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Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Exterior of classical-style building. Facade has fluted columns, decorated capitals, ornate railings, and a wide stairway leading to the entrance.
Date: date unknown
Description: The screw passenger excursion vessel, "Christopher Columbus," being towed into the Milwaukee harbor past a breakwater. Milwaukee North Pier Inner Light in...
Description: Interior of auditorium with a large open dance floor, a stage in the center, and seats on the sides with balcony seating. Ceiling has a long window that h...
Description: Elevated view of City Hall, seen from the side. Location, title, and the phrase "Die Stadthalle" are in the top left corner.
Date: 1904 after
Description: Avenue west of Eight Street. Elevated view from top of a building. On the left are two churches, a few other buildings, and trees. Road is split with a st...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Downtown aerial view with the Milwaukee River and City Hall.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: View the from the street of a building being remodeled to accommodate two businesses: a drugstore on the ground floor and a postal sub-station on the secon...
Description: The Allis Chalmers Club House.
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: The screw rail ferry, Pere Marquette 18, entering the harbor.
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard showing details of the engine mounting on the Lawson Military Tractor 2 (M.T.2).
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the seminary of St. Francis of Sales.
Description: Photographic postcard showing the aileron of the Lawson Military Tractor 2 (M.T.2).
Description: An unidentified student ready for a flying lesson in a Curtiss plane at Rudolph Silverston's Milwaukee School and College of Aviation.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Milwaukee Passavant Hospital building behind a line of trees in the foreground.
Description: Fountain in front of the conservatory, separated by paths and shrubbery. Several pedestrians are near the fountain.
Description: Front facade of building from across the street behind a median strip, which has a statue surrounded by a small fence.
Date: 1931 before
Description: Randolph Holtel with a flag is flying from the roof. A clock is at the street corner.
Description: View from bridge looking over at a hill leading down to bath houses and fenced-in swimming areas for beginners. Establishment of Wm. Bechstein.
Description: Hospital Buildings. Designed in 1879 by H.C. Koch, a local architect, the hospital plans were based upon the "pavilion system" then popular in certain part...
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