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Photograph

Broken Clock

Date: 1924-03-18 

Description: "Clock at Goldman's Jewelry Store, corner of Wisconsin Avenue and E. Water Street, run down by a truck." A crowd gathers around the broken clock.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Grand Avenue and bridge over river with streetcar and horse-drawn vehicles on the street.

Photograph

Skate Boarders

Date: 1977-08-16 

Description: Skateboarders take a break.

Photograph

Frank P. Ziegler

Date: 1921-05-13 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Frank P. Ziegler, Milwaukee confectioner.

Date:  

Description: Two Goodrich Line passenger ferries are docked on the west bank of the Milwaukee River, north of the Clybourn Street bridge. The Pabst building and City Ha...

Photograph

Candy Maker

Date: 1981-10-11 

Description: Jim Niemann decorates dipped chocolates at his family's business, Niemann's Home Made Chocolate Shop.

Photograph

Car Racing

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: A two-passenger car with the number 13 on the front is going around the bend on a dirt race track.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Long row of men in suits and hats fishing on the breakwater.

Photograph

North 35th Street

Date:  

Description: N. 35th Street and W. North Avenue, looking west along the north side of the street. The First National Bank and Bloch Daneman buildings are visible.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Elevated view of fourteen-story theatre building, with two red buildings on either side of it. On the street are people, horses, carriages, and trolleys. T...

Photograph

Ann Willms

Date: 1891 ca.

Description: Full-length studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Ann Willms (b. 1881) of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She is wearing a dress, necklace, earrings and...

Photograph

Diver and Crew

Date: 1937 

Description: Three men on pilings pose with man in a diving suit in preparation for a dive. Onlookers are standing above on a bridge in the background.

Date: 1942-08-15 

Description: A group of school-age children with a few adults playing band instruments outdoors at a Civilian Defense Rally.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Family lined up and holding fish on what appears to be a lake shore. From left: Fred Taylor, Donna Taylor Adams, Ellen Taylor Higgins, unidentified boy, T...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group portrait of a band of Menominee Indians posing with their instruments. They are wearing feather headdresses.

Postcard

Water Tower

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Water Tower and park with Milwaukee Bay in background.

Date:  

Description: Interior of the Iron Fireman Company furnace showroom with displays of auto coal burners. The business was at 1218 E. Clybourn Avenue in 1930, and then mov...

Photograph

Church Skit

Date: 1963-06-26 

Description: Hope United Church of Christ members are putting on a skit of the "roaring twenties."

Photograph

Burning Building

Date: 1944-10-17 

Description: View from a distance of a fire. A large cloud of smoke billows out of the burning building and fire fighters climb on a ladder. A building in the foregrou...

Date: 1893 

Description: This map covers west to Wauwatosa, north to North Milwaukee, and south to South Milwaukee and shows street railways, city limits, parks, roads, railroads,...

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