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Description: Holiday postcard of a girl seated on stones, with a boy resting his head on her lap. Burned-out buildings along a street can be seen behind them. The image...
Description: Helmeted boy swings a bat at city of Brown Deer's recreation department baseball camp.
Description: John and Mary Pavlak, 9-year-old twins of Mr. and Mrs. Ray Pavlak, pose near a fireplace with their dog, Queenie.
Date: date unknown
Description: Five young boys waiting to enter Maryknoll School in China.
Description: Nancy Krahn dressed as a kitten relaxes after dance practice.
Description: The Glen Haven baseball team in front of a painted backdrop. Names of players: G. Orr, 1st base; T. Ank, center field; D. Orr, left field; Les Orr, Catcher...
Description: A view of children playing on a slide, swings, and see-saws at the playground at S.F.S. Holiday House.
Description: "Elmer & Adela Giese Family. Front: Bonnie, Adela, Elmer, & Shirley. Back: Verona, Oscar, Ruth, Marvin, Margaret, Dorothy, Ralph, & Janet."
Description: Girl standing on stool. She is wearing a dress and hat with tinsel and glass ornaments.
Description: A page of snapshots depicting a peasant girl at Daoules, France and the cathedral at Chartres. Part of a scrapbook of photographs from Stevenson's sevice i...
Description: Portrait of a boy and girl posed by a Christmas tree. The boy is sitting on a toy horse on the left and is wearing a military style hat and holding a toy g...
Description: Children outdoors on playground equipment, including a slide, at Bethany Orphan Home.
Description: Teacher and students pose outside clapboard one-room schoolhouse. There appears to be a bell tower on the roof.
Description: Close-up of a girl with cartoon-decorated balloons eating ice cream at a social.
Date: 1860 after
Description: An aunt, Mary, finds two boys, Johnny and Joe, fighting. One boy is an obvious loser.
The text below reads:
"Mary. Why, Johnny, what have you been doing?...
Description: Studio portrait of two girls wearing winter coats, gloves, and hats in front of a painted backdrop.
Description: Children of Mr. and Mrs. Norman E. Dean, 909 Lincoln Street, playing in their sandbox. Pictured left to right: Carol 7, holding her baby sister, Derilyn 2...
Description: A young vendor stands with a large plate of food on his head and a satchel around his neck at the runway of the Luang Prabang Airport, Laos. There is a sil...
Description: A young child stands on a chair in a photography studio and holds a pocket watch to its ear in front of a painted backdrop.
Description: Four girls with sun bonnets pose in a cherry orchard with empty trugs.
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