Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Description: Four women playing Mah Jongg, a Chinese game using tiles.
Description: Father and daughter Theodore and Janet Weiss set up bowling pins on Dads Day at Milwaukee-Downer College.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Factory workers manufacturing cream separators at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works. The poster at the back of the room says "Dairymade" while the...
Description: An audience watches bowlers at Milwaukee Auditorium. There is a Statue of Liberty replica in the seating area.
Date: 1914 ca.
Description: Factory workers machine parts at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works.
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: Postcard of the Pabst Brewery showing an elevated view of men working near the copper kettles in a vaulted room. There is a large, stained glass window on...
Description: Elevated view of young people playing foosball in The Game Room, a former pizza restaurant, owned by Rosemary Mantekas at 2655 S. Kinnickinnic Avenue.
Description: Team portrait of the Heil Local 1344 Social League "Truck Tanks" bowling team. From left to right are Ray Werra, team captain Tony Lidwin, George Karolowsk...
Description: A group of people, including minors, in a saloon dance hall at 2 a.m. in Milwaukee. The dance hall, Vizey's Hall, was on 8th Street and Walnut. Liquor was...
Description: A grandmother with daughter and granddaughter. They are nicely dressed for mother's day.
Description: Waist-up seated portrait of J.E. Hamilton, Two Rivers manufacturer.
Date: 1914-04 ca.
Description: Factory workers operate machinery at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works.
Description: In a recount that lasted almost four hours, the tide turned in favor of Alderman John Budzien, who apparently had lost last Tuesday's election to Robert A....
Description: An interior image of St. Catherine Catholic Church during the marriage ceremony of Mary (Kustermann) Esser (b. 1934) and J. Thomas Esser (b. 1934).
Description: Quarter-length portrait of Charles Russell Bardeen, University of Wisconsin-Madison professor of anatomy.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Students learn plumbing and gas fitting at the Milwaukee School of Trades.
Description: Photographer Herman Taylor's children sit at a little table in front of the hearth in the library.
Description: A nurse, possibly a student nurse, looks at a thermometer after taking the temperature of a female patient laying in bed.
Date: date unknown
Description: A hairstylist applies haircolor to a woman's hair.
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of S.B. Way, Milwaukee company vice-president.
If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.
Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:
© 1996-2016 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706