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Date: 1912 ca.
Description: A large crowd of women, children, and men standing on sidewalk and curb. They are probably waiting for the trolley. Many of the people are carrying package...
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: Stereograph of Wisconsin Street seen from Spring Street. The building on the left nearest the bridge was the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway's downto...
Date: 1895 after
Description: Side view of the statue on a plinth with Celtic designs, with his right hand holding a horn resting on his hip. On the right of the statue are trees and a...
Description: Detail of map including plans of the National Soldiers' home.
Date: 1924-05-14 ca.
Description: Merchant's and Manufacturer's Bank Building on the east side of N. Plankinton Avenue between W. Wisconsin Avenue and W. Wells Street. The Empire Theater is...
Date: date unknown
Description: Exterior view of the Soldiers Home with trees.
Description: This map shows block numbers, wards, roads, railroads, parks, and selected buildings and includes a "Milwaukee city street guide" as well as a guide to pub...
Description: Jackson Street. On top of the building is a sign that reads "Orphan Asylum".
Date: 1911 before
Description: Also Garbage Crematory. Several buildings on shoreline, two with large smokestacks. A man is on the shore standing, and two people are in a boat on the r...
Description: View along side of street towards a teenage brass band marching down the street in a Memorial Day parade in West Allis. A group of young children stand on...
Date: 1914 after
Description: View across water of a motorboat with four men going upstream. There is a bicycle in the motorboat. The shoreline in the background has industrial building...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Located in West Milwaukee. Trains, cars, tracks, and railroad buildings. The view is taken from the top of a building.
Description: Design for a Wisconsin Centennial 3 cent postage stamp with a "America's Dairyland" theme.
Description: Left side view of locomotive engine no. 7131 in Milwaukee.
Date: 2009 ca.
Description: Exterior view of Pabst Theater from across the street.
Description: Vel Phillips grips the bat and ducks as the ball is pitched at a baseball game. The catcher is on the right. Chain link fencing, a bicycle and a residentia...
Description: Portrait of a young woman leaning against the back corner of a house on steps, wearing a fur coat.
Description: Man in a suit and hat standing on the street holding a stack of Milwaukee Journal newspapers.
Description: Small postcard partially colored. View also includes two trees and a horse-drawn carriage.
Description: Commercial district looking towards East Wisconsin Avenue from the roof of the Northwestern Mutual Life Insurace home office at Van Buren Street. The Feder...
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