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Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Exterior of A.O. Smith Laboratories. Architects were Holabird and Root.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Wisconsin Club, until 1917 the Deutscher Club. Formerly the home of Alexander Mitchell.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Dr. A. Rudolph Silverston's vacu-aerial flying machine, as seen from the rear.
Date: 1897 after
Description: Men pushing and pulling two carts, one with a barrel, around a street corner.
Description: A lumberyard at about E. Lincoln Avenue and S. Burrell Street in Bay View, looking west to St. Josaphat's Basilica.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Downtown aerial view with the Milwaukee River and City Hall.
Description: Commercial district looking towards East Wisconsin Avenue from the roof of the Northwestern Mutual Life Insurace home office at Van Buren Street. The Feder...
Description: A group of men carrying lunch boxes are walking away from a steam engine train, which is near another train and power lines.
Date: date unknown
Description: Line of young men are walking across athletic field. In the left corner stands a group of onlookers, some of which have markings on the back of their jacke...
Description: Bird's-eye view of Milwaukee.
Description: Church front with steeple. Road with cars, lamp post, and shoveled snow.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: The Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Railroad depot at W. Everett Street between N. 3rd and N. 4th Streets. Caption on glass plate reads, "C. M. & St. P. De...
Date: 1955 before
Description: Aerial view of downtown, including railroad tracks in foreground.
Description: Freighter on the Milwaukee River.
Date: 1960 ca.
Description: Statue of the monk with a cross in his left hand and his right hand upraised. Behind the statue is a plaque with a carving of an Indian in a canoe near a s...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Milwaukee Suffragists holding small flags handing out literature on a downtown street corner.
Description: View down long line of workers from the United States Postal Service demonstrating for an increase in salary to meet war-time cost of living increases.
Description: A three-year-old poses with a man-sized shovel of soil during a groundbreaking ceremony at the site of a new preschool. Behind him is a large steam shovel.
Date: 1957 ca.
Description: Exterior of Schroeder Hotel, with automobiles parked on street and pedestrians in front of entrance.
Description: This basic reference map of the state shows natural features, railroads, county seats, and political boundaries against the G.L.O. township and range grid....
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