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Description: The main entrance to the Wisconsin State Fairgrounds at 81st Street and Greenfield Avenue, with special gates for pedestrians and teams. A trolley stop was...
Community: West Allis
Historic Name: Hannah E. and Otto J. Erickson Residence
Reference Number: 144380
Reference Number: 144114
Historic Name: Jerry DeGroot Building
Reference Number: 9262
Description: The farm implement exhibit area, in which displays of the International Harvester Company and the J.I. Case Plow Works can be seen.
Historic Name: Amy C. and Walter F. Weidner Residence
Reference Number: 144381
Reference Number: 144115
Historic Name: CONRAD FLATS
Reference Number: 9245
Description: While watching the finish of a horse race at the Wisconsin State Fair, Governor Julius Heil raises his arm to cheer. Seated beside him (left to right) are...
Historic Name: WEST ALLIS MUNICIPAL MARKET
Reference Number: 9246
Date: date unknown
Description: A group of African American children drinking from water fountains, or bubblers as they are frequently known in Milwaukee, at the Wisconsin State Fair.
Reference Number: 144886
Historic Name: John Quaden Motor Sales, Inc.
Reference Number: 145043
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Farm wagon display area at the Wisconsin State Fair.
Historic Name: Mary and Alfred C. Huber Residence
Reference Number: 144382
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: Midway area of the Wisconsin State Fair, showing a truck advertising peanuts at 5 cents in the center background.
Historic Name: DR. FRANK WRIGHT
Reference Number: 9177
Reference Number: 144116
Historic Name: Janet and Harvey Buchen Residence
Reference Number: 144399
Description: Race car driver Paul Russo of Kenosha at the Wisconsin State Fair. He raced in 13 Indianapolis 500 races.
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