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Description: Marquette University graduate blowing bubbles before his graduation ceremony at the Bradley Center.
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: 1910 ca.
Description: Fire fighters on ladders climbing up to the windows of a burning building.
Description: This map of Milwaukee shows forty landmark buildings located and identified, including those on the National Register of Historic Places and the Historic A...
Description: Father, mother and daughter all celebrate their special birthday with three candles on one cake.
Description: Elevated view from a building of a canal in the city, with a boat on the canal. A bridge is also visible.
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Three-quarter view from front of the interior structure of the Lawson Military Tractor 2 (M.T.2).
Description: Language teachers listen to foreign languages on tape decks at an institute for public school language teachers at Mount Mary College.
Description: Young men performing skateboard handstands on downtown sidewalks.
Description: Elevated view of railroad yard, with engines and cars on some of the tracks. Smoke is billowing out in the background and covering much of the yard. Buildi...
Description: Slightly elevated view of a man mowing the lawn at the Veterans' Administration Wood National Cemetery.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Exterior view of Washington High School.
Description: As a crowd of onlookers watch, Santa Claus alights from his special holiday helicopter with the help of an aide at Southgate Shopping Center.
Description: Burkie West and his grandaughter Catherine West answer a police officer's questions after their automobile was hit by a train. Both incurred minor injuries...
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: Hanukkah Ceremony - Abraham Anton uses a servant candle, called the Shamas, to light the first candle of Hanukkah Tuesday night as fellow students watch at...
Date: 1967 ca.
Description: Miss Lydia Henie, 76 years old, playing the piano in the devotional room of the Home for Aged Lutherans, 7500 West North Avenue.
Description: Miss Carmen Shields, 23, Milwaukee entry in the 1958 Miss Wisconsin contest, crowned at Pabst Blue Ribbon hall.
Description: Fruits, Farm Crops building. A man in a trench coat stands in a doorway.
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.
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