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Description: Michael Persten standing behind the prescription counter of The Medicine Shop, a pharmacy he opened in Wauwatosa.
Description: View across railroads tracks towards the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railroad station. A number of children and adults are standing around the station. S...
Description: A three-year-old girl uses a toy telephone, and carries on an imaginary conversation at a preschool.
Description: Lori Miller, 5, wearing one of her mother's “flowered” (ribbon bows) hats.
Description: Couple poses behind carnival cutout of a sailor and mermaid.
Description: Young boy and girl make the autumn chore of leaf-raking fun.
Description: Woman stays cool by sitting in a small plastic pool while pouring cups of water on her head.
Date: 1944 ca.
Description: Jo-Claren Maurin (b. 1942) sitting on the stoop of her house in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin wearing a red straw hat and holding a matching red straw purse. She i...
Description: Cousins set up a road-side stand to sell fruits and vegetables grown by their grandfather.
Description: Three boys take a break from baseball to view the Wisconsin Geological Society's rock, gem and mineral show at Wauwatosa's Hart park recreational building.
Date: 1960 ca.
Description: Portrait of Laura Graf seated in a chair at her home in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin. A bookcase is behind her.
Laura was born September 2, 1898 in Pewaukee (Wa...
Description: Elevated view of two women, one pulling loaves of bread from the oven and the other glazing crusts in the church kitchen.
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