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Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Hand-colored view of the interior of the bar room in the Schlitz Hotel.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Commercial building with road (Broad Street) in foreground. Cars are parked in the lot, with Village Hall and residences in the background.
Date: 1884 after
Description: Subheading states the center building to be the oldest house in Milwaukee, and built by Matthias Stein in January 1838. The home is only two stories tall,...
Date: 2009 ca.
Description: View of Pabst Theater stage and auditorium from lower balcony.
Date: 1953 ca.
Description: Front exterior view of the Kilbournton House in Estabrook Park.
Date: 1939-03-21 ca.
Description: Elevated winter scene with a man operating a tractor in the Greendale, Wisconsin, neighborhood clearing the sidewalks of snow.
Date: 1914 ca.
Description: The exterior of carnival banners with people gathered in front of them. Probably depicting "Gay Paree" at the State Fair.
Description: John Fischer, age 11, demonstrates his invention, a "walking and talking" robot. The robot's eyes light up, and it rolls back and forth on a platform.
Date: date unknown
Description: View of Stewart house from the northwest. Building has two front doors, with a porch over the one on the right.
Description: A crowded street at the Wisconsin Centennial Exposition State Fairgrounds. Above the crowd is a banner reading "The Fastest And Funniest Show On Ice." Amer...
Description: Blocks of snow and ice are piled up in a river at a bridge. A large group of people are standing on the bridge. A person on the left has a long pole, tryin...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Group portrait of members of the Wolcott Post of the Grand Army of the Republic.
Description: Elevated view looking southwest from the Court House.
Date: 1874 after
Description: Stereoview of Broadway in Milwaukee. Home has many peaks on the roof, and the drive to the entrance is on the right.
Date: 1937 ca.
Description: First floor of a two-story house that is in the middle of being constructed. Other duplexes and houses are visible in the background.
Description: Portrait of Elizabeth Hayman Layton reading a book. She was the sister of Joel Hayman, and the wife of Frederick Layton, who she married in 1851. Elizabeth...
Description: Close-up of seats in Pabst Theater.
Description: Barrel In customers toasted the old owner, Margaret Udovc, and new owner, John Lacher, as the two shook hands.
Date: 1903 ca.
Description: View of the Fourth Ward Park. Several men sit on a bench, while numerous houses and a factory are visible in the background.
Description: Interior perspective drawing of the living room of the Jerome Wallace house designed and drawn by architect John Randal McDonald.
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