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Description: Elevated view of the Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Railroad stockyards, at about 25th Street.
Date: 1914-08-20 ca.
Description: Courthouse Square (now Cathedral Square) showing Milwaukee County Courthouse from E. Wells and N. Jackson Streets. Caption on glass plate reads,"Court hous...
Date: 1902-05-16 ca.
Description: Milwaukee Public Library building (Central Library) at W. Wisconsin Avenue and N. 9th Street.
Description: Billhead of the John Pritzlaff Hardware Company of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, "jobbers in hardware, iron & cutlery, bicycles, sporting goods etc.", with a three...
Description: Henry Weber, the president of the Park Board rides in an automobile in Lake Park. Caption on glass plate reads, "Mr. Henry Webster [sic], prest. Park Board...
Date: date unknown
Description: Front cover and first two menu pages of a multi-page Mandarin and American style menu, with a tipped-in illustration of the facade of the restaurant, with...
Description: Billhead of the E.H. Daniels & Company of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, dealers in hardware and stoves, with a three-quarter view of the storefront, and horse-draw...
Date: 1928 ca.
Description: An open drawbridge with a boat crossing below. The First National Bank is in the background.
Date: 1914-07-29 ca.
Description: Individuals and children sitting on benches in the foreground of the residential park with others in the middleground laying on the grass near the water fo...
Description: Slightly elevated view over railroad tracks of the Union Depot, erected in 1866 on Reed Street. Horse-drawn wagons and cabs are parked nearby, and pedestr...
Date: 1902 ca.
Description: The Pabst Park beer garden and Park Bar at N. 3rd Street and W. Garfield Avenue (later renamed Garfield and Rose Park).
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Group of cameramen waiting at train station, with American flags set up in the background.
Date: 1914-05-11 ca.
Description: The Boston Store department building at W. Wisconsin Avenue and N. 4th Street.
Date: 1941 ca.
Description: The City Bank and Trust at 735 N. 2nd Street and Wisconsin Avenue.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Interior of auditorium with a large open dance floor, a stage in the center, and seats on the sides with balcony seating. Ceiling has a long window that h...
Description: Illustration of the west side of East Water Street.
Description: The smoke stack is several inches out of plumb, which was the reason the photographer took the photograph. Located on a waterfront.
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: Stereograph of Wisconsin Street looking east from Spring Street.
Description: View from across the street of 4th Ward Square. Individuals sitting on benches and grass in the park. Caption on glass plate reads, "4th Ward Square".
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Paved driveway, cobblestones, leading to the loading platform of the Pabst Brewing Co. In the background, three horses stand near a wagon loaded with barre...
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