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Date: 2016-02-11 

Description: Journalist and author John Nichols, left, shaking hands with Greg Jeschke, a television journalist for WKOW, after being interviewed in the spin room at th...

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Large crowd of passengers on the whaleback excursion steamer "Christopher Columbus".

Date:  date unknown

Description: Woman posing holding a camera near a table full of old cameras.

Date: 1837 ca.

Description: This map shows the proposed Rock River Canal, between Milwaukee County thru the west line of what is now Waukesha County. Also shows townships, roads, hydr...

Date: 1895 

Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for the Milwaukee Harvester Company featuring a color illustration of a derailed train carrying circus animals and a man op...


Follow the Leader


Description: A group of boys "following their leader in search of adventure" in the street. The boys are barefoot and are wearing hats. In the background are a storefro...


Live Roll Conveyor

Date: 1968-02-13 

Description: Live roll conveyor that was purchased by Aluminum Company of America and used by L.W. Nash. Falk caption reads, "109 units size 13-4EZ3 with ratio 129.3:1,...


Description: Letterhead of the Columbia Carriage Company of Milwaukee, specialist in buggies and importer of bicycles, with views of buggies and a bicycle, a brick back...


Michael Zimmons

Date: 1914-04-14 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Michael Zimmons, Milwaukee manufacturer.


Ellen Clara Sabin

Date: 1914-04-08 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait in front of a studio backdrop of Ellen Clara Sabin, Milwaukee teacher and administrator.

Date: 1944 

Description: Sewage lagoon at a treatment site.

Date: 1946-12-03 

Description: Already assured of the UAW Local 75 Bowling league title is the Cushions line-up shown here. The sockers have lost only four games in 54 to date in the st...


Description: Semi-profile portrait on a cabinet card of William Dempster Hoard, looking to the left. He is wearing a suit, a necktie with small angled rectangles, and a...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Women members and their Director of the Ladies Drum Corps posed in uniform with their instruments. Text on the bass drum, "Ladies Drum Corps, Turn Verein M...

Date: 1948-12-07 

Description: For contributing to the morale of state troops in the South Pacific by his work as a war correspondent, Robert Doyle (right), a Milwaukee Journal re...

Date: 1935-12-26 

Description: Worker on an International I-30 industrial tractor used for "spotting" freight cars around the Miller Brewing Company. Two refrigerated rail cars are parke...

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: Cabinet card of a full-length studio portrait of Mrs. Alexander Mitchell standing in front of a painted backdrop. She is wearing a floor-length dark colore...

Date: 1961 

Description: The operators of the mobile unit of WMVS-TV, a community station out of Milwaukee Vocational and Adult Schools, film an interview with Roy Rogers and Dale...

Map or Atlas

Map of Milwaukee

Date: 1833 

Description: Drawing on a faint grid with Lake Michigan on the right, and the rivers on the left. Labeled is an Indian Village, J. Veiu, S. Juneau, and P. Juneau. Alo...

Date: 1957-08-28 before

Description: Milwaukee Braves first baseman Frank Torre enjoys a cigar in the Braves lockerroom. A left-handed defensive specialist, Torre filled in for the injured Jo...

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