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Date: date unknown
Description: Howard and Louise Greene posing with their young children in front of the entrance of their house at 1831 North Cambridge Avenue.
Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Edward Allis.
Date: 1952 ca.
Description: A campaign picture of Democrat Henry Reuss with his sleeves rolled up in a factory talking to a foreman while an African-American worker looks on. This was...
Description: Men and women are lined up in their parked cars to watch the State Fair automobile race.
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Henry L. Ward, Milwaukee naturalist and museum director.
Description: Vignetted quarter-length portrait of Elizabeth Hayman Layton. She was the sister of Joel Hayman, and the wife of Frederick Layton, who she married in 1851.
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Charles W. Henning, Milwaukee company vice-president.
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Milton H. Umbreit, Milwaukee lawyer.
Description: Group of people on steps in front of unknown building in Milwaukee. A car is parked on the street.
Description: The Education Building at the State Fair. The postcard was mailed September 15, 1909.
Description: Mill drive purchased by Allis Chalmers and used by Duval. Original Falk caption reads, "260 inch x 34 inch single helical split ring gear... part of a phot...
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...
Description: Quarter plate ambrotype of Daniel Wells Jr. The portrait is from waist-up of left profile, with some scratching and damage to the plate. Daniel Wells Jr. e...
Description: Factory workers at a long bench and at various work stations in a large room at Milwaukee Works.
Description: A crowd of people mills around the Civilian Defense Rally ticket booth, which has an announcer situated on the roof. He is speaking into a microphone, addr...
Description: A large crowd of children are gathered outside the Alhambra theater. The children, all boys, fill the sidewalk, and are being herded by a man on the left....
Description: Five men gather around an engine in a factory (most likely International Harvester's Milwaukee Works). Original caption reads, "Branch service managers vie...
Description: Waist-up studio portrait of Max Wellington Babb, Milwaukee manufacturer.
Date: 1949-08-22 ca.
Description: Margaret Mueller of Milwaukee who had the distinction of being the first lost child at the Wisconsin State Fair. She is seated in front of the sign that sa...
Description: Possibly a picture of Harold Gauer's brother Norman's "exotic oriental' dancer wife. Photograph was taken in the Brady Street "Lab."
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