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Date: 1914 ca.
Description: Factory workers using metal lathes to machine parts at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works. The factory was owned by the Milwaukee Harvester Company...
Date: date unknown
Description: Elevated view of a large crowd of women, children, and men fill a field. A rope strung between trees creates a barrier in the foreground.
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Men at their desks in the engineering department, the south end drafting room, of Pawling & Harnischfeger.
Description: Waist-up seated portrait of J.E. Hamilton, Two Rivers manufacturer.
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Edgar W. Coleman.
Description: Snow covers a streetcar and pedestrians walk through a snow-covered street.
Description: Two women model clothing. The woman on the left is wearing a wedding dress from 1946, and the other woman is wearing a Mount Mary gym suit.
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: Informal portrait of Katherine Morrissey Dodge Cook seated at a desk in front of a classroom full of students.
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of William Wallace, Milwaukee manufacturer.
Description: Vignetted quarter-length portrait of Orpah Dawson in a headdress and high-collared dress. Orpah Layton Dawson was Frederick Layton's aunt and Grace Hayman...
Description: The operators of the mobile unit of WMVS-TV, a community station out of Milwaukee Vocational and Adult Schools, film an interview with Roy Rogers and Dale...
Date: 1877 ca.
Description: Vignetted quarter-length portrait of Frederick Layton, at about age 50. Layton was the son of a Milwaukee butcher and ran the business until his retirement...
Description: Quarter-length portrait of W.A. Austin, Milwaukee attorney.
Description: Overhead view of four children relaxing in a wading pool.
Description: Side view of a woman pulling a little boy in a decorated coaster wagon in a Fourth of July parade. The boy is holding a bottle of milk with white streamers...
Description: Factory worker painting artillery shells at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works. Original caption reads: "75-Millimeter Shell Manufacture. The exteri...
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of John Conway, Appleton hotel owner.
Description: Slightly elevated view of crowd gathered at a Civilian Defense Rally. Booths are in the background, including a game booth where you can "Deflate The Axis,...
Description: Group of racers bank around a turn on a velodrome track.
Description: Live roll conveyor that was purchased by Aluminum Company of America and used by L.W. Nash. Falk caption reads, "109 units size 13-4EZ3 with ratio 129.3:1,...
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