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Charles R. Manville

Date: 1914-10-08 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Charles R. Manville, Milwaukee company vice-president.

Photograph

Frank J. Schmitt

Date: 1914-10-19 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Frank J. Schmitt, Milwaukee contractor and builder.

Date:  ca.

Description: Students gathered closely around their teachers in the kindergarten room on the south end of the school. The open hearth, fireplace, high ceilings and wind...

Date: 1886 ca.

Description: Oil on linen study of a dead or wounded Civil War soldier created as a preliminary study by one of the Milwaukee panorama painters active during the 1889s....

Date: 1921-05-04 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of William Robbins McGovern, Milwaukee engineer.

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: Two men working on engine components on an assembly line at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works. The factory was owned by the Milwaukee Harvester Com...

Photograph

Postmen

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: Group portrait of postmen from the Milwaukee Area.

Date: 1896 

Description: Workers at the Willms cigar factory, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, posing with cigars and cigar boxes. Gustav Willms (c. 1854-1917) sits on the far left with six...

Photograph

James Cavanagh

Date: 1914-10-15 

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

Date:  

Description: Interior view of the South Milwaukee Public Library of an audience of children and adults from the stage area of an auditorium.

Photograph

Charles F. Rausen

Date: 1914-09-18 

Description: Quarter-length seated studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Charles F. Rausen, Milwaukee merchant.

Photograph

Percheron

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A farmer shows off his percheron colt at the Wisconsin State Fair. At the turn of the century when a farmer's livelihood was dependent on his horses, the d...

Photograph

Halloween

Date: 1963-11-01 

Description: A line of elementary students dressed up in Halloween costumes at school.

Photograph

George Burroughs

Date: 1921-05-11 

Description: Quarter-length portrait of George Burroughs, Milwaukee manufacturer.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Shops contained on first floor of a Victorian structure, one of which belongs to a woman named Mary. Standing in front are her husband and two sons. Furthe...

Date: 1963-07-04 

Description: Four children stand looking at a circus wagon labeled "Pawnee Bill" which is chained to the bed of an International truck. The wagon was part of a 25-piece...

Date: 1882-09-06 

Description: Engraving of Dr. Laura Ross Wolcott, the first president of the Woman Suffrage Movement in Milwaukee.

Photograph

Bimbos

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group of men from the Milwaukee Turners, posing indoors, eating, drinking and smoking cigars. Text reads, “Bimbos. This solemn-faced group of swaffers of t...

Date: 1965-05 

Description: Pinion stand that was later purchased by U.S. Steel (Allegheny Project) and used by Gary Steel Works. Falk caption reads, "Various manufacturing and assemb...

Date: 1948-01-28 

Description: Basketball game between the electrical shop and machine shop employees of the Heil Company in Milwaukee.

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