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Description: Full-length portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Frederick Layton in late middle age. He is holding a cane in one hand and a hat in the other. He die...
Description: Elevated view down Wisconsin Avenue looking west, with the RKO Riverside Theatre on the right, and a large Christmas sign on the corner of a building on th...
Description: Male employee, John Beck, arc welding a mud guard to a split ring gear.
Date: 1908-02-22 before
Description: Front cover and menu page of the annual banquet for the Old Settlers' Club. On the top left of the cover is an oval portrait of club president George Willi...
Date: 1912-10 ca.
Description: A solitary open car races past the grandstands at the Wisconsin State Fairgrounds.
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Emil Vilter, Milwaukee machinist.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Corner of Wisconsin Street and Cass Street. Hotel has several floors, awnings on all the windows on one side, and a corner turret.
Description: A group of "service managers" inspect engines at Milwaukee Works (factory). Photograph taken by McQuinn.
Date: date unknown
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Julius E. Roehr, Milwaukee attorney.
Description: View of the Burgmaster Machine in Shop 3. Male employee in photograph is Kem Megal.
Description: The Milwaukee Journal Pathfinder traveling down a dirt road in the country.
Description: View northwest from Exposition Building. Buildings, church, and smokestack in background.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Swimming area with children and adults enjoying the weather, with the Tower Hotel is in the background.
Description: Fairgoers examine exhibits about meat, "Man's Favorite Food," sponsored by the National Livestock and Meat Board at the Wisconsin State Fair.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Milwaukee Passavant Hospital building behind a line of trees in the foreground.
Description: The Greendale Department of Public Works used this truck to collect trash.
Description: Picket line of striking Northwest Airlines ticket agents and office workers who were represented by the Brotherhood of Railway and Airline Clerks.
Date: 1904 after
Description: Color image of building with wraparound porch on two levels. A plant-lined drive is in front of the house with a man driving a horse-drawn carriage.
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: Interior of the Milwaukee office of the Wisconsin State Employment Service, with applicants for work.
Description: Map showing Indian mounds and graves as well as ground cover types at Township 8, Range 22. There is an inset diagram of an effigy mound labeled "The Cross...
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