Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Man assembling a load-brake ratch on a type "A" trolley, possibly at the Pawling and Henry plant. The man is leaning over, and behind him is a drop cloth.
Description: Front view of apartment building located at 920 N. 15th Street. Caption on the negative reads, "Looking East at 920 N. 15th Street."
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Central Building. Six-story building with cars along the road next to it. In the lower foreground is a parking lot with a sign listing parking as 15 cents.
Date: 1957-10-19 before
Description: Head shot of Milwaukee Braves manager Fred Haney.
Under his management In 1957, with a lineup that included future Baseball Hall of Fame members Henry A...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Two men harvest rye in a field with a horse-drawn grain binder. The men are working on the Vogel farm.
Description: External view of First Division Market (built 1870) with horse-drawn vehicle in front.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Workers and inspectors of a mechanized concrete pour somewhere in Milwaukee County. By 1920 Milwaukee was famous for its 18-foot wide concrete roads, the c...
Date: 1864 ca.
Description: Carte-de-visite studio portrait of 1st Lieutenant Richard Cadell seated in a chair and wearing his military uniform. He holds a rifle in his right hand and...
Date: 1982 ca.
Description: Bird's-eye view of the Summerfest grounds. The Miller Jazz Oasis and Miller Cafe are in the foreground, and the TV 6 Comedy Cabaret and the Main Stage are...
Description: Mel Zdroik, a Falk employee, attends to a copper ore conveyor that was used by the Codelco Company of Chile, South America. Original Falk caption reads, "P...
Date: 1907-06-10 before
Description: Front cover, portrait, and menu page of a banquet given by the Merchants and Manufacturers Association of Milwaukee in honor of Honorable William Howard Ta...
Description: The Republican State Ticket with portraits of each man. In the center is William H. Upham who won the election and was Wisconsin's Governor from 1895 thru...
Description: Head and shoulders studio portrait of Thomas M. Kearney, Racine attorney.
Date: 1914 ca.
Description: Factory workers machine parts at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works.
Description: A male employee oversees the testing of a Lewellen Commercial Variator in the test lab at Falk.
Description: An open car on the street. There is a driver in the vehicle and he is surrounded by interested onlookers. Side of car says "King - Silent - 36", "A Thousan...
Date: date unknown
Description: Left side view of locomotive engine no. 2861, a steam locomotive of the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad Company.
Description: Scene from the made-for-TV movie "Dillinger" shot in part on the streets of Milwaukee. A crowd is watching in the background.
Description: Lake Park. A large bridge stretches above a small road or path in a ravine surrounded by flowering plants. The lake is beyond, with a boat in the center...
Description: Man operating a Pawling & Harnischfeger concrete breaker on the street. The machine is stamped "Pawling & Harnischfeger Co. Milwaukee, Wis." Pedestrians ar...
If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.
Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:
© 1996-2015 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706