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Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Stereograph; corner of Broad and Wisconsin Avenues. Built in 1870. E.T. Mix, architect. Victorian details decorate the six story building. A small pile of...
Description: View of natural history objects at Milwaukee Public Museum, including skeletons, stuffed birds and fish. Two cuspidors on the floor in front of exhibit bar...
Description: A man unloads buckets of paint from the back of an International D-30 truck owned by Pittsburgh Paint Products.
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: An elevated view of Milwaukee Harbor with railroad station looking towards Lake Michigan.
Description: Protesters at a rally for fair housing. One man holds a sign that reads "We Demand Fair Housing Now", while others behind him use a bullhorn.
Description: A man in pajamas and a military hat packs a suitcase on the floor of a bedroom.
Date: 1912-06-29 before
Description: Interior pages of the farewell dinner menu given to Mr. Wilmer Sieg on the occasion of his move from Milwaukee to Hood River, Oregon. The menu and program...
Description: A mother reads stories on her front steps to children from around the block.
Date: 1910 before
Description: Postcard with image of hotel in the upper left corner. View looking east on Grand Avenue from the corner of Grand Avenue and 2nd Street. Plankinton Block w...
Date: 1905 after
Description: Exterior of building. Men are visible on the sidewalk in front.
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of John E. Sharp, Milwaukee manufacturer.
Description: Men look over charts at a Boy Scout circus ticket sales meeting.
Date: 1904 after
Description: Soldiers marching in a parade down a street. Spectators fill the sidewalks.
Description: Factory worker operates a machine that grinds the inside of a TracTractor (crawler tractor) track roller shell at Milwaukee Works. Photograph taken by Don...
Description: Head table at a dinner that honored Senator Joseph R. McCarthy, behind which is a large portrait of him. Senator McCarthy is second from the right. Over 2...
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Friedrich Wilhelm Heine at work in his studio. An unidentified woman paints at an easel. Many paintings and sketches surround them. Heine was the Superviso...
Description: A man is sitting in a field with a covered bridge spanning a river in the background. Trees are at each end, and a fence runs along the side of the road on...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Merrill Hall; North elevation. Architectural plans with scale.
Description: Interior of (Floor No. 3) The F. Dohmen Company Wholesale Druggists. A salesman's catalog with removable screwed bindings and pages of note paper bound be...
Description: Rows of finished tractors cover a yard outside Milwaukee Works. On the left is a water tower, and in the foreground are railroad tracks with rail cars.
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