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Description: Elevated view down Broadway from Mason Street showing buildings, horse-drawn vehicles, and power lines.
Date: date unknown
Description: The Milwaukee Merchants & Manufacturers Special Train. A steam engine with several cars stretching to the horizon is sitting on the tracks in front of a pl...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Stereograph; corner of Broad and Wisconsin Avenues. Built in 1870. E.T. Mix, architect. Victorian details decorate the six story building. A small pile of...
Description: Father James Groppi leading a fair housing march.
Description: The screw passenger excursion vessel, "Christopher Columbus," being towed into the Milwaukee harbor past a breakwater. Milwaukee North Pier Inner Light in...
Description: Members of the Farm Equipment Workers Union hand out leaflets at the International Harvester Co. plant during the Union's convention. A small crowd of peop...
Description: A cluster of old dwellings are in the center, with broken shacks and rusted cars. Behind are railroad cars, and an industrial area with men working. In t...
Description: A group of anti-Hillary protesters posing outdoors for journalists and photographers with their handmade signs. In the foreground a woman stands behind a c...
Description: A large line of motorcycles are parked along the road. Many people are standing by the bikes.
Description: Front entrance to Notre Dame Hall; taken at an angle. The name of the hall is above the arched doorway.
Description: Long wooden pier with people fishing along the pier. Three males with their fishing poles and buckets are walking toward the viewer. A person next to a b...
Description: View from sidewalk of cars parked along Brady Street. Storefronts and a church are visible.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Men moving an iron lung. The machine has the logo for the March of Dimes imprinted on it. Iron Lungs were commonly used for the treatment of polio.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Looking south from Oneida Street bridge at night.
Description: Two flags are on top of the building, and the tower is on the right.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View of depot from the street. Taken about a block from the building, the image has a trolley, pedestrians, carriages, and signs for the Davison Theatre a...
Description: Cover of an advertising brochure for the Milwaukee Harvester Company featuring a color chromolithograph illustration of a farmer in a field operating a hor...
Description: Stereographic view of two workers placing barrels of coal onto wheelbarrows to unload off a ship.
Description: Aerial view of High School, in the upper half of the image, with fields, trees, and roadways surrounding it. In the lower half is a residential neighborho...
Description: Elevated view of Mitchell Bank and Chamber of Commerce.
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