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Postcard

Ellis Avenue

Date: 1907 

Description: View of a car driving down Ellis Avenue. Neighborhood homes line the street behind the car. The post office tower is visible in the background.

Photograph

North Water Street

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: North Water Street with City Hall in the background. Numerous horse-drawn vehicles are visible and pedestrians cross the street.

Date: 1940-03 

Description: Page from a scrapbook kept by Neighborhood House, with images of children on an Easter egg hunt in Columbus Park and crossing the street on their return, a...

Photograph

Motorcycle Racers

Date:  

Description: Ten motorcycle racers line up abreast on the track at the Wisconsin State Fair Park. A group of spectators watches from the stands.

Date: 1909 

Description: Exterior of Goldberg's Department Store. Merchandise is displayed in the storefront windows and an American flag is on the roof of the building.

Date: 1954-05-03 

Description: Alzada McCormick and her six children stand next to the family station wagon. The children are, from left: Mary, age 2, James, 3, Patricia, 5, Riley, 7, Ti...

Photograph

Logging Wheels

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two large logging wheels sit outside at Fort Algonquin, located off of US 21. The wheels sit to the right of a path, and in front of a small log structure,...

Date: 1935 

Description: Cover of an advertising brochure for the International 1-1 1/2 Ton Model C-20 truck.

Photograph

Not Street Legal

Date: 1957-08-31 

Description: Milwaukee police Sergeant Edward Daily explains to Leland Bryan that his Roadable Aircraft, a combination airplane and automobile, may not be driven on Mil...

Date: 1915-02-13 

Description: Two men traveling in a horse-drawn wagon on a flooded rural road. Original caption reads: "Example of road building in Lamar County on the Vernon-Columbus...

Photograph

Sig Olson and Sons

Date:  

Description: Sigurd Olson with his sons, Robert and Sig Jr., after a duck hunt.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two horse-drawn sleighs are parked in the snow in front of a house. In the first one on the left, William Fiebelkorn and his wife Anna sit with furs on the...

Date: 1935-09-01 before

Description: A schedule for the Milwaukee-Detroit route of Pennsylvania Airlines. Pennsylvania Airlines, founded in 1931, became the successor to the "bridge across La...

Date:  date unknown

Description: The three masted schooner, Rouse Simmons.

Date: 1937-04-26 

Description: Two Lafayette County tar tank trucks park in front of Max Lehman's house, 1724 Park Street.

Date: 1947-02-21 

Description: Art Posbeck is checking his field of vision on equipment from the Badger Ordnance Works in a driving class. Watching him are left to right: Dick Gettle, Bo...

Photograph

27th Street Viaduct

Date: 1910-09-01 ca.

Description: 27th Street viaduct looking north, Menomonee Valley area, with gas holders of the Milwaukee Gas Light Co. in the background. Pedestrians and wagons can be...

Date: 1882-09 

Description: An original colored lithograph advertising the Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis, and Omaha Railway, also "Known as The Royal Route." The poster features the...

Date: 1931 ca.

Description: View down drive towards lake. The front porch is behind a grove of trees where automobiles are parked out front of the Northwood's Beach Hotel on Lake Cour...

Date:  

Description: Round Lake with birch trees on shore in foreground and a rowboat pulled up to shoreline.

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