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Single Helical Gear

Date: 1967-12-13 

Description: Single helical gear purchased by The Fuller Company and later used in Jamaica (as a rotary kiln). Falk caption reads, "Single helical gear, 260 teeth 99667...

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Marker on site of first house on East side of Milwaukee. The first cabin was built by Antoine LeClaire, then more buildings built by Juneau. Tablet was er...

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Will J. Sando

Date: 1921-07-05 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Will J. Sando, Milwaukee engineer.

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Erck's Pharmacy

Date: 1924-08-21 ca.

Description: Interior of Erck's Pharmacy, at 1430 Atkinson Avenue.

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Propulsion Gears

Date: 1958-01-10 

Description: Large propulsion gear that was later purchased by Bethlehem Steel Company and used by Hitachi Limited of Tokyo, Japan, as a replacement gear in the ship "S...

Date: 1933 

Description: Label submitted to the state of Wisconsin for trademark registration. "Blatz, Old Heidelberg Castle, Beer, Blatz Brewing Co." Pictured on the label is a sc...

Date: 1946-11-25 

Description: Demonstration march down city street in support of Allis-Chalmers, local 248, strike. Most of the marchers are women. Truck in front with megaphone reads "...

Postcard

Water Tower

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Water Tower from road. Image printed on faux birchbark background.

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"Miss Wisconsin"

Date: 1958-06-05 

Description: Miss Carmen Shields, 23, Milwaukee entry in the 1958 “Miss Wisconsin” contest, crowned at Pabst Blue Ribbon hall.

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Basin or slip area. City buildings can be seen on a hill in the background. Various boats are in the river and on the shoreline. A path with stairs lead...

Date: 1939-06-19 

Description: Milwaukee County Court House being demolished. A wing of the building is gone, and many windows are broken.

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Measuring Ball

Date: 1972-09-08 

Description: Original Falk caption reads, "Shows older 'Swiss cheese' measuring ball and Don Carter glove. Taken with permission of AMF at Personalized Bowling Company...

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F. Dohmen Company

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Interior of (Floor No. 3) The F. Dohmen Company Wholesale Druggists. A salesman's catalog with removable screwed bindings and pages of note paper bound be...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Four-story building from the right front. An entrance is on each end, and a flag pole is on the far right roof.

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The Palace Theater

Date: 1920-04-28 ca.

Description: View from across the street of the Palace Theater, 535 West Wisconsin Avenue. A streetcar approaches from the left.

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A Bowler in Action

Date: 1946-12-31 

Description: A member of the Local 75 men's bowling team releases the ball down the alley.

Date: 1946-12 

Description: Members of the United Automobile Workers union, Local 75, line up outside the local's headquarters, 308 E. Center Street, to vote on delegates to the union...

Date: 1968-04-11 

Description: Japanese businessmen visit an American manufacturing firm in South Milwaukee and pose inside a huge metal implement. The American firm is Bucyrus-Erie and...

Date: 1963-01-11 

Description: Winter scene with two young boys playing in the snow in front of their home. Milwaukee Journal January 12, 1963 original caption: "The same snow th...

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Otto Falk House

Date: 1964 

Description: Exterior of building just prior to demolition. At the time, the building was occupied by the Milwaukee County Historical Society. Three and one-half story...

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