• Throwback Thursday- Florence Nightingale Lamp

    Monday May 12th was Florence Nightingale's birthday.  In honor of the founder of modern nursing, we are featuring a replica lamp and pamphlet explaining the significance of the Florence Nightingale Lamp.  Th...
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  • Throwback Thursday- MSOE in Watercolor Prints

    In the 1960s several MSOE buildings were painted by artist George Adams Dietrich.  Here are a few of the prints that were made from the watercolor paintings.   
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  • Throwback Thursday- Slide Rule

    Our archives includes equipment and apparatuses that have been used in courses to help students learn.  One of our favorite items is a giant slide rule.  Slide rules were frequently used for science and engi...
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  • Throwback Thursday- Math

    This Throwback Thursday we thought we'd give you a fun math problem -just in case you miss math during the short break.  This exercise is from a 2005 MSOE publication called Brain Waves, a collection of Mathemati...
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  • Throwback Thursday- MSOE Athletics

    Our post for this week is on athletics.  Athletics have long had a place at MSOE.  Here are a few pages from Rise to Success through Electricity: A Photo Story of the Milwaukee School of Engineering that hig...
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  • St. Pat's Dinner/Dance History

    Our final St. Pat's post is on the dinner/dance tradition.  Here are a few photographs from the dinners and dance events in 1949 and 1950.      1949 St. Patrick's Day Dinner   St. ...
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  • St. Pat's Proclamation Signing History

    One of the longest running events that takes place during St. Pat's Week is the Proclamation Signing.  Each year MSOE's President signs control of the School to the year's chosen St. Patrick (or King Patrick in s...
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  • Past St. Pat's Events

    Various Events have taken place during St. Pat's Week.  Here are some images and news clippings documenting some of the events. Parade participation in 1952.   A Talent or Variety Show from 1952....
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  • History of St. Pat's Events

    Happy St. Patrick's Day!   All this week we will be sharing items from the St. Patrick's Day Celebrations Collection (MSOE AC9). Today we are sharing some flyers, pamphlets and correspondence notes on the events...
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  • Throwback Thursday- National Engineers Week

    In honor of National Engineers Week, this week's post is a flyer from Career Demonstration Day 1958.  This was MSOE's second annual Career Demonstration held in observance of National Engineers Week.  This f...
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  • Throwback Thursday- Campus Center

    Did you know that the Campus Center has been standing since the 1940s?  The building was originally home to the Blatz Brewery's offices and bottling operation and was later the headquarters for Pabst.  MSOE ...
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  • Throwback Thursday- Library C Building

    Before the Walter Schroeder Library was built our books and resources called a space in the C Building home.  Here are a few photographs from the previous space.  Dated 1977. 
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  • Throwback Thursday- Happy Holidays

    This week we are sharing a selection of MSOE cards from holidays past.  Have a Happy Holidays.   
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  • Throwback Thursday- Nursing Archives

    Did you know that the Archives includes records from the Milwaukee County General Hospital School of Nursing (MCGHSON)?  This collection dates back to the School's founding in 1888.  This collection was adde...
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  • Throwback Thursday- 1930s EE Earnings

    As finals week is winding down, its good to remember what your education can be worth.  This article from an early 1930s bulletin gives students and prospective students information on the value of an electrical ...
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  • Throwback Thursday- Then and Now

    This week we found a scrapbook from the early 1900s, that was probably put together by a member of the Werwath family.   Here are a few pictures from it of scenes from around Milwaukee.  It's interesting t...
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  • Throwback Thursday- Hail S.O.E.

    Hail S.O.E. Theme and Verse by W.F. Hawley 1925 Arranged by John D. Ball Copyright 1931 I thought we'd share an early piece of the School's history for this week's Throwback Thursday.   This sheet m...
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  • Throwback Thursday- Calatrava and MSOE

    Here in the MSOE Archives we thought it would be fun to share some of our findings on the Hub. Taking from the web trend “Throwback Thursday” this weekly blog post will feature an archival find from MSOE&#...
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