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Bijou Theater

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Theater with many signs, one of which is advertising a matinee. Several other buildings are visible to the left of the building. A large crowd of people...

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Divided highway is South Chase Avenue between West Lincoln Avenue (2300) and East Oklahoma Avenue (3100).

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Wells Street

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Wells Street, between 16th and 18th Streets. Record photograph for a survey of Milwaukee street conditions, made to show the wooden cedar block pavement. T...

Date: 1948-08-08 

Description: Margaret McGuire receives a lei made of orchids in a ceremony making her the Queen of the Wisconsin Centennial Exposition at the State Fair. The lei was fl...

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Grant Fitch

Date: 1921-06-11 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Grant Fitch, Milwaukee banker.

Date: 1980 

Description: Roads and telephone lines intersect at the corner of the block, 4021 North 62nd (Rear).

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J. Robert Taylor

Date: 1938-10-01 

Description: Taylor is relaxing, smoking his pipe and reading his paper in front of an open heater. A kerchief is covering his head. Smoke is around the light in the...

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F. Dohmen Company

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Interior of (Floor No. 9) The F. Dohmen Company Wholesale Druggists. A salesman's catalog with removable screwed bindings and pages of note paper bound bet...

Date: 1945-09-03 

Description: The 6th Ward Contingent represented a community on the march. Black men, women and children from the CIO and AF of L, from small business, brought a messa...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Tractors, engines and parts on the floor of International Harvester's Milwaukee Works (factory).

Date: 1937-06-25 

Description: Factory workers run machines in the Diesel [Engine] Machine Shop at Milwaukee Works.

Date: 1980-12-19 

Description: Holocaust survivor Israel Wolnerman, his wife Irene, and their daughter Ann at their residence. Wolnerman was among thousands of prisoners from Staltach (a...

Date: 1971-06-23 

Description: Speed increaser on the factory floor. This product was purchased by Allis Chalmers and used by the United States Corps of Engineers. Falk caption reads, "L...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Lake Park streetcar terminal. There is a streetcar in the station with engineers visible.

Date: 1939-03-05 ca.

Description: George Jung, a Milwaukee Road speed recorder, comparing speed tapes from locomotives with master tapes covering the same division. The scale of the tapes i...

Date: 1905 after

Description: South entrance; a car with two people is crossing the bridge. Stone lions flank the bridge on each corner. A lighthouse is in the background.

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Book Fair

Date: 1964-04-25 

Description: A book sale is held by the Mothers Association of Milwaukee-Downer Seminary.

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Photographic postcard showing the elevator rocker shaft for the Lawson Military Tractor 2 (M.T.2). Additionally, a triple motion universal joint is identif...

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Milwaukee College

Date: 1910 before

Description: The central gothic structure was built around 1852 for the Milwaukee Female College and the wings were added at a later time. Later this building was used...

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...

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