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Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Long row of men in suits and hats fishing on the breakwater.

Date: 1886 

Description: Letterhead for the Pfister & Vogel Leather Co., with an engraving of a bird's-eye view of the city (signed Ma-- Richards, Mil Wis) advertising the "Nationa...

Date: 1836 

Description: This map is oriented with the north to the lower right. Lake Michigan, the Menomonie River, and the Milwaukee River are labeled. Depths are shown by isolin...

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Exterior view of new wing under construction. A fence separates the wing from the road.

Postcard

City Hall

Date:  date unknown

Description: Color view from the river. Foreground has three people in a boat. A bridge over the river, and a boat to the left are in the center. City Hall is in the...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Alexander C. Eschweiler.

Date:  

Description: Exhibit of the works of Frank Lloyd Wright at the Layton Art Gallery in Milwaukee which later toured the United States, 1930-1931. Numerous models and draw...

Photograph

Metal Structure

Date:  date unknown

Description: Large metal structure lying in a sand pile. A building with a sign can be seen in the background.

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: View of the ruins from a fire in the 3rd Ward. A section of a tall building, perhaps a wall, still stands. In the foreground on the right is a cart near a...

Date: 1910-08-31 ca.

Description: Looking northwest on Fond du Lac Avenue from W. Walnut Street. Building with awning that says "1220 Zautcke Bros." Streetcars, pedestrians and horse-drawn...

Photograph

Theodore M. Hammond

Date: 1914-05-08 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Theodore M. Hammond, Milwaukee publisher.

Photograph

Wells Street Bridge

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: Elevated view of a tugboat pulling a lake steamer on the Milwaukee River under an open drawbridge near the Electric Company.

Photograph

Playing Cards

Date: 1955-05-10 

Description: Members of a musician's union play cards together.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length formal oval painting of Samuel Marshall, (1820-1907), banker, co-founder and President of the Marshall & Ilsley Bank.

Date: 1885-06-23 before

Description: Menu card and satin overlay with the intertwined initials "M" and "A" for the Eighth Annual Banquet of the Merchants Association at Plankinton House. The f...

Date: 1911-04-20 

Description: Men clearing groudn at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works factory for the addition of a six-story machine shop.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Fire fighters work to put out a fire in a four-story building on a city block. In front of a fire hose spraying water, a photographer is kneeling in front...

Date: 1935 

Description: Label submitted to the state of Wisconsin for trademark registration. Depicts a man in a suit holding a bottle of beer. Big Boy was produced by the Hanover...

Photograph

John J. Beggs

Date: 1921-05-27 

Description: Quarter-length portrait of John J. Beggs, Milwaukee public utilities executive.

Date: 1905 after

Description: Exterior of building from across the street. Four stories tall with a small section of peaked and decorated roof at the corner.

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