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Date: 1888 ca.

Description: Exterior of Schlitz Brewing Company with two men and a boy in suits and hats in the foreground.

Date: 1927-03-09 

Description: A train carrying tractors stopped on its way from Milwaukee Works (factory).



Date: 1880 ca.

Description: Group portrait of postmen from the Milwaukee Area.

Date: 1959-06-08 

Description: Milwaukee Braves pitcher Lew Burdette stands on the pitcher's mound in a game against the Chicago Cubs at County Stadium, June 8, 1959. Burdette was known...

Date: 1887 

Description: Stereograph. From the northeast (contrary to photographer's description.) A large tree stands in the center of the image along the drive, with the home be...

Date: 1857 

Description: Caption reads: "THE LOTS embraced in the proposed Addition, are situated in the Fourth Ward of the City of Milwaukee, about twenty minutes walk from Spring...


Description: Edmund Eisenscher (1909-1995), posing with his dog.


Exposition Building


Description: Exposition Building.


Description: A crowd of mostly men sitting on bleachers in front of a brick building, all watching some type of sporting event. One man is walking in front of the bleac...

Date: 1953-03 

Description: Elevated view of construction of the new building, at Sixth Street and Highland Avenue. The downtown can be seen in the background, including the Schlitz c...

Date: 1948-04-24 

Description: A man and a woman dance together at the Lithographers Intercity Bowling Dinner Dance. She is wearing a large tag that says "ALA 'Windy' Ill. 48" and he is...


Description: Recruitment poster in German for the 26th Regiment of Wisconsin volunteers.

Date: 1963-05-29 

Description: Local veterans groups present a massing of the colors at the Wood cemetery.

Date: 1958-10 

Description: Milwaukee Braves pitcher, Lew Burdette, walks to the dugout after being removed from a game at Milwaukee County Stadium as fans and teammates look on.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Female factory workers machining parts for cream separators and International Harvester's Milwaukee Works. An original caption identifies them as "Milwauke...


Description: Portrait of Gauer at typewriter in the Brady Street "Lab. A similar one was taken of Bloch, then one was reversed and printed together to show Bloch and Ga...


General Cardwell

Date: 1957 ca.

Description: News portrait of General Cardwell saluting.

Date: 1914-02-27 ca.

Description: Second Ward Savings Bank building (now the Milwaukee County Historical Society), looking northwest from the corner of W. Kilbourn Avenue and N. Plankinton...


Frigate Gear

Date: 1958-04-30 

Description: Close-up view of a frigate gear that was later used by the United States Navy.

Date: 1965-05 

Description: TCD drive that was later purchased by U.S. Steel (Allegheny Project) and used by Gary Steel Works.

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