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Date: 1962 ca.
Description: Winter scene with two women walking in the snow on Wisconsin Avenue at Ninth Street, Milwaukee.
Description: Union members of Local 317 in Milwaukee strike outside the Electric Co.'s N. Edison Street plant. It was a very cold night.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Two ships at the end of the canal, several buildings, a small lumberyard, and snow. Three other ships are visible down the canal.
Description: Harold Gauer and Robert Bloch stand near a wooden bridge, holding canes, in a wooded area blanketed in snow. There is a hat on top of one of the posts on t...
Description: A winter scene with boys playing basketball in the snow, with temperatures around 10 below zero.
Date: date unknown
Description: Front view of three trains in a snow-filled train yard. The middle train is an old-fashioned steam engine flanked by more modern trains. Three men are sta...
Description: A wide pathway in a wooded area has an arched trellis covered in vines. On the left is a small brick pedestal with a sign reading "Do Not Enter Here".
Description: In Washington park, Washington Park library in the background. Nighttime view, with snow falling. The statue of Frederick Von Steuben on horseback preside...
Description: A street scene with pedestrians and police officer on a windy day in downtown Milwaukee.
Description: Three women wearing large hats ice skating together on a pond.
Description: Exterior of house at 525 Jefferson Street. The first bathtub in Milwaukee, made of tin, was put into this house. A man in a horse-drawn sled is parked in...
Date: 1953 ca.
Description: Winter scene of a Milwaukee residential street corner with snow at night.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Winter scene with a house viewed through a "curtain" of icicles. A snow-filled yard is in front of the house.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Pedestrians, bicyclists, and horse-drawn carriages on a commercial street. City Hall with its clock tower is visible in the background. A sign for Sisson &...
Description: Group of people with an iceboat on a lake (possibly Lake Michigan).
Description: A river has overflown its banks and is flooding a road on a bridge. Some men are on the bridge are using sticks to move ice floes. Crowds of people are w...
Date: 1936 before
Description: Merrill Hall and other smaller buildings from across the street.
Description: View of Stewart house from the northwest. Building has two front doors, with a porch over the one on the right.
Description: Automobile exhaust on a cold February morning in Milwaukee.
Description: A large wave is breaking against the side of the Milwaukee breakwater lighthouse. There is a ship on the left, in the distance beyond the jetty.
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