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Description: The J. Robert Taylor family. J. Robert Taylor, his wife Alma Reinhardt Taylor, and their three children, Donna, Frederick, and Ellen. They are dressed in c...
Date: 1971 before
Description: View across table towards Vel Phillips seated with other unidentified men, possibly other common council members. Sheets of paper are scattered on the tabl...
Date: 1884 after
Description: Subheading states the center building to be the oldest house in Milwaukee, and built by Matthias Stein in January 1838. The home is only two stories tall,...
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Charles W. Norris, Milwaukee ship chandler.
Description: An antique 82-year-old horse-drawn hearse, pushed by pranksters into the Milwaukee River near the North Avenue bridge, being pulled out by a tow-truck, as...
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Henry J. Schouten, West Allis company president.
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Franz C. Eschweiler, Milwaukee lawyer.
Description: Speed reducer that is a later component of a side entry agitator. This product was purchased by Scientific Design Company Incorporated and used by Amoco Ch...
Description: Eighteen foot split ring gear that is on display at the Falk Corporation. Falk caption reads, "Photos of ring gear to be displayed at Association of Iron a...
Description: View across table with a sign indicating a seat number. In the background, reporters and journalists are sitting at tables with their equipment inside the...
Description: Falk caption reads, "Forward end view of partially assembled unit; shows quill shaft bearings and clutch drive discs." The final product was purchased by S...
Description: Aunt Helen and Syl stand on a rustic wooden bridge in Gully Lake Park. A pavilion is visible behind them through the trees.
Description: A woman finishes a display of Bay View High School photographs from the 1950s as part of an any-year reunion at the Festa Italiana on the Summerfest ground...
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of H.C. Prange, Milwaukee merchant.
Description: Special speed increaser that was purchased by Allis Chalmers and used by the United States Corps of Engineers. Falk caption reads, "Low level dam site/gene...
Description: Quarter-length portrait of William C. Brumder, Milwaukee bank president.
Description: Worker machining a TracTracTor (crawler tractor) track roller shell with a turret lathe at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works.
Description: Children, adults, and a Northwest Airlines Boeing 707 jetliner on the tarmac at General Mitchell International Airport. The children, all first graders fro...
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of John H. Moss, Milwaukee company vice-president.
Description: Asian men on the street, entering a car.
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