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Photograph

Max Wellington Babb

Date: 1936 

Description: Waist-up studio portrait of Max Wellington Babb, Milwaukee manufacturer.

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: An adjunct of the Milwaukee Vocational and Adult Schools.

Photograph

Large Cement Kiln

Date: 1956-08-24 

Description: Purchased by Allis Chalmers and used by the Marquette Cement Company, original Falk caption reads, " M.O. NO. 5541-0574 & 5520-7424. Type of Unit, 12 1/2 G...

Date: 1914-05-03 

Description: A group of people, including minors, in a saloon dance hall at 2 a.m. in Milwaukee. The dance hall, Vizey's Hall, was on 8th Street and Walnut. Liquor was...

Date: 1911-09 ca.

Description: A trade show display for Pawling & Harnischfeger cranes and hoists at the Merchants & Manufacturers Association Expo featuring a single-line grab bucket.

Date: 1902 

Description: Studio group portrait of (left to right) Charles F. Pfister, Henry C. Payne, and Frank G. Bigelow.

Pfister was a Milwaukee financier, who - among numerou...

Date: 1910 before

Description: Temple is on the right of the Academy at the street corner.

Date: 1968-04-11 

Description: Japanese businessmen visit an American manufacturing firm in South Milwaukee and pose inside a huge metal implement. The American firm is Bucyrus-Erie and...

Photograph

West State Street

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Elevated view looking east along West State Street between Eighth and Ninth Streets. Numerous buildings line the road, along which cable cars are travelin...

Date: 1905 

Description: Letterhead of the Milwaukee office of the Local Executive Committee for Head Camp Entertainment for a convention on June 20th to 24th, 1905, of the Modern...

Photograph

Bijou Theater

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Theater with many signs, one of which is advertising a matinee. Several other buildings are visible to the left of the building. A large crowd of people...

Photograph

Newborn

Date: 1963-03-18 

Description: Four generations are represented in this photograph of a newborn baby with his mother, grandmother, and great grandmother.

Photograph

X-Ray Machine

Date: 1926 

Description: A group of women and children surround a woman who is standing on an X-Ray machine (fluoroscope) to determine if her shoes fit. A man on the right is opera...

Photograph

Reverse Drive

Date: 1974-06-28 

Description: Reverse drive that was purchased by Delaval Turbine and used by Bulk Food Carrier. Falk caption reads, "Largest of the "MR" type design made to date. Wides...

Date: 1968 

Description: Father James Groppi (1930-) and school desegregation demonstrators marching in Milwaukee holding signs that read "Stop School Segregation".

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: The Miller Brewing wagon, filled with barrels of beer, and a Miller delivery truck. The caption on the photograph reads "1855-1939".

Date: 1957-06 

Description: A seated man welds a sugar mill drive that was later purchased by E.L. Dennis Engineering Company of New Orleans, Louisiana and used by A. Wilbert's Sons M...

Date: 1957-09-30 before

Description: Milwaukee Braves outfielder John DeMerit works out at Milwaukee County Stadium in 1957. A rookie in 1957, DeMerit made one appearance in that year's Worl...

Date: 1946 

Description: International Harvester Company booth at the Wisconsin State Fair. A signs on the booth read, "Check Your Parcels Here."

Postcard

Wisconsin Street

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Wisconsin Street looking east from Grand Avenue overlooking Buscule Bridge.

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