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Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Louis Esser, Milwaukee jeweler.
Description: Beekeeper Robert Neureuther examines a frame of honeycomb partly filled with honey. Behind him are hives wrapped up for cold weather.
Description: Large propulsion gear that was later purchased by Bethlehem Steel Company and used by Hitachi Limited of Tokyo, Japan, as a replacement gear in the ship "S...
Date: 1937 ca.
Description: Two men talk in an auto parts store. One man is behind the counter wearing eyeglasses and holding a box, the other man is wearing a hat and leaning on the...
Description: Elevated view of alley between houses in a neighborhood from railroad embankment. An elevated bridge is just visible in the far background. Text at foot of...
Description: Letterhead of the Milwaukee branch of the Smith Premier Typewriter Company, with headquarters in Syracuse, New York. On the left is a sheet of paper in a S...
Description: Striking workers and police outside of Plankinton Meat Packing.
Description: Presenting an outboard motor door prize at the annual dance of Local 7, Amalgamated Lithographers of America.
"Howie Roth presented the prizes with the he...
Description: Elevated view from the Post Office of Wisconsin Avenue with buildings and street traffic.
Description: A housewife shows off her newly-installed laundry room.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: View from across railroad tracks. Resort is on the water's edge, with a small inlet on the right. Land is mostly sand, though a small part on the left ha...
Description: Ten people at the ribbon-cutting ceremony at the 41 Outdoor Theatre.
Date: date unknown
Description: Sand dredging equipment surrounded by large piles of sand.
Description: Letterhead of the Adler and Mauer Restaurant of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, with a blank area in the form of a page "tipped in" to the background, with an array...
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Roy L. Stone, Milwaukee banker.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: At the corner of Fourth Street and Reservoir Avenue. Pedestrians are on the sidewalk, and a horse-drawn carriage is in front.
Description: View up Broadway from Huron Street, with Charles Stein and Company on the left.
Description: This unit was purchased by the Ford Motor Company. Original Falk caption reads, "Cover die holder block: pattern number 45ZW-51A, approximate weight 25,400...
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Frederick Layton, Milwaukee butcher.
Date: 1897 after
Description: Two men escorting a fashionably dressed woman with a feathered boa obscuring part of her face. People stand in the background near a train next to the plat...
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