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Date: 1915 

Description: Stamp advertising the 1915 Wisconsin State Fair. Includes an illustration of a woman waving a "Wis." pennant, overlooking crowds at the fairground. Stamp t...

Date: 1953-09-20 

Description: A posed photograph taken for the Milwaukee & Suburban Transport Corp. to mark the substitution of buses for streetcars on the West Burnham St. line.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Left side view of locomotive engine no. 2861, a steam locomotive of the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad Company.


No. 1-B Hammer Mill

Date: 1935-04-05 

Description: Mr. W.L. Jens, manager of International Harvester's Milwaukee branch house, and Mr. F.C. Kohlmeyer look at a No. 1-B hammer mill.

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: John Fawcett Tyrrell, handwriting expert and documents examiner of Milwaukee, standing at left of an illuminated poster, ten feet high, entitled "The Histo...

Date: 1900 

Description: Long wooden pier with people fishing along the pier. Three males with their fishing poles and buckets are walking toward the viewer. A person next to a b...


Split Ring Gear

Date: 1966-09-15 

Description: Falk caption reads, "Photos of ring gear to be displayed at the Association of Iron and Steel Engineers (AISE) show in Cleveland, Ohio, September 26th thro...

Date:  date unknown

Description: The office of the Milwaukee County Airport.

Date: 1968-10-31 

Description: Original Falk caption reads, "Radial drilling on large split ring gear..." part of a photo and slide series for Engineering. Male employee in photograph is...

Date: 1957-11-11 

Description: Uptown Post #400 Drill Team in formation firing a salute on Armistice Day while passers-by pause to pay their respects.


H.O. Brumder

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length portrait of H.O. Brumder, Milwaukee publisher.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A barber glances at the camera as he clips hair from a customer. The customer is reflected in a mirror in the background.

Date: 1952 

Description: A campaign picture of Democrat Henry Reuss wearing a suit, addressing constituents working at a grocery store. This was likely taken in 1952 while Reuss wa...


Grand Avenue

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of Grand Avenue. A number of horse-drawn carriages are lined up near a bridge.

Date: 1959 

Description: Cyla Tine Stundel and her son, Ksiel, at his Bar Mitzvah.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: An apron-clad woman broils hamburgers in the kitchen.

Date: 1967-09-22 

Description: An African American boy twirls a "hula-hoop" around his neck.


Mail Room

Date:  date unknown

Description: Man sorting envelopes in a mail room near tall stacks of mail.

Date: 1937-11-14 

Description: A group of "service managers" inspect engines at Milwaukee Works (factory). Photograph taken by McQuinn.


Walter Stern

Date: 1936-12-02 

Description: Waist-up seated studio portrait of Walter Stern, Milwaukee company president.

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