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Description: Mother pours tea for her twins at the mother and daughter tea, sponsored by the Brookfield Woman's Club.
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"...
Description: Winter scene with Swanson School youngsters playing in the first heavy snow of the season.
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.
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...
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...
Description: Mr. and Mrs. Wallace Braatz top off the 26-layer wedding cake that Mrs. Braatz made for their daughter's wedding.
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...
Description: Color postcard of elevated view towards the altar of the Gethsemane Evangelical Lutheran Church. A Christmas tree is on the right.
Description: St. Dominic's Catholic Parish members tend the grills at their annual festival.
Description: Clark gasoline station near Brookfield, Wisconsin, which sold gasoline but not service work.
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: date unknown
Description: Color postcard of the interior of the Harvest House Cafeteria, Brookfield Square Shopping Center.
Description: Shoppers take refuge in the open doorway of a shop during a downpour.
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: 1920 ca.
Description: Front view of church building.
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...
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