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History of Latinos in Milwaukee Mural

By Heather on Sep 19, 2014 10:38 PM

"'The History of Latinos in Milwaukee' is a mural, located on the north wall of the Bruce-Guadalupe Community School building. It was conceived and executed by Robert Cisneros, Latino Arts, Inc. visual artist-in-residence, between January and October, 1995. The mural documents the migration of Mexican, Puerto Rican, and other Latin Americans to Milwaukee from the early 1900s to the 1970s against a backdrop of historical…

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Getting to know Henry, Tom and Jessye

By MPL Staff on Sep 18, 2014 12:14 PM

Escape your life and read about those of others; from authors Henry Miller and Tom Robbins to soprano Jessye Norman there's plenty to learn and experience.

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Doors Open - Sim's 85th Anniversary

By MPL Staff on Sep 18, 2014 8:39 AM

85 years ago, before Gertie the Duck, Samson the Gorilla and Hank the Dog, there was Sim, the lion who came to live in the Central Library.

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¡Hispanic Heritage Month 2014!

By Brett R on Sep 15, 2014 11:57 AM

It's National Hispanic Heritage Month, starting TODAY through October 15th! Now@MPL will be spending the next month celebrating the many great contributions Latinos have made to the Milwaukee area!  

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