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Date: 1951-12-11 

Description: Head table at a dinner that honored Senator Joseph R. McCarthy, behind which is a large portrait of him. Senator McCarthy is second from the right. Over 2...

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Description: Three men in a horse-drawn fire engine races down a downtown street.

Date: 1853 

Description: Plan no. 3. Scale 2000 feet to one inch.

Photograph

Charles E. Wies

Date: 1921-07-12 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Charles E. Wies, Milwaukee lawyer.

Photograph

Charles W. Hamilton

Date: 1924-06-26 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Charles W. Hamilton, Milwaukee manufacturer.

Photograph

Building on Fire

Date:  date unknown

Description: A large building has partially collapsed from a fire. Fire fighters, some of them standing on the roof of a building next door, aim large streams of water...

Photograph

Sleepover

Date: 1967-06-21 

Description: Young female children celebrate a sleepover while four girls in bed watch another girl toss a pillow in the air. They are smiling gleefully while the pill...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A large wave is breaking against the side of the Milwaukee breakwater lighthouse. There is a ship on the left, in the distance beyond the jetty.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Interior of auditorium with a large open dance floor, a stage in the center, and seats on the sides with balcony seating. Ceiling has a long window that h...

Photograph

Machinery Castings

Date: 1974-09-27 

Description: View of machinery castings that were a later component of a cement mill support roller. This unit was purchased by the Fuller Company and and used by Huron...

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Young man riding a High Wheel or Penny-Farthing bicycle on a wooden sidewalk. There is a house behind the rider on the left. A young tree braced with a sta...

Photograph

State Fair Grounds

Date: 1945 

Description: Fruits, Farm Crops building.

Date: 1968-06-20 

Description: Solid foot radicon purchased by Pearlson Engineering Company Incorporated and exported to Ireland. Falk caption reads, "215J24 SMD, AO14-40 Radicon, 207J24...

Date: 1912-06-29 before

Description: Front and back covers of the "Informal Farewell Dinner Tendered to Mr. Wilmer Sieg upon the occasion of his departure from Milwaukee to take up his residen...

Date: 1910-07-22 

Description: Four children are out for a walk. One is pushing a baby (the youngest of the four) in a stroller while the other two walk on either side.

Discover the famous lithographic company most known for its WWII posters whose goal was to mobilize public support for the American war effort.

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Description: Interior view of the Milwaukee Public Library. Note below the image reads: " Milwaukee Public Library, Children's Room." There are reading tables and chair...

Photograph

Steelflex Hub

Date: 1974-03-28 

Description: Original Falk caption reads, "This photo taken to illustrate pre-heating a large coupling hub by torch prior to making a shrink-fit mounting on a shaft." M...

Date: 1874 after

Description: Stereograph of elevated view looking northwest from Exposition Building. There is a church on a street corner on the left, and the Best Brewing Company in...

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Milwaukee Harbor

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Aerial view of city, river and harbor. Two smokestacks are on either side of the river mouth.

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