.

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: Three boys painting with watercolors at a folding table. They appear to be on a porch.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Diorama of Aztec sacrificial rites at the Milwaukee Public Museum. Two men are holding the man to be sacrificed in a splayed position while a third man sta...

Date: 1967-12-06 

Description: Instructor teaching the harmful effects of smoking, drinking alcohol, and using drugs.

Date: 1989-09-20 

Description: Janine Dagons resting her chin on a table with an origami peace crane sitting in front of her.

Date: 1960-08-18 

Description: View from behind home plate of Lew Burdette delivering a pitch in the Milwaukee Braves' 1-0 victory over the the Philadelphia Phillies, August 18, 1960 at...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A man dressed in a football uniform demonstrates the art of drop-kicking the football. This is one of several demonstrations of strobe light functions at...

Photograph

Woman Curler

Date: 1963-01-24 

Description: Elderly woman takes a break from a curling. She is a member of the "curling Scots" who toured the United States in 1963.

Photograph

Thorsen Residence

Date: 1904 

Description: Exterior of house at 525 Jefferson Street. The first bathtub in Milwaukee, made of tin, was put into this house. A man in a horse-drawn sled is parked in...

Photograph

James G. Jenkins

Date: 1914-02-21 

Description: Head and shoulders studio portrait of James G. Jenkins, Milwaukee judge.

Photograph

Mrs. Lydia Ely

Date:  date unknown

Description: Vignetted head and shoulders portrait of Lydia Ely, a well-known artist, humanitarian and promoter of the arts in the late 19th century.

Date: 1921-06-14 

Description: Quarter-length studio profile portrait of Emanuel Albert Wurster, Milwaukee company secretary and treasurer.

Date: 1969-10-17 

Description: This product was later purchased by Fuller Company (Traylor Engineering and Manufacturing). Falk caption reads, "Estimated rough weight 46,720 pounds. Flan...

Date:  

Description: Robert Bloch wearing a dress, a blonde wig, eyeglasses and a feathered hat, strums a ukulele while holding a cigarette and sticking his tongue out. On the...

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: Photographer Herman Taylor's children sit at a little table in front of the hearth in the library.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Man standing in front of horse-drawn wagon loaded with barrels of beer from the Miller Brewery.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Women posing for a group photograph at the Wisconsin Telephone Company Employees' Picnic. Women in the front row are holding parasols, and others are holdi...

Date: 1967 ca.

Description: Father James Groppi (center) and the NAACP participate in a civil rights march. Police are armed and escorting the protestors. The marchers are passing an...

Date:  

Description: Letterhead of the Milwaukee Electric Railway and Light Company, with a three-quarter view of a man driving an electric cable car marked "State St." under a...

Photograph

Washington Monument

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: A monument to George Washington located in Milwaukee's Court of Honor on the median between the lanes of West Wisconsin Avenue between 8th and 10th Streets...

Photograph

Walter Stern

Date: 1914-02-24 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Walter Stern, Milwaukee company president.

Have Questions?

If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.

Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:

.
.