date: 1972-07-24 

Description: Special speed reducer that is a component of a larger Ozark Unit with L.S. pinions that is used as a dam generator drive. This unit was purchased by Allis...

Date: 1914-04 ca.

Description: Factory workers operate machinery at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works.

Date: 1972-01-05 

Description: Shaft mounted BOF drive that was a later component of a basic oxygen furnace tilting drive. This product was purchased by Ferrostaal AG of West Germany and...

Photograph

William Reckmeyer

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of William Reckmeyer, Milwaukee merchant.

Date: 2015-11-10 

Description: A young journalist is sitting behind a table looking at his Dell computer. A water bottle and smart phone are on the table next to him. Around him other jo...

Photograph

Sidney T. Smythe

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Sidney T. Smythe, Delafield clergyman and educator.

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Alice in Dairyland

Date: 1948-08 ca.

Description: A woman in a uniform places a lei of orchids around Margaret McGuire's neck as she accepts the role of Centennial Queen on a stage at the Wisconsin Centenn...

Date: 1939 

Description: A man from the Material Transit Company drives an International D-50 dump truck to unload what appears to be gravel or rocks. There are houses on a hill in...

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