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Community: West Allis
Reference Number: 11898
Date: 1912-10 ca.
Description: A solitary open car races past the grandstands at the Wisconsin State Fairgrounds.
Historic Name: St. Joseph's Catholic Convent
Reference Number: 145602
Description: A race car driver wearing a "Buick shirt" watches as his crew works on his vehicle. In the background, another car is passing the grandstand.
Reference Number: 143995
Historic Name: Paradise Theatre Block
Reference Number: 9205
Historic Name: UNITED PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH
Reference Number: 9060
Historic Name: Basketball Court
Reference Number: 203661
Historic Name: John B. Maigs House
Reference Number: 9135
Reference Number: 144241
Description: Opening ceremonies for a Work Progress Administration (WPA) exhibit at the Wisconsin State Fair.
Reference Number: 143996
Date: date unknown
Description: Aerial view of the West Allis Works, Allis-Chalmers Manufacturing Company, and surrounding neighborhoods.
Reference Number: 11902
Reference Number: 144875
Reference Number: 11905
Reference Number: 145220
Reference Number: 9102
Description: Actor William Boyd, better known as Hopalong Cassidy, with two pairs of twins entered in the twin competition at the Wisconsin State Fair. None of the chil...
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