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Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Henry J. Steinman, Milwaukee merchant.
Description: Senator Walter Mondale of Minnesota was a featured speaker at an agricultural conference in Milwaukee. Here he leans across the head table to speak with s...
Description: A member of the Milwaukee Astronomical society explains the telescope to children as they look at the stars from the starwagon at the Doerfler playground.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Woman sweeping snow off a porch. She is wearing a dress and apron.
Description: Group of Oconomowoc High School students on a tour at the "Milwaukee Journal." They are viewing the newspaper's presses in operation.
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: View from street of the Milwaukee Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway station.
Description: A craft class member of Milwaukee public school system's recreation department frosts a gingerbread cookie house at the Grant Street social center.
Description: A male employee, Harold Ladwig, welds an area on a worm gear. Original Falk caption reads, "A series of pictures taken in Weld Shop to illustrate steps in...
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Henry L. Nunn, Milwaukee manufacturer.
Description: Wine list menu for The Black Steer, with a waiter holding a serving tray with a bottle and two glasses, and making an "okay" motion with his other hand; in...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Side view of courthouse. Several cars are parked on the road lining the courthouse, and a woman is stepping onto the sidewalk near a fire hydrant.
Date: date unknown
Description: Fire fighters on the street aim fire hoses at a fire in a collapsing building. Smoke envelopes most of the fire and rubble. On the right, only one wall of...
Description: Photograph of an illustration. The image is of Gimbels Department Store at the corner of W. Wisconsin and N. Plankinton Avenues. Possibly a drawing of a pl...
Date: 1965 ca.
Description: Elevated view over railroad yards from the 27th Street viaduct.
Description: Factory worker employee boring holes into engine crankcases at Milwaukee Works.
Description: Emil Andel of the American Bowling Congress demonstrates an automatic foul detector in a bowling alley.
Description: Water tower (built 1875), with St. Mary's Hospital behind it on the left.
Description: A coaching party of festively clad men, women, and children departing for the Annual Scottish Games sponsored by the St. Andrews Society. Some participants...
Description: View down long line of workers from the United States Postal Service demonstrating for an increase in salary to meet war-time cost of living increases.
Description: Elevated view over bridge and river looking up Grand Avenue. Pedestrians, horse-drawn vehicles and a street car are in the foreground.
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