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Man Welding

Date: 1955-12-07 

Description: A worker welds together sections of a press slide that was later purchased by Federal Engineering and used by the automotive industry.

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Gustav Stearns

Date: 1921-05-12 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Reverend Gustav Stearns, Milwaukee pastor.

Date: 1905 

Description: Afermath of the fire of June 4, 1905. A chimney and some burnt out walls still stand. The area around the ruins is fenced off. The top of the building t...

Date: 1948 

Description: This map is ink on tracing paper and shows acreages, wards, streets, rivers, and Lake Michigan. Also included are editorial notes in pencil.

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Hay Market

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of horse-drawn carts filled with hay and parked in rows at a market. Men stand between the rows, and houses surround the market square.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior view of Soldiers Home dining room with tables set with dishes.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View looking up Wisconsin Avenue from the bridge. Many pedestrians, streetcars, and horse-drawn vehicles are visible.

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: View across road of Syl standing in front of a three-story duplex house on Jones Island.

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Mrs. Lydia Ely

Date:  date unknown

Description: Vignetted head and shoulders portrait of Lydia Ely, a well-known artist, humanitarian and promoter of the arts in the late 19th century.

Date: 1930 

Description: Factory workers among large machines at Milwaukee Works.

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Trade Show Home

Date: 1957-04-03 

Description: Elevated view of demonstration “ranch” type frame residence under construction within an auditorium, presumably in Milwaukee, for some type of trade show....

Date: 1948-03-22 

Description: Members of Local 50, United Packinghouse Workers of America and their families walking the picket line. "Picket Duty - Everyone's Job" Even the youngst...

Date: 1935 

Description: Nighttime view. A small sign for the company is in a middle window on the first floor. The left entrance has a potted plant in the window.

Date: 1975-11-06 

Description: Wesley Scott, executive director of the Milwaukee Urban League, holding a microphone up to a man while interviewing him. On the right a cameraman is holdin...

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Loading Docks

Date:  date unknown

Description: The industrial warehouse district in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. There are many horse-drawn wagons lined up along loading docks with various men working in the a...

Photograph

Milwaukee Harbor

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Aerial view of city, river and harbor. Two smokestacks are on either side of the river mouth.

Date: 1958-08-20 

Description: Gaylord Nelson campaigning at the Wisconsin State Fair.

Date: 1973 ca.

Description: Dr. Joseph Carpenter, assistant professor of Afro-American Education & Philosophy at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, is seated with his family. His...

Date: 1956 after

Description: Exterior view of monument to Milwaukeeans killed in the Second World War and the Korean Conflict.

Date: 1882 

Description: Bird's-eye views of various sections of Milwaukee.

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