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Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Photographic postcard showing the wing panel assembly for the Lawson Military Tractor 2 (M.T.2).

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: 1900 ca.

Description: Library in the home of John Johnston (1836-1904), a successful Milwaukee banker, located at 645 Franklin Place, also known as "The Lion House." The dining...

Photograph

Miller Hall

Date:  

Description: Miller Hall, a saloon recreation center in Milwaukee. In windows below the main entrance to the right are three signs advertising Palm Gardens. Another sig...

Date: 1970-12-24 

Description: Bartender Albert Rosen cleaning glassware behind the bar. Rosen has a cigarette in his mouth as he cleans. Men can be seen in the background at the bar. Th...

Date: 1946-09-10 

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...

Photograph

Chess Match

Date: 1989-03-09 

Description: Calvin Johnson, right, Custer High School chess champion, takes on Paul Henk to defend his title.

Photograph

Wisconsin Avenue

Date: 1962 ca.

Description: Winter scene with two women walking in the snow on Wisconsin Avenue at Ninth Street, Milwaukee.

Photograph

Soggy but Fun

Date: 1981-08-03 

Description: Despite rain and fog, people turned out to enjoy a street festival sponsored by the Guadalupe Center at 239 W. Washington Street in Milwaukee. There were e...

Photograph

International Truck

Date: 1933-11-13 

Description: International delivery truck operated by A. Gettelman (brewery) of Milwaukee. A man in work clothes is standing near the side of the truck near an open doo...

Photograph

Juneau Monument

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: Side view of monument with plaque. Behind the statue is a road, trees, and the top of a building. A fire hydrant and a small group of people are on the ri...

Photograph

W.C. Middleton

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of W.C. Middleton, Milwaukee manufacturer.

Photograph

Emil Seidel

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Emil Seidel, first Socialist mayor of Milwaukee.

Date:  

Description: Letterhead of the Milwaukee Express Line, transporter of trunks and other "light freight," with a man driving a horse-drawn wagon holding two trunks, and t...

Date: 1954-05-15 

Description: Zookeepers release rhesus monkeys to the island that serves as their summer home at the Washington park zoo (later replaced by the Milwaukee County Zoo).

Postcard

Wisconsin Street

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Wisconsin Street, looking west from the Post Office. Includes the Pabst Building, the Wells Building and the Pfister Hotel.

Photograph

Otto H. Falk

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of General Otto H. Falk, Milwaukee manufacturer.

Photograph

Grand Avenue

Date: 1900-09 

Description: View down Grand Avenue. A streetcar and a horse-drawn wagon can be seen among monuments.

Date: 1956-04-14 

Description: View of the manufacturing process of vacuum chucks. Used for skin milling, this particular order, according to an original Falk caption, "covers four dupli...

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Three ladies and four men examine a McCormick-Deering 6-can milk cooler at a dealership or branch house. The photograph was taken in a large well-lit room...

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