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Photograph

Empty Street Scene

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Quiet street in the city. Features a car parked along side the street, at left.

Postcard

At the Dells

Date: 1911 

Description: Photographic postcard of a group of people gathered at the shoreline of a lake. One group is launching a boat near the shore. Another group is in a small b...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Four men dressed in fire fighting gear driving a fire truck on State Highway 47 near Appleton. The Wisconsin Highway Commission which published this photo...

Date: 1913 

Description: Group portrait of men, women and children posing for an impromptu portrait near a passenger train. The photograph was taken on a stop during an Internation...

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View down the cobblestone Main Street lined with storefronts. Features large tree in the foreground as well as a horse-drawn carriage parked next to a rest...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A panoramic view of the Richland Center business district.

Date: 1915-11-29 

Description: Pawling & Harnischfeger lattice crane with a dredging bucket on a gasoline powered barge. Men in work clothes and hats stand on the barge which is on a sho...

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Elevated view of man seated on cliffs edge overlooking the dells of the Eau Claire River. Farther upstream is a bridge over the river.

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: The dome is under construction and is just visible over the roof of a commercial building on East Main Street. Signs on the corner building on Main Street...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for IHC Type A and Type B two speed oil tractors.

Date: 1912-10-05 

Description: Photojournalist Fred Wagner covered the 1912 Milwaukee Grand Prize automobile race (later called the American Grand Prix) from Farnum Fish's airplane. The...

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: Farmer operates a horse-drawn corn binder in a field. Two silos and a barn are in the background.

Postcard

Lover's Leap

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of Lover's Leap, with a group posed on the rocks and sailboats in the background.

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: View up E. Washington Avenue towards a group of four smiling people standing on the curb near the Schoelkopf Automobile dealership soon after construction...

Date: 1912 

Description: Elevated view of tractors awaiting shipment parked in a grassy lot at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works factory. There are houses and commercial bu...

Date: 1916-04-15 

Description: Pawling & Harnischfeger concrete breaker on a residential street with a operator in the cab. Men are working in the street, and trees and power lines are l...

Date: 1919-02 

Description: Six Mack Sennett bathing beauties wave as they sit on a Willys Six seven-seat touring car. Three of the actresses are tentatively identified as Marie Prevo...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A view of a tree-lined street and homes. Streetcar or train rails are seen to the left, and a cart is on the right. Printed in the bottom left corner: "F.P...

Photograph

Engine No. 1549

Date: 1912-06-23 

Description: A railroad crew posing with Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul Railway Engine No. 1549 before going to the Guiding Star Picnic at Kansasville, Wisconsin. On...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Elevated view of downtown. Part of the Milwaukee River can be seen on the left side. Sign for the Germania building is in the lower right, and city hall is...

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