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Date: 1914 before
Description: View of downtown Milwaukee riverbank before the First National Bank was built in 1914. Advertising painted on the sides of buildings includes B. Mock & So...
Description: View across road of wooden church with stained glass windows and a steeple. There are two sets of steps leading up to the entrance. A house is next door on...
Description: Detail from atlas of the home of Almon Jewell who settled in 1845.
Description: View from back of classroom of teacher and students during a class. There is a student standing at the chalkboard, and the teacher is standing behind her d...
Date: 1958 ca.
Description: View of the exterior of Hotel Black Hawk.
Description: Texaco gas station on the left and cars parked on the road next to buildings in downtown Beetown. The road is rutted and muddy with puddles. Several signs...
Description: Close-up of two participants, a man and a boy, in a United Public Workers Parade/Demonstration. Both are looking at the photographer and the boy carries a...
Description: Exterior view from across street of the People's State Bank decorated to honor the 250th anniversary of the discovery of the Mississippi River.
Date: date unknown
Description: Sid sitting on a stool on top of his hippopotamus sculpture reading a newspaper in his backyard at 237 Waubesa Street. Sid has a cigar in his mouth. Behind...
Description: View from street of two people walking on the sidewalk near an automobile parked at the curb. They are heading toward a street corner outside the Lyric The...
Description: Wisconsin became the thirtieth state in 1848. Drawn that same year, this map shows township lines, roads, villages, mills, railroads, prairies, swamps, ca...
Description: This map shows heavy and light industry, residences, and business districts as well as streets and Mill Pond. The front and back of the map include extensi...
Description: Outside the walls of Tebessa, in north eastern Algeria. Hills are in the far background.
Description: Built in about 1933, this appealingly picturesque service station, located at 1305 Pierce Avenue, was designed to blend into the neighborhood.
Date: 1961-09-18 ca.
Description: Several men construct a movie set in a small, downtown area.
Description: Employees stand near the soda fountain at the Cassidy Drugstore.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Exterior view of Hotel Menard, a three-story building with what appears to be brick and wood siding. Looking down Main Street West, what used to be called...
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Harvey School (demolished), 1005 Jenifer Street at South Brearly Street, Marquette neighborhood. Designed by Louis Claude and Edward Starck, built in 1905...
Description: Exterior view of a school for the deaf and mute.
Description: Two children and their father sit in a carriage pulled by a single horse while their mother stands to the side. The carriage is stopped in a yard of a larg...
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