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Date: 1946 

Description: "The Harmonians" performing at a picnic to raise money for striking Allis-Chalmers workers.

Date: 1939-06-19 

Description: Milwaukee County Court House being demolished. A wing of the building is gone, and many windows are broken.

Photograph

John E. Sharp

Date: 1915-04-28 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of John E. Sharp, Milwaukee manufacturer.

Date: 1984-10-31 

Description: Geraldine Ferraro thanks a little boy and girl for giving her a bouquet of flowers after her speech.

Date: 1908-02 

Description: Interior view of the Greene Memorial Library of Milwaukee-Downer College (now the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee). The image is part of a 14-page pamphl...

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: This map is a chart of Milwaukee Harbor that displays local streets, bridges, roads, railroads, public buildings, businesses, factories, dry docks, parks,...

Photograph

Downtown River View

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View across river of a boat docked near a building with a sign for Adolph Meinecke & Sons (Manufacturers). In the background is City Hall.

Photograph

Esther Getts

Date: 1945 

Description: Vignetted head and shoulders portrait of Esther (Sauer) Getts (1926- ) of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The Wisconsin Historical Museum has a set of pajamas a...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Line of young men are walking across athletic field. In the left corner stands a group of onlookers, some of which have markings on the back of their jacke...

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: View from water of boats docked near houses on Jones Island. To the right two flags are strung up flagpoles near a building with a covered porch, perhaps a...

Date: 1941 

Description: Factory worker painting artillery shells at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works. Original caption reads: "75-Millimeter Shell Manufacture. The exteri...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Hand-colored view from the water. Buildings are in the background, a boat and bridge are in the center. A small boat with people in it are in the foregroun...

Date: 1948-04-24 

Description: A man with a "King Pin" bowling pin crown on his head peers through curtains at the Lithographers Intercity Bowling Dinner Dance.

Date: 1857 

Description: Caption reads: "THE LOTS embraced in the proposed Addition, are situated in the Fourth Ward of the City of Milwaukee, about twenty minutes walk from Spring...

Date: 1914-08-09 ca.

Description: Erie Railroad Lake Line cargo ships transport coal on the Menominee River, west of the Water Street Bridge.

Photograph

10-20 Tractor

Date: 1910 

Description: Three-quarter length left side view from front of an International Harvester 10-20 tractor parked in front of a shed at the company's Milwaukee Works facto...

Date: 1951 

Description: This map is a survey of Lake Michigan and the section of Milwaukee that borders the lake. Map of land includes major streets, and landmarks near water. Rel...

Photograph

Sand Dredging

Date:  date unknown

Description: Sand dredging equipment surrounded by large piles of sand.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Corner of Grove and Mineral Streets with cars parked along the road. Storefronts line the streets. The Goodwill store, a used car dealership and a water to...

Date: 1875 

Description: Corner of Mitchell and S. 5th Street. The twin towered building seen today was completed in 1873.

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