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Postcard

Lutheran Church

Date: 1971-08 

Description: Color postcard of elevated view towards the altar of the Gethsemane Evangelical Lutheran Church. A Christmas tree is on the right.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Color postcard of the interior of the Harvest House Cafeteria, Brookfield Square Shopping Center.

Date: 1987-06-21 

Description: Shoppers take refuge in the open doorway of a shop during a downpour.

Date: 1986-06-17 

Description: A group of children on "hot cycles", a form of young children's transportation, are being instructed on the rules of pedestrian and bicycle transportation...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Front view of church building.

Date: 1935-06-12 

Description: Label submitted to the State of Wisconsin for trademark registration. Features an Eskimo in a yellow coat and hat eating an ice cream cone. In the backgrou...

Date: 1935-07-29 

Description: Label submitted to the State of Wisconsin for trademark registration. "Frigid Frozen Custard." Features two men, each driving a dog sled with teams of dogs...

Photograph

Ham Radio Operator

Date: 1961-03-23 

Description: A ham radio operator uses his home radio equipment to allow Wisconsin residents far from home to link to family members via a radio-phone connection.

Date: 1933 ca.

Description: Front view of the former Dousman-Dunkel house with a gasoline pump and a woman sitting on the front porch. The Elmbrook Historical Society currently occup...

Date: 1980 

Description: Landscape view of a subdivision. In the center is an electrical meter, stone walls, and pine trees. In the distance are houses and telephone poles.

Photograph

"Indian Guides"

Date: 1963-01-27 

Description: Young Caucasian boys dressed like Native Americans as part of their YMCA "Indian Guides" program. They are being directed by the "All Nations Chief" Henry...

Date: 1988-06-25 

Description: St. Dominic's Catholic Parish members tend the grills at their annual festival.

Photograph

Heavy Snow

Date: 1963-12-12 

Description: Winter scene with Swanson School youngsters playing in the first heavy snow of the season.

Photograph

Clark Station

Date: 1962 

Description: Clark gasoline station near Brookfield, Wisconsin, which sold gasoline but not service work.

Photograph

Tea Party

Date: 1963-05-05 

Description: Mother pours tea for her twins at the mother and daughter tea, sponsored by the Brookfield Woman's Club.

Date: 1965 

Description: This basic street map shows roads, schools, parks and cemeteries and includes a street index in the lower margin. The map also shows a portion of Elm Grove...

Date: 1956 

Description: Interior perspective of the living room of the Robert W. Liske house designed and drawn by architect John Randal McDonald. The home was named "Sunny Crest"...

Photograph

Fancy Wedding Cake

Date: 1955-06-26 

Description: Mr. and Mrs. Wallace Braatz top off the 26-layer wedding cake that Mrs. Braatz made for their daughter's wedding.

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Dousman House

Date: 1925-07-22 

Description: A large wooden classical revival style building with rear extension identified as the Dousman House, or tavern. "[It] stands a few miles east of Waukesha,...

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