Date: 1835 

Description: Plat map of Milwaukee. Pen-and-ink and watercolor on paper. Certifications on back side signed by several early settlers, as well as a justice of the peace...


Water Street

Date: 1875 before

Description: Stereoview of East Water Street and Michigan.

Date: 1970 

Description: Unfolded, tri-fold, Milwaukee Brewers pocket schedule with Owgust, the "barrel man" logo, Pabst Beer ad, and County Stadium seating chart.

Date: 1921-05-13 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Vincenz John Schoenecker, Jr., Milwaukee manufacturer.


Description: Harold Gauer is sitting at a desk wearing a pinstriped suit. His left foot is bare and "typing" at a typewriter, while he reads a note and talks on the tel...

Date: 1909-03 

Description: Dilapidated Milwaukee house.

Date: 1937-11-04 

Description: A factory worker electrically records the horsepower of Diesel engines at Milwaukee Works. According to the original capiton, each engine was tested in thi...


Zeidler Clippings

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: A collection of clippings related to Carl Zeidler and his mayoral campaign, run by Harold Gauer and Robert Bloch.

Date: 2016-02-11 

Description: Journalist and author John Nichols, left, shaking hands with Greg Jeschke, a television journalist for WKOW, after being interviewed in the spin room at th...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: E.T. Mix, architect. 1 Waverly Place, built 1872. Three-quarter view of the front and right side of the house. A sidewalk and trees are on the right, with...

Date: 1948-03-31 

Description: A team portrait of the Lauftenberg Brothers Company women's bowling team at the Lutheran Center.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A small marching band is at the head of the parade with a military group marching behind them. Crowds stand on the sidewalk.

Date: 1909 

Description: The Easter week investigation of unemployment conditions with Professor Ross's class showing five children lined up by wooden fence with buildings in the b...


Large Bull Gear

Date: 1968-05 

Description: Bull gear for a large shaft mounted BOF drive. Falk caption reads, "Finish cutting on Schiess hobber in Shop 4. Male employee in photograph is Erv Schneide...


Description: Spoofing as the "Big Boys" in their rented offices during the Zeidler campaign.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Harbor area of Jones Island and garbage disposal plant, Stratton Grain Co., and more.


Railroad Yards

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Elevated view of Milwaukee railroad yards showing several trains on the tracks next to a large industrial building. The coal car in front of the locomotive...

Date: 1963 ca.

Description: Two elderly women at a reception at the Pabst Theater.


Lemberger Pharmacy

Date: 1940-11-26 

Description: View of the modest customer waiting area at Lemberger Pharmacy.


Theodore J. Giese

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Theodore J. Giese, Milwaukee manufacturer.

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