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Description: Intersection of Detroit and Jefferson Streets. At the corner is a business with a sign on the front promoting spaghetti and ravioli. On the side of the sam...
Description: Waist-up seated studio portrait of Christian Glaus, Milwaukee banker.
Description: Race car driver Paul Russo of Kenosha at the Wisconsin State Fair. He raced in 13 Indianapolis 500 races.
Description: Walter Mondale campaigns for president in 1984 during his failed run against Ronald Reagan.
Description: News portrait of Donald A. Buchanan of Minneapolis. Buchanan, then living at the Rescue Mission in Milwaukee, was overcome by gas while he was trying to re...
Description: Chromolithograph poster advertising a Milwaukee Mardi Gras celebration, arranged by the Turnverein and Milwaukee Musical Societies, and held at the Exposit...
Description: View of bluffs and buildings on the shore of Lake Michigan.
Description: Looking south on the Milwaukee River from Wells Street. Landmarks left to right: Manufacturers Home Building, First National Bank, and the Pabst Building....
Date: 1936 before
Description: Merrill Hall and other smaller buildings from across the street.
Description: Lithographed poster by Lipman of Milwaukee.
Date: 1923 ca.
Description: The Milwaukee River from the east bank at the North Avenue dam . Caption on negative reads, "Milwaukee River at North Ave".
Description: The Cotton Shop and Rolands on W. Wisconsin Avenue. Caption on print reads, "Looking south at 317-321 W. Wisconsin Ave". Plaque on building next door says...
Date: 1921-09-01 ca.
Description: Crowd of individuals at the Wisconsin State Fair with a view of the Colosseum in the background.
Description: The Wisconsin Council of Agriculture exhibit at the 1938 Wisconsin State Fair.
Date: 1926 ca.
Description: Building completed around 1926-27. Interior view of a desk area which runs along the right wall, with wood paneling on the desks and columns. Two tall wri...
Description: A barefoot child is sitting on the sidewalk. Houses and buildings are in the background, and laundry is hanging out to dry.
Description: Man in a suit and hat stands on the street holding a stack of Milwaukee Journal newspapers.
Description: The southeast corner of the Friend Brothers Clothing Company at N. Broadway and E. Michigan Street.
Description: Residence of Charles Ray, 88 Prospect Street.
Description: Leaving Milwaukee harbor via tugboat, this was the final voyage of the Lucia B. Simpson. Made in 1928, the Simpson was the last of the lake lumber s...
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