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Description: Lincoln Beachey is considered by many to be the greatest aviator of his era. He is pictured here about to take off in his Curtiss pusher, wearing his signa...
Description: Fruit boat building, located at East Seeboth Street at South First Street.
Date: 1954 before
Description: Two cars and drivers with the Swenson Thrillcade World Champion Auto Daredevils perform before an audience at the Wisconsin State Fair.
Date: date unknown
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Augustus Hugo Vogel, Milwaukee manufacturer.
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Frank W. Manegold, Milwaukee company secretary and treasurer.
Description: Man welding a 0200R Mixco. Falk caption reads, "Shows stick welding of housing wrapper inside."
Description: Evening Wisconsin building. Horse-drawn vehicle lower left hand side.
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: Three boys painting with watercolors at a folding table. They appear to be on a porch.
Description: Young children ride a small roller coaster at the Wisconsin State Fair.
Description: A man welds at the base of an upper chamber. This upper chamber or pressure vessel was purchased by Adamson-United Company of Akron, Ohio, and used by B.F....
Description: Astronaut James A. Lovell and his wife during a visit to Wisconsin. One measure of Lovell's celebrity status is the fact that it is Wisconsin's governor,...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: A two-door sedan is parked in front of the market, near a large sign.
Description: A man stands in a lift attached to the bed of an International Model DR-60 truck owned by the Wisconsin Ice and Coal Company. Another man stands atop a rai...
Description: Street map of the city of Milwaukee and surrounding communities at a scale of 1 inch to 1200 feet.
Description: Barber Mike Godsell sits back and relaxes in his shop.
Date: 1954-07-29 ca.
Description: Governor Walter J. Kohler, Jr., speaking into the microphone on the WLS stage at the Wisconsin State Fair. At the time the Chicago station was best known f...
Date: 1914 ca.
Description: Three workers pouring molten metal into small containers at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works. The factory was owned by the Milwaukee Harvester Com...
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: Bird's-eye map of South Milwaukee.
Description: Published in James Smith Buck's, "Pioneer History of Milwaukee". Lake Michigan is on the right, with three rivers that combine at different points and reac...
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...
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