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Photograph

Water Avenue Fire

Date: 1990-12-31 

Description: Firefighters battle a fire that engulfed Kruk's Drug Store and Hansen's Department Store. The pharmacy was to change ownership the next day.

Date: 1893 

Description: Columbian Exposition; Foreground: Irish Village in Midway; Background: Buildings in Jackson Park.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior of an auditorium. Wooden benches surround a platform where two United States flags are visible. On the ceiling, wooden beams make up the circula...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Children play in Forest Park at the Chautauqua Grounds, an institution founded in 1874. Residences can be seen beyond the playground at right. Published...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: The N.K. Fairbanks estate, "Butternuts."

Photograph

Trameri's Bar

Date: 1974 

Description: An exterior view of Trameri's Bar at 625 West Main Street.

Date: 1970-04-26 

Description: View from above of Grateful Dead, featuring from left to right, Mickey Hart, Bob Weir, Phil Lesh, Bill Kreutzmann, and Jerry Garcia performing at the Sound...

Date: 1935-04-09 

Description: A man unloads bags from the bed of an International Model C-30 truck with a special express body used by Weinstein Bros. fruit and produce dealers. The tru...

Date: 1927 ca.

Description: Hand-colored postcard view of a pier and lighthouse at night. The moon shines through clouds, and light shines in two directions from the beacon on top of...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Mother and her four children playing on the steps of a house. The children are playing with blocks, dolls and a stuffed animal.

Date: 1974-10-13 

Description: Cross detail on the exterior of Fitch-Lawrence Funeral Home at 626 University Avenue.

Date: 1918 

Description: Holiday card of a window, looking outward from the inside of a house. On the sill is an American Eagle on a Federal Shield over a swag of holly and ribbon,...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Outdoor portrait of two seated young men, leaning the backs of their chairs against a wall or door. The young man on the left is leaning back and looking s...

Date: 1887 ca.

Description: Photograph of a historic re-creation painting of two Pilgrims approaching an old fort converted into their first meeting house. Painted by W.L. Williams.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Storefronts along a city street, including a McCormick Harvesting Machine Company dealership, and a Western Union Telegraph office. A cart loaded with bund...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Billboards with advertising for the "Georgia Up-To-Date Minstrels" at the Opera House on Saturday, April 7. Bridge visible to the left. The J.J. McGillivra...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A view from the south side of the First Unitarian Church and Parish House, 125 Wisconsin Ave.

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View down Main Street. Horse-drawn carriages can be seen outside stores on the unpaved road.

Drawing

Water Tower

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Water Tower Park showing Milwaukee and the bay.

Date: 1927-10-25 

Description: View showing the original interior of the First National Bank, with several individuals standing behind the teller stations.

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