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Guy D. Goff

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Guy D. Goff, Milwaukee attorney.

Photograph

Worm Gear

Date: 1974-05-22 

Description: Original Falk caption reads, "These pictures taken to illustrate a procedure to allow saving and reusing Tivela lube during service or repair operations on...

Date: 1941 ca.

Description: Milwaukee Works foremen and supervisors posing in front of a "high-speed, modernized gun carriage." At the right is Superintendent V.A. Guebard, and next t...

Date: 1996 

Description: Artist's rendering of the field level concourse at Miller Park Stadium.

Promotions on Paper, 1850s-1975

Custom-designed letterheads were a universal way of proclaiming who you were. Historical letterheads are prime examples of early branding.

Photograph

Knickerbocker Hotel

Date: 1934 ca.

Description: Front of hotel from park across the street. Several cars are parked along the street, and a large building is visible to the left of the hotel.

Photograph

Charles W. Hamilton

Date: 1924-06-26 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Charles W. Hamilton, Milwaukee manufacturer.

Date: 1936-12-14 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Walter Elkhart Piefer, Milwaukee grocer.

Photograph

Motorcycle Rider

Date:  date unknown

Description: A man is posed on an early motorcycle.

Photograph

Charles Henry Lemon

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Charles Henry Lemon, Milwaukee physician and surgeon.

Photograph

Tank Car Wreck

Date: 1946-08 

Description: Tank car wreck at the Grand Trunk Western Railroad car ferry docks. A man wearing a hat is in the right foreground.

Photograph

Kramer's Shop

Date: 1924-06-28 ca.

Description: Kramer's Clothing shop, located on the north side of W. Wisconsin Avenue between N. 5th and N. 6th streets. Inside, displays of men's clothing merchandise...

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Description: Letterhead of the Milwaukee Electric Railway and Light Company, with a three-quarter view of a man driving an electric cable car marked "State St." under a...

Photograph

Personal Library

Date:  

Description: Interior view of a personal library in a home.

Photograph

Gustav Willms

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Gustav Willms (c. 1854-1917) of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He was a cigar manufacturer.

Date: 1946-10 

Description: Members prepare a banquet to celebrate the eleventh anniversary of Auxiliary No. 2, United Automobile Workers (Seaman Body Company), October 23, 1946. E...

Photograph

Charles G. Forster

Date: 1914-02-24 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Charles G. Forster, Milwaukee manufacturer.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Long row of men in suits and hats fishing on the breakwater.

Photograph

Walter Allen School

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Exterior of Walter Allen School, with a woman in a carriage parked in front. The Walter Allen School was an elementary school located at 1657 South Third S...

Photograph

Ejector Box

Date: 1977-01-26 

Description: A Falk employee, George Cira, inspects the components of a later ejection box. This unit was purchased by Central Foundry, a division of the General Motors...

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