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"La Guardia" Newspaper Organizers

Roberto Hernandez (left), along with Esequiel Guzman (center) and another man work to set the layout of an issue of the "La Guardia" newspaper.
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From the Wisconsin Historical Society, WHS-91127. Reprinted with permission.
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"The Crusher" and "The Bruiser"

A popular tag team in the 1950s and 1960s, Dick "The Crusher" Afflis is pictured with his wrestling partner, Milwaukee-born Reggie "The Crusher" Liswoski.
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Accessed via FindAGrave. Image courtesy of Steve Guthrie. Fair use license.
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100th Anniversary Booklet

The Salvation Army's 100th anniversary booklet, published in 1999, emphasizes both the organization's significant contribution to the community and its continuing presence.
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From the Milwaukee County Historical Society.
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14th Street Neighborhood Party

Residents of 14th Street release balloons as part of a neighborhood festival held to celebrate the beginning of a mural painted near 14th Street and North Avenue in 1982.
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From the Historic Photo Collection of the Milwaukee Public Library. Reprinted with permission.
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1906 Cudahy Brothers Company Fire

In September 1906, the Cudahy Brothers plant caught fire and sustained significant damage. However, as illustrated by these images, the building was restored and running 49 days later.
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From "Patrick Cudahy: His Life." Accessed via the Internet Archive. Original held by the Library of Congress
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1957 Milwaukee Braves

Photograph featuring, from left to right, Joe Adcock, Eddie Mathews, Bobby Thomson, and Hank Aaron of the 1957 Braves at spring training.
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From the Milwaukee County Historical Society.
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1978 Ethnic Spring Festival

Two young boys and their mother perform a traditional Japanese song for school children gathered at the International Institute for Ethnic Spring Festival. The Japanese American Civic League was a member organization of the International Institute.
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From the Historic Photo Archive at the Milwaukee Public Library. Reprinted with permission.
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1979 Milwaukee Brewers

Team photograph of the 1979 Milwaukee Brewers. During this season they accumulated 95 wins, 66 losses, and finished second in the American League East.
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From the Milwaukee County Historical Society.
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19th Century Wisconsin Avenue

The Norman Building, seen left in this 1895 view down Wisconsin Avenue, was destroyed by a fire in 1991. The Grand Avenue Methodist Church visible on the right was razed in 1908.
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From Milwaukee Illustrated, Special Collections, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Libraries.
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2010 Flooding

In July 2010, southeastern Wisconsin experienced its worst flooding in state history. This photograph illustrates a severely flooded street in Wauwatosa.
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From Flickr. Photograph by Nick Schweitzer. CC BY-ND 2.0.
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9to5 Group Event

Congresswoman Patricia Schroeder of Colorado (standing, second from left) and Ellen Bravo (standing, third from left), along with other women, are gathered together for a 9to5 Milwaukee chapter event.
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From Flickr. Photograph courtesy of 9to5. Reprinted with permission.
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9to5 Milwaukee Office

This 2009 photograph illustrates the interior of a 9to5 chapter office in Milwaukee.
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From Flickr. Photograph courtesy of 9to5. Reprinted with permission.
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A Busy Milwaukee Street

This 1914 photograph shows West Mitchell Street's use by cars and bicycles, as well as streetcars and pedestrians.
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From the Milwaukee Neighborhoods: Photos and Maps 1885-1992 Collection, Archives. University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Libraries.
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A Busy North Avenue from 37th Street

Taken in the early 1980s, this photograph features a busy North Avenue lined with both businesses and street traffic.
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From the Historic Photo Collection of the Milwaukee Public Library. Reprinted with permission.
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A Christmas Carol

The Milwaukee Repertory Theater performs Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol" annually. This photograph is from the company's 1979-1980 performance.
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From the Milwaukee Repertory Theater Photographic History Collection, Archives. University of Milwaukee-Wisconsin Libraries.
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A Clean River is a Fun River

Located along the Milwaukee River, this mural advocates for care of the river so that it can be enjoyed by humans and wildlife alike.
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From Flickr. Photograph by Michael Pereckas. CC BY 2.0.
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A Group of Milwaukee Syrians

Members of Milwaukee's Syrian community pose for a photograph in 1918.
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Photograph courtesy of Dr. Enaya Othman and the Arab and Muslim Women's Research and Resource Institute. Reprinted with permission.
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A Menomonee River Bridge

A bridge over the Menomonee River, taken in 1970.
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Photograph by Alan Magayne-Roshak. Copyright 2014. Reprinted with permission.
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A Milwaukee Alley

This 1936 photograph shows the alley at 1012 West Somers Street.
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From the Library of Congress Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information Photograph Collection.
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A Milwaukee Bathing Beach

Photograph featuring a recreational beach area in Milwaukee in July, 1940.
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From the Library of Congress Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information Photograph Collection
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