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Description: Veterinarians examining Samson, the Milwaukee zoo's star 32-year-old gorilla, after attempting to revive him after he had collapsed while feeding in the zo...
Description: Original Falk caption reads, "Aerial view [of] main plant (October 1990)."
Description: A father gives his young son archery pointers in Kletzsch Park while his daughter looks on.
Description: Worker's bunks on a railroad car ferry. The spare room has a calendar, light, radiator, table, locking closet and two bunks. Workers' clothes hand on the w...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Tractors and Engines at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works.
Description: Letterhead for the Wisconsin State Fair, with dark blue top and a side panel along the left-hand side with roundels depicting fair activities such as fair...
Date: 1904 after
Description: Soldiers marching in a parade down a street. Spectators fill the sidewalks.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Elevated view over roofs, with the Milwaukee River in the background.
Date: 1935 after
Description: Down the road and across the bridge from the theatre. Iron work on the bridge obstructs the view of the theatre. Cars are crossing the bridge, and pedestri...
Date: 1905 after
Description: Five story building with a flag with the hotel's name on it flying from the roof. Several people, a car, and a trolley are in front.
Description: Waist-up seated studio portrait of Walter Stern, Milwaukee company president.
Description: Pass issued by the Milwaukee Electric Railway and Light Company for the week of December 17-23, 1933.
Description: Bird's-eye view of Milwaukee in 1853 details building features and city layout from southwest. Important buildings are numbered in a silhouette drawing bel...
Description: Split ring gear that is a component of a rod mill that was purchased by ACC-Vickers-Babcock Limited and then exported to India. Falk caption reads, "215 in...
Description: Waist-up portrait of William Carl Bliedung, Milwaukee manufacturer.
Description: Art Deco room named "The Snake Pit." Redone in the 1950's. Milwaukee Athletic club, on Broadway at Mason Street.
Description: Panoramic group portrait of the State Bar Association of Wisconsin outside of the newly-built Pfister Hotel.
Description: Tractors, engines and parts on the floor of International Harvester's Milwaukee Works (factory).
Date: 1921-04-17 ca.
Description: Workers shoveling grain, possibly corn, onto a lake vessel. Probably on the lower Milwaukee River.
Description: View of the modest customer waiting area at Lemberger Pharmacy.
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