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Description: Crowd of men and women on grandstand bleachers watching a sporting event.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Lake near the home, probably Lake Hincks, which was named after General Edward W. Hincks who was administrator of the Home in the 1870's. The grounds cons...

Date: 1904 after

Description: Main building in center with a lawn and paths in front. On the far left is a small attached building with a front porch.

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Randolph Hotel

Date: 1931 before

Description: Randolph Holtel with a flag is flying from the roof. A clock is at the street corner.

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Town Club

Date: 1904 after

Description: Exterior of building from across the street. A flight of steps leads up from the sidewalk to a side entrance.

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Belmont Hotel

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Color postcard of hotel. Also road view with cars and people. Building located at corner of 4th and Wells Streets.

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Pfister Hotel

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Hotel on corner of East Wisconsin Avenue and and Jefferson Street. Pedestrians and cars are outside the entrance. The name of the hotel is on an awning ove...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Visitors around a gazebo or pavilion in Washington Park.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A monument in front of the Milwaukee Public Library and Museum. A portion of the dome can be seen on top of the library. A horse and carriage are on the fa...

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Water Tower

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of water tower and Water Tower Park.

Date: 1907 before

Description: Viaduct over river, with a trolley on the tracks on the metal support bridge. On right is a grassy riverbank, with industrial buildings along the river go...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of hospital with trees and paths in a large area in front.

Date: 1943 ca.

Description: The hospital entrance can be seen above a small pond that is surrounded by trees and a landscaped lawn.

Date: 1904 after

Description: Fountain in front of the conservatory, separated by paths and shrubbery. Several pedestrians are near the fountain.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Government building with tower on street corner. Pedestrians are on the sidewalk in front.

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Grand Avenue

Date: 1912 ca.

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.

Date: 1943 ca.

Description: Elevated view of Wisconsin Avenue, looking east from Court of Honor.

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Photographic postcard showing detail of the tachometer for the Lawson Military Tractor 2 (M.T.2).

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Looking north from Michigan Bridge towards another bridge. There is a clock tower on the distant right. The large building near the bridge also has a clock...

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Pabst Building

Date: 1904 after

Description: Exterior of building. Two trolleys are on the road and bridge over the river in front of the arched entrance.

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