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Description: Smoke billows out of the roof of a burning building. Fire fighters climb on ladders on the side of the building and water hoses snake along the ground.
Description: Conference room at the United Auto workers (UAW) farm implement conference. Attendees sit at banquet tables and stand along the walls in the crowded room.
Date: date unknown
Description: A large Victorian-style house gutted by a fire. Ladders lean on the sides, reaching up to many different levels. Two people are on the roof spraying wate...
Date: 1963 ca.
Description: Detail view along front porches of frame residences.
Description: Exterior of a three-story mansion with a large yard.
Description: A large collection of fossils, owned by Thomas Greene, which are displayed in his home in glass-fronted wood shelves along the walls, and on top of a wood...
Date: 1945-04-07 ca.
Description: The D.M. Benjamin residence on Prospect Avenue.
Description: View of a lily pond in Mitchell Park. A man is working among the plants along the shoreline in the middle background.
Description: To escape the heat, teenage girls have a water fight in the backyard pool they built.
Description: May Day parade with a closeup of a "memorial" float for company unions. A man leans on the parked float. The float features a faux grave and the gravestone...
Description: Father carrying his infant son on his back while mowing the lawn.
Description: Brick home, with stairs flanked by trees and small statues. A balcony is above the entrance.
Description: A group of girls playing jacks on a city sidewalk. All the girls are wearing dresses, and two infants are present, one in a carriage and one in the lap of...
Description: Formal portrait of Alice Bedard, taken in Harold Gauer's Brady Street apartment.
Description: Crowds gather at games and other attractions at the Wisconsin State Fair.
Description: Small building covered with vines on a path near the lake.
Description: High school student, Judith Castine, leaning on a desk, studying at West Milwaukee High School.
Date: 1840 ca.
Description: Sod-breaker and five yoke of oxen plowing in front of the “Old Cottage Inn”. In the foreground a boat is on the shoreline.
Description: Harold Gauer and Robert Bloch sit on a couch with Alice Bedard and Marion Bloch situated between them. William Powell and Joyce Vonier sit on the far right...
Description: Waist-up seated studio portrait of Hermann Stern, Milwaukee merchant.
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