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Date: 1906 ca.
Description: Elevated exterior view of the Wells Building.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: A large building on a small hill above a road. Three posts are along the road, and small rails line the the sidewalk near a small drive. A man is standing...
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Wisconsin Street, looking west from the Post Office. Includes the Pabst Building, the Wells Building and the Pfister Hotel.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Depicts an overweight man wearing a bowler hat drinking beer directly from a barrel. In the background beer steins are littering the ground. The caption at...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Downtown aerial view with the Milwaukee River and City Hall.
Date: date unknown
Description: Elevated view of water tower and Water Tower Park.
Description: Lake Park. A large bridge stretches above a small road or path in a ravine surrounded by flowering plants. The lake is beyond, with a boat in the center...
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...
Description: Elevated view of the Court House, the Masonic Temple, St. Johns Cathedral and the Emanuel Church.
Date: 1912 before
Description: View of the Alhambra Theatre Building on the corner of W. Wisconsin Avenue and N 4th Street. A U.S. flag flies from the top of the building.
Date: 1904 after
Description: Merrill Hall. Main entrance is visible through trees, and three women are walking down the road towards the building.
Description: Exterior view of cathedral. A flag is flying from the roof on the right.
Description: The Hotel Astor at Astor, Juneau & Marshall Streets. Large red building with pedestrians, three cars, trees, and an American flag.
Description: Humorous cartoon postcard showing a man flying an airplane constructed primarily of beer bottles, pretlzes and sausages, and powered by Miller beer over th...
Description: Washington Monument in Grand Avenue Park.
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: Wisconsin Street looking east from Grand Avenue.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Elevated view of the Pabst Brewery shipping yard showing several teams of horses hitched to wagons loaded with barrels of beer. A man holds the reins of ea...
Description: Grand Avenue (now Wisconsin Avenue). Statue is in center foreground with trees around it, as well as a road and church to the left and other buildings to t...
Description: Color print of the front of the courthouse. Bare trees surround a fountain in the front, which has the top-most part of the dome cut-off by the frame.
Description: Building with blue roof in distance at the end of a curving road. The drive is lined by flowers.
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