Generation After (Milwaukee, Wis.); Jews -- Czechoslovakia; Jews -- Ukraine -- Education; Jews -- Ukraine -- Religious life; Jews -- Ukraine -- Social conditions -- 20th century; Jews -- Ukraine -- Social life and customs -- 20th century; Hasidism...
Louis Koplin describes growing up in a Jewish family in Svalyava, Ukraine (formerly Czechoslovakia) during the late 1920s and 1930s, including the strong Zionist movement in his city. Index follows transcript.
The William Plankinton Mansion, located on the corner of 16 Street and West Wisconsin Avenue, circa 1930. A sign above the main entry notes the building was then serving as the Eye, Ear, Nose & Throat Hospital.
Haggerty Hall as viewed from the corner of 16th Street and Wisconsin Avenue, circa 1945. Cars fill the street in front of the building, and students practice their surveying skills on the lawn next to the building.
Aerial view of the Marquette Campus, looking southwest from the corner of 11th Street and Wisconsin Avenue. The central focus of the image is Sensenbrenner Hall, with Johnston Hall visible to the right. O'Hara Hall is also visible, tucked in behind...
David A. Straz, Jr. Hall, Marquette University; Gesu Church, Marquette University; Johnston Hall, Marquette University; Marquette Hall, Marquette University;
Marquette Hall and other buildings along Wisconsin Avenue, view focusing on the northwest corner of Marquette Hall. Other buildings visible along Wisconsin Avenue are (from left to right) Johnston Hall and Gesu Church; David A. Straz, Jr. Hall is...
View of Wisconsin Avenue streetscape, focusing on the northwest corner of Marquette Hall, 1930? Also visible in the photograph are (from left to right), Sensenbrenner Hall, Johnston Hall, and Gesu Church.
Sensenbrenner Hall, Marquette University; Legal Research Center, Marquette University
Aerial view of Sensenbrenner Hall, taken from the northeast corner of the building, August 1968. A portion of the Legal Research Center is visible behind Sensenbrenner, as is a portion of Johnston Hall to the west.
Individuals protest the demolition of the Elizabeth Plankinton Mansion, which was demolished before the proper permits were acquired, on the corner of 15th Street and West Wisconsin Avenue, October 1980.
View of construction on the southwest corner of Memorial Library in 1952. Scaffolding is in place around the building and many of the exterior walls are still under construction. A variety of construction trailers surround the work site.
Wehr Life Sciences Building, Marquette University;
Wehr Life Sciences Building construction site, as seen from the southwest corner of the building, May 5, 1961. A sign on the side features a drawing of the completed building and lists the various contractors involved with its construction.