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Waukesha Scoot

Date: 1894 

Description: View across railroad tracks of the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway engine #212, also known as the Waukesha Scoot, at Milwaukee's Union Depot.

Date: 1964-10-04 

Description: A vocal fan in the bleachers wears a sign reading "I like Eddie Mathews. She sits in front of a large sign reading "We love the Braves. Don't leave." The s...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A police officer sits on a stool in a woodshop.

Date: 1969-08-22 

Description: Planetary gear drive that was used as a later component in a centrifuge. This product was purchased by Combustion Engineering Incorporated and used by Blac...


North Water Street

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: North Water Street with City Hall in the background. Numerous horse-drawn vehicles are visible and pedestrians cross the street.

Date: 1906 before

Description: Boats on the Milwaukee River.

Date: 1930 

Description: Elevated view of a large factory room with workers and parts at Milwaukee Works.

Date: 1914-12-10 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Charles Richard Van Hise, University of Wisconsin-Madison president.


Description: The original shop in the Davidson family backyard where the first Harley-Davidson motorcycles were assembled. There is snow on the ground.

Date: 1957 ca.

Description: Residential street with three boys playing “soldier”.


Description: Letterhead of Wirth, Hammel & Company, a dealer in horses and mules headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, with a front view of the company building on the...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The entrance on the left has a small domed tower. On the right is a chimney.

Date: 1900 

Description: Robert M. La Follette, Sr. with a group on his special campaign train. From left to right they are Alfred T. Rogers, La Follette's law partner; Mr. and Mrs...


Description: George W. Peck Residence, Prospect Avenue.


Two Churches

Date: 1901 before

Description: Elevated view, looking northwest from the Fourth District Schoolhouse. The foreground is dominated by two large churches.

Date: 1886 

Description: Detail of map including plans of the National Soldiers' home.


Mixer Drive

Date: 1978-03-03 

Description: Art Hirt, a Falk employee, inspects a large mixer drive. This unit was purchased by the Mixing Equipment Company. Original Falk caption reads, "Picture tak...

Date: 1939 

Description: Elevated exterior view of the water purification plant. A group of men are working on the front lawn of the plant.

Date: 1911 

Description: This map shows ward numbers, streets, railroads, electric car lines, parks, steam railways, section numbers, Lake Michigan and one mile concentric circles...

Date: 1900-09 

Description: View of a herd of buffalo at the Wisconsin State Fair.

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