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Description: The Main Street shopping district. Writing on building on far right reads: "Jul. Wick 1892." The business on far left is "C. Kinne & Co." Text on photograp...
Description: James C. Springer of Cutler-Hammer Manufacturing Co. surrounded by members of the Milwaukee chapter of the National Secretaries' Association who had electe...
Description: Flyer advertising the McCormick Harvester featuring a small illustration of the machine at work in the field, followed by testimonials. This model appears...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View from behind of a man with a wide-brimmed hat operateing a horse-drawn mower near trees and a low hill. Text written on the glass place is as follows:...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Rear view of a man operating an Osborne horse-drawn mower near a tree. The man has raised the sickle-bar as he passes the tree.
Date: 1886-07-03 after
Description: An interior view of the Schlitz Palm Garden, which was located on North 3rd Street, south of West Wisconsin Avenue. This image includes a drawing of a wait...
Description: Portrait of Dr. Clifford Lee Lord, director of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin, seated at his desk.
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Charles E. McLenegan, Milwaukee librarian.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Exterior elevated view of the S.C. Johnson and Son, Inc. office building.
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: Interior elevated view of an Allis Chalmers factory. Men are posing on the factory floor.
Description: A man stands on an elevated platform attached to a tractor in a field while taking photographs of a hay baler in use at Hickory Hill, International Harvest...
Description: Horses and wagons carrying aluminum barrels are standing outside the cheese factory. Workers pause from work to pose. Each worker wears overalls and a hat.
Description: Factory workers unload leaves onto a decorticator elevator, possibly at International Harvester's sisal plantation in Cuba. Original caption reads: "Unload...
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: View across street towards the even side of the 200 block of Atwood Avenue. Businesses and residences are John Nyberg, a tailor, at 208 1/2 Atwood Avenue,...
Description: "Road workers grade for the new road near the water tower."
Description: A man uses a chain pulley to lift what appears to be an engine in the service department on the second floor of International Harvester's New York truck br...
Description: Charles McCarthy writing at his desk in his office.
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: Factory workers balling flax twine at International Harvester's St. Paul Flax Twine Mill.
Description: Vel Phillips sits at a table with a group of African American men and women. The table is covered with handbags, eyeglasses, and beverages. Several more pe...
Description: Four men in the foreground are posed standing with shovels in a large hole in the ground. In the background behind a wall, men are working near cars along...
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