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Date: 1912 

Description: Men work on the construction site for Stationary Engine Test Building #24 at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works factory.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of the West Milwaukee shops of the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railroad.

Photograph

The Iron Block

Date: 1890 before

Description: Stereograph; caption on the image is incorrect as to the street locations. Actually located at the intersection of North Water Street and East Wisconsin A...

Date:  

Description: Letterhead of the Phillip Best Brewing Company of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, with three separate proscenium views of the Empire Brewery, the South Side Brewery,...

Date: 1889 after

Description: Embossed photograph (platinum print) of Fred Pabst. "Pabst, Frederick (Mar. 28, 1836-Jan. 1, 1904), brewer, business executive, b. Thuringia, Germany. He m...

Photograph

Charles Henry Lemon

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Charles Henry Lemon, Milwaukee physician and surgeon.

Date: 1948-08 

Description: Borden workers loading milk onto trucks at the Borden Company loading dock.

Photograph

The Westmore Hotel

Date:  

Description: The Westmore Hotel, located at N. 5th Street near W. Clybourn Street. Automobiles are parked on both sides of the street and in a parking lot to the right...

Photograph

Chasid Rabbi

Date: 1919 

Description: An unidentified man dressed as a chasid rabbi, sitting at a desk.

Date: 1968-10-11 

Description: Kindergarten students wear space helmets they made from buckets as part of a class project designed to interest them in current events. A cardboard "Apollo...

Photograph

FT Coupling

Date: 1975-01-15 

Description: Male employee, Jake Gemmel, attending to a FT coupling. Original Falk caption reads, "These pictures taken to illustrate FT coupling size... this is the la...

Date: 1939 

Description: This is a zoning map of Wauwatosa with a key of districts including agricultural, resident, business, commercial, and industrial. The map features labeled...

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: 1933 

Description: Label submitted to the State of Wisconsin for trademark registration. "$1000 Reward, Pure Malt & Hops, Natural Process, Lager Beer, A. Gettelman Brewing Co...

Date: 1967-04-14 

Description: Vel Phillips is behind the podium in a dress. She is reaching out her hand for Bernice Lindsay, who is wearing a coat and a hat. An unidentified person is...

Photograph

Christian Doerfler

Date: 1921-07-05 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Christian Doerfler, Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice.

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Photograph

David Rose

Date: 1902-07-25 

Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Milwaukee Mayor David S. Rose.

Date: 1914-12-10 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Charles Richard Van Hise, University of Wisconsin-Madison president.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view from across cobblestone street of the Milwaukee College For Young Ladies. The view of the main entrance is obstructed by a tree.

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