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Postcard

Randolph Hotel

Date: 1931 before

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

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: J. Robert Taylor's children holding a stringer of fish. From left: Fred Taylor, Ellen Taylor Higgins, Donna Taylor Adams.

Photograph

Michael Carpenter

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Michael Carpenter, Milwaukee manufacturer.

Date: 1903 

Description: Women officers of the Milwaukee Turners. Eight oval portraits are on a decorative hand-painted mat.

Date: 1942-08-15 

Description: A conductor leads a band made up of school-age children as well as a few adults at a Civilian Defense Rally. They are playing outdoors in front of the Post...

Date: 1941 

Description: Factory inspector examining artillery shells at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works. Original caption reads: "Inspector Thomas Pedersen checks 75 mm...

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: Crowd of men gathered around a man sitting in an early automobile with exposed wheels, engine, and steering wheel. The side of the automobile says "King Si...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A large line of motorcycles are parked along the road. Many people are standing by the bikes.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Governor Julius Heil speaks to an audience at the Wisconsin State Fair. Standing behind him are a boy scout and a U.S. Navy sailor.

Photograph

Loading Blatz Beer

Date: 1958-08-31 ca.

Description: Two men using a fork lift to load cases of beer into a truck at the Blatz brewery. The two men are Edward Klem, guiding the fork lift truck, and Frank Le B...

Date: 1979-12-03 

Description: An employee of Kehr's Kandy Kitchen packages candy for holiday sales.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across the Milwaukee River, showing advertisements for the Riverside Printing House, Book and Job Printing, Spring Street Lager Beer Hall, and Hood an...

Photograph

Solid Riding Ring

Date: 1971-10-08 

Description: This product was purchased by Allis-Chalmers of West Allis, Wisconsin. Falk caption reads, "Solid riding ring 102,000 pound rough weight, 244 inches in dia...

Date: 1955 before

Description: Aerial view of downtown, including railroad tracks in foreground.

Date: 1934-08-06 

Description: Reverend Richard Kiefer of Sacred Heart monastery in Hales Corners, Wisconsin, joins in the bingo competition at a Catholic picnic as women look on from be...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A woman adjusts her motorcycle in the middle of a street. A motorcycle is parked next to her.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length portrait of George Angus Buckstaff, Oshkosh manufacturer.

Date: 1930 

Description: Exhibit of the works of Frank Lloyd Wright at the Layton Art Gallery in Milwaukee which toured the United States between 1930 and 1931 and which aided in t...

Date:  

Description: Grinder room filled with cartloads of parts at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works. The factory was owned by the Milwaukee Harvester Company until 19...

Photograph

William A. Thompson

Date: 1921-08-06 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of William A. Thompson, Milwaukee comptroller.

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