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Nat Stone

Date: 1914-11-17 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Nat Stone, Milwaukee merchant.

Date: 1906-10-27 before

Description: Front cover of the program and menu for the twenty-fifth anniversary dinner for Chief of Police John T. Janssen at the Hotel Pfister. At the top is an eagl...


Mount Mary College

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Notre Dame Hall through a stone archway. A statue is directly in front of the entrance.

Date: 1968-01-27 

Description: Woman works on a wire harness for the lunar module section of an Apollo spacecraft at the AC Electronics division of General Motors Corp. plant.

Date: 1850 ca.

Description: This map of the Town of Lake is ink and pencil on paper and shows lots and acreages, reserved land, and public squares. The bottom of the map includes a ke...

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: An original colored poster celebrating the Milwaukee Road's 90 years of progress. The poster features three photographs of locomotive engines, ranging in t...


Gymnastics Class

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Five young women in a dance-like pose for a gymnastics class in one of Milwaukee's Social Centers.

Date: 1961-04-08 

Description: Vel Phillips stands while speaking with a man at the corner of a table. Another man can be seen just behind her. The men are wearing suits and neckties. Ve...


Civil War Memorial

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Milwaukee Court of Honor, in front of the Public Library. View from below of the statue "The Victorious Charge" with four figures.

Date: 1942 

Description: This map shows the route of the Milwaukee Road, roads, foot trails, resorts, and ranger stations. The map includes text, illustrations, a railroad fare tab...

Date: 1934 

Description: Label for Old Germantown Lager Beer, made by the Germantown Brewing Company. The Label features a barrel of beer, surrounded by flowering plants, probably...

Date: 1948-08 ca.

Description: A young boy and young girl feed a fawn from a nippled bottle at the Wisconsin Centennial Exposition.

Date: 1940-08-21 

Description: An airplane pulls a banner reading "Heil says repeal oleo tax" over the Wisconsin State Fair on Governor's Day.

Date: 1962-10-04 before

Description: Milwaukee Braves players Henry Aaron (left), Warren Spahn (center) and Tommie Aaron (right) in the Braves' locker room. Tommie Aaron, younger brother of He...


Milwaukee River

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: North of Wells Street with a bridge visible on the right. Two large smokestacks, and a tall building with a clock breakup the skyline. On the left is a bi...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group of men with their backs to the viewer are gathering in a circle around an unknown event. One man near the center of the image has his shirt open in...

Date: 1935-01-15 

Description: Isabel Bacon La Follette, the wife of Philip La Follette and daughter-in-law of Robert M. La Follette, Sr.,, was as politically and socially involved as he...

Map or Atlas

Map of Milwaukee

Date: 1848 

Description: This map shows lot and block numbers, roads, railroads, and some landowners’ names. Lake Michigan, the Milwaukee River, and the Menomonee River are labeled...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of James Greeley Flanders, Milwaukee lawyer.

Date:  date unknown

Description: The stained-glass windows of Saint Paul's Church.

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