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Date: date unknown
Description: Government building with tower on street corner. Pedestrians are on the sidewalk in front.
Description: A young baseball player poses outside the porch of his S. 6th St. Walker's Point neighborhood home. He is wearing a baseball uniform with cap, and is holdi...
Description: Humorous cartoon postcard showing a man flying an airplane constructed primarily of beer bottles, pretlzes and sausages, and powered by Miller beer over th...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Elevated view of dam on river. A bridge can be seen in the background. Houses are on top of the hill on the right side.
Description: View down snowy street. Men and women, one with a baby, are bundled up against the snowy winter weather, and are lining both sides of the street. Carriages...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Elevated view looking southwest from the Court House.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Water Tower surrounded by trees.
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard showing details of the engine mounting on the Lawson Military Tractor 2 (M.T.2).
Description: A bridge crosses the river, leading to the buildings with billboards and signs on the right.
Date: 1905 after
Description: Building on street corner, taken from street level. Store has eight levels with a water tower on the roof. Pedestrians are in the road and on the sidewalk...
Description: The Terrace on Lake Shore, with a road, several pathways, and a curving stairway with columns, ornate railings, and a flagpole near the shoreline.
Description: View from street of John Hahn standing on the right with a horse hitched to a passenger wagon. In the center is the furniture moving wagon he owns, in whic...
Description: St. Josephat Church and School from Kosciuszko Park. Classic style church with dome across a body of water. Three boats with boaters are out rowing. Along...
Description: Elevated view of lake on right, with a number of boats near the shoreline. On the right is a long winding road through the park, including bridges, a fount...
Description: Photographic postcard with a close-up shot of the tail skid Alfred Lawson designed for his Military Tractor 2 (MT2), one of his first airplane designs.
Description: Large, red building with steep roof. First level has awnings above windows. Behind the building is a grassy area, and trees are on the right and left of th...
Description: Concrete footbridge. A building with a red roof is on the far right. Beyond the bridge is the lake. The rest of the image is filled with vegetation.
Description: Print advertising the Milwaukee Industrial Exposition, which went from September 1st to October 16th, 1886. Entire building with flags flying from almost...
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: Wisconsin Street looking east from Grand Avenue.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Downtown aerial view with the Milwaukee River and City Hall.
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