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Description: May Day rally with a crowd of Union members on the steps of a large stone building. Banners read "United Labor 51st May Day: 1886-1937" "German-American W...
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: Winter scene with children throwing snowballs outdoors. The children are wearing hats and coats. There are trees and the roofs of houses in the background.
Description: This map shows buildings, lots, parks, schools, pumping stations, sites reserved for churches, and water towers.
Date: 1934 ca.
Description: Front of hotel from park across the street. Several cars are parked along the street, and a large building is visible to the left of the hotel.
Description: Two picnic tables in a clearing at picnic grove.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: This map shows 6 types of zones, as well as cemeteries and streets and includes portions of Greenfield, West Allis, West Milwaukee, and the city of Milwauk...
Description: A young accordionist plays a solo for the crowd at the Wisconsin State Fair, while another young player watches.
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: Several houses along the road next to a local restaurant with several signs advertising food and drink. A car is on the far left in the road.
Description: E.H. Barnes truck parked in front of the Kearns Equipment Inc., building, 3539 W. State Street.
Date: 1933-02 ca.
Description: Winter scene showing snow removal vehicles working to clear the snow on Wisconsin Avenue in Milwaukee after a winter blizzard.
Description: This map of Granville shows local streets, local businesses, and industrial areas. Some streets are labeled: "Lovers Lane Road," "Granville Road," and "Bro...
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: Two men stand near the back of an International D-246-F truck outfitted with a cement mixer body. The truck is owned by Tews Lime & Cement Company.
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: Audience at the Wisconsin State Fair, probably watching the children's pony races. One mother holds her daughter in her arms so that she can see better.
Description: Jones Island, with some houses near the water and an industrial area across the river. On the right are a number of railroad tracks next to a road. A sign...
Description: E.H. Barnes truck parked on road without driver.
Description: Original caption reads: "Milwaukee Works [factory] - Branch service managers watching tests of Diesel injection pump nozzles. Taken by McQuinn".
Description: This map of Granville shows streets, businesses, residential areas, schools, golf courses, and industrial areas. The map shows Granville in March of 1932....
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Frank S. Rost, Milwaukee company vice-president.
Description: Elevated view down Wisconsin Avenue looking west, with the RKO Riverside Theatre on the right, and a large Christmas sign on the corner of a building on th...
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