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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: 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: 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...

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: 1920 ca.

Description: Front view of church building.

Photograph

Clark Station

Date: 1962 

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

Photograph

Heavy Snow

Date: 1963-12-12 

Description: Swanson School youngsters play in the first heavy snow of the season.

Photograph

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,...

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: 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:  date unknown

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

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...

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

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.

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: 1987-06-21 

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

Date: 1988-06-25 

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

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.

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"...

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