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Date: 1920 before
Description: Elevated view of dam with a bridge further up the river. Various buildings are along the shoreline and on top of the hill on the right.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: The college occupies a large red building on the corner. A flag pole stands next to the building on the right.
Description: Warehouse in Milwaukee's historic Third Ward transformed for its appearance in a made-for-TV movie as the Biograph Theatre in Chicago, where John Dillinger...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Side view of courthouse. Several cars are parked on the road lining the courthouse, and a woman is stepping onto the sidewalk near a fire hydrant.
Description: A 1914 Packard delivery truck for Quality Biscuit Company, sitting in front of the W.S. Seaman plant. The car's body was produced by the W.S. Seaman Compa...
Description: Letterhead of the F. Mayer Boot & Shoe Company of Milwaukee, manufacturers of and dealers in footwear, with an elevated, three-quarter view of the Mayer co...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: The Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Railroad depot at W. Everett Street between N. 3rd and N. 4th Streets. Caption on glass plate reads, "C. M. & St. P. De...
Date: 1926 ca.
Description: This map shows streets, railroads, parks, and cemeteries. The top right includes an advertisement for Bartles-Maguire Oil Co. Wards are colored in red, yel...
Description: A man driving an early truck (ca. 1910). The front is labeled "Sampson".
Description: Police pushing a group of strikers in front of the factory gate at the Allis-Chalmers strike. On the far right is a man holding a press camera.
Description: Man unloading boxes of "Baby Ruth" and "Butterfinger" candy bars from an International D-2 truck outside the Monona Club. The truck was owned by the Suprem...
Description: Elevated view down Broadway from Mason Street showing buildings, horse-drawn vehicles, and power lines.
Date: 1952-07-24 ca.
Description: Aerial view of the Wisconsin State Fair grounds, showing the GMC trucks tent and the residential neighborhood that bordered the grounds.
Date: date unknown
Description: Men walking near the railroad Crossing Store. Above the store is a bridge providing a walkway over the railroad tracks.
Description: Tree-shaded residential neighborhood at 920 N. 16th at State Street. Caption on glass plate reads, "Looking southeast showing property side of street, 920...
Date: 1937 ca.
Description: Men work to level the ground for foundations to be poured for homes. Exposed brick walls of partially constructed homes are on the left and right, and a di...
Description: "Have another beer!"
Description: The "James E. McAlpine" in tow of tugboat "Conrad Starke" on the Milwaukee River.
Description: Drawing of proposed building's exterior. Architects were Bank Building Corporation.
Description: Harold Gauer and Robert Bloch stand near a wooden bridge, holding canes, in a wooded area blanketed in snow. There is a hat on top of one of the posts on t...
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