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Description: A vintage view and a modern view down Main Street, including retail buildings.
Description: View from dirt road of a clapboard one-room schoolhouse with porch. There is an outhouse behind it near a field. The school was closed as children were giv...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: View from the Wisconsin Avenue Bridge. A building on the left has a large sign for Gimbel's on its roof. Beyond the river in the background are two large s...
Date: date unknown
Description: View of a market near a road. Native Americans sell baskets and curios to men and women wearing hats and long coats.
Description: An exterior view of the Wellauer building at 712 East Michigan Street. There is a large sign at the top of the building that reads: "Mini Warehouse."
Description: View down a snow-covered dirt road surrounded on either side by retired farmer residences.
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: International Harvester branch house. A bystander watches a man work on one of the railroad tracks outside the building. An man in a automobile is driving...
Description: Construction crew building a double streetcar track around the Capitol Square on North Pinckney Street. The oversized awnings were common around the Squar...
Description: View of Julius Schadauer's tobacco store at 101 State Street.
Description: The log who was made King of Logs is here entombedeight round, ten longFor his design, the strengthened forestcapriciously outgrew them all...
Description: A man unloads packages from an International D-2 truck owned by Lord Baltimore Laundry. A wheeled laundry basket stands near the truck's opened side door.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: View down the avenue. A large crowd of people on are on the left in front of a storefront, and several horse-drawn vehicles are on the right. Two men are...
Date: 1969 ca.
Description: Manhattan Bridge, East River.
Date: 1919-02-01 ca.
Description: View down street and plaza towards buildings in Paris. Captioned: "The Pantheon; Napoleon's Tomb; the Invalides."
Description: View of intricate home garden of L.B. Olmstead, demonstrating extensive planning and upkeep.
Description: A man has stopped his carriage at the fountain in South Park so his horse can drink water. A woman sits beside the driver, and a young boy stands behind th...
Description: Crowd of people lined up along board sidewalk watching a parade on diagonal part of Main Street.
Description: A man loads barrels onto the body of an International truck owned by Leisy's Brewery as another man looks on from a loading dock.
Description: Elevated view of Jones Island fishing community in Milwaukee Harbor. Several shacks are visible as well as many fishing nets on net rollers. Ice on the wat...
Description: Street scene of road going through a business district with cars parked along the curbs. Storefronts and power lines are along the road, and pedestrians ar...
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