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Date: 1913-09-25 ca.
Description: The Berlin Arcade building on the northwest corner of N. 3rd Street and W. North Avenue, just before opening. For decades, it was Rosenberg's, a popular wo...
Description: St. Mark's African Methodist Episcopal Church. 4th and Cedar (later W. Kilbourn Avenue). Cornerstone laid 12/5/1886. E.T. Mix was the architect. Two-story...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: A fountain and trees in Courthouse Square (now Cathedral Square) in front of the church.
Date: date unknown
Description: View from across the street with pedestrians walking on the sidewalk in front.
Description: "Bungee jumpers at Wisconsin State Fair, Milwaukee."
Description: Outdoor portrait of a wedding party that includes the bride and groom (center), three bridesmaids, a flower girl, and a ring bearer. A fence and a house a...
Date: 1904 after
Description: West from Ninth Street. Elevated view taken from on top of a building. Churches and trees line the road, which has a strip of land with monuments in the...
Description: Drawing of a Native American man looking into the Milwaukee settlement.
Description: Members of the Overpass Light Brigade, a Wisconsin activist group, are standing in a semicircle holding up boards painted black with letters formed by ligh...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Large, red building with steep roof. First level has awnings above windows. Behind the building is a grassy area, and trees are on the right and left of th...
Description: A green Wisconsin flag themed stamp design.
Description: Milwaukee streetcar and its passengers. Original Falk caption reads, "Photos borrowed from Milwaukee County Transport for use in brochure 850801. Originals...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: East Water Street and Wisconsin Street, northwest corner; this is also called the Ludington Block. The Spring Street and Booth Building are in the backgrou...
Description: Milwaukee streetcar conductors pose in front of streetcars. On the left is Edwin Salber.
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Arthur N. McGeoch, Milwaukee realtor.
Description: First place winning design in blue for a 3 cent Wisconsin centennial stamp, which features a farming theme, including a tractor with the word "Forward" on...
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: Group of men and women marching down Wisconsin Avenue. On the left is the Milwaukee Public Library, located at 814 West Wisconsin Avenue. Large sign reads:...
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Metal bridge over river with three men standing near the railing.
Description: Stereograph of John Johnston's (1836-1904) first grand home, 1130 Grand Avenue. Johnston was a successful Milwaukee banker, who moved to "The Lion House" a...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Elevated view looking southwest from the Court House.
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