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Description: Elevated exterior view from across a street of the Golden Guernsey Dairy. Trucks are visible in open garages.
Date: 1930 before
Description: Front entrance of building. Pedestrians are on the sidewalk, and three motorcars are on the road in front of the entrance.
Description: Richard Allen of the Whitefish Bay Recreation Club swimming in a state Amateur Athletic Union competition.
Date: date unknown
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of General Otto H. Falk, Milwaukee manufacturer.
Description: Original Falk caption reads, "General view of the pattern shop taken as part of Allis Chalmers-Duval." Photo series for Bill Wyse. The core box in the fore...
Description: Factory worker employee boring holes into engine crankcases at Milwaukee Works.
Description: Men walking near the railroad Crossing Store. Above the store is a bridge providing a walkway over the railroad tracks.
Date: 1858 ca.
Description: View from the second story of the Salesianum, the residence of Dr. Salzmann. The view includes Lake Michigan, the Milwaukee shoreline, and some of the nume...
Description: Map showing Indian mounds in Milwaukee's Second Ward from a sketch made by Increase Lapham in 1836. Streets shown on the map include 6th Street, 5th Street...
Description: The smoke stack is several inches out of plumb, which was the reason the photographer took the photograph. Located on a waterfront.
Description: A young boy rings a locomotive bell. Other artifacts of locomotive history are on the table before him with members of the Milwaukee chapter of the Nationa...
Description: Mrs. Lloyd Knox demonstrating the technique of making spoon bread.
Description: Two men crouch atop of the large gear, while another stands at the side overseeing the lift. This gear was purchased and used by the Ladish Company of Cuda...
Description: Portrait, close-up, of Neill Brey on the occasion of a fire in the toy factory where he was employed.
Description: Panoramic view of Milwaukee County stadium from center field during the All Star baseball game.
Description: External view of National Soldiers' Home with cannon in foreground.
Date: 1969 ca.
Description: Exterior of church.
Description: Actor Tom Berenger who starred in the film "Major League," signing autographs at County Stadium, where some scenes for the movie were filmed.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Elevated view of downtown. Part of the Milwaukee River can be seen on the left side. Sign for the Germania building is in the lower right, and city hall is...
Description: Conference room at the United Auto workers (UAW) farm implement conference. Attendees sit at banquet tables and stand along the walls in the crowded room.
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