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Alonzo Cudwordth Post No. 23

20th century postcard featuring the Alonzo Cudworth Post No. 23 of the American Legion.
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Greetings from Milwaukee: Selections from the Thomas and Jean Ross Bliffert Postcard Collection, Archives. University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Libraries. 
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Alverno College Students in Washington, D.C.

In November 1963, this group of Alverno College students attended a Student Leadership Conference on Race and Religion.
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Photograph courtesy of the Alverno College Archives. Reprinted with permission.
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Alverno College Today

Modern photograph of Alverno College, featuring the Sister Joel Read Center.
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Photograph courtesy of Alverno College. Reprinted with permission.
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American Bowling Congress Tournament

Photograph of bowlers in action at the first tournament hosted by American Bowling Congress, held in Milwaukee in 1905.
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From the Library of Congress Panoramic Photographs Collection.
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American Federation of Catholic Societies Delegates

In August 1913, Milwaukee hosted a convention of the American Federation of Catholic Societies. Cardinal James Gibbons, one of the most prominent Catholic figures in the United States at the time, attended.
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From the Library of Congress Bain News Service Photograph Collection.
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Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church

Photograph featuring the Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church in Milwaukee. Completed in 1961, the church was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright.
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From the Library of Congress Carol M. Highsmith Archive.
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Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church

Photograph featuring the Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church in Milwaukee. The building reflects on the pool in front.
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From the Library of Congress Carol M. Highsmith Archive.
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Anti-War Protest at UWM

An anti-war crowd gathers at UWM in May 1970 during a month that witnessed the invasion of Cambodia by U.S. military forces and the shooting of student protestors at Kent State University by National Guard troops.
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From the UW-Milwaukee Photographs Collection. Archives, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.
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Armour & Company Employee at Work

Photograph of an employee at Armour & Company, a leading meatpacking firm, skinning animals in 1943.
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From the James Blair Murdoch Photographs. Archives, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Libraries.
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Association of Poles in America Banquet

1920 photograph of attendees at the Silver Jubilee Banquet of the Association of Poles in America Banquet.
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From the Roman B. Kwaniewski Photographs Collection, Archives. University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Libraries. 
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Baha'i House of Worship

The Baha'i House of Worship located in a suburb outside Chicago is the only Baha'i temple in the United States. Wisconsinites donated to the temple's construction, which took over forty years to complete.
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From Flickr. Photograph by username jpellgen. CC BY-NC-ND 2.0.
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Barton Roller Mills

Milling activity, such as that which took place in the Barton Roller Mills, was a foundational business enterprise in Barton.
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From the Wikimedia Commons. Photograph by Jon Roanhaus. CC BY-SA 3.0.
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Basilica of St. Josaphat

Photograph of the Basilica of St. Josaphat over the lagoon in Kosciuszko Park.
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From the Roman B. Kwasniewski Photographs Collection, Archives. University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Libraries.
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Bastille Days Bike Race

A large crowd watches as people participate in the Bastille Days bike race in 1983.
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From the Historic Photo Collection of the Milwaukee Public Library.
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Bastille Days Waiters' Race

A man balances a tray with wine and wine glasses as he takes part in the Bastille Days waiters' race in 1983.
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From the Historic Photo Collection of the Milwaukee Public Library. Reprinted with permission.
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Bay View Rolling Mill

The Bay View Rolling Mills employed many neighborhood residents for decades after opening in 1868. This photograph shows the plant in 1938, shortly before its demolition.
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From the Historic Photo Collection of the Milwaukee Public Library. Reprinted with permission.
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Beezie Madden

Milwaukee-born Beezie Madden helped the U.S. Equestrian Team win gold at the 2004 Olympics. She is pictured here competing at the Canadian Royal Winter Fair in 2006.
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From Flickr. Photograph by username hippo-po. CC BY-NC-ND 2.0.
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Belgium Village Hall

The Village of Belgium, located within the larger town, was incorporated in 1922 and maintains its own village hall, pictured here in 2006.
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From the Wikimedia Commons. Photograph by Jamie Cecil.
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Beth El Ner Tamid Synagogue

Dedicated in 1951, the Beth El Ner Tamid Synagogue was used by its congregation until a new building was constructed in Mequon in 1984.
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From the Jewish Museum Milwaukee Archives. Reprinted with permission.
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Bethesda Springs

Located in Waukesha, Bethesda Springs was a popular destination for people seeking to try hydropathy as a cure for their ailments.
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From the Library of Congress Detroit Publishing Company Photograph Collection.
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