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Date:  

Description: A group of children exiting the brick Community Building. Two sculptures flank the sign above the entrance. There is a thick layer of snow on the ground an...

Photograph

Summerfest

Date: 1982 ca.

Description: Bird's-eye view of the Summerfest grounds. The Miller Jazz Oasis and Miller Cafe are in the foreground, and the TV 6 Comedy Cabaret and the Main Stage are...

Photograph

Asian Dignitaries

Date:  date unknown

Description: Asian men on the street, entering a car.

Date: 1886 

Description: Letterhead for the Pfister & Vogel Leather Co., with an engraving of a bird's-eye view of the city (signed Ma-- Richards, Mil Wis) advertising the "Nationa...

Date: 1910 before

Description: Hand-colored postcard view of a pier and lighthouse at the entrance to Milwaukee's harbor. Two people sail in a small boat to the right of the lighthouse,...

Date: 1968 

Description: Exterior of stage entrance. The state door is below a fire escape that connects to a white balcony to the right. Below the balcony is a poster for the Mil...

Photograph

Wisconsin Avenue

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Elevated view of Wisconsin Avenue looking east, probably from the Pabst Building.

Photograph

Drugstore

Date: 1924-08-22 ca.

Description: Interior of an unidentified drugstore.

Date:  

Description: View south from Courthouse of rooftops with Harbor and Bay in distance.

Photograph

Uniformed Men

Date:  

Description: A formal portrait of police officers in front of a building.

Postcard

Wells Building

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: Elevated exterior view of the Wells Building.

Date: 1956 after

Description: A monument to Milwaukeeans killed in the Second World War and the Korean Conflict. Night view, with building lit internally, with light coming out of large...

Photograph

Wisconsin Avenue

Date: 1962 ca.

Description: Winter scene with two women walking in the snow on Wisconsin Avenue at Ninth Street, Milwaukee.

Postcard

Lake Kosciuszko

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: A boat with five people are on a lake surrounded by trees. Behind them are several docked boats. In the background is a park area with a red-roofed build...

Date: 1971 

Description: Church front with steeple. Road with cars, lamp post, and shoveled snow.

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: Frederick Layton gave this hand-colored photograph of himself in his garden on Marshall Street to his niece Elizabeth Layton Fowle on August 8, 1914. He di...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: A businessman, dressed in a suit coat and hat looks up while standing near two police officers. Behind them is a crowd of pedestrians on a street.

Date: 1924 

Description: The smoke stack is several inches out of plumb, which was the reason the photographer took the photograph. Located on a waterfront.

Photograph

Bootleg Days

Date: 1933-08-23 

Description: Elevated view of six customers celebrating Bootleg Days at Arthur Janik's tavern "The Balcony Inn" at Lincoln and 33rd Streets. Arthur Janik was the propri...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down a snowy street. Men and women, one with a baby, are bundled up against the snowy winter weather, and are lining both sides of the street. Carriag...

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