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Municipal Building

Date: 1966 before

Description: Angled view of building. An older brick building with a domed tower is behind the Municipal building.

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Test of a Prototype

Date: 1961-11-08 

Description: A prototype being tested in the research test lab of the Falk Corporation. Original Falk caption reads, "Temperature lube test, 8RT3 Prototype. Set up of l...

Date: 1937-03-09 

Description: Two men inspect gears (for noise?) in a factory room at Milwaukee Works.

Date: 1959 

Description: Two boys on the class-C scow sailboat "Bobalong III," one balancing off the side while standing on the bilge keel.

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WCTU Float

Date: 1941-07-11 

Description: Float of the Women's Christian Temperance Union in a Milwaukee parade.

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H.S. Grigate Gear

Date: 1958-04-30 

Description: A male employee inspects a H.S. Grigate Gear. This gear, a marine propulsion drive, was later used by the United States Navy.

Date: 1912-06-29 before

Description: Interior pages of the farewell dinner menu given to Mr. Wilmer Sieg on the occasion of his move from Milwaukee to Hood River, Oregon. The menu and program...

Photograph

Soggy but Fun

Date: 1981-08-03 

Description: Despite rain and fog, people turned out to enjoy a street festival sponsored by the Guadalupe Center at 239 W. Washington Street in Milwaukee. There were e...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The entrance on the left has a small domed tower. On the right is a chimney.

Date: 1956-09 

Description: A crossing guard helps a young student to cross the street at a cross walk at Abert and Green Bay streets in Milwaukee. Two cars (one a Chevrolet), have en...

Date: 1940-01-18 

Description: Elevated view of railroad yard, with engines and cars on some of the tracks. Smoke is billowing out in the background and covering much of the yard. Buildi...

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: 1953-09-20 

Description: A posed photograph taken for the Milwaukee & Suburban Transport Corp. to mark the substitution of buses for streetcars on the West Burnham St. line.

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Gesu Pastoral Residence Catholic Church, 1131 W. Wisconsin Street. Church towers, with a clock, are right of center, with wings to the left and right. A mo...

Date: 1948-06-12 

Description: Representative Glenn Davis, chairman of the Republican State Convention, shown at the podium addressing the delegates.

Date: 1959-04-12 before

Description: Portrait of Milwaukee Braves manager Fred Haney in uniform. Under his management In 1957, with a lineup that included future Baseball Hall of Fame membe...

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Children in line for vaccine shot. The child in the foreground is being prepared for the injection, most likely the polio vaccine.

Photograph

Richard P. Tell

Date: 1914-09-28 

Description: Three-quarter length studio portrait of Richard P. Tell, Milwaukee company manager.

Date: 1942 ca.

Description: Monument located on 13th Street. Large rough stone with a metal plaque set into it. The plaque marks the spot near where Lincoln made an address in 1859.

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Reverse Drive

Date: 1974-06-28 

Description: Reverse drive that was purchased by Delaval Turbine and used by Bulk Food Carrier. Falk caption reads, "Largest of the "MR" type design made to date. Wides...

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