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Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1927 

Description: View uphill towards the central business district. Commercial buildings on the left include a service station and Hotel Thorp. On the right are commercial...

Date: 1949 

Description: Shriners on parade in Chicago. The men are dressed in middle eastern costume for an "Oriental Band" from the "-ktash Shrine Temple" [name obscured].

Photograph

Steele Tavern

Date: 1923 ca.

Description: Steele Tavern, built in 1849. The large, two-story wooden building with a rear wing, is in a state of neglect. The portion on the left has twelve over eigh...

Postcard

Main Street

Date: 1909-07-01 

Description: Photographic postcard of Main Street. Many people can be seen on the sidewalks and flags decorate the buildings. The street is not paved and several horse-...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of St. John Chrysostom Church and the surrounding cemetery, with a woman standing near the church's right side.

Photograph

Practical Joke

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Mounted on a ladder, a man is poised to empty a bucket onto the open umbrella of a man sitting on a sidewalk bench.

Photograph

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...

Postcard

Main Street

Date: 1907-09-28 

Description: Photographic postcard of Main Street. Buildings and trees line the street. Horse-drawn vehicles and pedestrians are on the street and the sidewalks. Text b...

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: Front view of the Lafayette County courthouse.

Date: 1940-05-03 

Description: A man stands at the back of an International D-15-M (Metro) truck owned by the National Drug and Chemical Company of Toronto, Canada. The side of the van...

Date: 1950-10-27 

Description: Pictured are (L to R): Kenneth Chorly (Pres. of Colonial Williamsburg), Dr. Tom D. Rowe (Chair of National Pharmacy Week), and Robert P. Fischelis (Secret...

Postcard

Wisconsin Street

Date: 1905 

Description: Wisconsin street looking west. The Gimbels sign can be seen. Text on postcard reads "Wisconsin St. & Railway Exchange Bldg., Milwaukee, Wis."

Date: 1928 ca.

Description: University of Wisconsin-Madison, looking west. Lake Mendota and Picnic Point are in the upper right of the image. Bascom Hall, the Red Gym, the Wisconsin H...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Dr. and Mrs. Philip R. and Katherine B. Fox residence at 28 West Wilson Street, corner of South Carroll Street. The house was constructed of Milwaukee bric...

Date: 1914 after

Description: A view of the facade and side of St. Mark's Parish School. A dirt lot is next to the building.

Date: 1929-02-16 ca.

Description: Exterior of the Morrison Implement Company, an Inernational Harvester dealership. Two trucks are parked outside the storefront which has large show windows...

Photograph

Borden's Truck

Date: 1950 

Description: Juan B. Marquez, driver of an International L-150 truck for Borden's Fine Dairy Products, delivers a crate of dairy products to El Aguila Groceries. The b...

Date: 1937 

Description: An International D-2 truck owned by Basley's Good Lumber Company parked in front of the company storefront. The text on the truck reads, "Use Weyerhaeuser...

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: Aerial view of Schenk's Corners looking east showing the intersection of Atwood Avenue and Winnebago Street.

Date: 1937 

Description: Elevated view of two International D-60 trucks owned by the Milwaukee Western Fuel Company parked near a yard with piles of coal. A large structure towerin...

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