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Date: 1944 ca.

Description: Looking west from S. 73rd Street at the Capitol Theatre and surrounding commercial buildings along W. Greenfield Avenue. Automobiles are parked on both sid...

Photograph

Road Races

Date: 1912 

Description: Driver Spencer Washart on left, with John Genter (the mechanic) sitting next to him. Washart has 'Mercedes" across his shirt. Another car is behind them,...

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Exterior view of new wing under construction. A fence separates the wing from the road.

Photograph

Cream Separator

Date: 1923-09-20 

Description: Two men ready a cream separator from Milwaukee Works to be transported to Hinsdale by airplane. One man is standing in the bed of a truck.

Photograph

Women in the Rain

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Three women in hats and long skirts walk with umbrellas in the rain.

Date: 1931 before

Description: Three horse-drawn fire engines in the street with steam rising from their tanks. Other fire vehicles appear to the right. Many pedestrians are present on...

Date: 1912 

Description: Theodore Roosevelt raising his hat amidst a crowd in Milwaukee. He is leaving a building heading toward a waiting car.

Date: 1946-08-23 

Description: Crew of the railroad car ferry "City of Milwaukee" demonstrating for a 40-hour week and overtime pay. The "City of Milwaukee" ferried Grand Trunk Western...

Date: 1937 ca.

Description: Large group of construction workers walking through neighborhood of houses that are in the middle of being constructed.

Date: 1915 

Description: Stamp advertising the 1915 Wisconsin State Fair. Includes an illustration of a woman waving a "Wis." pennant, overlooking crowds at the fairground. Stamp t...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Building with three levels, a porch and two balconies across the front of the house, a roof, and a man with a telescope in a belvedere in the center of the...

Date: 1938 

Description: Aerial view of rivers, with Lake Michigan in upper right, train yards, and highway in lower left.

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Description: Design in shades of red for 3 cent Wisconsin Centennial postage stamp with farming and industry theme.

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Description: New Northwestern Insurance Company building, with horse-drawn vehicles in the street.

Date: 1926 ca.

Description: This map shows streets, railroads, parks, and cemeteries. The top right includes an advertisement for Bartles-Maguire Oil Co. Wards are colored in red, yel...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A man driving through a neighborhood on a dirt and rock road.

Date: 1927 ca.

Description: Street railway and motor bus map with a legend of "Street Car Line", "Auxiliary Bus Lines", and "Motor Bus Lines". The routes are numbered. The map reads:...

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: View from pier or dock of buildings along the Milwaukee River, including a building with a clock tower. Signage on brick exteriors reads "J.C. Iverson Co....

Photograph

Boy Playing Tennis

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Description: A young boy is in mid-swing playing tennis on a tennis court. Other tennis players, houses and a park are visible in the background.

Postcard

522 First Avenue

Date: 1908 

Description: View from the street of three people standing in front of a small house. There is a small Oeil-de-boeuf window in the upper story. The windows have shutter...

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