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Date: date unknown
Description: Reform Temple Emanu-El at the corner of Broadway and Martin Street.
Description: Artist's rendering of the outfield view at Miller Park Stadium.
Description: Elevated view of scene at the corner of Grand (Avenue?) and West Water Street, now Plankinton and Wisconsin Avenues. Several streetcars are in the streets...
Date: 1905 after
Description: South entrance; a car with two people is crossing the bridge. Stone lions flank the bridge on each corner. A lighthouse is in the background.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Color postcard of the New Auditorium. Road in front has three cars, several horse-drawn carriages, and several people.
Description: Theodore Roosevelt in front of the Deutscher Club. The club later became the Wisconsin Club.
Description: The History Building at the Wisconsin Centennial Exposition. The building was one of several new buildings, all of a modern, forward looking design, comple...
Description: Bridge in the downtown area crossing the Milwaukee River. City buildings reach into the background, with the farthest fading out. Many people are crossin...
Date: 1915-09-19 ca.
Description: Milwaukee Auditorium at N. 6th Street and W. Kilbourn Avenue. Caption on glass plate reads, "Auditorium, Milw".
Description: Commercial buildings, roads, cars parked in lots, as seen from the snow-covered lawn of the Village Hall.
Description: View up Grand Avenue from bridge. Pedestrians and horse-drawn vehicles cross bridge on the left.
Date: 1870 before
Description: Large brewery in background behind railroad tracks. On the right are smaller buildings. On the left is a small hill with ladders, fences, rocks, and plant...
Description: A.J. Monday, automobile and carriage painting, located at N. 4th Street and W. Highland Avenue. Horse-drawn vehicles are being loaded.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Looking east on Wisconsin Avenue in the 800 block between 8th and 9th Streets. Cars are parked and driving down the street. An apartment block called the B...
Description: The exterior of the first Pawling & Harnischfeger storefront from across a street. The text in the windows reads "Panyard Machinery & Pattern Works," "Mfrs...
Description: Well-dressed pedestrians walking on a downtown Milwaukee Street.
Description: View across road of car parked on the side of the road. In the background are brick buildings, including (from left to right) the Central Heating Plant, th...
Description: Streetcar #254 of the Milwaukee Street Railway Company on the North Avenue line, together with three company employees. Two men sit on the front steps of a...
Description: Group of women gathered at 2nd (now 7th St.) and Mitchell wearing light colored dresses and hats. Each woman holds a U.S. flag. There is a sign to the righ...
Description: Evening Wisconsin building. Horse-drawn vehicle lower left hand side.
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