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Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Two men work on trolley car electrical wires (catenary) in the middle of a street. The men are standing on a platform in the back of an International Model...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Street scene with people entering a cable car on Hanover Street.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: C.L. (Neal) Harrington standing among the pines (Trout Lake?).
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Horses and wagons congregated at railroad depot.
Date: date unknown
Description: Two men are standing in the snow in the woods. Each man is holding one traditional wooden snowshoe. The man on the left has a pipe in his mouth and is poin...
Description: A woman carefully steps off a Milwaukee streetcar. Original Falk caption reads, "Photos borrowed from Milwaukee County Transport for use in brochure 850801...
Description: Street scene featuring Frierson's Pharmacy in the center. People walk the sidewalks and cars are parked in front of the row of stores.
Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Lester Maitland, who was a U.S. Army Air Service pilot from Milwaukee who served as aide to General Billy Mitchell during th...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Elevated view of Union veterans, some holding a banner reading "Iron Brigade," marching on a downtown street in a parade during a state encampment.
Description: View of several men and horses in front of the Dam Road House on the Fairbanks-Valdez Trail. Text on photograph reads: "The Dam Road House, Fairbanks-Valde...
Description: Polish immigrants in Market Square wearing Polish national dress. The men are wearing suits, coats, and hats. The women are wearing dresses, shawls and hat...
Description: Two streetcar engineers pose with a streetcar. Original Falk caption reads, "Photos borrowed from Milwaukee County Transport for use in brochure 850801. Or...
Description: Milkman delivers a bottle of milk to a woman at her residential home. Parked in the foreground along a curb is an International Model M-2 milk truck owned...
Description: Several skiers are pulled up a snow-covered hill by a ski tow while several others wait in line and another skier looks on from the hill.
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: A view of sailors seated around a boxing ring, watching a match at a United States Naval Training Camp.
Date: 1961 ca.
Description: Group of people picnicking together at a picnic table in a park. Plastic silverware, paper cups and plates, and a box of potato chips sit on top of the tab...
Description: "Bill Zahn of Juneau organized this wagon train as it traveled on Y near Knowles."
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Man seated in the driver's seat of an International Model M truck operated by the University of Chicago Press. The truck is parked outside of a brick build...
Description: Charles "Speed" Holman and Ed Ballough, the Laird Team, after the New York to Los Angeles air race. Minnesotan Charles Holman earned his nickname by racing...
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Large group of cranberry harvesters posing with implements. Many of the individuals are wearing boutonnières and corsages made from cranberry sprigs. Many...
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