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Date: 1870 

Description: Buildings along Wisconsin Avenue lining a wide dirt road.

Date: 1835 

Description: This map is pen-and-ink on paper. The map shows landowners in "Milwalky" or present day Milwaukee. Includes "list of property offered to Mr. Walker". The m...

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: This map shows ward numbers, streets, railroads, electric car lines, parks, steam railways, section numbers, rivers, Lake Michigan, churches, schools, and...


Frank J. Schmitt

Date: 1914-10-19 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Frank J. Schmitt, Milwaukee contractor and builder.

Date: 1920-01-11 

Description: Crowd in Humboldt Park watching an ice skating race. Caption on glass plate reads, "Municipal Skating and Hockey Association, Inter City Meet".

Date: 2015-11-10 

Description: The Governor of Ohio, John Kasich, talking to the press in the spin room of the Republican presidential debates.


Description: Billhead of A. Follansbee & Company of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, a steam powered bakery producing "aerated" bread, biscuits, crackers, and cookies. On the left...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Slightly elevated view of several men are seated in the composing room of the Milwaukee Sentinel, setting type for the newspaper.

Date: 1927 

Description: Portrait of the Seiden family (wife and in-laws of Salvator Moshe). Front row, from left: Thelma Seiden Moshe (wife), Max (father-in-law), Bessie (mother-...


Fred C. Pritzlaff

Date: 1921-05-05 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Fred C. Pritzlaff, Milwaukee merchant.


St. Gall's Church

Date: 1894 after

Description: Southeast corner of Second and Sycamore Streets, later the site of a large street railway building. The picture was taken shortly after the interior was d...

Date: 1967-04-14 

Description: Vel Phillips and Bernice Lindsay helping lift the Lindsay Street sign to be installed. Phillips is wearing a dress and is in front of Lindsay, who is weari...

Date: 1957-09 

Description: Portrait, close-up, of Neill Brey on the occasion of a fire in the toy factory where he was employed.

Date: 1917-08-26 ca.

Description: Barn, silos and cows at a farm. There are men attending to the cows, while the women and children are attending to the milk cans.


Millioki Club

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: 1959-02-18 

Description: Language teachers listen to foreign languages on tape decks at an institute for public school language teachers at Mount Mary College.

Date: 1946-03 

Description: Harnischfeger workers aren't on strike but they do their bit every week to help those who are. This picture was taken at the end of a regular Wednesday mo...


Alfred F. James

Date:  date unknown

Description: Waist-up seated studio portrait of Alfred F. James, Milwaukee company president.


Description: Looking northeast from N. Water and E. Buffalo Streets. Cars are parked on the side of Water Street, and streetcar tracks run down the street. Caption on n...

Date: 1938 

Description: A man is sitting in a field with a covered bridge spanning a river in the background. Trees are at each end, and a fence runs along the side of the road on...

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