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Description: Alfred W. Lawson (second from right) and his employees in front of his South Milwaukee factory with the center section of his new airplane, the Lawson Midn...
Description: Marquette University graduate blowing bubbles before his graduation ceremony at the Bradley Center.
Date: 1921 ca.
Description: The completed Lawson L-4, the second and larger airplane designed and built by Alfred Lawson in Milwaukee in 1920. Not only was Lawson's airliner intended...
Description: Portrait, close-up, of Neill Brey on the occasion of a fire in the toy factory where he was employed.
Description: Language teachers listen to foreign languages on tape decks at an institute for public school language teachers at Mount Mary College.
Description: Young Ben Schreiner of Slinger waiting near the Republic Airlines ticket counter at General Mitchell International Airport for a vacation flight to Florida...
Description: Iceman delivering a block of ice from an International D-300 streamlined truck to an office building in downtown Milwaukee. The man worked for the Wisconsi...
Date: 1963 ca.
Description: Two elderly women at a reception at the Pabst Theater.
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard showing the empenage (tail assembly) for the Lawson Military Tractor 2 (M.T.2).
Description: Two men sit on top of a water tank wagon which is pulled by two horses. They are posing in front of the W.H. Perrigo Veterinary Surgeon and Dentist office...
Description: Photographic postcard with a close-up shot of the tail skid Alfred Lawson designed for his Military Tractor 2 (MT2), one of his first airplane designs.
Description: Kandy Lindgren trains her lens at the Milwaukee Art Museum.
Description: Melodie Albritton holds up an origami crane she folded at St. Nicholas School.
Description: Outdoor news portrait of Timothy Vick of 3957 North 63rd Street, Milwaukee. News photo made in connection with a murder case; the murderer, going door-to-d...
Date: date unknown
Description: A group of men, possibly employees, pose in front of Greene & Button Co. store among boxes and crates of various goods.
Date: 1929 ca.
Description: Commercial pilot C.B. "Cash" Chamberlain posed with a Hamilton Metalplane owned by Universal Airlines. Chamberlain began his flying career with the Walter...
Description: High school fans in the bleachers cheer on their team during a night game.
Description: Group of four standing women conversing informally at a social occasion.
Description: A Loening Amphibian, one of three such airplanes in which the Kohler Aviation Company provided passenger service from Milwaukee across Lake Michigan.
Date: 1871-07-13 before
Description: Menu printed on taupe silk for a banquet given to the Northwestern Amateur Boating Association by the Milwaukee Boat Club at Newhall House. At the top is a...
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