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522 First Avenue

Date: 1908 

Description: View from street of three people standing in front of a small house. There is a small Oeil-de-boeuf window in the upper story. The windows have shutters an...

Photograph

Orton L. Prime

Date: 1921-05-04 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Orton L. Prime, Milwaukee manufacturer.

Date: 1958 

Description: Designed by Maynard Meyer, architect. The one-story building has a mural near the entrance, and a pierced wall on the other. To the right is a restaurant,...

Photograph

Bimbos

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group of men from the Milwaukee Turners, posing indoors, eating, drinking and smoking cigars. Text reads, “Bimbos. This solemn-faced group of swaffers of t...

Photograph

Jacob J. Blumenfeld

Date: 1915-03-20 

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Jacob J. Blumenfeld, Milwaukee merchant.

Date:  

Description: Memohead of the Badger Typewriter & Stationery Company of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, with individual images of a typewriter, a book press, a "flat opening" book...

Photograph

Western Hotel

Date: 1915-06 ca.

Description: The Western Hotel. The original tavern was built in 1834 (?) by William Shields (?). In 1845 it was operated by his son Simon Shields. In 1873 the Hotel w...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Panoramic view of International Harvester's Milwaukee Works factory.

Photograph

S.S. Cramer

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of S.S. Cramer, MIlwaukee company president.

Date: 1881 before

Description: Stereograph. Elevated view of rooftops on the west side, with St. Mary's Convent in the background.

Photograph

George O. Bergstrom

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length portrait of George O. Bergstrom, Neenah stove manufacturer.

Date:  date unknown

Description: An ice-covered car ferry, possibly docking in a harbor.

Date: 1936 

Description: J. Robert Taylor standing in the middle of a street, holding a large camera. On the left, a car is driving by.

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Stationary engines on skids inside International Harvester's Milwaukee Works. The factory was owned by the Milwaukee Harvester Company until 1902.

Photograph

Stephen F. Briggs

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Stephen F. Briggs, Milwaukee company president.

Date: 1942-08-15 

Description: A young girl dances with an older man wearing a cone-shaped hat and a tie on the announcers platform at a Civilian Defense Rally. To the far left a microph...

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: View down row of back of houses. The backyards have gardens, and on the far left is a row of trees.

Photograph

Motorcycle Tour

Date:  date unknown

Description: In the middle of a road, a large group of motorcyclists is preparing to ride. On the right are two men standing next to a car which has a banner advertisi...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Display of Maytag wringer-type washing machines in the Industry Building at the Wisconsin State Fair. In the background is a display for Miller Beer, 5 cen...

Photograph

Simon Leonard Stein

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Simon Leonard Stein, Milwaukee photographer.

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