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Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Water Tower surrounded by trees.
Description: A cluster of old dwellings are in the center, with broken shacks and rusted cars. Behind are railroad cars, and an industrial area with men working. In t...
Date: date unknown
Description: A car is crossing a small stream. Four people are in the car, with three in back, and one driving.
Description: A head and shoulders studio portrait of Richard W.E. Perrin wearing a bow tie.
Date: 1924-08-24 ca.
Description: The interior of the Center Street Pharmacy at 2002 W. Center Street.
Description: The Sheridan Apartment building at 2435 W. Wisconsin Avenue. Caption on glass plate reads, "Looking southeast showing property side of street--Sheridan Apa...
Description: View across railroads tracks towards the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railroad station. A number of children and adults are standing around the station. S...
Description: A night photograph of 'obscene' slot-machines in a penny arcade. On display are pennants on the wall, including "Iowa" and "Nebraska." Another machine hold...
Description: Mother and children enjoy baking, decorating, and eating Christmas cookies.
Date: 1900 before
Description: Four-level building with shorter buildings flanking it on either side. On the road in front two carriages are visible, drawn by horses. A group of men ar...
Description: A 1918 Cadillac Town Car, the body of which was produced by the W.S. Seaman Company.
Description: Logo of the Milwaukee Malting Company from a memohead printed by the Wisconsin Bank Note Company, Milwaukee, with a golden sun emerging from grey clouds, a...
Description: Wooden tables and other crafts on display at a craft show in a room with a high ceiling.
Date: 1905 after
Description: Color image of courthouse with a large tree in front. View taken at an angle to the building from across the street. Horse-drawn carriages are on the roa...
Description: Quarter-length portrait of Horace Manchester Brown, Milwaukee physician and surgeon.
Date: 1919-08-08 ca.
Description: View up the Milwaukee River from Wisconsin Avenue bridge. A World War I submarine travels down the Milwaukee River. A crowd is gathered at the riverbank an...
Description: Pawling and Harnischfeger traveling electric monorail hoist carrying a piece of equipment at the Allis-Chalmers Manufacturing Co. There's an operator in th...
Description: "Beatle" Bob Barry, disc jockey for Milwaukee radio station WOKY, posed for a photograph with (Sir) Paul McCartney. At the bottom is a brass plate that rea...
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Carl Herzfeld, Milwaukee department store head.
Description: Lithograph of the Milwaukee Cement Company's Works at 154 West Water Street in Milwaukee.
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