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Date: 1921 ca.

Description: Factory worker operating a machine at Milwaukee Works.

Date: 1867 

Description: E.T. Mix designed the original building of the National Soldiers Home in 1867. At the time the structure was dedicated on 28 September 1867, the wings had...

Postcard

Wells Building

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Elevated exterior view of the Wells Building.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across what may be a metal roof towards a crowd of men looking at a collapsed structure of steel girders. The men are dressed in winter coats and hats...

Photograph

Pabst Theater

Date: 2009 ca.

Description: View of Pabst Theater's auditorium and stage from upper balcony.

Date: 1836 

Description: Drawing of the Solomon Juneau house on East Michigan. There are tethered bears on either side of the front door. Two people lean on the fence, watching the...

Date: 1915-01-08 

Description: Young men sitting in class at the Continuation School.

Date: 1837-06 

Description: Pen-and-ink on paper. Shows riverside property west of the Milwaukee River. Inscribed by several early Milwaukee settlers, including Henry W. Cleveland, Cy...

Date: 1912 

Description: Theodore Roosevelt raising his hat amidst a crowd in Milwaukee. He is leaving a building heading toward a waiting car.

Photograph

Joe. J. Stehling

Date: 1921-05-10 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Joe J. Stehling, Milwaukee engineer and manufacturer.

Date:  

Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Robert Bloch wearing a shawl around his head, and skin darkening make-up. A curtain has been hung up as a backdrop to obscur...

Photograph

Samuel A. Cook

Date: 1914-11-12 

Description: Waist-up seated portrait of Samuel A. Clark, Neenah manufacturer.

Photograph

Bruno V. Nordberg

Date: 1914-09-28 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Bruno V. Nordberg, Milwaukee mechanical engineer.

Date:  

Description: A group of fun-loving friends pose together. In the front row, from left to right, are Harold Gauer, Marion Bloch, Victor Ehr, Mary Jo Vonier and Robert Bl...

Photograph

Gymnastics Class

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Five young women in a dance-like pose for a gymnastics class in one of Milwaukee's Social Centers.

Photograph

Astronaut Kids

Date: 1968-10-30 

Description: Three children, dressed up in homemade astronaut costumes for Halloween. One clever parent has made good use of a football helmet!

Photograph

Fire Boat

Date:  date unknown

Description: Fire fighters in a boat on the river are putting out a fire in a large building. Water sprays from fire hoses from two directions with smoke obscuring the...

Photograph

Humphrey J. Desmond

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Humphrey J. Desmond, Milwaukee lawyer, editor, and publisher.

Date: 1921 

Description: Group portrait of the Wisconsin Beekeepers Association at the Wisconsin Markets Expo.

Date: 1939 

Description: Elevated exterior view of the water purification plant. A group of men are working on the front lawn of the plant.

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