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Date: 1939 ca.
Description: Visitors of Milwaukee's sixth annual Midsummer Festival. Men and women walk on the lakefront walkways.
Description: Quarter-length portrait of Wheeler P. Bloodgood, Milwaukee lawyer.
Description: Letterhead of the Bunde & Upmeyer Company of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, with two putti setting a ring with a radiating, faceted gemstone. They are hovering amid...
Description: Three-quarter length seated studio portrait of T.L. Smith, Milwaukee manufacturer.
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Ludington Patton, Milwaukee manufacturer.
Date: date unknown
Description: Waist-up seated studio portrait of Alfred F. James, Milwaukee company president.
Description: A male employee stands near a screw press washer. The speed reducer shown is a Right Angle, Double Red. Later purchased and used by the American Boxboard C...
Description: Original Falk caption reads, "These pictures of machine number 7409 for Jack Blank to use as illustration of a Falk slotter to gain approval to use a simil...
Description: Quarter-length portrait of William C. Brumder, Milwaukee bank president.
Description: Waist-up studio portrait of Fred C. Best, Milwaukee mortgage company president.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: A small group of fire fighters fight an unseen fire with three fire hoses. Smoke obscures the fire, and on the right, a fire engine has smoke billowing fr...
Description: Portrait of the Seiden family (wife and in-laws of Salvator Moshe). Front row, from left: Thelma Seiden Moshe (wife), Max (father-in-law), Bessie (mother-...
Description: Group of four boys in Bavarian costume performing a Bavarian folk dance.
Description: Children gathered in front steps and on a platform with large painted banners at a street carnival, possibly the State Fair. There is also a stand with an...
Description: Elevated view of a gymnasium that has been converted into a place where citizens can vote on election day.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Construction workers are posed in front of the partially-built St. Josaphat's Church on scaffolding and wooden steps near large columns. There are two chil...
Description: Members of Milwaukee Livestock Handlers, Local 567 of the Amalgamated Meatcutters and Butcher Workers Union, celebrate their 10th anniversary.
Description: Factory worker assembles bull gear for a WD-40 tractor on an assembly line at Milwaukee Works. Photograph taken by Don Jones.
Description: Members of the United Automobile Workers union, Local 75, line up outside the local's headquarters, 308 E. Center Street, to vote on delegates to the union...
Description: View from shoreline of Millers, Syl and others in two boats on the Milwaukee River. In the background is a boat in the middle of the river near a bridge.
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