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Description: Three men in a horse-drawn fire engine races down a downtown street.

Postcard

Lake Kosciuszko

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: A boat with five people are on a lake surrounded by trees. Behind them are several docked boats. In the background is a park area with a red-roofed build...

Date: 1965 

Description: This map is indexed for public buildings and includes a numbered key on the lower left side. The streets are labeled and Lake Michigan is labeled on the fa...

Date: 1860 ca.

Description: Map shows meadows, forests, buildings, railroad, and lots south of part of the city of Milwaukee. Relief shown by hachures. Includes list of lot acreages...

Photograph

Building on Fire

Date: 1931 before

Description: Groups of fire fighters work to put out a fire in winter. Smoke is billowing out the windows and covering the facade. A building on the far left has a sig...

Date: 1904 ca.

Description: This map shows wards, schools, engine houses, railroads, street railways, block numbers, parks, roads, and Lake Michigan. Also included are indexes: Table...

Photograph

Broken Clock

Date: 1924-03-18 

Description: "Clock at Goldman's Jewelry Store, corner of Wisconsin Avenue and E. Water Street, run down by a truck." A crowd gathers around the broken clock.

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Painesville Memorial Chapel

Date: 1942-07-20 

Description: Newspaper clipping giving information about the chapel. Above the article is a photograph of a meeting in progress.

Photograph

State Fair Grounds

Date: 1945 

Description: Fruits, Farm Crops building.

Date: 1936 

Description: View from the southeast. House is one story, with a larger building behind it. The porch has four fluted columns and siding along the walls. A side room...

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: A view of the facade and side of the Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company building, taken from an elevated vantage point. The structure has a set of...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Government building with tower on street corner. Pedestrians are on the sidewalk in front.

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Description: View of Milwaukee buildings and rooftops west from the top of the courthouse.

Photograph

Sheridan Apartments

Date:  

Description: Front view of Sheridan Apartments. Caption on negative reads, "Looking South at Sheridan Apts. 2435 W. Wisconsin Ave."

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Description: View of old sailing boats at a shoreline with elevator A in the background.

Map or Atlas

Map of Milwaukee

Date: 1861 

Description: Map with labelled block and lot numbers, owners of large property parcels, city wards, railroads, and streets. Population from 1835 to 1860 listed below ti...

Date: 1972 

Description: Aerial view of Milwaukee campus, with surrounding homes and buildings.

Date: 1918-10-06 

Description: Polish parade in Kosciuszko Park at W. Becher and S. 8th Streets, with St. Josaphat's Basilica in the background. The Kosciuszko statue was later move to t...

Date: 1850 ca.

Description: View of Milwaukee.

Date: 1960 before

Description: Administration Building. A two-story building with an sign and a symbol of a tall beer of glass flanked by two stalks of a plant on the front entrance of t...

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