Historic Photo Collection, circa 1875-2000

Scope and Content Note

The collection contains over 26,000 photographs of the Milwaukee area. While the photographs come in a variety of sizes, they are grouped together by size. The majority are 8" x 10" and smaller. Also included are photographs bigger than 8" x 10" and are identified as Oversize (OS) and Double Oversize (DOS). The photographs are in either black & white or color. The table below indicates the subject of the image, title, date, and the number of photographs within. There is also a see also reference that either links to another subject within this collection or lists another collection that contains related photographs.