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Annexation Record

Published in 1975, this legend catalogs all the property annexed by the City of Milwaukee between 1865 and 1975.
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From the American Geographical Society Library Milwaukee Municipal Research Library Collection. University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Libraries.
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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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Arab World Fest 2014

2014 marked the final year of Milwaukee's Arab World Fest. Pictured here is the festival's al-souk, or marketplace.
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Accessed via Facebook. Reprinted under fair use for nonprofit, educational purposes.
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Ardie Halyard

Halyard Park is named after Ardie Clark Halyard and her husband Wilbur. As bankers and activists, they founded the Columbia Savings and Loan Association with the goal of improving housing for African Americans in their neighborhood.
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From Flickr. Photograph by Judith Sedwick for the Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America.
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Area Map of Milwaukee

Created by the Federal Writers Project in 1940, this map divides Milwaukee into thirteen distinct areas.
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From the Wisconsin Historical Society, WHS-99150. Reprinted with permission.
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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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Ascension Columbia St. Mary's Hospital

In 2010, Columbia and St. Mary's Hospitals merged in a new facility near Milwaukee's lake front. The facility is pictured here in 2016, shortly before it was acquired by the Ascension healthcare network.
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From the Library of Congress Carol M. Highsmith Archive.
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Asian Moon Festival Advertisement

Milwaukee's Asian Moon Festival was held annually between 1994 and 2005. This newspaper advertisement is from the final year of the festival.
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From the UWM Post Newspaper: 1956-2012 Collection, 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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Aurora Sinai History Booklet

This commemorative booklet from 1993 illustrates the numerous name changes and mergers between the Evangelical Deaconess and Mount Sinai Hospitals throughout the twentieth century. Today, the facility is known as the Aurora Sinai Medical Center.
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Courtesy of Aurora Health Care.
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Baby Hammocks at Lake Park

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From the Historic Photo Collection of the Milwaukee Public Library. Reprinted with permission.
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Badura Tavern

Photograph of the Badura Family Tavern built in 1912. Located on Lincoln Avenue, the tavern also had a popular bowling alley in the basement.
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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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Barnum Blake House

This photograph showcases the home of Barnum Blake, a prominent settler and businessman in Port Washington. The house was first constructed in 1845.
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From the Library of Congress Historic American Buildings Survey Collection.
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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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