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Description: Children riding decorated tricycles and baby carriages in a fourth of July parade with adults lining the street behind them.
Date: 1853 ca.
Description: Bird's-eye map of Milwaukee looking east toward Lake Michigan from a bluff, long since graded into a slope, at about 6th Street between Wisconsin Avenue an...
Description: Docks and shanties at Jones Island with smokestacks and cranes in the background.
Date: date unknown
Description: Train station in the distance, with a man standing in the foreground on steps leading down to the lake, near a fenced-in pond. On the left are railroad tr...
Description: Lynn Sneary's artistic rendering of an overhead rear view of Miller Park Stadium.
Description: This map shows streets, selected buildings, railroads, railway yards, schools, parks, schools, cemeteries, bays, the Milwaukee River, and Lake Michigan. De...
Date: 1905-06 before
Description: Stereographic elevated view of the Milwaukee Exposition Building.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Elevated view of railroad yards with trains sitting on many of the tracks, though other tracks are sitting empty. Steam is rising from trains in the backgr...
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: Elevated stereoview of East Water Street showing City Hall.
Date: 1905 after
Description: Five story building with a flag with the hotel's name on it flying from the roof. Several people, a car, and a trolley are in front.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Elevated view of old City Hall building at right center facing the camera. Electric power poles are along the street, along which horse-drawn carriages and...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View across river of a boat docked near a building with a sign for Adolph Meinecke & Sons (Manufacturers). In the background is City Hall.
Description: Eleven motorcyclists wearing sashes stand in between two news service cars in front of the Milwaukee Journal building. Another row of men stand behi...
Description: Men and women walk around piles of coal, examining a collapsed structure in a coal yard.
Description: A 1915 Buick Jitney Bus for the Milwaukee City Bus Line. Its body was produced by the W.S Seaman Company.
Description: Left side of a panorama view of a full parking lot at the Wisconsin State Fair, with the grandstand and water towers in the background.
Description: This map is ink on tracing paper and shows acreages, wards, streets, rivers, and Lake Michigan. Also included are editorial notes in pencil.
Description: This map shows 8 zoning districts, as well as house number system, schools, parks, churches, and points of interest. Lake Michigan is labeled and the lower...
Description: A boy wearing overalls and holding a Pepsi bottle standing near a trash pile on a street curb.
Description: Rear view of the freighter "James Laughlin, Duluth". On the right is a sand dredge.
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