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May Day Rally

Date: 1938-05-01 

Description: May Day rally with a crowd of Union members on the steps of a large stone building. Banners read "United Labor 51st May Day: 1886-1937" "German-American W...

Date: 1914-04 ca.

Description: Factory workers operate machinery at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works.

Date: 1894 

Description: Sanborn map of Milwaukee, with the Milwaukee River on the left, and Water Street in the center. There are two iron draw bridges over the river.

Date:  

Description: Letterhead of the Roundy, Peckham & Dexter Company, wholesale grocers, with a three-quarter view of the company building on the left, and on the right a si...

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Union Depot

Date: 1885 

Description: Elevated view of Reed Street from the corner of South Water Street. This depot served the Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul, the Wisconsin Central, and the...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of Stewart house from the northwest. Building has two front doors, with a porch over the one on the right.

Date: 1956-09 

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...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Blocks of snow and ice are piled up in a river at a bridge. A large group of people are standing on the bridge. A person on the left has a long pole, tryin...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Group portrait of members of the Wolcott Post of the Grand Army of the Republic.

Date: 1835 

Description: Plat map of Milwaukee. Pen-and-ink and watercolor on paper. Certifications on back side signed by several early settlers, as well as a justice of the peace...

Date: 1938 

Description: Man unloading boxes of "Baby Ruth" and "Butterfinger" candy bars from an International D-2 truck outside the Monona Club. The truck was owned by the Suprem...

Photograph

William Walter Webb

Date: 1914-02-28 

Description: =Quarter-length studio portrait of Reverend William Walter Webb, Milwaukee clergyman.

Date: 1931 before

Description: Three boys playing in the water near the shoreline with their pants rolled above their knees. A fourth boy sits on the grassy shore, poking one of the boys...

Photograph

FDR in Milwaukee

Date: 1932-10-01 

Description: Franklin D. Roosevelt campaigning for the presidency in Milwaukee in 1932. FDR is riding in a flag-draped open car and escorted by police on motorcycles.

Date: 1905 after

Description: Color image of courthouse with a large tree in front. View taken at an angle to the building from across the street. Horse-drawn carriages are on the roa...

Photograph

George Burroughs

Date: 1921-05-11 

Description: Quarter-length portrait of George Burroughs, Milwaukee manufacturer.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Elevated view looking southwest from the Court House.

Date: 1954-06-03 

Description: Jackie Robinson crouches and points to a diagram of a baseball diamond sketched on the pavement as a large group of primarily African-American boys, some i...

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Rupert F. Fry

Date: 1914-10-17 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Rupert R. Fry, Milwaukee insurance company president.

Date: 1874 after

Description: Stereoview of Broadway in Milwaukee. Home has many peaks on the roof, and the drive to the entrance is on the right.

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