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Description: A five-story tall inflatable gorilla attracted potential buyers to a special sale at the Uptown Lincoln-Mercury dealership in Wauwatosa. Although the pres...
Description: An ad featuring Wauwatosa, showing the First Baptist Church built in 1854 and the First Congregational Church built in 1853.
Description: Jim Niemann decorates dipped chocolates at his family's business, Niemann's Home Made Chocolate Shop.
Description: Couple poses behind carnival cutout of a sailor and mermaid.
Description: Woman stays cool by sitting in a small plastic pool while pouring cups of water on her head.
Description: The main entrance to the Lowell Damon home.
Description: The intersection of Green Bay and Cedarburg roads taken for Wisconsin Highway Department.
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: The Milwaukee County Alms House.
Description: Michael Persten standing behind the prescription counter of The Medicine Shop, a pharmacy he opened in Wauwatosa.
Description: Three young men displayed some campaign materials outside their own GOP headquarters in a garage at 8608 W. Meinecke Avenue in Wauwatosa. They are, from le...
Description: The Lowell Damon house, east elevation or front.
Description: Elevated view of two women, one pulling loaves of bread from the oven and the other glazing crusts in the church kitchen.
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...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: The Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul railroad depot.
Description: Design in purple for the Wisconsin Centennial 3 cent postage stamp. There is a farming theme, with stacks of grain and a barn.
Description: Actors in Indian costume as seen in the film "Mishaskwut", which depicts the life of the Menominee Indians. The film was sponsored by the Wauwatosa Board o...
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: 1925 ca.
Description: The G.B. Nase Decorating and Paperhanging Shop.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: The Faries home, built in 1858.
Description: This map of Wauwatosa shows 10 zoning class types of land including residential, manufacturing, and business. The map also shows government buildings, some...
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