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Description: Factory workers from International Harvester's Milwaukee Works demonstrate the difference in their respective heights. The two shorter men, Schultz (left)...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Students at work in the carpentry and woodworking shop at the Milwaukee School of Trades.
Date: date unknown
Description: Elevated view of building on corner in downtown area. There are horse-drawn vehicles in the street, and pedestrians on the sidewalk and crossing the street...
Description: International I-4 industrial tractor with crane owned by the Milwaukee Waterworks. Original caption reads: "The city of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, purchased thi...
Description: Two seated men weld a sugar mill drive that was later purchased by E.L. Dennis Engineering Company of New Orleans, Louisiana and used by A. Wilbert's Sons...
Description: Two men standing on a wooden bridge holding rifles with a horse-drawn carriage in the background.
Description: A farmer operates a horse-drawn Milwaukee grain binder in a field.
Description: Slightly elevated view of a man mowing the lawn at the Veterans' Administration Wood National Cemetery.
Description: Streetcar #254 of the Milwaukee Street Railway Company on the North Avenue line, together with three company employees. Two men sit on the front steps of a...
Description: A cashier checks out a customer's purchases while another customer fills her grocery cart with items at the D. Kurman company market.
Description: View from across street of employees of Peters Tools, Local 100, standing on the sidewalk in front of the brick storefront with a number of cases at their...
Description: Robert Bloch in front of a drop cloth, wearing a thick layer of white monster makeup and a scary wig over a dark shirt.
Description: The Norman Ebron Band, members of the American Federation of Musicians, segregated Local 587, play coronet, saxophone, piano, drums and standup bass in a d...
Description: A group of men sit and stand in front of Old City Hall (built 1860).
Description: Exterior of the drugstore of Joseph Mabbett Alcott at 90 Wisconsin Street. Pictured are Charles Alcott (left), his son, and store helpers.
Description: Elevated group portrait of the veterans of the First Wisconsin Calvary. They are standing in rows in the street. Horses with wagons are behind them, and a...
Date: 1962-07-27 before
Description: Portrait of Milwaukee Braves player Warren Spahn.
Date: 1957-09-30 before
Description: Milwaukee Braves outfielder John DeMerit works out at Milwaukee County Stadium in 1957. A rookie in 1957, DeMerit made one appearance in that year's Worl...
Date: 1921-09-01 ca.
Description: Numerous tents with farm machinery and technology with the colosseum in the background, presumably the Wisconsin State Fair.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Lake Park streetcar terminal. There is a streetcar in the station with engineers visible.
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