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Photograph

Majorettes

Date: 1962-11-03 

Description: Majorettes dancing in a parade. They were members of the Milwaukee Continentals marching band.

Photograph

Coupling Slotter

Date: 1975-04 

Description: 20 inch coupling slotter at Plant 2. Original Falk caption reads, "Machine number 19-7503 at Plant 2: These pictures of a 20 inch slotter taken for Jack Bl...

Photograph

Book Fair

Date: 1964-04-25 

Description: A book sale is held by the Mothers Association of Milwaukee-Downer Seminary.

Photograph

James M. Walsh

Date: 1921-05-12 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of James M. Walsh, Milwaukee company president.

Date: 1936-06-15 

Description: Two workers loading large steel castings into the back of an International C-15 truck outside a Wehr Steel Company building.

Photograph

Schroeder Hotel

Date: 1941 ca.

Description: Elevated view of hotel. On the lower right above the entrance is a sign for the Empire Room. Automobiles are parked on the street. A flag pole without a...

Photograph

Campaign Cupcakes

Date: 1956-10-10 

Description: A young woman and an elderly woman smile at each other over a tray filled with cupcakes decorated with "IKE in '56" campaign buttons and tiny American flag...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Milwaukee streetcar conductors pose in front of streetcars. On the left is Edwin Salber.

Map or Atlas

Milwaukee and Vicinity

Date: 1966 ca.

Description: This map from the 1960s provides a detailed street map of Milwaukee County and eastern Waukesha County as far west as Menomonee Falls and Muskego Lake. A p...

Date: 1954-02 

Description: Elevated view of entertainment at the annual convention of the Wisconsin Retail Lumberman's Association in Milwaukee.

Date: 1969 

Description: John Schmitt, AFL CIO president; Manuel Salas, labor contractor for Libby, McNeil and Libby; Cesar Chavez and Eliseo Medina sit together on a panel in Milw...

Date: 1954-12-11 

Description: Herman Kruse (left) and Ed Papke (right) on the occasion of Papke's retirement. Papke was a founding member of Local 7, Amalgamated Lithographers of Americ...

Date: 1942-08-09 

Description: Two couples in Hungarian costumes, one man holding a scythe (kasza), admiring a sheaf of wheat in a wheat field. The twig tied to the scythe in a triangle...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Library in the home of John Johnston (1836-1904), a successful Milwaukee banker, located at 645 Franklin Place, also known as "The Lion House." The dining...

Date: 1930 

Description: Alice Holloway standing in front of a flowering rose bush along the shore of Lake Michigan during a trip to Milwaukee to celebrate her engagement.

Photograph

Jonas Ambulance

Date: 1915 

Description: A 1915 Jonas Ambulance on a road near a river. Its body was produced by the W.S. Seaman Company.

Photograph

Burning Building

Date: 1944-10-17 

Description: View from a distance of a fire. A large cloud of smoke billows out of the burning building and fire fighters climb on a ladder. A building in the foregrou...

Date: 1906-08-30 

Description: A screw passenger excursion vessel or whaleback, the Christopher Columbus, passing through the Broadway Bridge.

Date: 1986-06-26 

Description: Kids make a "train," with the bicyclist in the front pulling three girls on roller skates along a sidewalk.

Date: 1935-04-05 

Description: F.A. Hodsdon and Mr. Conkright inspect a McCormick-Deering steel hopper grain drill at International Harvester's Milwaukee branch house.

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