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Date: 1853 ca.

Description: Bird's-eye map of Milwaukee looking east toward Lake Michigan from a bluff, long since graded into a slope, at about 6th Street between Wisconsin Avenue an...

Date: 1937-03-09 

Description: Factory worker employee boring holes into engine crankcases at Milwaukee Works.

Date: 1938-10-28 

Description: Docks and shanties at Jones Island with smokestacks and cranes in the background.

Date: 1969-05-07 

Description: Pinion marine gear unit that served as a component for a Great Lakes Ore Carrier. This product was later purchased by General Motors-Electro Motive Divisio...

Postcard

Juneau Park

Date:  date unknown

Description: Train station in the distance, with a man standing in the foreground on steps leading down to the lake, near a fenced-in pond. On the left are railroad tr...

Date: 1912-06 

Description: Two women seated at desks with typewriters in an office. A calendar on the wall indicates it is June 1912. Another poster advertises speakers in support of...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Father James Groppi marches with African American teenage girls who are carrying signs that read, "Stop Bussing For Segregation" and "Stop School Segregati...

Date: 1996 

Description: Artist's rendering of a suite plan for Miller Park Stadium.

Date: 1998 

Description: Lynn Sneary's artistic rendering of an overhead rear view of Miller Park Stadium.

Date: 1924 

Description: This map shows streets, selected buildings, railroads, railway yards, schools, parks, schools, cemeteries, bays, the Milwaukee River, and Lake Michigan. De...

Photograph

Wisconsin Club

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: Wisconsin Club, Ninth Street and Wisconsin Avenue. Built as the Alexander Mitchell residence in 1876-1878. After his death, it was used as the quarters of...

Photograph

Orpah Layton Dawson

Date:  date unknown

Description: Vignetted quarter-length portrait of Orpah Dawson in a headdress and high-collared dress. Orpah Layton Dawson was Frederick Layton's aunt and Grace Hayman...

Date: 1934 after

Description: A man is walking on the raised sidewalk in front of the building near a fence. On the windows is written "Lakehouse Lunch Room".

Date: 1905-06 before

Description: Stereographic elevated view of the Milwaukee Exposition Building.

Date: 1967-01 

Description: Astronaut James A. Lovell and his wife during a visit to Wisconsin. One measure of Lovell's celebrity status is the fact that it is Wisconsin's governor,...

Photograph

Julius Simon

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Julius Simon, Milwaukee merchant.

Photograph

Railroad Yards

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Elevated view of railroad yards with trains sitting on many of the tracks, though other tracks are sitting empty. Steam is rising from trains in the backgr...

Photograph

East Water Street

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: Elevated stereoview of East Water Street showing City Hall.

Date:  

Description: "Dress" photograph of Marion Bloch taken at Harold Gauer's Brady Street apartment.

Date: 1989-05-19 

Description: Two young boys in a grocery store figuring out prices of food with a calculator.

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