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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: 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...
Description: Two young boys in action playing soccer.
Description: "With 15,331 fans looking on at the Milwaukee Brewers last home game of the season at County Stadium, Carl 'Bear' Bandle belts out our national anthem."
Description: A man cowers in mock awe before Kodiak, a 14,000 pound Ford Silverado rigged with six-foot-tall tires and an extra heavy-duty suspension. The truck compet...
Description: Interior view of an attic bedroom with skylights and a television.
Description: Stephanie Johnson (from left), 16, Chanell Biami, 15, and Letesa Evans, 16, played a childhood game Friday after seeing their little sisters playing a rope...
Description: Holocaust survivor Israel Wolnerman, his wife Irene, and their daughter Ann at their residence. Wolnerman was among thousands of prisoners from Staltach (a...
Description: Kids make a "train," with the bicyclist in the front pulling three girls on roller skates along a sidewalk.
Date: 1980 before
Description: Stereograph; elevated view of what was supposedly the largest elevator in the world at the time. Though there is a Peirce & Whaling Company imprint over t...
Description: Actor Tom Berenger who starred in the film "Major League," signing autographs at County Stadium, where some scenes for the movie were filmed.
Description: Calvin Johnson, right, Custer High School chess champion, takes on Paul Henk to defend his title.
Description: Jay Taylor, age 12, demonstrates his skill on stilts with a walk down E. Nock Street.
Description: Richard A. Schulz checks a kettle of beer brewing at the Pabst Brewery.
Description: Tammy Meiller, 16, of the Blue Eagles 4-H Club, looks over a display of vegetables in the Milwaukee County 4-H Fair at the Mayfair Mall Shopping Center.
Description: Two women coax a stubborn calf at the State Fair.
Description: The Milwaukee Road Shops, formerly the foundery, at 3301 West Canal Street.
Description: A family relaxes by their backyard pool, while a father tosses his infant son gently in the air.
Description: High school students stage a mock double wedding in their Family Living class.
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