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Description: Milwaukee County Stadium on the day of the first game of the 1958 World Series, between the Milwaukee Braves and the New York Yankees. Fire fighters and po...
Description: Two men crouch atop of the large gear, while another stands at the side overseeing the lift. This gear was purchased and used by the Ladish Company of Cuda...
Description: A little girl offers her place at a fountain to a large Newfoundland-mix dog who takes a drink on a hot day.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Exterior of Kremer's Homestead.
Date: 1918-07-30 ca.
Description: Waldheim furniture building and surrounding commercial area on N. Plankinton Avenue, north of W. Wisconsin Avenue. The Waldheim Furniture building is in th...
Date: 1920 before
Description: Elevated view looking east from Eleventh Street. The avenue is lined with buildings and trees. A large flag pole is in the center of the avenue which is la...
Description: Chicago and North Western Railrod depot at the east end of Wisconsin Avenue. Caption on glass plate reads. "South end of Juneau Park extention [sic]...
Date: 1923-06-01 ca.
Description: East from N. Plankinton Avenue, W. Wisconsin Avenue is bustling with automobiles, pedestrians, a cable car, and a double-decker bus. Landmarks right to le...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Exterior view of new wing under construction. A fence separates the wing from the road.
Description: Aftermath of automobile accident. The cars plunged 17 feet over an embankment. Both drivers walked away from the crash. Onlookers look down from the embank...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: A crowd is gathered on the street as jets of water are being directed by fire fighters towards a fire in a church.
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: Slightly elevated view of men loading bags marked "U.S. Mail" from a truck into a Lawson Airliner No. 2. Alfred Lawson in his flight gear is standing on a...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Tower of building is on the right. The road curves in front of the building, with trolley tracks visible.
Description: View from below of blimp, USS "Akron" during a test flight that took it over Milwaukee.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: This map shows ward numbers, streets, railroads, electric car lines, parks, steam railways, section numbers, Lake Michigan and one mile concentric circles...
Description: Three shirtless men sitting in what appears to be the interior of a ship. Two are practicing breathing through apparatuses connected to oxygen tanks.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: 3000 W. Wisconsin Avenue. Completed in 1928, it is a Shriners mosque, and was designed by architects Clas and Shepard in Moorish Revival style. The buildin...
Description: Street map of the city of Milwaukee and surrounding communities at a scale of 1 inch to 1200 feet.
Description: Construction crew clearing land for a six-story machine shop at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works factory.
Date: 1965 ca.
Description: Women sun bathe near an express highway in Milwaukee.
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