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Date: 1946-11-25 

Description: Police pushing a group of strikers in front of the factory gate at the Allis-Chalmers strike. On the far right is a man holding a press camera.


Broken Clock

Date: 1924-03-18 

Description: "Clock at Goldman's Jewelry Store, corner of Wisconsin Avenue and E. Water Street, run down by a truck." A crowd gathers around the broken clock.

Date: 1958-09-07 

Description: Three-year-old Edwin Lee Mathews, Jr., dressed in a "Milwaukee Braves" uniform, takes a swing at a baseball. He is the son of Braves' Hall of Fame third ba...

Date: 1905 

Description: A man crouches down for a close look at a 1905 model Harley-Davidson motorcycle.

Date: 1925-10-30 

Description: Elevated view of street through a neighborhood from a railroad embankment. A truck and driver can be seen in the intersection. An elevated bridge is just v...

Date: 1946-09-23 

Description: Public Workers Strike - Milwaukee members of the United Public Workers, tiring of a series of stalls on their legitimate wage demands, take to the street a...


Mary Rennebohm

Date: 1948-08-06 

Description: Mary Rennebohm, wife of Governor Oscar Rennebohm, is shown dressed in a nineteenth century gown and bonnet while serving as a hostess at the opening day of...


Turbine Drive

Date: 1968-03-11 

Description: This turbine drive was later purchased and used by The Whiton Machine Company. Falk caption reads, "1110YPA-1 speed reducer with lube system and cooler, ra...

Date: 1937-11-04 

Description: Factory worker tears apart a diesel engine for inspection after run at Milwaukee Works. According to the original caption, each engine received this inspec...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Men and women are lined up in their parked cars to watch the State Fair automobile race.

Date: 1901 ca.

Description: Syl and aunt Helen in a rowboat on the Milwaukee River at Gordon Park. In the background a large bridge crosses the river. On the right the banks of the ri...


Motorcycle Rider

Date:  date unknown

Description: A man is posed on an early motorcycle.

Date: 1937-11-04 

Description: A factory worker electrically records the horsepower of Diesel engines at Milwaukee Works. According to the original capiton, each engine was tested in thi...


Men in Motorboat

Date:  date unknown

Description: Three men riding in a long, narrow motorboat on a lake.

Date:  date unknown

Description: In a small pool, a large group of children wade in the water. Girls hold up the edges of their skirts, and boys have pulled up their pants. A girl with s...


Edwin A. Gallun

Date: 1937-03-24 

Description: Waist-up seated studio portrait of Edwin A. Gallun, Milwaukee tanner.



Date: 1969-02-13 

Description: The Wonder Bread team, an all female bowling team getting ready to compete.


Windy Street Scene


Description: A street scene with pedestrians and police officer on a windy day in downtown Milwaukee.

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...

Date: 1899-02-22 before

Description: Front cover and menu page of the Old Settlers' Club annual banquet, with a man wielding an axe and chopping down a tree. A log cabin stands in the woods be...

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