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Date: 1911 ca.
Description: Wisconsin Street looking east from Grand Avenue.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View down National Avenue. Storefronts line the road, and there are horse-drawn vehicles, pedestrians, and a streetcar.
Date: 1914 ca.
Description: Exterior of hotel on Wisconsin Street. The hotel was opened for business in January of 1914. A flag is flying from the roof. Pedestrians are walking on...
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard showing a close-up of the holder Lawson designed for passenger seats on his Military Tractor 2 (M.T.2).
Date: date unknown
Description: Color postcard of a bathing place on the water. A hill is behind the building, on top of which are a sign for a swimming school, and several houses.
Date: 1930 before
Description: Looking southwest. The facility has since become part of the U.S. Veterans Administration Center at 5000 West National Avenue. Two paths and trees surroun...
Date: 1915 before
Description: View looking east from Third Street, down the avenue. Buildings line the road, with signs and advertisements. Roads and sidewalks are crowded with horse-...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: The dome on top of the building is visible. A monument is in a grassy median in the road between the building and the foreground.
Description: Water Tower and park with Milwaukee Bay in background.
Description: Court House, Masonic Temple, St. John's Cathedral, and Emanuel Church.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Interior of the arcade from the second floor. There are skylights and chandeliers in the ceiling, and railings along the mezzanine. Interior storefronts li...
Description: View on Lower Broadway. A long red building is in the left foreground angling to the right. A road runs alongside buildings with many horse-drawn vehicles...
Description: Postcard reproduction of an exterior view of Milwaukee City Hall.
Description: Water Tower surrounded by trees.
Description: From Government Pier, looking at downtown Milwaukee.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Company M Barracks. Two-story building with first and second floor porches.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Corner of Wisconsin Avenue and Jefferson Street. Cars are parked on the road on the right.
Description: Elevated view of city over Kilbourn Park Reservoir. In the grass is the name of the park in large white letters.
Description: Menlo Park. Exterior view of building surrounded by a fence.
Description: Front entrance, surrounded by trees. A small red building is visible behind the hospital.
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