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Photograph

Layton House

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: 2504 Forest Home Avenue. This hotel was situated on what was originally a plank road between Milwaukee and Muskego. It was designed after the Federal style...

Date: 1911 before

Description: The Milwaukee Journal car on the side of the road in the countryside. The two women are sitting in the car, and two men are sitting on the side and front...

Date: 1914-08-01 ca.

Description: Milwaukee Yacht Club, located at the foot of E. Layfayette Street on Lake Michigan. Numerous sailboats in the harbor and individuals on the pier.

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Elevated view of the Milwaukee rail yards.

Photograph

Shopping District

Date:  date unknown

Description: Shopping district. Business signs read: "The Big Store" and "H.R. Strehlow." Writing on building in the center of photograph reads: "Glasgow Block."

Date: 1898-08-28 

Description: Syl playing with toy boats at a small pond at Reservoir Park. Other children and adults are around the pond which is on a hill. In the background below the...

Date: 1983-11-01 

Description: Virginia Dillman and Richard Lund, the last customer for Dillman's Service Station at 421 South Park Street.

Photograph

Hillsboro Trolley

Date: 1911 

Description: Composite photograph of a trolley traversing Hillsboro's Main Street. Hillsboro did not actually have a streetcar; the image of the trolley was taken from...

Photograph

Podolsk Factory

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Vignetted view of a factory building in a snow-covered landscape.

Photograph

River View

Date: 1957 ca.

Description: Long, low industrial building (factory?), probably in Green Bay, Wis., at night, from across the river, with reflections of interior lighting.

Date: 1960 

Description: Frame residence with horseshoe arched front window. The tree in the foreground has blossoms on the branches.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of the business district and skyline. The Wrigley Building and clock tower stands in the foreground; it was built in 1920 by William Wrigley...

Date: 1925-06 

Description: View from neighborhood sidewalk of suburban residence's front yard, outlined by low hedges.

Postcard

The Mill Dam

Date: 1908-09-02 

Description: Black and white postcard of the Mill Dam. The water is running over the dam from the left and becoming rapids on the right. There is a wooded shoreline on...

Date: 2016-01-12 

Description: Save the Mounds demonstration around the Capitol Square against Assembly Bill 620. View of protestors holding signs near the Capitol building.

Postcard

Brick Hotel

Date:  date unknown

Description: Black and white postcard of the Brick Hotel (possibly the Mlakar Hotel). A large porch wraps the first floor and trees and shrubs can be seen. Text in red...

Date: 1910 

Description: Main Street looking north. "Hotel and Saloon" on the right side, along with other buildings down the right and left side. Main Street is a dirt road. Th...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of the Wisconsin State Capitol, including the "Wisconsin" statue on top of the dome.

Date: 1925-10-31 

Description: View of dirt road running through trees. A man stands in the road. Some homes can barely be seen in the background beyond the trees. Text at foot of photog...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Black and white postcard of an indoor scene with a loom, spinning wheel, skeiner, garments and two dolls seated in a chair at Little Norway.

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