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Photograph

John H. Harris

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of John H. Harris, Elkhorn company president.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Men at work on a bridge under construction.

Date: 1952-08-20 

Description: Boys wave from the passenger cars of Uncle Bob's train, while a crowd watches the amusement park ride at the Wisconsin State Fair.

Date: 1935-11-25 

Description: Five men gather around an engine in a factory (most likely International Harvester's Milwaukee Works). Original caption reads, "Branch service managers vie...

Date: 1934 

Description: Label submitted to the state of Wisconsin for trademark registration. "Schlitz, The Beer That Made Milwaukee Famous". The label is cut in the shape of a pa...

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Description: A man poses in front of a canoe tied onto his car. A second man looks on from the background.

Date: 1901 

Description: Elevated view of scene at the corner of Grand (Avenue?) and West Water Street, now Plankinton and Wisconsin Avenues. Several streetcars are in the streets...

Date: 1869 

Description: Milwaukee and St. Paul Railway locomotive no. 40, called the L.B. Rock, at the Chestnut Street yards. The mast of a ship is visible in the background, and...

Photograph

J.A. Watrous

Date: 1914-12-04 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of J.A. Watrous, Milwaukee journalist and soldier.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view across street towards Frederick and Elizabeth Layton's home at 524 Marshall Street. The clapboard house has two porches. On the left is a roofed enc...

Photograph

James Cavanagh

Date: 1914-10-15 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of James Cavanagh, Kenosha lawyer.

Photograph

Edwin C. Eldridge

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Description: Quarter-length portrait of Edwin Eldridge. He was the first curator of the Layton Art Gallery, and an accomplished portrait artist. He stimulated an intere...

Photograph

Viaduct

Date: 1889 

Description: Chicago & North Western Railway viaduct on the line along the Milwaukee River. The viaduct has two arched passages, and stones and rocks lining the path f...

Date: 1921 

Description: Clothing demonstration for women by the University of Wisconsin Agricultural Extension at the 1921 Wisconsin State Fair.

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Commercial building with road (Broad Street) in foreground. Cars are parked in the lot, with Village Hall and residences in the background.

Date: 1907-02 

Description: Exterior view of factory buildings at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works.

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Description: Intersection of two gravel roads. Telephone poles, some with posters stapled to them, line the sides of the road, and residential housing and fields are vi...

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Factory workers manufacturing cream separators at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works. The poster at the back of the room says "Dairymade" while the...

Photograph

Children Racing

Date: 1971-07-10 

Description: Children in a foot race.

Date: 1955-07-13 before

Description: Milwaukee Braves owner Lou Perini and Wisconsin Governor Walter J. Kohler, Jr. converse at the baseball All-Star game held at Milwaukee County Stadium, Jul...

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