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Yahara River

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: View of the Yahara, or "Catfish" River.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Flour mills and dam.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of the city with a smokestack in the distance.

Date: 1941 ca.

Description: This pictorial map of Wisconsin with historical text highlights the history of the state and identifies places of interest, Indian villages, missions, trad...

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Street Scene

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: A storefront along a road.

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Daniel Angus House

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: The house of Captain Angus on the shore of Lake Superior in La Pointe on Madeline Island sometime around 1900. The Angus family came to Madeline Island in...

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: From the cover of a descriptive brochure in the Historical Society's Library pamphlet collection, this drawing depicts the large hotel grounds on Lake Mono...

Date: 1934-01-18 

Description: Exterior of the Emporium Department Store at 15-17 North Pinckney Street, also showing Joe Tittle Meat Market, Rennebohm's drug store, and automobiles angl...

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Home Construction

Date:  date unknown

Description: Men posed demolishing one house and building another on the same property, possibly the R.P. Ravey property. Two boys and a girl are posed standing in the...

Date: 1965 

Description: This map shows Milwaukee County Parkway lands, streets, streets not yet constructed, public facilities, schools, churches, and manufacturers. The map inclu...

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John Doris House

Date: 1948-04-14 

Description: Exterior view from across an intersection of the John Doris house, 603-605 West Main Street at South Bedford Street. The home was once a hotel, now home to...

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Softball Tournament

Date:  

Description: Softball tournament at old Barry Park. There are billboards along the infield between third base and home.

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Shopping District

Date:  date unknown

Description: Stores in the shopping district. Business signs read: "Laura Conklin Millinery" "Dr. Wilfley Surgeon" and "Jumbo Clothing and Shoe Co." Text on buildings r...

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Description: Northeast corner of N. 2nd and W. Michigan streets with the James G. Brazell Printing and C.W. St. John Labor Agency businesses. A man is standing at a fru...

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Portage Canal

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Steamboats docked in the Portage Canal, which was hand dug beginning in 1849 and completed in 1851. There are industrial buildings on either side of the ca...

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Description: Three men, two elderly, posed sitting in front of a house, one is holding an infant. In the shadows on the right is a woman standing on the porch. Julius D...

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Lumberyard

Date:  

Description: A lumberyard at about E. Lincoln Avenue and S. Burrell Street in Bay View, looking west to St. Josaphat's Basilica.

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Marlboro Billboard

Date: 1973-04 

Description: A Marlboro cigarette billboard advertisement looms over King Street.

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Stephen Bull residence before enlargement. Edna Billings appears at the right.

Date: 1953 

Description: Color photograph of a milkman using an International RBA-140 Milk Delivery Truck to complete his route.

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