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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: Couple poses behind carnival cutout of a sailor and mermaid.
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.
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: Jean Meyer plays with the sucker she got at a mother-daugher Christmas holiday tea.
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: 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...
Description: The intersection of Green Bay and Cedarburg roads taken for Wisconsin Highway Department.
Description: Lori Miller, 5, wearing one of her mother's “flowered” (ribbon bows) hats.
Description: Michael Persten standing behind the prescription counter of The Medicine Shop, a pharmacy he opened in Wauwatosa.
Description: An ad featuring Wauwatosa, showing the First Baptist Church built in 1854 and the First Congregational Church built in 1853.
Description: Woman stays cool by sitting in a small plastic pool while pouring cups of water on her head.
Description: Center of a panorama view of a full parking lot with the grandstand in the background.
Description: Exterior view of a boarded-up Amoco gas station at 6731 W. North Avenue.
Description: This map shows 32 zoning districts, house numbering system, parks, cemeteries, and Milwaukee County institutional buildings.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: The Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul railroad depot.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: The Faries home, built in 1858.
Description: The main entrance to the Lowell Damon home.
Description: Cousins set up a road-side stand to sell fruits and vegetables grown by their grandfather.
Description: Young boy and girl make the autumn chore of leaf-raking fun.
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