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Date: 1959-04-12 before
Description: Portrait of Milwaukee Braves manager Fred Haney in uniform.
Under his management In 1957, with a lineup that included future Baseball Hall of Fame membe...
Description: The original shop in the Davidson family backyard where the first Harley-Davidson motorcycles were assembled. There is snow on the ground.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Corner of Wisconsin Avenue and Jefferson Street. Cars are parked on the road on the right.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Portrait of a small group of men, women, and children standing waist-deep in the water.
Description: Photograph of an illustration. The image is of Gimbels Department Store at the corner of W. Wisconsin and N. Plankinton Avenues. Possibly a drawing of a pl...
Date: 1955 before
Description: Aerial view of downtown, including railroad tracks in foreground.
Description: A girl sits on a fence and holds the bridle of her horse as its foal stand by.
Description: Milwaukee Braves pitchers Warren Spahn (left)and Lew Burdette (right) flank Braves' General Manager John Quinn at the 5th Annual Diamond Dinner hosted by t...
Description: Young worker operates a large lever on railroad tracks. Part of a series on working conditions aboard Lake Michigan railroad car ferries. Ferry workers bel...
Description: A group of newly naturalized citizens registering to vote at City Hall.
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: View down street of St. Josephat's Basilica and the surrounding streets.
Date: date unknown
Description: Tables are set up at City Hall basement lobby as a venue for public access to the polio vaccine.
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: View from street of the Milwaukee Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway station.
Description: Winter scene of a snowstorm that hit Milwaukee just at rush hour creating a traffic headache for homebound commuters (seen here at Wisconsin and Milwaukee...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Merrill Hall; North elevation. Architectural plans with scale.
Description: Five men gather around an engine in a factory (most likely International Harvester's Milwaukee Works). Original caption reads, "Branch service managers vie...
Description: Vignetted carte-de-visite portrait of Professor Davenport Fisher (1832-1911), Milwaukee chemist. After earning his Ph.D. in Chemistry from Heidelberg Unive...
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Albert T. Friedman, Milwaukee merchant.
Description: Bird's-eye map of Milwaukee with prominent streets and buildings identified. Taken from City Hall Tower.
Description: A crossing guard helps a young student to cross the street at a cross walk at Abert and Green Bay streets in Milwaukee. Two cars (one a Chevrolet), have en...
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