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Second Ward Savings Bank Exterior

Exterior photograph of the Second Ward Savings Bank, now home to the Milwaukee County Historical Society.
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From the Library of Congress Historic American Buildings Survey Collection.
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Second Ward Savings Bank Interior

Interior image of the Second Ward Savings Bank, originally constructed between 1911 and 1913.
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From the Library of Congress Historic American Buildings Survey Collection.
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Selling Hay at Market Square

Surplus hay from local farmers is sold at Market Square (now, appropriately, the Haymarket Square area) to in-town users such as the fire department, milk dairies, and vegetable vendors.
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From the Historic Photo Collection of the Milwaukee Public Library. Reprinted with permission.
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Sewall Andrews House

The oldest brick house in Waukesha County, the Sewall Andrews House in Mukwonago is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and now houses a local museum.
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From the Wikimedia Commons. Photograph by username Boscophotos. CC BY-SA 3.0.
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Sheepshead Tent at Germanfest

Given its strong connection to German culture, Sheepshead lessons and tournaments are a featured attraction at Milwaukee's annual Germanfest.
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From Flickr. Photograph by John. CC BY-NC-ND 2.0.
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Sherman Booth

Photograph of abolitionist leader Sherman Booth. His refusal to adhere to the Fugitive Slave Act led to his arrest in 1854.
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From the Wisconsin Historical Society, WHS-9485. Reprinted with permission.
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Sherman Boulevard at North Avenue

Taken in the summer of 1963, this photograph provides a view of N. Sherman Boulevard from North Avenue.
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From the Historic Photo Collection of the Milwaukee Public Library. Reprinted with permission.
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Sherman Park Neighbors Watch

Sherman Park resident Shirley Warren stands outside a local building in 1991. The banner above her promotes a neighborhood watch and community safety.
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From the Sherman Park Community Association Records, 1971-2002 Collection. Archives, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Libraries.
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Shoe Rebuilding Class

Students work in a shoe rebuilding class held at the Milwaukee Vocational and Adult Schools in 1961.
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From the Wisconsin Historical Society, WHS-81749. Reprinted with permission.
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Shorewood High School

Shorewood High School is unique in that classes are held in multiple separate buildings on campus. The first building, pictured here, was completed in 1925.
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From the Wikimedia Commons. Photograph by Bob Thurmon. CC BY-SA 3.0.
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Shrine at Polish Fest

Catholicism plays an important role in the celebration of Polish Fest. Small religious shrines like this one can be found throughout the grounds during the festival.
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From Flickr. Photograph by Lynn Friedman. CC BY-NC-ND 2.0.
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Sister Joel Read

Revered both within Milwaukee's community and nationally for her leadership and commitment to education, Sister Joel Read served as the president of Alverno College for 35 years.
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Photograph courtesy of Alverno College Archives. Reprinted with permission.
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Slinger Speedway

This elevated view shows the Slinger Speedway racetrack in its inaugural year of operation, 1948. The Slinger Super Speedway remains a popular attraction today.
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From the State of Wisconsin Collection of the UW Digital Collections Library. Image ID WI.sling0019.bib. Photograph courtesy of the Slinger Community Library. Fair use for nonprofit educational purposes.
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Slovak Catholic Sokols Gymnastics Group

Photograph of a group of young men and women part of a Sokols gymnastics group, taken in 1931.
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From the Roman B. Kwaniewski Photographs Collection, Archives. University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Libraries.
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Small Cudahy Commercial Building

This photograph shows the offices of Valerian M. Popowski Real Estate and the Cudahy Savings and Loan Association, as well as a vacant storefront in the 1920s.
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From the Roman B. Kwaniewski Photographs Collection, Archives. University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Libraries.
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Smith Automatic Frame Plant

Photograph of the interior of A.O. Smith assembly facilities taken in 1965.
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From the Historic Photo Collection of the Milwaukee Public Library. Reprinted with permission.
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Social Development Commission Building

Since 1963, the SDC has served as a community action agency in Milwaukee and provided resources for individuals to move beyond poverty.
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Image courtesy of the Social Development Commission. Reprinted with permission.

Soldiers' Home Fair Building

Photograph of the wooden building constructed for the Wisconsin Soldiers' Aid Fair held in 1865.
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From the Milwaukee County Historical Society.
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Solomon Juneau

Portrait of Milwaukee founder Solomon Juneau at age 60, originally from an oil painting.
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From "Solomon Juneau: A Biography" by Isabella Fox.
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Solomon Juneau Replica Cabin

Initially constructed in 1947 and restored in 2007, this replica of French fur trader and Milwaukee co-founder Solomon Juneau's cabin is located in Juneau Park.
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From Flickr. Photograph by username richdj10. CC BY-ND 2.0.
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