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Milwaukee College

Date: 1910 before

Description: The central gothic structure was built around 1852 for the Milwaukee Female College and the wings were added at a later time. Later this building was used...


Wisconsin Street

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: To the right in the foreground is the Pfister Hotel, center is the Wells Building, and the tower in the background is the Pabst Building. Taken from the Po...

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Colorized postcard image of a sun parlor at the pavilion for tuberculosis cases at the Milwaukee Hospital for Insane.


Salzmann Library

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Salzmann Library, Saint Francis, WI.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A woman adjusts her motorcycle in the middle of a street. A motorcycle is parked next to her.

Date: 1914-11-09 ca.

Description: Northeast corner of N. 35th Street and W. North Avenue, showing Baldauf Drug Company. There is a horse-drawn vehicle parked on the side of the street in fr...


John W. Suetterle

Date: 1913-10-21 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of John W. Suetterle, Milwaukee manufacturer.


"Blitzen Benz"

Date: 1911 

Description: Several men are standing around a white car, with one leaning on the back end. A panel near the front of the car is open, exposing part of the engine. A Eu...

Date: 1911-04-20 

Description: Men clearing groudn at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works factory for the addition of a six-story machine shop.


H.C. Prange

Date: 1914-10-09 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of H.C. Prange, Milwaukee merchant.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Front facade of library building from across the street behind a median strip, which has a statue and a sign that reads "Keep Off the Grass".


3/4 Top View

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Photographic postcard three-quarter top view of the engine mounting and front cabin for the Lawson Military Tractor 2 (M.T.2).

Date: 1912-10 

Description: Drivers make last minute adjustments to their automobiles at the start of the Milwaukee Grand Prize race (later called the American Grand Prix).

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Outdoor portrait of Donna and Ellen Taylor posing in matching gloves, hats and coats.


Chasid Rabbi

Date: 1919 

Description: An unidentified man dressed as a chasid rabbi.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A young man and two women are sitting on a curb. Both women are wearing large hats.


Race Car

Date: 1912-10-02 

Description: Race car #26, possibly driven by Spencer Wishart, driving down a country road during the Vanderbilt Cup Race. Two houses are on the right behind fences an...


Nelson P. Hulst

Date: 1914-09-26 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Nelson P. Hulst, Milwaukee engineer.


The Manhattan Block

Date: 1914-10-20 ca.

Description: The Manhattan Building (tallest structure) on North 2nd Street between West Michigan Street and West Wisconsin Avenue.

Date: 1919-09-13 

Description: Two open cars, a Deusenberg and a Hudson, race around a curve at the Wisconsin State Fairgrounds track, spewing dust behind them. The Milwaukee Mile track...

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