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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.
Description: Waist-up seated portrait of J.E. Hamilton, Two Rivers manufacturer.
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...
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Theodore M. Hammond, Milwaukee publisher.
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...
Description: 3rd and Walnut Streets? A motorcar and a horse-drawn carriage are parked on the right of the building.
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...
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.
Description: Light factory district. The street is 44 feet between curbs, with vitrified brick pavement. Telephone poles line the road.
Description: Quarter-length portrait of William C. Brumder, Milwaukee bank president.
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Oliver Clyde Fuller, Milwaukee banker.
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...
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...
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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