• Marquette University High School students gathered in prayer

    Gessert, Sherman

    A priest leads students in prayer at Marquette University High School. Students relax on the floor of the room. The school started in 1907. Marquette H.S. 3401 W Wisconsin Ave. students in prayer.

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  • Milwaukee Indian Health Center offices

    A view of the office area at the Milwaukee Indian Health Center. Community Health Nurse, Charlene Smith, can be seen talking on the phone. Ind. Health Bd. Charlene Smith, Comy. Health Nurse.

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  • Milwaukee fireboat DELUGE engine room with Nordberg diesel engines

    Zeidler, Frank P

    The Nordberg diesel engine of the fireboat DELUGE (built 1949) The DELUGE last fought a fire in 1975, and was replaced by an amphibious craft in 1984. She spent the last remaining years of her service…

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  • Bitker-Gerner children's shoe department

    John Taylor Co

    A view of the children's shoe department in Bitker Gerner's. Shoe displays surround the room and there is a foot x-ray machine in the far left corner of the room. The door in the rear reads, "Bitker-G…

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  • August Uihlein Residence interior with readers

    Three woman and a man sit at a large tablecloth-covered table beneath a chandelier. A large area rug covers the wood floor. There is a birdcage hanging in front of a window with draperies. Several fra…

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  • Student and instructor at Layton School of Art

    Brown & Rehbaum

    Two students working at Layton School of Art. One of the students is getting instruction on watercolor painting from a faculty member. Art supplies are around the room. The school was founded by Charl…

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  • Interior view of fire riddled brick building on Cherry Street

    Barth, Lieut. Fred C

    A three story brick rooming building at 324 W Cherry Street caught on fire on March 26th, 1950. This is an interior view of the 3rd floor damage with a mangled bed and chair. Ten people died and anoth…

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  • Mt. Sinai Supply Room

    Picture of a nurse and other employees in a medical supply room. Metal shelves line one wall with plastic bins full of supplies. Counter and cabinets line the other wall.

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  • Bitker Gerner alterations department

    John Taylor Co

    A view of the alterations department at Bitker-Gerner's. Female employees can be seen tailoring garmets at their individual stations. Front: John Taylor Co. 29588. q. Back: Bitker-Gerner, Alteration D…

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  • Milwaukee Indian Health Center meeting

    A photograph of people (board members) in a hotel room talking. The Milwaukee Indian Health Center provided a full range of health care for Native American patients of all ages and both sexes. Ind. He…

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  • Krueger Printing Co men and women working binding books

    Brown and Rehbaum

    A woman works at a smaller machine with a stack of books. Two women sit at tables working with stacks of books. Men are working at larger machines in the back. The floors in the room are wooden and wa…

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  • Interior view of two men behind counter of A&P Grocery

    Owner Quincy Sizer behind display counter at left. Clerk Clayton O' Brien to his right. Left counter with baked goods with coffee grinder behind. Produce visible in right foreground. Note prices on ma…

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  • Basilica of St. Josaphat Polish Millennium Concert

    Ahlhaus, John W

    Polish millennium concert at the Basilica of St. Josaphat on Sunday November 27, 1966. Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra and soprano Halina Sloniowska. Featured in Milwaukee Sentinel on November 28, 1966.…

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  • Grand Avenue Santa's village

    Scott, Allan Y

    Adults and children stand in line at Santa's village. Fake snow, reindeer, and small houses surround the walkway. Lights hang from the ceiling. The mall opened on August 26, 1982 as part of downtown r…

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  • Nordberg diesel engine of the Fireboat DELUGE

    Zeidler, Frank P

    The Nordberg diesel engine of the fireboat DELUGE (built 1949) The DELUGE last fought a fire in 1975, and was replaced by an amphibious craft in 1984. She spent the last remaining years of her service…

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  • Ringer Testimonial Dinner

    Photo of several men attending the Ringer Testimonial Dinner, the guest of honor being Carl F. Ringer on the bottom left. To Ringer's left is William George Bruce. The Ringer Testimonial Dinner. Upper…

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  • Bitker-Gerner interior fire damage and debris

    An interior view of the damage caused by a fire to the Bitker-Gerner building. Metal debris is spread across the floor and damage to the walls and ceiling are clearly visible. The building was destroy…

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  • Grand Avenue fashion show

    Sears, Michael

    People are watching the finale of fashion show. Models stand on a platform that sits over a pond in the mall. The mall opened on August 26, 1982 as part of downtown revitalization. Shopping centers-Gr…

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  • Home on Market, hall and bedroom

    This photograph shows the interior of a small apartment on N Market St. There is a small wooden washstand by the front door. On the top of washstand is a plate, a cup and saucer, a covered bowl, a pit…

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  • Close up of Marquette University High students in prayer

    Gessert, Sherman

    A priest leads students in prayer at Marquette University High School. Students relax on the floor of the room. The school started in 1907. Marquette H.S. 3401 W Wisconsin Ave. 3-15-1984. Liturgy serv…

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