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Photograph

NAACP Protest

Date: 1958-09 ca.

Description: National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) picketers outside the Schroeder Hotel where the Apprenticeship meeting was held. A Blatz...

Date: 1930 

Description: Factory workers at their stations on long tables at Milwaukee Works.

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Men at their desks in the engineering department, the north end drafting room, of Pawling & Harnischfeger.

Date: 1958-06-29 

Description: Joan Boeker (left), and Julia and Glarice Pierce with their newspaper carrier son, LeRoy, watch the Milwaukee Brave's game at a stadium.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The Daniel Wells, Jr. home, later belonging to Chas. W. Norris, on Grand Avenue.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of Broadway with several buildings lining the paved road, including A.W. Rich & Co. Drygoods, Millinery, and a Law Office on the right. Larg...

Date: 1900-09 

Description: View of a statue in Juneau Park, created by American sculptor Anne Whitney in 1887. The statue is a replica of the original which resides in Boston, Massac...

Photograph

Zoot Suit

Date:  date unknown

Description: Man posing in a Zoot suit.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Washington Monument in Grand Avenue Park.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Billy Huber of Reading, PA, dubbed "America's most popular motorcycle competition rider" by the American Motorcycle Association, is shown astride his Harle...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Allis Chalmers tent at the Wisconsin State Fairgrounds.

Photograph

Fair Housing March

Date:  

Description: March for fair housing in Milwaukee. Father James Groppi is at the right.

Photograph

Hans Bruening

Date: 1915-04-25 

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Hans Bruening, Milwaukee, Wisconsin College of Music director.

Date: 1921 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Clifford L. McMillen, Milwaukee businessman.

Date: 1839 

Description: Courthouse and surrounding buildings. There are also two horse-drawn carriages, people on horseback, and a few pedestrians.

Photograph

Nurse Ada Straub

Date:  

Description: Studio portrait of nurse Ada Straub in her uniform. Ada Straub was a cousin of Mrs. Anton Nelson (the mother of Gaylord Nelson), who was also a nurse.

Map or Atlas

Map of Milwaukee

Date: 1846 

Description: This map shows lot and block numbers, local streets, railroads, some landowners’ names, Milwaukee River, Menomonee River, and part of Lake Michigan. The ma...

Date: 1911 before

Description: Also Garbage Crematory. Several buildings on shoreline, two with large smokestacks. A man is on the shore standing, and two people are in a boat on the r...

Date: 1947-06 

Description: A family boarding a route #40 streetcar. A sign on the front of the car advertises midget auto racing at the State Fair grounds; the second urges people to...

Photograph

W.M. Steinmeyer Co.

Date:  

Description: W.M. Steinmeyer grocery building at the southeast corner of N. 3rd Street and W. Highland Avenue.

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