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Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Colorized postcard image of a sun parlor at the pavilion for tuberculosis cases at the Milwaukee Hospital for Insane.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: People walking on path by the Whitefish Bay Resort along the lake front. Text on postcard reads, "Hope you are well again. Sarah".
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: A large building on a small hill above a road. Three posts are along the road, and small rails line the the sidewalk near a small drive. A man is standing...
Date: date unknown
Description: Elevated view from the top of a building looking onto the square and down East Water Street. A fountain with a monument to Henry Bergh is in the lower cen...
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Looking south from Oneida Street bridge at night.
Description: The entrance on the left has a small domed tower. On the right is a chimney.
Description: Hotel is on the left, and the Y.M.C.A. is next door. Across the street is a building with a billboard for the Boston Store, Coca-Cola, and furnished rooms.
Description: St. Josephat Church and School from Kosciuszko Park. Classic style church with dome across a body of water. Three boats with boaters are out rowing. Along...
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Wisconsin Street, looking west from the Post Office. Includes the Pabst Building, the Wells Building and the Pfister Hotel.
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard showing the aileron of the Lawson Military Tractor 2 (M.T.2).
Description: The dome on top of the building is visible. A monument is in a grassy median in the road between the building and the foreground.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: A dirt drive in the park, in between some hills, with a bridge leading to a building on the right. Next to the path are a stack of pipes, and remnants of...
Date: 1943 ca.
Description: The hospital entrance can be seen above a small pond that is surrounded by trees and a landscaped lawn.
Description: Exterior view of post office, with tower on left side. Pedestrians are on the sidewalk at the corner.
Description: Photographic postcard showing the landing chassis for the Lawson Military Tractor 2 (M.T.2).
Description: Now called Wisconsin Avenue. Split avenue (strip of land down the center). View has several statues on plinths and/or columns in the center area.
Description: Elevated view of City Hall, seen from the side. Location, title, and the phrase "Die Stadthalle" are in the top left corner.
Description: Color postcard showing a landscape along River Park.
Description: Dr. A. Rudolph Silverston's vacu-aerial flying machine, as seen from the rear.
Description: Elevated view of downtown. Part of the Milwaukee River can be seen on the left side. Sign for the Germania building is in the lower right, and city hall is...
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