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Bradt Store

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: The Bradt Store, later destroyed by fire.

Postcard

The Big Store

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Exterior view of The Big Store with two men standing outside its entrance.

Date: 1921 

Description: Two farmers using an International Harvester Titan 10-20 HP tractor to remove tree stumps along the fence line of a farm near a road. Electrical poles are...

Date: 1924-05 

Description: Two children playing with a chicken on a lawn near some flowers. Original caption reads: "Holden Poultry Farm, Mr. Snyder's children playing with chicken."

Date: 1928-11-05 

Description: F.W. Woolworth Company, 1-5 East Main Street, window display of restaurant menu and an array of desserts.

Photograph

New Dam

Date: 1929 

Description: View looking down at the dam on the Kickapoo River. Houses are on the far side of the river, and chimneys are blowing heavy smoke. In the far background is...

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Downtown aerial view with the Milwaukee River and City Hall.

Photograph

M.D. Byrne

Date: 1921-06-10 

Description: Waist-up seated portrait of M.D. Byrne, Milwaukee company president.

Photograph

Eagle Bluff

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: View of Eagle Bluff, the highest point on the Mississippi River.

Photograph

Parochial School

Date: 1925 

Description: View across road towards the parochial school, which is a two-story brick building with a cross on the steeple. Arched windows are above the entrance. Tree...

Date: 1928-12-08 

Description: Students assemble for the first annual homecoming rally of Central High School students in the Central High School auditorium, photographed for the school...

Photograph

Crowd with Horse

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A man and boy hold the reins of a horse while a group of men and boys look on. Commercial buildings stand in the background.

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: E.W. Brandel sits on porch steps holding his daughter's dog Max, a fox terrier. Next to him, holding a camera, is Dr. A.W. Jones, the twin brother of the p...

Photograph

Indian Agency House

Date: 1929-07-07 

Description: The Indian Agency House, near the site of Fort Winnebago. A meeting was called to arouse interest in the purchase of the Agency house.

Photograph

Child in a Yard

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: Smiling young girl standing in a yard holding fabric, perhaps an apron.

Date: 1928 ca.

Description: Administrative building of the State Fish Hatchery.

Photograph

Grave of Belle Boyd

Date: 1921 

Description: A small granite stone and American Flag mark the grave of Belle Boyd, actress and Confederate spy. The grave is inscribed with: "Belle Boyd, Confederate sp...

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: Farm produce is stored in the corner of a cellar with dirt floors and brick walls. Gourds, potatoes, and pumpkins are kept in barrels, baskets, and on a ta...

Date: 1928-12-08 

Description: View of 500 and 600 blocks of University Avenue at night, looking west from West Gilman Street.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A rowboat rests on the sand at a beach while sunbathers gather around umbrellas set up nearby. A boardwalk and several buildings are visible in the backg...

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