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Date: 1938 ca.

Description: View of the Grand Avenue viaduct and surrounding establishments. A line of automobiles are parked outside a tavern under the viaduct.

Date: 1935-11-04 

Description: Worker machining a TracTracTor (crawler tractor) track roller shell with a turret lathe at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works.

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: A Chicago & Northwestern train crossing a railroad bridge.

Photograph

Charles G. Forster

Date: 1914-02-24 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Charles G. Forster, Milwaukee manufacturer.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Elevated view over roofs, with the Milwaukee River in the background.

Date: 1869 ca.

Description: Stereograph of the Axtell House building, with a storefront next to it advertising "Clothing Hats Caps Sailors Outfits". A bridge is on the left and a man...

Date: 1963-06-23 

Description: Boy hits second base while baseman comes down from catching a high throw.

Date: 1921-09-01 ca.

Description: Crowd of individuals at the Wisconsin State Fair with a view of the Colosseum in the background.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Two men harvest rye in a field with a horse-drawn grain binder. The men are working on the Vogel farm.

Photograph

Speed Reducer

Date: 1971-10-08 

Description: This product was purchased by Allis Chalmers and used by Kennecott Copper. Falk caption reads, "5CB3-10 BS speed reducer, ratio 7.394:1 with rifle drilled...

Date: 1983-09-10 

Description: Liz Walden looks over empty boxes of laundry soap collected in a Refund Swap Convention at Our Lady of Good Hope School.

The Many Varied Photographs

Read about the diverse career of photographer Harold Gauer, who is perhaps best known for his humorous photographs.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Elevated view of building, with a flag flying from the roof. The street has parked cars and pedestrians.

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Skate Boarders

Date: 1977-08-16 

Description: Skateboarders take a break.

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Water Tower Park

Date:  date unknown

Description: Water Tower Park with bare trees in the background. Snow covers the ground.

Photograph

Deserted Playground

Date:  

Description: A deserted playground with swing sets, slides, and ladders, in front of a group of buildings. There are two young boys near a dwelling in the background.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: 3000 W. Wisconsin Avenue. Completed in 1928, it is a Shriners mosque, and was designed by architects Clas and Shepard in Moorish Revival style. The buildin...

Date: 1964-04-17 

Description: A clerk checks real estate property information in a vast filing system housed in a vault.

Date: 1958-01-30 

Description: Milwaukee Braves pitchers Warren Spahn (left) and Lew Burdette posing with awards they recieved at the 5th Annual Diamond Dinner, hosted by the Milwaukee C...

Photograph

Carl Herzfeld

Date: 1937-03-24 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Carl Herzfeld, Milwaukee department store head.

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