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Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Chriesant M. Schmitt, Milwaukee manufacturer.


Roosevelt Parade

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: A group of men are sitting in a car among a crowd of people. Standing on the right are two photographers. Theodore Roosevelt is in the backseat of the car,...


Edward A. Bergwall

Date: 1921-08-06 

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Edward A. Bergwall, Milwaukee manufacturer.


Walter Gerhardy

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Walter Gerhardy, Milwaukee company president.

Date: 1903 

Description: Elevated view of tanning company owned by Guido Pfister & Fred Vogel in Milwaukee in the 1840s.

Date:  date unknown

Description: N. Fourth Street. Bell tower with clock to the left of the main entrance. Additional buildings are on either side of the main church.

Date: 1967-04-14 

Description: Vel Phillips is at a podium speaking to a crowd of people, some of whom are standing behind a street barricade. She is wearing a dress. In the bottom right...

Date: 1947-12-21 

Description: R.J. Thomas playing Santa Claus for children of Allis-Chalmers strikers. "Santa Claus Has Come To Town: You may not know it but that's UAW-CIO Vice-Pres...

Date: 1914-07-12 ca.

Description: Crowds at the race course watching harness racing in Washington Park. There are three racers visible with crowds of spectators sitting in the grandstands,...

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...

Date: 1892 

Description: This map shows water pipes, hydrants, stop cocks, check valves, fire cysterns, and manholes. Also shown are block numbers, streets, railroads, parks, cemet...

Date: 1913-10-09 

Description: Three-quarter length seated studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Herbert Henry Jacobs of Milwaukee.


Shovel Base

Date: 1985-09-12 

Description: Shovel base in the Falk foundry. This particular unit was purchased and used by Bucyrus Erie. Original Falk caption reads, "First job on VBM. Large weldmen...

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Underground Newspaper Cover: Kaleidoscope

Date: 1970-09-14 

Description: Cover of "Kaleidoscope," an underground newspaper, featuring a photograph of Native American Chief Sitting Bull, highlighted with red.


Dairy Parade Float

Date: 1946 

Description: International Harvester reaper float, the first prize winner in the Wisconsin State Fair dairy parade. The text on the float reads "Working Replica of the...

Date: 1970 

Description: View of the Blue Angel Drill Team, a flying aerobatic team formed in 1946. Four airplanes fly through the air.

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: The metal structure of a Lawson Air Liner fuselage on wooden supports inside a hangar. Probably the Milwaukee plant.

Date: 1959-02-17 

Description: A male employee inspects the ring gear which was later purchased by F.L. Smidth and Company of New York, New York, and used by St. Lawrence Cement Company...

Date: 1975 after

Description: Aerial view of Milwaukee County Stadium and the intersection of US 41 and I-94. County Stadium was built in 1953 and demolished in 2001. Although undated...


Description: Letterhead of the Evinrude Division of Outboard Motors Corporation of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, with the corporation logo and a man racing along in a boat with...

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