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Washing Dishes

Date: 1955-05-08 

Description: Mother and daughter washing dishes together.

Date: 1938 

Description: One-page card menu with red borders for club breakfasts at the Hotel Wisconsin. Features the silhouette of a waitress holding a tray with a steaming coffee...

Date: 1911-09-13 before

Description: Middle front outer panel and tri-fold menu from The Gargoyle, with a gargoyle sitting atop the framed illustration of the entryway of the restaurant and a...

Date: 1945-04-07 ca.

Description: The D.M. Benjamin residence on Prospect Avenue.


Sweeping Porch

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: Woman sweeping snow off a porch. She is wearing a dress and apron.

Date: 1963-07-07 

Description: Jehovah's Witnesses assembly camper doing laundry.


Woman with Blender

Date: 1955-03-18 

Description: Woman stirring the contents of an Osterizer blender that is sitting on the stove.

Date: 1963-10-13 

Description: A housewife shows off her newly-installed laundry room.

Date: 1967-09-30 

Description: A woman sits with her ten children surrounding her and watches TV.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Dining room in the home of John Johnston (1836-1904), a successful Milwaukee banker, located at 645 Franklin Place, also known as "The Lion House." The lib...

Date: 1946-03 

Description: Harnischfeger workers aren't on strike but they do their bit every week to help those who are. This picture was taken at the end of a regular Wednesday mo...

Date: 1901-02-22 before

Description: Front cover and middle pages from the annual banquet of the Old Settlers' Club. The front cover includes a circular portrait of club president A.G. Weisser...



Date: 1982-09 

Description: "Have another beer!"

Date: 1938-10-01 

Description: J. Robert Taylor cleaning a furnace. He has a broom and a small brush in hand, a pipe in his mouth, and a dirty rag placed on his head. He is reading a doc...


Banquet Guests

Date: 1967 

Description: Guests enjoying themselves at a banquet of the Executives' Secretaries, Inc.

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: The J. Robert family posed around baby Fred in a high chair with his first birthday cake. Family members are identified from left as Ellen Taylor Higgins,...

Date: 1957-04-21 

Description: An industrious family cleans their motorboat which is parked in the driveway.


Bath Time

Date: 1955-05-08 

Description: A boy in the bath tub being bathed by his mother.


Family at Home

Date: 1955 

Description: A mother poses with her seven children in the living room of their home.


Wedding Cake

Date: 1958-01-25 

Description: Wedding cake with topper of two bells and a bow at the wedding reception of Mary (Kustermann) Esser (b. 1934) and J. Thomas Esser (b. 1934).

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