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Photograph

Milwaukee Homes

Date: 1963 ca.

Description: Detail view along front porches of frame residences.

Date: 1891 ca.

Description: Advertisement from the 1890-91 Madison City Directory. Includes Mayer's Saloon, and Pabst Bohemian keg beer, and a depiction of the brewery.

Photograph

Juneau Avenue

Date:  

Description: W. Juneau Avenue commercial district looking east from N. 7th Street. A dog is crossing the street in the foreground, and pedestrians, and horse-drawn vehi...

Date: 1939 

Description: Parishioners gather at the entrance outside New Fellowship Church of God at North Eighth Street.

Date: 1909-03 

Description: Dilapidated Milwaukee house.

Date: 1901-06-09 ca.

Description: View across water of rowboats and canoes on small lake, perhaps Lake Park. On the far shoreline a large crowd is gathered, and on a hill behind them a buil...

Date:  

Description: Letterhead of the Milwaukee Willow Works, a manufacturer of children's carriages, willow ware, and toys, with a three-quarter view of the company building,...

Date: 1930 before

Description: Looking southwest. The facility has since become part of the U.S. Veterans Administration Center at 5000 West National Avenue. Two paths and trees surroun...

Date:  

Description: Looking west on W. North Avenue from N. 14th Sreet. The Roosevelt Theater is on the far right and the Luick ice cream building is on the far left.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Watercolor painting of houses at the corner of 9th and Juneau Streets.

Date:  

Description: Elevated exterior view of Everett Street Station, also called the New Passenger Station facing Fourth Ward Park (later renamed Zeidler Park).

Date:  date unknown

Description: Portrait of a young woman leaning against the back corner of a house on steps, wearing a fur coat.

Date:  

Description: Letterhead of the Western States Envelope Company of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, "Makers of Guaranteed Sure Stick Envelopes," with an elevated, three-quarter vie...

Map or Atlas

Map of Milwaukee

Date: 1847 

Description: This map shows lot and block numbers, roads, railroads, and some landowners’ names. Lake Michigan, the Milwaukee River, and the Menomonee River are labeled...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Exterior view of Washington High School.

Date:  date unknown

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

Photograph

Collapsing Building

Date:  date unknown

Description: Building and smokestack collapsing amidst debris.

Date: 1899 ca.

Description: McCormick Harvesting Machine Company branch house building.

Postcard

Plankinton House

Date: 1912 before

Description: View looking east on Grand Avenue from the corner of Grand Avenue and 2nd Street. Plankinton Block was located between West Water (now Plankinton Street) a...

Date: 1916 before

Description: Restaurant interior. The bar is on the left, arched ceiling overhead. Palm trees decorate the spaces between the tables. Located on N. 3rd Street, south...

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