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Date: 1900 before

Description: House at Ninth Street and Grand Avenue. A large lawn is in the foreground. The main building is centered with a tower on the left corner. Separate build...

Date: 1964-05-07 

Description: The corner grocery is a pleasant place for the pause that refreshes. Thaddeus Moore, 9, of 3271 N. 14th Street, had a cone. Anthony McMillon, 7, of 3287-A...

Date: 1891 ca.

Description: A hand-colored map of Milwaukee County, Wisconsin that shows the township and range system, sections, towns, roads, railroads and rail stations, cities and...

Date: 1935-09-12 

Description: Three International trucks on display beneath a tent at the Wisconsin State Fair. The truck on the far left is painted with the text: "Miller Brewing Co. /...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two women are assembling a large paper valentine decoration. One woman stands on a ladder in front of a fireplace working on the top of the decoration, whi...


Description: Letterhead of the H.C. Miller Company of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, manufacturing stationers, with images of five types of loose leaf business ledger bindings a...


George Damman

Date: 1921-05-12 

Description: Head and shoulders studio portrait of George Damman, Milwaukee roofing contractor.

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: Small sailboats in Milwaukee Harbor with buildings on the far shoreline in the background. There is a large sign on a roof that readsin part: "L.J. Petit.....


Frederick Layton


Description: Three-quarter length portrait of Frederick Layton who is standing with his hands in his pockets. Layton was the son of a Milwaukee butcher and ran the busi...


Cheese in Storage

Date: 1952 

Description: Cheesemaker standing on ladder putting cheese on storage shelf, along with rows of other cheeses.

Date: 1967-04-14 

Description: Reverend Lovell Johnson of St. Mark African Methodist Episcopal Church is on a podium in a coat and hat. On her right is Vel Phillips and Bernice Lindsay s...


Description: A barefoot child is sitting on the sidewalk. Houses and buildings are in the background, and laundry is hanging out to dry.


Warren Spahn

Date: 1953 ca.

Description: Warren Spahn, famous left-handed pitcher of the Milwaukee Braves baseball team, completes a pitch to the batter.


Pabst Building

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Elevated view of building, with main arched entrance on the right. There is a bridge on the left over the river.


Fred C. Best

Date:  date unknown

Description: Waist-up studio portrait of Fred C. Best, Milwaukee mortgage company president.

Date: 1900-09 

Description: View of the Solomon Juneau statue in Juneau Park, erected in 1890.

Date: 1941 

Description: A smiling young girl posed wearing a crown and a dress.

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: Three members of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Youth Council Commandos (Milwaukee) kneel over George Wallace presidential...

Date: 1880-06-10 

Description: Elevated group portrait of the veterans of the First Wisconsin Calvary. They are standing in rows in the street. Horses with wagons are behind them, and a...


Lawn Maintenance

Date: 1977-08-12 

Description: A man picks up grass from a lawn, with garbage bags of mowed lawn clippings lined up behind him. A lawn mower stands on the sidewalk nearby.

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