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Description: A portrait of eight young boys posed standing and sitting on the side of a street. Four of the boys wear caps, and along the street in the background are h...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: This map shows 6 types of zones, as well as cemeteries and streets and includes portions of Greenfield, West Allis, West Milwaukee, and the city of Milwauk...
Description: Color bird's-eye map of Wauwatosa, looking east toward Milwaukee and Lake Michigan. Predominantly green with cream colored roadways, with six land plots ow...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Looking south from Oneida Street Bridge. Large buildings line the river edge. Another bridge is in the distance. Several buildings have flags on the roofs...
Date: 1921-09-01 ca.
Description: Numerous tents with farm machinery and technology with the colosseum in the background, presumably the Wisconsin State Fair.
Description: View up Grand Avenue from bridge. Pedestrians and horse-drawn vehicles cross bridge on the left.
Date: 2009 ca.
Description: Gilded sculpture of Apollo and the muses of tragedy and comedy in the Pabst theater.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: A large building on a small hill above a road. Three posts are along the road, and small rails line the the sidewalk near a small drive. A man is standing...
Date: 1870 before
Description: Large brewery in background behind railroad tracks. On the right are smaller buildings. On the left is a small hill with ladders, fences, rocks, and plant...
Date: 1931 before
Description: Groups of fire fighters work to put out a fire in winter. Smoke is billowing out the windows and covering the facade. A building on the far left has a sig...
Date: date unknown
Description: Grain Ship on the Kinnickinnic River from shoreline. There are industrial buildings in the background.
Description: View from across the street with pedestrians walking on the sidewalk in front.
Description: Memohead of the A. Gettelman Brewing Company of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, with the Gettelman name in a banner, the rest of the company name in a scroll-edged p...
Description: Later renamed Locust Street, the bridge spans the Milwaukee River near Riverside Park. View is from shoreline. A trolley and a pedestrian are on the brid...
Description: A.J. Monday, automobile and carriage painting, located at N. 4th Street and W. Highland Avenue. Horse-drawn vehicles are being loaded.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Elevated view of dam on river. A bridge can be seen in the background. Houses are on top of the hill on the right side.
Description: Design for Wisconsin Centennial 3 cent postage stamp featuring a dairy and agriculture theme.
Description: Elevated view from the top of a building looking onto the square and down East Water Street. A fountain with a monument to Henry Bergh is in the lower cen...
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: The Miller Brewing wagon, filled with barrels of beer, and a Miller delivery truck. The caption on the photograph reads "1855-1939".
Description: A tugboat pulling a steamer in the harbor of Lake Michigan. Steam billows from the stacks.
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