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Description: Robert Bloch on the set of Strait Jacket, a 1964 film starring Joan Crawford based on a book Bloch wrote. The film's director William Castle is hold...


Building a Floor

Date:  date unknown

Description: An employee of Clay Products Association builds a floor in a building under construction. Two men stand on the left near a brick wall.


Description: Two women sitting near a girl in a field by a pen with rabbits.


Dell View Hotel

Date: 1937 ca.

Description: The side entrance to the Dell View Hotel.

Date: 1909 

Description: A lighthouse is in the background, as well as several other buildings in the distance. The bridge is flanked by stone lions on each corner.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Five harness racing horses, sulkies, and drivers race around the Wisconsin State Fair track as an audience watches from the grandstand.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Color postcard of the downtown area on 5th Avenue facing east.



Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Close-up view of Taliesin, Frank Lloyd Wright's residence and studio. Taliesin is located in the vicinity of Spring Green, Wisconsin.


Grand Avenue

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Now called Wisconsin Avenue. Split avenue (strip of land down the center). View has several statues on plinths and/or columns in the center area.

Date: 1897 

Description: A traveling library inside a general store.

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: A hand drawn and colored map of the Milwaukee Township, showing how lands were used, included are parks, cemeteries, private grounds, and speculative land....


The Paper Mill

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the Paper Mill, with a bridge and road to the left. The view was taken from across the bridge. One building is visible behind the mill, possibly...

Date: 1943-07 

Description: A woman shops in the meat department at the Kroger store at Union Corners, 2541 Winnebago Street. She is there to promote the wartime Oscar Mayer Health fo...

Date: 1947-11-24 

Description: Margaret Foley, left, and Teresa White, right, are shown behind the cashier's window at Hotel Loraine where they were forced at gun point to turn over $154...

Date: 1961-11-02 

Description: Jennifer Jueds is shown enjoying milk and a hot dog as she relaxes on her "bed" in the gymnasium of the YWCA. She is one of 49 girls who spent 24 hours ca...

Date: 1957 ca.

Description: Aerial view of downtown.


Cars on Gravel Road


Description: Two cars driving on a gravel road lined with telephone poles or power lines. On the right beyond a stop sign, cars are parked behind a fence. More cars are...

Date: 1901 ca.

Description: Gallery 405 in the museum of the State Historical Society. Interior showing paintings on the walls, and a skylight in the ceiling.

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: View of a fishing boat, 'Stella,' near a dock and wharf. The city's shoreline restaurants can be seen in the background.

Date: 1863 ca.

Description: A sketch of pulleys on crankshafts.

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