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Description: Western Hotel. The original tavern was built in 1834 (?) by William Shields (?). In 1845 it was operated by his son Simon Shields. In 1873 the Hotel was t...
Description: View looking over crowd of people towards Dr. Ben Carson talking to reporters and journalists in the spin room of the Republican presidential debates.
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: View down road of mass-produced residential housing with farm in background.
Date: 1905 after
Description: Five story building with a flag with the hotel's name on it flying from the roof. Several people, a car, and a trolley are in front.
Description: Elevated view of female graduation procession.
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of William Wheeler Coleman, Milwaukee mechanical engineer.
Description: Large group of Harold Gauer's friends. In the front row from left to right are Bob Vail, Marion Bloch, Mary Jo Vonier, Angie Vail, an unidentified woman, a...
Description: Head and shoulders view of young couple, seated in subdued light in the Avant Garde Cafe Espresso.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: End of wing on left is circular. Trees are in front of hospital in a small park area.
Date: 1948-08 ca.
Description: Display at entrance of The Wisconsin State Historical Society's "The Story of Wisconsin" exhibit at the Wisconsin Centennial Exposition. The display promin...
Description: A vocal fan in the bleachers wears a sign reading "I like Eddie Mathews. She sits in front of a large sign reading "We love the Braves. Don't leave." The s...
Description: Elevated view of Court of Honor on Wisconsin Avenue.
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: Kids make a "train," with the bicyclist in the front pulling three girls on roller skates along a sidewalk.
Description: Elevated exterior view of Everett Street Station, also called the New Passenger Station facing Fourth Ward Park (later renamed Zeidler Park).
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Walter Gerhardy, Milwaukee company president.
Description: Three-quarter length seated studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Herbert Henry Jacobs of Milwaukee.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Aerial view of International Harvester's Milwaukee Works.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A man works on a Titan 10-20 tractor outside International Harvester's Milwaukee Works (factory).
Description: Henry Wallace, sitting at a table posing for a photograph with six men and one woman. Henry Wallace, then the United States Secretary of Agriculture, visit...
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