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Description: View of a lily pond in Mitchell Park. A man is working among the plants along the shoreline in the middle background.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Elevated view of busy street scene in downtown Milwaukee at the turn of the century showing a trolley, horse-drawn vehicles and pedestrians near an interse...
Description: Chromolithograph of Old Abe, Wisconsin War Eagle. The title reads, "Memorial Day in Wisconsin Schools."
Description: 1904 Exhibit of the Maryland Association for the Prevention and Relief of Tuberculosis, in a railway coach. Photograph taken in Milwaukee.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Three men stand on the right in front of a pile of rubble. In the center, a man wearing a hat and suit is looking to the left.
Description: Crowds gather at games and other attractions at the Wisconsin State Fair.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Union Depot with clock tower. Railroad station on left side, with clock tower. Park area on right. Horse-drawn vehicles are near the entrance.The card is p...
Date: 1903-09-10 ca.
Description: Looking north on the Milwaukee River from the Holton Street viaduct towards the Milwaukee lumberyards.
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: Administration building for the school. Building has over three stories, and a covered main entrance.
Description: Robert M. La Follette, Sr. with a group on his special campaign train. From left to right they are Alfred T. Rogers, La Follette's law partner; Mr. and Mrs...
Description: Fountain surrounded by a path and trees. A lamp post is in the right foreground and buildings are visible in the background. Written in cursive is, "With l...
Date: 1902-05-25 ca.
Description: Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Building and surrounding commercial area on the northwest corner of Broadway and E. Michigan Street. Caption on glass pl...
Date: 1900 before
Description: House at Ninth Street and Grand Avenue. A large lawn is in the foreground. The main building is centered with a tower on the left corner. Separate build...
Date: 1904 after
Description: Soldiers marching in a parade down a street. Spectators fill the sidewalks.
Date: 1905 after
Description: Five story building with a flag with the hotel's name on it flying from the roof. Several people, a car, and a trolley are in front.
Description: View of car #466, which was then one of Milwaukee's newest streetcars. The car was put in service by TMERL about 1905 and was rebuilt as a duplex car in 1...
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Wisconsin Street, looking west from the Post Office. Includes the Pabst Building, the Wells Building and the Pfister Hotel.
Description: Sandlot baseball game in front of a house and several outbuildings, all in dilapidated condition.
Description: A screw passenger excursion vessel or whaleback, the Christopher Columbus, passing through the Broadway Bridge.
Description: Church on Grand Avenue. A statue is in the median across the street from the church.
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