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Photograph

Warren Spahn

Date: 1953 ca.

Description: Warren Spahn, famous left-handed pitcher of the Milwaukee Braves baseball team, completes a pitch to the batter.

Date: 1877 

Description: View of bluffs and buildings on the shore of Lake Michigan.

Date:  

Description: Memohead of the Diamond Ink Company of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, with product images of a bottle of writing fluid and a jar of alpha paste with an attached wat...

Date: 1917 

Description: Composite group portrait of the Polish Young People's Alliance.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Fire fighters on the ground spraying water from a fire hose.

Date:  

Description: View of the Sheboygan Lake steamboat out on the water with several passengers visible on the deck.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of the Soldiers Home.

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: Stereograph of elevated view of Newhall House which was destroyed by fire in 1883.

Date: 1981-03-10 

Description: Exterior view of a boarded-up Amoco gas station at 6731 W. North Avenue.

Date: 1952 

Description: A campaign picture of Democrat Henry Reuss wearing a suit, addressing constituents working at a grocery store. This was likely taken in 1952 while Reuss wa...

Map or Atlas

Map of Milwaukee

Date: 1849 

Description: This map shows lot and block numbers, wards, local streets, railroads, some landowners’ names, Milwaukee River, Menomonee River, and part of Lake Michigan....

Photograph

Rufus King

Date:  

Description: General Rufus King, seated in uniform.

Photograph

August Kieckhefer

Date: 1914-10-15 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of August Kieckhefer, Milwaukee manufacturer.

Date: 1887-10 

Description: A parade for President Grover Cleveland's Milwaukee visit during his Goodwill Tour. A marching band leads a horse and buggy (possibly carrying the presiden...

Photograph

J.L. Klingler

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of J.L. Klingler, Milwaukee manufacturer.

Photograph

Walter C. Carlson

Date:  date unknown

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

Date:  date unknown

Description: The First Ave Auto Garage, which seems to be an auto sales showroom, at 509 First Avenue in the S. Sixth Street neighborhood of Walker's Point is featured...

Photograph

Picketing Gimbel's

Date: 1955-03-15 

Description: Women from Pittsburgh AFL Retail Clerks' Union Local 1365 picket at the Milwaukee store.

Date: 1902-03-04 before

Description: Souvenir menu from the banquet in honor of H.R.H. Prince Henry of Prussia given by the citizens of Milwaukee at the Hotel Pfister. On the cover is a waterc...

Date:  

Description: Design in green for Wisconsin Centennial 3 cent postage stamp featuring evergreen trees, and an agriculture and industry theme.

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