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Photograph

Public Museum #960

Date:  date unknown

Description: Stereograph view of stuffed kangaroo, bear, fox, giraffe, llama, and ram behind a glass enclosure at the Milwaukee Public Museum.

Date:  

Description: Busy street in Milwaukee, bustling with automobiles, pedestrians, and a streetcar. Original Falk caption reads, "Photos borrowed from Milwaukee County Tran...

Photograph

Fred Haney

Date: 1958-04-27 before

Description: Fred Haney (left), manager of the Milwaukee Braves baseball team with coaches.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from track of a crowd of men, women, and children in front of and behind a fence at a sporting event. On the left, a man who is possibly a police offi...

Photograph

St. Gall's Church

Date: 1894 after

Description: Southeast corner of Second and Sycamore Streets, later the site of a large street railway building. The picture was taken shortly after the interior was d...

Photograph

Homeless Man

Date:  

Description: A homeless man in Milwaukee sitting in the snow as he attempts to craft a makeshift shelter from a piece of tarp.

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Section of the factory at a crossroads with road construction workers outside. Name of company visible on building.

Postcard

Wells Building

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: Elevated exterior view of the Wells Building.

Photograph

Simon Leonard Stein

Date:  date unknown

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

Date: 1886 

Description: Print advertising the Milwaukee Industrial Exposition, which went from September 1st to October 16th, 1886. Entire building with flags flying from almost...

Photograph

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: 1914-07-12 ca.

Description: Crowds at the race course watching harness racing in Washington Park. There are three racers visible with crowds of spectators sitting in the grandstands,...

Date: 1908-02 

Description: Interior view of the Greene Memorial Library of Milwaukee-Downer College (now the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee). The image is part of a 14-page pamphl...

Date: 1840 ca.

Description: Sod-breaker and five yoke of oxen plowing in front of the “Old Cottage Inn”. In the foreground a boat is on the shoreline.

Photograph

Rowboat Race

Date:  date unknown

Description: Rowboat race with two boats about to go under a bridge. Both of the boats have numbers on the back. Onlookers are standing on the bridge watching the parti...

Postcard

Water Tower

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Water Tower from road. Image printed on faux birchbark background.

Photograph

Autogenous Mill

Date: 1978-06-23 

Description: View of an autogenous mill from above. This unit was purchased by Hardinge Company, a division of Koppers Incorporated and used by the Cleveland Cliff Empi...

Date: 1914-10 

Description: Buffalo Street construction showing cuts in the pavement and the inconvenience for traffic. Standing between the excavated holes and piles of dirt is a hor...

Date: 1950-04 

Description: A girl on a swing is the subject of photographers demonstrating a technique using high speed flash.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Woman posing holding a camera near a table full of old cameras.

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