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Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A classical Romanesque basilica. Facing southwest from Chase Avenue, just south of Lincoln Avenue. Pedestrians are near the entrance.

Date: 1985-02-23 

Description: Young Ben Schreiner of Slinger waiting near the Republic Airlines ticket counter at General Mitchell International Airport for a vacation flight to Florida...

Date: 1854 

Description: This map shows bay and harbor soundings, the Milwaukee River, and select buildings. Depths are shown by soundings and relief is shown by hachures. The top...

Date: 1946 

Description: International Harvester Company displays its products under a tent at the Wisconsin State Fair. The text on the sign reads, "Equipment Display Courtesy Sha...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Irene Steinkopf, motion picture editor of the Milwaukee Sentinel, dressed in a floor-length gown for an evening on the town.

Date: 1970 

Description: "The famous Blue Angel Drill Team visits Milwaukee."

Date:  date unknown

Description: The J. Robert Taylor family on what appears to be a lake shore, possibly cleaning fish. From left: Donna Taylor Adams, Alma Reinhardt Taylor, Fred Taylor,...


Description: Letterhead of the Roundy, Peckham & Dexter Company, with color illustrations of three Roundy's products: a package of coffee, and cans of pineapple and tom...


Equipment Test

Date: 1959-05-20 

Description: A man attends to a control panel of a factory machine that tests a large gear. The Falk Corporation later purchased and used this gear. Original Falk capti...


Description: Letterhead of the Riverside Sanitarium of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, with a view of the grounds, including three sanitarium buildings, and rows of trees in the...


UAW Strikers

Date: 1946-11-25 

Description: Striking members of the United Automobile Workers union at the Allis Chalmers plant in West Allis.

Date: 1924 

Description: The Milwaukee Journal Building located at 734 North 4th Street. To the right of the building in an alley are circulation trucks. Newsboys and customers are...


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.

Date: 1938-10-01 

Description: J. Robert Taylor cleaning a furnace. He has a broom and a small brush in hand, a pipe in his mouth, and a dirty rag placed on his head. He is reading a doc...

Date: 1911-05-05 

Description: Construction crew clearing land for a six-story machine shop at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works factory.

Date: 1954-02-20 

Description: Zoo director George Speidel and members of the Milwaukee County Zoological society talk over plans for the new zoo while looking at a tentative model for t...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Construction workers are posed in front of the partially-built St. Josaphat's Church on scaffolding and wooden steps near large columns. There are two chil...


Robert G. Hayssen

Date: 1915-06-02 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Robert G. Hayssen, Milwaukee manufacturer.

Date: 1915-04-01 ca.

Description: Northwest corner of 3rd and Wells Street, facing the Milwaukee Commercial School. A police officer directs traffic in the foreground, with pedestrians on t...

Date: 1955-11-14 

Description: Woman makes a small adjustment to an interior room in a dollhouse.

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