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Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated stereoview looking over the city of Milwaukee. In the background is a church, and factory buildings with smoke flowing out of the chimneys.

Photograph

Abandoned Cabin

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A small abandoned log cabin stands among tall conifers and overgrown brush. There is very little chinking remaining and no glass in the window. The cabin h...

Photograph

Man on Porch

Date: 1923 

Description: David Kincaid sits on the porch of a rustic cabin in the woods, at the entrance gate of "Hotz Trail" Road near Europe Lake. He holds an axe over his should...

Date: 1956-06-12 

Description: Steps made from railroad ties are a feature at one of the homes in the Parade of Homes.

Date: 1871 ca.

Description: Family of eight seated in a semi-circle in a yard with a stucco upright and wing house in the background.

Postcard

Catholic School

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of the front entrance to the two-story Catholic School. Bare trees stand in the lawn outside the building.

Date: 1863 

Description: Studio portrait of Catharine Eaton. She is wearing a dress and is seated in a chair with her arm resting on a table.

Date: 1878 ca.

Description: A tent of the Chicago Traveling Club with a sign on it saying "Always Hungry," and men with walking sticks, straw hats and a flute lounging on the ground i...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the family farm of Robert Hall McCormick (father of Cyrus Hall McCormick).

Photograph

Family Portrait

Date:  date unknown

Description: Large family group posed in yard near house.

Photograph

Hunters with Fox

Date: 1931-11-07 

Description: Three men (including Hilgers) proudly display their trophy fox.

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: Young boy drinking milk(?) from a glass while standing outdoors. A building or house is in the background.

Date: 1923-07 

Description: A woman wearing a dress and wide-brimmed hat empties water from one pail into another beside a hand-cranked well. The photograph was taken on the John Mani...

Photograph

Harlow Hebbe

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Harlow Hebbe, 10, a student at Northey School, poses on a pony in front of bushes at the side of a building. On the reverse of the photograph is written "M...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: View of the Carmelite Fathers' home on Holy Hill.

Date: 1930 

Description: Exterior view of Fitzgerald's Modern Rooms, which is a private home with rooms for tourists, with a screened-in porch, and a balcony. Two children are stan...

Date: 1925-09 

Description: View of garden landscaping on the Dickenson estate.

Date: 1923 ca.

Description: A man uses an International Harvester engine to power a saw. The man is cutting lumber while a child watches from the background.

Date: 1939 

Description: A woman standing on her doorstep buys bread from a deliveryman. His truck is parked in the driveway. Text on the truck reads "Capitol Bakers, 'Right' to yo...

Date: 1884-06-05 before

Description: Die-cut elongated octagonal menu for the 7th annual banquet of the Merchants Association at The Plankinton. On the cover is an oval portrait of a deer with...

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