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Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Four wheel drive auto factory, with a smokestack billowing. The four-wheel drive propulsion was invented by Otto Zachow and William Besserdich. Walter A....
Date: date unknown
Description: Etching of East Lemonweir Lutheran Church. Etching from a centennial souvenir dated July, 1954.
Description: Photographic postcard of Harriman Avenue in the residential district. A little girl stands with her baby carriage on the sidewalk between a telephone pole...
Description: Exterior view of the two-story brick High School building with basement. A bare flagpole can be seen on the roof.
Description: Plant of the United Refrigerator and Ice Machine Company.
Description: Postcard of a photograph of a posed group of orphan children of miners from mine disaster, Nov. 13, 1909. Writing reads: "#31 Group made orphans by Cherry...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Elevated exterior view of the Wells Building.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: The home of H.H. Porter.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Exterior view of a post office.
Date: 1916 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard of a full-length studio portrait of a young woman standing in front of a painted backdrop. She is wearing a string of pearls, and a d...
Description: Home store, Prairie Farm. Includes additional buildings.
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: The Whitefish Bay Resort and park.
Description: Exterior of classical-style building. Facade has fluted columns, decorated capitals, ornate railings, and a wide stairway leading to the entrance. A man is...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Nashotah Mission, cloister about 1915-20(?) Four people gathered in entrance.
Description: Full-length studio portrait of Laona Faust in front of a painted backdrop. She is wearing a long dress with lace collar and cuffs. Her dark hat has feather...
Description: The Terrace on Lake Shore, with a road, several pathways, and a curving stairway with columns, ornate railings, and a flagpole near the shoreline.
Description: View of the Van Camp Condensed Milk Factory.
Description: Photographic postcard of a studio portrait of an unidentified child wearing a plaid shirt and checkered bow tie, standing in front of a painted backdrop.
Description: A view showing unidentified mining operations.
Description: Full-length studio portrait of Eva Dahman Bowar in front of a painted backdrop. She is wearing a dark fashionable dress and jewelry. Her legs are crossed a...
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