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Description: A large single helical ring gear hangs from the ceiling in the Falk factory. This later component of a kiln drive was purchased by Allis Chalmers and used...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: West Milwaukee. Elevated view of tracks, trains, and buildings. A train roundhouse is located in the background.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Gustav Willms (c. 1854-1917) of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He was a cigar manufacturer.
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Frederick Layton, Milwaukee butcher.
Description: A man dressed in a Smokey Bear costume with two Milwaukee school children. Behind them is a sign that reads: "Education Strikes A Balance".
Date: 1858 ca.
Description: Elevated view from bluff looking down on city, with Lake Michigan in background. Detailed foreground with two boys playing with a grounded kite while a man...
Description: A group of girls playing jacks on a city sidewalk. All the girls are wearing dresses, and two infants are present, one in a carriage and one in the lap of...
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: This map shows ward numbers, streets, railroads, electric car lines, parks, steam railways, section numbers, Lake Michigan and one mile concentric circles...
Description: This map shows city wards, block numbers, parks, cemeteries, roads, railroads, Lake Michigan, and selected buildings. Also included are indexes to streets,...
Date: 1896-02-22 before
Description: Front cover and menu page from the Old Settlers' Club annual banquet. On the cover is an illustration of Dr. Erastus B. Wolcott riding his horse, "Gunpowde...
Date: date unknown
Description: Interior view of Mazureck Drugstore.
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of William DeForest Halsted, Milwaukee manufacturer.
Description: A man on his motorcycle in the street is posing with a small umbrella attached to his helmet. A watch also hangs from the front of his shirt.
Description: View down Wisconsin Avenue looking east.
Description: The State Fair grounds.
Description: Roberto Hernandez (left) and Esequiel Guzman (center) work on the layout of "La Guardia" newspaper. The underground bilingual newspaper was published in Sp...
Description: A family relaxes by their backyard pool, while a father tosses his infant son gently in the air.
Description: A male employee, Karl Johns, attends to a sound test.
Description: Father James Groppi marches with African American teenage girls who are carrying signs that read, "Stop Bussing For Segregation" and "Stop School Segregati...
Description: The Auer Avenue School's safety cadet team standing in front of the school building.
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