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Date: 1933-12-11 ca.
Description: This map shows residence, business, commercial, and industrial districts as well as streets, points of interest, and Lake Michigan.
Date: date unknown
Description: William Kammoeller, a 4-H Junior Fair camper, waiting in the Youth Building for the car to take him home.
Date: 1968-04 ca.
Description: Helicopter treating elm trees with DDT to kill beetles that carry Dutch Elm Disease.
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Women congregate near "The Victorious Charge," a monument to Soldiers who fought in the Civil War located in Milwaukee's Court of Honor on the median betwe...
Date: 1937 after
Description: Exterior view of the 800 block of South Third Street, with three large houses lining the road.
Description: Men and women are lined up in their parked cars to watch the State Fair automobile race.
Description: A sidewalk view down 318 North Jefferson Street with Sebatian Gagliano's Florist Shop in the foreground. Several people stroll on the sidewalk.
Description: Front view of Sheridan Apartments. Caption on negative reads, "Looking South at Sheridan Apts. 2435 W. Wisconsin Ave."
Description: Emil Seidel (left) stands in front of his house. Other adults and children can also be seen. He was the first Socialist Mayor of Milwaukee.
Description: Cover of an advertising brochure for the Milwaukee Harvester Company featuring a color chromolithograph illustration of a farmer in a field operating a hor...
Date: 1870 before
Description: Stereograph; looking down a wide, tree-lined dirt road. A fence is visible behind the tree line on the right.
Description: Lincoln Beachey is considered by many to be the greatest aviator of his era. He is pictured here about to take off in his Curtiss pusher, wearing his signa...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: A small group of fire fighters fight an unseen fire with three fire hoses. Smoke obscures the fire, and on the right, a fire engine has smoke billowing fr...
Date: 1904 after
Description: Chicago & Northwestern Railway Station. The station with the clock tower is on the right, and the tracks and train shed are on the left. Pedestrians are...
Description: Stereographic view of two workers placing barrels of coal onto wheelbarrows to unload off a ship.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul Railroad passenger depot. The village of Allis is now part of Milwaukee, Wisconsin and called West Allis.
Description: Man in car loaded with milk cans looks at man on Harley-Davidson motorcycle.
Date: 1928 ca.
Description: An open drawbridge with a boat crossing below. The First National Bank is in the background.
Description: Elevated view of crowd of people outside of the grandstands at the Wisconsin State Fair grounds.
Description: This map shows city, suburban, parochial and other types schools, with an explanation of symbols in the right margin. The original caption for the map read...
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