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Church on Fire

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A crowd is gathered on the street as jets of water are being directed by fire fighters towards a fire in a church.

Photograph

J.E. Hamilton

Date: 1913-11-06 

Description: Waist-up seated portrait of J.E. Hamilton, Two Rivers manufacturer.

Date: 1917-07-04 

Description: Children canoeing in the pond with swans, while other children watch. Crowd of adults and children are in the background.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Popular bathing beaches like this one on Lake Michigan offered relief from the heat as well as the opportunity to be seen in the latest fashions of the 191...

Photograph

Theodore M. Hammond

Date: 1914-05-08 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Theodore M. Hammond, Milwaukee publisher.

Photograph

Leopold Heimann

Date: 1914-09-08 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Leopold Heimann, Milwaukee merchant and manufacturer.

Date: 1918-10-06 ca.

Description: Crowd gathering in Kosciusko Park to celebrate the first anniversary of the formation of the Polish Army in France. Caption on glass plate reads, "Celebrat...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: 3rd and Walnut Streets? A motorcar and a horse-drawn carriage are parked on the right of the building.

Photograph

Hans Bruening

Date: 1915-04-25 

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Hans Bruening, Milwaukee, Wisconsin College of Music director.

Date: 1916-11-01 ca.

Description: Pavilion and riverbank. Caption on glass plate reads, "Pavilion Kosciusko Park".

Date: 1913-09-25 ca.

Description: The Berlin Arcade building on the northwest corner of N. 3rd Street and W. North Avenue, just before opening. For decades, it was Rosenberg's, a popular wo...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Main hall with description of location. Hall was 225 feet long, 100 feet wide and 65 feet high. Also gives basement size under main hall (36,000 square f...

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Parade celebrating the return of the 32nd Division after World War I.

Photograph

South Pierce Street

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Light factory district. The street is 44 feet between curbs, with vitrified brick pavement. Telephone poles line the road.

Photograph

William C. Brumder

Date: 1914-07-09 

Description: Quarter-length portrait of William C. Brumder, Milwaukee bank president.

Photograph

Oliver Clyde Fuller

Date: 1913-10-22 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Oliver Clyde Fuller, Milwaukee banker.

Postcard

Globe Hotel

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Corner of Wisconsin Street and Cass Street. Hotel has several floors, awnings on all the windows on one side, and a corner turret.

Date: 1914-05-19 ca.

Description: The Berlin Arcade building on the northwest corner of N. 3rd Street and W. North Avenue, just after occupancy. For decades, it was Rosenberg's, a popular w...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Flagpole on a strip of grass in the middle of an avenue. On the right are several horse-drawn vehicles and people parading in the road in front of what app...

Photograph

West State Street

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Elevated view looking east along West State Street between Eighth and Ninth Streets. Numerous buildings line the road, along which cable cars are travelin...

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