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Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Exterior view of St. Joseph's Academy, partially obscured by trees.

Date: 1910 

Description: Shows existing and proposed parks, railroads, and marshes in a color coded key. "Contour interval 20 feet." Lake Wingra, Lake Mendota, and Lake Menona are...

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: Two boys construct a fly trap. A boy holds mesh in place against a wooden box frame while another boy uses a hammer to nail it into place. They kneel in wh...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Men carry cut sisal leaves to take to a decorticating mill (which removes the outer husk), loading them on a donkey, and tram car which is on rails.

Date: 1916-09-15 

Description: Panoramic view of train loaded with Chevrolet automobiles. Caption at top reads, "The largest shipment of automobiles ever unloaded in Milwaukee, sold and...

Date: 1912 

Description: Full-length studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Beulah Irene Miller (1888-1958) and Charles Buy Thomas (1879-1925), a dairy farmer, posing in...

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: East Water Street at Wisconsin Avenue. City Hall is visible in the background. At the left is the Waldheim and Company Department Store of 407-411 East Wat...

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Hand-colored postcard showing the lighthouse and fog signal at Devil's Island in the Apostle Islands.

Date: 1911 

Description: View across dirt road of the asylum and grounds. A large three-story building is spread out over several acres. Stairs are leading up to entrances on the s...

Date: 1916 

Description: View of the town from a boxcar.

Photograph

Sub-Station No. 2

Date: 1919-06-13 

Description: Workers in sub-station no. 2. The workers are operating what appears to be an electric generator. Benham was a "company town" created by International Harv...

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: Looking south down Central Avenue.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Exterior view of Hotel Sellers.

Photograph

Bis and Doll

Date: 1914 

Description: Florence Lloyd Jones, known as Bis or Bisser, born Oct. 9, 1913, daughter of Richard & Georgia Lloyd Jones, sitting with her doll in an upholstered chair.

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: Black and red halftone print of a perspective drawing of Model Home A221. Frank Lloyd Wright outlined his vision of affordable housing. He asserted that th...

Date: 1910 

Description: This map shows counties, roads, Lake Superior, Lake Michigan, and portions of surrounding states. Included is a table of interstate and intrastate railroa...

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: A man drives two horses pulling a Weber wagon through a wooded area. A telephone or electricity pole is on the left.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Winter scene with snow-covered street car, Milwaukee.

Photograph

Fish's Wright Flyer

Date: 1912 

Description: The Wright Flyer of Farnum Fish being pushed into position for a demonstration flight at the Wisconsin State Fairgrounds.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Elevated view of cattle yards near the railroad tracks. A farm and farm buildings can be seen in the background.

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