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Photograph

William L. Jones

Date: 1914-10-02 

Description: Waist-up seated studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of William J. Jones, Milwaukee company president.

Photograph

F. Dohmen Company

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Interior of (Floor No. 8) The F. Dohmen Company Wholesale Druggists. A salesman's catalog with removable screwed bindings and pages of note paper bound be...

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Governor Julius Heil squirting milk from a cow, perhaps from a parade float. He wears a flower and a button reading "drink more milk" on his lapel. A porti...

Photograph

Wisconsin Street

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: To the right in the foreground is the Pfister Hotel, center is the Wells Building, and the tower in the background is the Pabst Building. Taken from the Po...

Date: 1913-04-28 ca.

Description: Looking southeast from the roof of the Germania Building, N. Plankinton Avenue and W. Wells Street. Automobiles are parked along the curb, and pedestrians...

Postcard

Wisconsin Street

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of Wisconsin Street at night.

Date: 1945-04-10 

Description: A man, possibly inventor Leo Kay, holds a slipover bowling shoe, which attaches to a regular street shoe.

Photograph

Benjamin F. Faast

Date: 1914-12-02 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Benjamin F. Faast, Eau Claire realtor.

Photograph

Edward A. Bergwall

Date: 1921-08-06 

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Edward A. Bergwall, Milwaukee manufacturer.

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: Factory workers at their stations on long tables at Milwaukee Works. The men are likely engaged in the manufacture of cream separators.

Date: 1936-01 ca.

Description: Original caption reads: "E.J. Leiser, superintendent of Milwaukee Works. Starting as an office clerk in 1905 and transferring to shop work two years later....

Photograph

St. Peter's Church

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: The first Catholic church in Milwaukee. The structure is shown here after it was moved to the grounds of St. Francis Seminary, St. Francis Wisconsin. It wa...

Date: 1936-12-14 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Walter Elkhart Piefer, Milwaukee grocer.

Date: 1931-02-25 

Description: Masquerade Group, Turnfest Club, Milwaukee Gymnastic Association. Five men and eleven women are dressed up in masquerade clothing, and all are wearing head...

Date: 1935-11-04 

Description: Worker pours molten metal into a mold for a TracTracTor (crawler tractor) main frame at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works foundry.

Date: 1965 

Description: Two men, competitors in a state card-playing (skat) tournament.

Date: 1905 after

Description: South entrance; a car with two people is crossing the bridge. Stone lions flank the bridge on each corner. A lighthouse is in the background.

Date: 1952 ca.

Description: A campaign picture of Democrat Henry Reuss with his sleeves rolled up in a factory talking to a foreman while an African-American worker looks on. This was...

Date: 1911 

Description: Construction of building number 43 at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works. The factory building housed a six story machine shop. Men are using a cran...

Photograph

Hudson

Date: 1921 

Description: A special 1921 Hudson. The body was produced by the W.S. Seaman Company.

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