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Date: 1911 before
Description: Four-story extended building. A woman with an umbrella is near the left entrance, and a man is walking across the raised lawn near the center right.
Description: Artist's rendering of an aerial view of Miller Park Stadium's roof with a Miller Park logo.
Description: A banker pours 12,320 pennies into a change maker. The man had saved the coins for over four years.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Four-story building from the right front. An entrance is on each end, and a flag pole is on the far right roof.
Description: Artist's rendering of an aerial view of Miller Park Stadium's roof.
Date: 1949 before
Description: Welding a milk truck at the Heil Corporation in Milwaukee. The Heil company was founded by German-born Julius P. Heil in 1901. As the Heil Rail Joint Wel...
Description: Rhudra, an Indian rhinoceros, is receiving surgery for a non-healing wound on the sole of his right, rear foot at the Milwaukee County Zoo. The surgery al...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View across river of a boat docked near a building with a sign for Adolph Meinecke & Sons (Manufacturers). In the background is City Hall.
Description: From Jones Island, looking across to a manufacturing area with cranes and large piles of coal or coke? In the lower foreground is a bare hill, with old pil...
Description: Later renamed Locust Street, the bridge spans the Milwaukee River near Riverside Park. View is from shoreline. A trolley and a pedestrian are on the brid...
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: A fishing settlement. Two piers at the shoreline with a sandy beach, one with a ramp next to it. There are several buildings in the background. Two tugbo...
Description: Three students work in the shop for a cabinetmaking class at Milwaukee Vocational and Adult Schools.
Date: 1906 before
Description: Milwaukee Public Library and Museum, designed by Ferry & Clas, architects.
Description: Two couples in Hungarian costumes, one man holding a scythe (kasza), admiring a sheaf of wheat in a wheat field. The twig tied to the scythe in a triangle...
Description: Conference room at the United Auto workers (UAW) farm implement conference. Attendees sit at banquet tables and stand along the walls in the crowded room.
Description: Quarter-length portrait of William Berger, Milwaukee merchant.
Description: View of a large gear that was a later component of a kiln used to pelletize iron ore. This product was purchased by Allis Chalmers and used by the Iron Ore...
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard showing detail of the landing chassis for the Lawson Military Tractor 2 (M.T.2).
Description: Label submitted to the state of Wisconsin for trademark registration. The label has the traditional Blatz logo, and was used for the sale of hops syrups an...
Description: Grand Avenue at 4th Street looking east. The Alhambra Theatre is on the left. Pedestrians are on the streets and sidewalks, and horse-drawn vehicles are on...
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