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Children Sledding

Date: 1975 ca.

Description: A winter scene with excited children on a toboggan.

Date: 1933 

Description: Label cut in the shape of a parallelogram submitted to the state of Wisconsin for trademark registration. "Pabst Blue Ribbon Beer, Premier-Pabst Corp." T...

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Architectural drawing of the proposed YWCA building with automobiles and pedestrians in front. Sign in from reads "Build for the Womanhood of Milwaukee".

Date: 2015-11-10 

Description: Donald Trump talking to the press in the spin room, with Melania Trump standing behind him on the right. Trump is wearing an American flag pin, and she is...

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: Administration building for the school. Building has over three stories, and a covered main entrance.

Date: 1886 ca.

Description: Oil on linen study of a Union Civil War soldier holding a bridle that was created by one of the German panorama painters active in Milwaukee during the 188...


Lawrence Fitch

Date: 1921-06-15 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Lawrence Fitch, Beaver Dam company president.

Date: 1952 ca.

Description: A campaign picture of Democrat Henry and Marge Reuss with family and pet dog on front porch. Taken for Ruess' Run for Mayor after his service in Europe.




Description: A group of two women and four men and one boy sitting in an omnibus parked on a residential street. The front of the vehicle appears to read "Idaho Automo...


Foundry Casting

Date: 1972-12 

Description: View of a large casting made in the foundry. A male employee, Arthur Beoman, stands next to the casting as it is being lifted. This unit was purchased by C...

Read about Earth Day's founder, Gaylord Nelson, a Wisconsin senator and early environmentalist.

Date: 1957-07-03 

Description: Two male employees ease the top half of a metal casing over a Parallel Double Red Shaft that was purchased by E.L. Smidth and Company. Original Falk captio...


Rufus King


Description: General Rufus King, seated in uniform.


Worm Gear

Date: 1974-05-22 

Description: Original Falk caption reads, "These pictures taken to illustrate a procedure to allow saving and reusing Tivela lube during service or repair operations on...

Date: 2016-02-11 

Description: Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett, a Hillary Clinton supporter, talking to reporters after the Democratic presidential debate.


Milwaukee Streetcar


Description: View down snow-covered streetcar tracks towards a streetcar traveling up an unidentified residential street in Milwaukee.

Date: 1970-12-23 

Description: Winter scene with teenage toboggan riders, Rick Borckel (age 14) and Pat Voight (age 13), hitting a bump on a hill in Brown Deer Park, Milwaukee.


Description: Harold Gauer, smoking a pipe, stands shirtless in a clearing surrounded by trees holding a CARE box on top of his head, labeled: "CARE Send a Care Package...


Unidentified Street


Description: Looking east on Wisconsin Avenue at Water Steet with cars and pedestrians. Streetcars are running up and down the middle of the wide street. Skyscrapers an...

Date: 1954 

Description: Perspective rendering of the exterior of the Jerome Wallace House, designed and drawn by architect John Randal McDonald.

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