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Date: 1899 ca.

Description: A man in work clothes operates a horse-drawn mower in a patch of grass along a waterfront, while another man wearing a hat and tie looks on. Ships, a dock,...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of harbor with docks and shacks along the shoreline.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the waterfront, crowded with boats.

Date:  

Description: The screw passenger excursion vessel, "Christopher Columbus", being towed into the Milwaukee harbor past a breakwater. Milwaukee North Pier Inner Light in...

Photograph

Fish Creek Harbor

Date: 1907 after

Description: View across Fish Creek Harbor to the village of Fish Creek and its pier, with warehouse. On the right is Dr. Weckler's Resort, a large wooden building with...

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Description: Two Goodrich Line passenger ferries are docked on the west bank of the Milwaukee River, north of the Clybourn Street bridge. The Pabst building and City Ha...

Photograph

Curtiss Flying Boat

Date: 1912 

Description: John Kaminski (right) and a fellow student he identified only as "Cy," flying one of the Glenn Curtiss flying boats on San Diego Bay.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A crowd gathers on the pier and on the shore during a Fourth of July festival. Shops can be seen beyond the wharf. Published by Hall's Bookstore.

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Description: View of the town and its harbor. Ships can be seen in the water. Text on photograph reads: "City Of Gloucester, Mass." and "The Albertype Co. Brooklyn, N.Y...

Photograph

Calumet Harbor

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Calumet Harbor on Lake Winnebago.

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: A large sailing ship docked in Milwaukee Harbor.

Date: 1856 

Description: This map shows streets, piers, and wharves. Lake Michigan, the Manitowoc River, and select buildings are labeled. Relief is shown by hachures and sounding...

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Description: Looking north on the Milwaukee River as the whaleback excursion steamer "Christopher Columbus" is guided by tugboats at about St. Paul Avenue.

Photograph

Waterfront

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the waterfront featuring boathouses, factory buildings, and ships.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: This map shows streets, railroads, dock and harbor lines, and parks. The map includes population tables for 1880, 1890, 1900.

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: Elevated view of harbor, boats, and factories.

Postcard

Reiten Boat Yard

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard view from water of a marina. Sailboats and motorboats are docked. More boats are stored up on the shoreline. Trees and buildings are...

Date: 1852-08 

Description: Pencil drawing of Milwaukee Harbor with large sailboats on the water. In the minimalist depiction the sandy shoreline with short plant growth sweeps aroun...

Photograph

USS Shaw Exploding

Date: 1941-12-07 

Description: The forward magazines of the USS Shaw exploding after a Japanese bomb set the fore aflame as it sat in dock at Pearl Harbor. The midships and stern of the...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Harbor full of steamboats. The shoreline is bustling with people walking amidst the buildings, piers and bridges.

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