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Postcard

Downtown

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Looking south from Oneida Street Bridge. Large buildings line the river edge. Another bridge is in the distance. Several buildings have flags on the roofs...

Date: 1919 

Description: A group of Zionists organized in Milwaukee.

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Description: A group of boys take a boxing stance near two men standing on a street corner, in front of a building that has "Milwaukee Beer" painted on it.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A monogram stove in an appliance warehouse.

Date:  date unknown

Description: An ice-covered car ferry, possibly docking in a harbor.

Photograph

Jones Island

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: A fishing settlement. Two piers at the shoreline with a sandy beach, one with a ramp next to it. There are several buildings in the background. Two tugbo...

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: Factory worker operating a machine at Milwaukee Works.

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Description: Looking north on the Milwaukee River as the whaleback excursion steamer "Christopher Columbus" is guided by tugboats at about St. Paul Avenue.

Photograph

Worm Gear

Date: 1974-05-22 

Description: Original Falk caption reads, "These pictures taken to illustrate a procedure to allow saving and reusing Tivela lube during service or repair operations on...

Date: 1942-06 

Description: Quarter-length publicity portrait of Robert Doyle smiling, dressed in a suit. This image was published with some of his articles in the Milwaukee Journa...

Photograph

Hailstones

Date:  date unknown

Description: Round hailstones piled on a saucer with either grape or cherry tomatoes, or perhaps eggs, placed next to them for size comparison. A newspaper is under th...

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Description: Detailed map showing businesses and lot owners. Includes 2 "continued inset" maps. Includes aerial views, text, and illistartions on verso.

Photograph

S.B. Way

Date: 1921-05-14 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of S.B. Way, Milwaukee company vice-president.

Photograph

Sound Test Setup

Date: 1970-05-20 

Description: A male employee, Karl Johns, attends to a sound test.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A boy and a girl are in a chicken coop gathering eggs. The children are dressed warmly in coats, scarves and hats.

Date: 1937-06-03 

Description: Factory worker installs a transmission in a W-30 tractor on an assembly line at Milwaukee Works.

Date: 1914-05-19 ca.

Description: The Berlin Arcade building on the northwest corner of N. 3rd Street and W. North Avenue, just after occupancy. For decades, it was Rosenberg's, a popular w...

Photograph

Will J. Sando

Date: 1921-07-05 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Will J. Sando, Milwaukee engineer.

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Description: A self-portrait of Harold Gauer standing holding a pipe and wearing a jacket, vest, and bow tie.

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Description: Elevated view over trees towards the three glass domes of the Mitchell Park Conservatory.

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