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Photograph

Samuel A. Cook

Date: 1914-11-12 

Description: Waist-up seated portrait of Samuel A. Clark, Neenah manufacturer.

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Description: A woman drives a two-wheeled carriage pulled by two white horses.

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Description: A couple dances behind an oversized cut-out of a bottle of Seagrams Whiskey, with other people seated around them. Some are wearing fake eyes.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view from across cobblestone street of the Milwaukee College For Young Ladies. The view of the main entrance is obstructed by a tree.

Date: 1938 

Description: Elevated view of a boat owned by Julius Dettloff docked along the edge of a river. The boat was powered by an International PD-40 power unit; in the backgr...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A road crew repairs a street.

Photograph

Onlookers on Roof

Date:  date unknown

Description: Crowd of people watching a street event from the rooftop and windows of a building.

Date: 1962-08-28 

Description: Senator Alexander Wiley, in the lobby of the Schroeder Hotel in Milwaukee, with a group from the Boys Club holding campaign signs. They presented him with...

Photograph

Kiln Pinion

Date: 1972-10-25 

Description: Kiln pinion that was purchased by F.L. Smidth. Original Falk caption reads, "Grinding wheel touched shaft."

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: View from street of Willms home, 2025 S. 31st Street, Milwaukee. Home of Kunigunde (Dorn) Willms (1857-1941) and her daughters Anna (b. 1881) and Emma (18...

Photograph

Mother's Day

Date: 1963-04-23 

Description: A grandmother with daughter and granddaughter. They are nicely dressed for mother's day.

Map or Atlas

Map of Milwaukie

Date: 1836 

Description: This map shows settlers houses and businesses, trails, and swamps. The relief is shown by hachures. The map includes illustrations of historical buildings...

Date: 1974 ca.

Description: Two men applying systemic fungicide to an American Elm on a residential street through a gravity-feed.

Photograph

William Lindsay

Date:  date unknown

Description: Three-quarter length seated studio portrait of William Lindsay, Milwaukee merchant.

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: "Metcalf for Governor" is painted on a truck for the campaign. Other phrases: "Vote Socialist For Your Children's Sake", "Vote Socialist Save Civilization"...

Photograph

Herman Fehr

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Herman Fehr, Milwaukee lawyer.

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Description: Employees and patrons gather around a beer and sandwich concession stand on the midway at the Wisconsin State Fair, where Gettelman On Tap is sold for 5 ce...

Date: 1883 

Description: Etched print of factory with inset of Bay State Works in lower right corner. Lake with ships in background, with busy, buggy covered roads in foreground....

Postcard

Wisconsin Street

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Wisconsin Street looking east from Grand Avenue overlooking Buscule Bridge.

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Description: The Oneida Street (East Wells) power plant, on the north side of Wells and east of the Milwaukee River. Presently, the building is the Milwaukee Repertory...

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