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Description: Worker reads union newspaper while sitting on a bunk and smoking a cigar. Part of a series on working conditions aboard Lake Michigan railroad car ferries....
Description: A "glamour" portrait taken of Angie Vail, probably while Bob Vail was in the service.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Exterior of building, with arched main entrance. The road in front is crowded with pedestrians, trolleys, and horse-drawn vehicles. On the left is a boat...
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of H.H. Coleman, Milwaukee publisher.
Description: Group of people on steps in front of unknown building in Milwaukee. A car is parked on the street.
Description: W. Juneau Avenue commercial district looking east from N. 7th Street. A dog is crossing the street in the foreground, and pedestrians, and horse-drawn vehi...
Date: 1904 after
Description: Soldiers marching in a parade down a street. Spectators fill the sidewalks.
Description: Paper mill debarker drum that was purchased and used by the Manitowoc Shipbuilding Company. Man in photograph is unidentified.
Description: Elevated view of railroad yard, with engines and cars on some of the tracks. Smoke is billowing out in the background and covering much of the yard. Buildi...
Description: Warehouse in Milwaukee's historic Third Ward transformed for its appearance in a made-for-TV movie as the Biograph Theatre in Chicago, where John Dillinger...
Description: Seated portrait of Governor Oscar Rennebohm.
Date: 1906-11-29 before
Description: Front cover and menu pages of the a la carte and table d'hote options for Thanksgiving dinner at the Schlitz Hotel, with a boy wearing only a chef's hat an...
Description: Large commercial gear that was purchased by ACC-Vickers-Babcock Limited and exported to India. Original Falk caption reads, "215 inch OD x 29 inch face rin...
Description: An outdoor group photograph of the employees of the Golden Guernsey Dairy, posed in front of the building.
Description: Formal portrait of Alice Bedard, taken in Harold Gauer's Brady Street apartment.
Description: Display that advertises the sale of U.S. Savings Bonds through the Payroll Savings Plan or the Bond-a-Month-Plan. Wisconsin State Governor Walter J. Kohler...
Description: Tree-shaded residential neighborhood at 920 N. 16th at State Street. Caption on glass plate reads, "Looking southeast showing property side of street, 920...
Date: 1865 ca.
Description: Studio portrait of young Lieutenant Colonel Arthur MacArthur Jr., F & S, 24th Wisconsin Infantry, posing in a Civil War uniform next to a chair.
Description: Dual interior views of the Schlitz Brewery bottling department.
Description: Robert Bloch sitting at a large desk with a cigarette in a cigarette holder in his left hand. Behind him is a carved fireplace and elaborate paneled walls.
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