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Wisconsin Avenue

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Description: Elevated view from the Post Office of Wisconsin Avenue with buildings and street traffic.

Date: 1963-10-13 

Description: A housewife shows off her newly-installed laundry room.

Date: 1963-03-27 

Description: A three-year-old girl uses a toy telephone, and carries on an imaginary conversation at a preschool.

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Resort and Harbor

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: View from across railroad tracks. Resort is on the water's edge, with a small inlet on the right. Land is mostly sand, though a small part on the left ha...

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Description: Ten people at the ribbon-cutting ceremony at the 41 Outdoor Theatre.

Date: 1946-09-15 

Description: Four workers operating an "ancient" winch. Part of a series on working conditions aboard Lake Michigan railroad car ferries. Ferry workers belonged to the...

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Sand Dredging

Date:  date unknown

Description: Sand dredging equipment surrounded by large piles of sand.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Letterhead of the Adler and Mauer Restaurant of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, with a blank area in the form of a page "tipped in" to the background, with an array...

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Roy L. Stone

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Roy L. Stone, Milwaukee banker.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: At the corner of Fourth Street and Reservoir Avenue. Pedestrians are on the sidewalk, and a horse-drawn carriage is in front.

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Description: View up Broadway from Huron Street, with Charles Stein and Company on the left.

Date: 1837 ca.

Description: A pen and ink on tracing paper, hand drawn and colored map the proposed route of the Milwaukee and Rock River Canal, ranging from the Rock River in the wes...

Date: 1977-03-18 

Description: This unit was purchased by the Ford Motor Company. Original Falk caption reads, "Cover die holder block: pattern number 45ZW-51A, approximate weight 25,400...

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Description: The interior of the sewage treatment plant laboratory. A microscope and many glass beakers are sitting on the counter.

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Frederick Layton

Date: 1914-09-03 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Frederick Layton, Milwaukee butcher.

Date: 1897 after

Description: Two men escorting a fashionably dressed woman with a feathered boa obscuring part of her face. People stand in the background near a train next to the plat...

Date: 1968-01-19 

Description: Protesters, members of the Milwaukee Americans for Freedom, demonstrate against presidential candidate Eugene McCarthy and in favor of the Vietnam war.

Photograph

Andrew Jay Frame

Date: 1914-04-22 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Andrew Jay Frame, Milwaukee banker.

Date: 1946-03 

Description: Harnischfeger workers aren't on strike but they do their bit every week to help those who are. This picture was taken at the end of a regular Wednesday mo...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A fire fighter driving a horse-drawn fire engine is parked on the street. A group of people are looking up toward a building where a rope is coming down f...

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