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Fair Midway

Date: 1894 after

Description: People strolling on the midway and stopping to observe the booths and displays. In the background is a large building with flags.

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Description: View of Milwaukee commercial district looking north over the Milwaukee River from the Michigan Street bridge. Landmarks right to left: Pabst Building, Mars...

Date: 1912-11-17 ca.

Description: Menomonee Valley railroad yard looking northeast to 6th Street viaduct. The George Schulz box factory was on N. 5th Street and W. Clybourn Street.

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W.C. Middleton

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of W.C. Middleton, Milwaukee manufacturer.

Date: 1877 

Description: Two maps on one page, removed from an atlas. The first map shows Wisconsin and the upper peninsula of Michigan counties and townships while the second map...

Date: 1882-05-02 

Description: Illustrated invitation to a May Party at Liederkranz Hall given by the Makers and Sawyers of Milwaukee. The invitation is illustrated in color with a hors...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Elevated view of brewing company. A sign for Schlitz is suspended between two of the buildings. Pedestrians, trolleys, and horse-pulled vehicles are on th...

Photograph

Beef Dressing Floor

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Description: A Milwaukee member of the Amalgamated Meatcutters and Butcher Workers of North America guts a beef carcass on the dressing floor.

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Description: Slightly elevated view over railroad tracks of the Union Depot, erected in 1866 on Reed Street. Horse-drawn wagons and cabs are parked nearby, and pedestr...

Date: 1858 

Description: Map of Martineau's Addition in the first ward of Milwaukee as well as buildings and location of adjacent additions with landowners names.

Photograph

Kissing Babies

Date: 1962-08-28 

Description: At Mitchell Airport, Senator Alexander Wiley greets the young daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Underborg of Waukesha with a kiss. Mrs. Wiley, holding a bouquet of...

Date: 1899-06-11 

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.

Date: 1938-10-01 

Description: J. Robert Taylor cleaning a furnace. He has a broom and a small brush in hand, a pipe in his mouth, and a dirty rag placed on his head. He is reading a doc...

Photograph

Lewis M. Alexander

Date: 1913-11-12 

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Lewis M. Alexander, Port Edwards banker and paper manufacturer.

Date: 1931-02-25 

Description: Masquerade Group, Turnfest Club, Milwaukee Gymnastic Association. Five men and eleven women are dressed up in masquerade clothing, and all are wearing head...

Photograph

Marquette Statue

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: Statue of the monk with a cross in his left hand and his right hand upraised. Behind the statue is a plaque with a carving of an Indian in a canoe near a s...

Date: 1936-12-08 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of John Gilbert Hardgrove, Milwaukee lawyer.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Soldiers Home with cannon and wagon in the foreground.

Postcard

Union Depot

Date:  date unknown

Description: Union Depot with clock tower. Railroad station on left side, with clock tower. Park area on right with orse-drawn vehicles near the entrance.

Photograph

Walter J. Keller

Date: 1957 

Description: Walter J. Keller, vice-president of the Marine National Exchange Bank, at a desk at the bank.

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