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Train Wreck

Date: March 20 1956
Description: Elevated view of railroad cars laying across and around railroad tracks while workers look on and contemplate how to clean up the massive mess caused by th...
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Scouts Receive Awards

Date: May 22 1957
Description: Boy Scouts and Explorer Scouts receive the Eagle Scout rank or the Explorer Silver Award, scouting's highest awards at a scouting court of honor ceremony.
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Baptism at Trinity Lutheran Church

Date: February 09 1958
Description: The Reverend Erwin G. Tieman baptizes infants as part of a Lutheran crusade for Christ evangelism.
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The Riesen Family

Date: May 28 1955
Description: The Riesen family, John, Jeanne, Linda and Jon, playing in their home.
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Winter Night Street Scene

Date: December 01 1955
Description: Neon lights up Wisconsin Avenue on a winter night in Milwaukee.
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Shooting a Refrigerator Advertisement

Date: July 31 1950
Description: A woman wearing an apron posing with a refrigerator in a photography studio while a photographer takes a picture for advertising.
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The Boardroom

Date: 1951
Description: Men in suits are sitting around an oval-shaped table while another man with his back to the camera gives a presentation.
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Language Lab Reel-To-Reel Tape Machines

Date: February 18 1959
Description: Language teachers listen to foreign languages on tape decks at an institute for public school language teachers at Mount Mary College.
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Baking Christmas Cookies

Date: December 20 1958
Description: Mother and children enjoy baking, decorating, and eating Christmas cookies.
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Classroom Lessons

Date: April 27 1956
Description: One girl is writing on the blackboard while students are sitting at their desks paying various degrees of attention at Leland School.
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Acrobatic Handstand

Date: November 15 1956
Description: A man laying on the floor provides the base for a boy to perform a handstand.
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Home of the Braves

Date: April 18 1957
Description: View from rear of two boys, in semi-silhouette, wearing baseball mitts standing and looking out over the baseball diamond from the seating area of County S...
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Old Grocer in his Office

Date: June 21 1960
Description: William Behnke goes over bills in his office at the rear of his store, which was in business since July 12, 1899.
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Fans at Sporting Event

Date: March 15 1957
Description: High school fans in the bleachers cheer on their team during a night game.
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Get Out the Vote Telephone Drive

Date: November 05 1958
Description: Women campaign workers call voters to support the Labor Political League and vote for candidates sympathetic to Labor issues.
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Museum Patrons View the Gaugin Exhibit

Date: March 17 1959
Description: Spectators view paintings by Paul Gaugin at the opening of an art exhibit at the Art Institute of Chicago.
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Hospital Patient Watches Television

Date: January 17 1958
Description: The installation of televisions in hospital rooms is a welcome addition to this patient at Misericordia Hospital.
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Men Sewing

Date: January 08 1956
Description: Men sew as a joke at a party for a prospective bridegroom. Jack Bayliss, with bow tie, is facing the camera.
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One-Armed Woodworker

Date: February 14 1958
Description: Elmer J. Schmidt makes furniture and toys in his woodshop even though he has only one arm to work with.
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Fishing Boat on the Lake

Date: August 29 1956
Description: View from shoreline of boaters sitting in silhouette beyond a pier on a lake.

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