• Becker Post & Lumber

    A man stands on the porch of a wood building adjacent to a yard filled with many piles of lumber. Southeast corner Teutonia and Hampton Avenue. This is the Becker Post and Lumber Company which was a l…

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  • Heavily loaded lumber schooner

    H. H. Bennett Studio

    A tug pulling a lumber laden schooner near the North Water Street bridge at the confluence of the Menomonee and Milwaukee rivers, About 1885. Lumber schooner near north Water Street Bridge, at forks o…

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  • John Schroeder Lumber Yard

    View of John Schroeder Lumber Yard with new concrete dock wall along the Milwaukee river with Albert Trostel & Sons Co. building to the right. New dock wall, John Schroeder Lumber Yard in the Milwauke…

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  • Lumber schooner at dock

    H. H. Bennett Studio

    Lumber schooner docked with load of wood next her. Note the dinghy at the bow, the characteristic tall masks of sailing ships and the large stock anchors on each side, which are about seven feet in le…

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  • Horse-drawn lumber wagons

    Empty lumber wagon in foreground with loaded wagon and two-horse team behind. Two men standing on the horse-drawn load and two more men standing on large pile of logs in background. Several other log…

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  • John Schroeder Lumber Company

    Edward E. Gillen Co

    Photo of the Pleasant Street Bridge west abutment to the Milwaukee River. A barge carrying lumber and prefabricated walls is passing under the bridge. In the background is the John Schroeder Lumber &…

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  • Custodian carrying lumber through mall

    Custodian visible in center on floor of mall carrying a board. Stores under construction seen in left background and right foreground on ground floor. Table with blueprints at right bottom. Man walkin…

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  • Schooner with load of lumber

    J. C. Iversen & Company

    Men unloading lumber from a schooner on the Milwaukee river. Old view showing lumber schooners discharging cargo in the Milwaukee river, Oneida Street Bridge (about 1880). (Copy of old view loaned by…

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  • Hilty-Forster Lumber Co. 4

    Stanger, Fred H

    The large lumber yard and warehouses of Hilty-Forster. Established in 1874 on 12th and St. Paul, the company moved to North 91st in 1953. Consumer Dev Report of 1954

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  • Hilty-Forster Lumber Co. 2

    Stanger, Fred H

    The large lumber yard and warehouses of Hilty-Forster. Established in 1874 on 12th and St. Paul, the company moved to North 91st in 1953. General Lumber is visible in the background.

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  • Hilty-Forster Lumber Co. 1

    Stanger, Fred H

    The large lumber yard and warehouses of Hilty-Forster. Established in 1874 on 12th and St. Paul, the company moved to North 91st in 1953. General Lumber is visible in the background.

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  • Hilty-Forster Lumber Co. 3

    Stanger, Fred H

    The large lumber yard and warehouses of Hilty-Forster. Established in 1874 on 12th and St. Paul, the company moved to North 91st in 1953.

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  • Steam-powered barge adjacent to lumber yard

    Steam-powered barge and loading rig docked on a river next to two large piles of lumber. Wooden-frame building in left background. Wooden docks visible to right and left of barge. Note belt driven loa…

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  • Track-driven steam engine pulling sleighs of lumber

    Track-driven steam engine towing train of sleds loaded with white pine logs. Forest in background, logs strewn on ground in foreground. Two men standing on load in left rear, one man sitting in cab an…

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  • Stacks of lumber lay next to art building under construction

    Brown & Rehbaum

    A significant amount of lumber is next to the Layton School of Art building that is under construction. It appears that construction for the first floor is underway. The neighboring homes are visible…

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  • Wisconsin Land and Lumber Display at the Painters and Decorators Convention

    Cross, A. L

    Examples of the maple wood flooring product sold by the Wisconsin Land and Lumber Company, originally from Wisconsin but based in Hermansville, Michigan. Display is at the 1927 Painters and Decorators…

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  • Large piles of logs om forest

    Piles of snow-covered logs in forest. Two men standing middle. Forest in background. Ax stuck in log at their feet.Log boom for moving logs visible at angle above their heads. More white cedar. 8-11-3…

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  • Steam locomotive hauling flatcars on logs

    4-4-0 Diamond Stack steam locomotive #2 pulling tender and flatcars full of logs. Men posing on and next to locomotive. Two men standing on top of logs in two places. Ground is snow covered. Joseph Ne…

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  • Large pile of logs stacked beside railroad tracks

    Man in business suit, coat, and hat standing beside very large pile of logs. Railroad tracks visible in foreground. Wooden fragments seen in foreground. 3-27-47

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  • View of lumberyard with horse-drawn delivery wagon

    Empty wagon with two-horse team attached seen in center. Men standing to right and left. Lumber stored in structure at left, open air storage lumber piles to right. Loaded wagon in background. Thomas…

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