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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: 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: This map of Wauwatosa shows 10 zoning class types of land including residential, manufacturing, and business. The map also shows government buildings, some...
Description: Woman stays cool by sitting in a small plastic pool while pouring cups of water on her head.
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: Elevated view of two women, one pulling loaves of bread from the oven and the other glazing crusts in the church kitchen.
Description: Couple poses behind carnival cutout of a sailor and mermaid.
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...
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: The Milwaukee County Alms House.
Description: Center of a panorama view of a full parking lot with the grandstand in the background.
Description: The intersection of Green Bay and Cedarburg roads taken for Wisconsin Highway Department.
Description: Michael Persten standing behind the prescription counter of The Medicine Shop, a pharmacy he opened in Wauwatosa.
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: Lori Miller, 5, wearing one of her mother's flowered (ribbon bows) hats.
Description: Jean Meyer plays with the sucker she got at a mother-daugher Christmas holiday tea.
Description: Color bird's-eye map of Wauwatosa, looking east toward Milwaukee and Lake Michigan. Predominantly green with cream colored roadways, with six land plots ow...
Description: This is a zoning map of Wauwatosa with a key of districts including agricultural, resident, business, commercial, and industrial. The map features labeled...
Description: Jim Niemann decorates dipped chocolates at his family's business, Niemann's Home Made Chocolate Shop.
Description: Cousins set up a road-side stand to sell fruits and vegetables grown by their grandfather.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: The G.B. Nase Decorating and Paperhanging Shop.
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