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Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Hospital Buildings. Designed in 1879 by H.C. Koch, a local architect, the hospital plans were based upon the "pavilion system" then popular in certain part...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Postcard reproduction of an exterior view of Milwaukee City Hall.
Date: 1930 before
Description: Looking southwest. The facility has since become part of the U.S. Veterans Administration Center at 5000 West National Avenue. Two paths and trees surroun...
Date: 1910 before
Description: Pond and paths in front of the conservatory.
Description: A monument in front of the Milwaukee Public Library and Museum. A portion of the dome can be seen on top of the library. A horse and carriage are on the fa...
Date: 1913 before
Description: Sunken gardens at Mitchell Park, with the conservatory in the background.
Description: The dome on top of the building is visible. A monument is in a grassy median in the road between the building and the foreground.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: A tea shop and a women's apparel shop, located at 236 Prospect Avenue. The building has a corner turret, a front porch, and vines growing up the sides.
Date: 1911 before
Description: Also Garbage Crematory. Several buildings on shoreline, two with large smokestacks. A man is on the shore standing, and two people are in a boat on the r...
Description: Exterior of church at 904 E. Knapp St. The belfry tower has a rounded corner turret.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Company M Barracks. Two-story building with first and second floor porches.
Date: date unknown
Description: Visitors around a gazebo or pavilion in Washington Park.
Description: Color print of exterior of building. It has two levels with a peaked red roof. Two sets of windows and two sets of doors are visible. In the sky area is...
Description: "The T.M.E.R. & L. Co's New Public Service Building"- the heading on the postcard. Flags are on the roof on either end. A trolley is coming in from the r...
Description: Building with two large smokestacks on hill with Lake Michigan in the background. In front is a landscaped area with several smaller buildings.
Description: Front facade of library building from across the street behind a median strip, which has a statue and a sign that reads "Keep Off the Grass".
Description: Color postcard of the New Auditorium. Road in front has three cars, several horse-drawn carriages, and several people.
Description: Michigan Bridge across the Milwaukee River, and downtown area.
Description: Exterior view of cathedral. A flag is flying from the roof on the right.
Description: Four-story extended building. A woman with an umbrella is near the left entrance, and a man is walking across the raised lawn near the center right.
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