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Drawing

Milwaukee River

Date: 1874 

Description: Milwaukee River near the Milwaukee settlement. People are depicted doing work in boats along the shore. Original is a pen and ink drawing, presumably made...

Photograph

Logs at Sawmill

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Exterior view of an International Harvester sawmill, with logs stacked on railroad cars on a railroad track.

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: An unsuccessful test of Glenn Curtiss' hydroplane in San Diego Bay. The pilot about to be rescued is thought to be Milwaukee's John Kaminski.

Date: 1914 

Description: A 1914 Ford truck, the truck body was produced by the W.S. Seaman Company.

Date: 1949-02-22 

Description: Assistant Fire Chief Sebastian C.A. Ratcliffe shaking hands with three fire fighters with whom he has teamed to fight many fires in Madison. The photograph...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of a cable ferry in the Cuyahoga River. A man and several chairs can be seen on the ferry. A rocky pass can be seen down the river. Writing on photogr...

Photograph

East Wilson Street

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: 631-635 East Wilson Street. The far right building is an office for Roy's Transfer and Storage Company.

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: View of Milwaukee River with large sailing ship - a two-masted schooner - entering the port.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from across the water of Bogue Falaya Landing and Boat House. Published by C.C. Champagne & Co.

Date: 1994 ca.

Description: This brochure consists of a series of 16 maps of the Military Ridge State Park Trail and the Sugar River State Trail. In all, 62 miles of bike trails and 1...

Date:  date unknown

Description: In the center a man poses sitting on a plow pulled by a team of two horses. In front of him is a dog, and another dog lies just behind the plow. Standing b...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Business section of downtown.

Date: 1952-03 

Description: An invitation to “A Black Masque and Ball Macabre at the DOOMED McCORMICK MANSION.” The mansion was the former residence of Mr. and Mrs. Cyrus Hall McCormi...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Advanced, horse-drawn road grader in action. Here, excess dirt moves up a conveyor belt and is dumped in a wagon next to the grader.

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Description: Train approaching railroad station crowded with people and a band, possibly men coming or going from military service in World War I.

Date: 1951-09 ca.

Description: A British soldier or police officer and a civilian on the bridge between the British area of Hong Kong and Communist China.

Photograph

Winterble Property

Date: 1949-06-16 

Description: Freda Winterble property, 901 University Bay Drive, looking north toward Lake Mendota, showing trees on right side of road and house on the left, 928 Unive...

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Description: Small settlement between two mountains and alongside a river with tracks of the first transcontinental railroad passing through. A bridge spans the river.

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: View from bridge or boat railing of piles of lumber in the Paine Lumber Company yards on the banks of the Fox River. There is a boat house on the left shor...

Date: 1910-08-31 ca.

Description: Looking northwest on Fond du Lac Avenue from W. Walnut Street. Building with awning that says "1220 Zautcke Bros." Streetcars, pedestrians and horse-drawn...

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