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Description: Stamp advertising the 1915 Wisconsin State Fair. Includes an illustration of a woman waving a "Wis." pennant, overlooking crowds at the fairground. Stamp t...
Description: A posed photograph taken for the Milwaukee & Suburban Transport Corp. to mark the substitution of buses for streetcars on the West Burnham St. line.
Date: date unknown
Description: Left side view of locomotive engine no. 2861, a steam locomotive of the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad Company.
Description: Mr. W.L. Jens, manager of International Harvester's Milwaukee branch house, and Mr. F.C. Kohlmeyer look at a No. 1-B hammer mill.
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: John Fawcett Tyrrell, handwriting expert and documents examiner of Milwaukee, standing at left of an illuminated poster, ten feet high, entitled "The Histo...
Description: Long wooden pier with people fishing along the pier. Three males with their fishing poles and buckets are walking toward the viewer. A person next to a b...
Description: Falk caption reads, "Photos of ring gear to be displayed at the Association of Iron and Steel Engineers (AISE) show in Cleveland, Ohio, September 26th thro...
Description: The office of the Milwaukee County Airport.
Description: Original Falk caption reads, "Radial drilling on large split ring gear..." part of a photo and slide series for Engineering. Male employee in photograph is...
Description: Uptown Post #400 Drill Team in formation firing a salute on Armistice Day while passers-by pause to pay their respects.
Description: Quarter-length portrait of H.O. Brumder, Milwaukee publisher.
Description: A barber glances at the camera as he clips hair from a customer. The customer is reflected in a mirror in the background.
Description: A campaign picture of Democrat Henry Reuss wearing a suit, addressing constituents working at a grocery store. This was likely taken in 1952 while Reuss wa...
Description: Elevated view of Grand Avenue. A number of horse-drawn carriages are lined up near a bridge.
Description: Cyla Tine Stundel and her son, Ksiel, at his Bar Mitzvah.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: An apron-clad woman broils hamburgers in the kitchen.
Description: An African American boy twirls a "hula-hoop" around his neck.
Description: Man sorting envelopes in a mail room near tall stacks of mail.
Description: A group of "service managers" inspect engines at Milwaukee Works (factory). Photograph taken by McQuinn.
Description: Waist-up seated studio portrait of Walter Stern, Milwaukee company president.
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