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Description: Three men stand behind a cake shaped like the White House, baked by the Strand Baking Company, 2007 Atwood Avenue, for the Roosevelt Birthday Ball.
Date: 2009 ca.
Description: Interior view of Mabel Tainter Memorial Theater from balcony with view of stage and organ.
Description: Exterior view of Temple Theatre from across the street.
Description: A sampler made in Ohio in 1850 with the alphabet in both upper and lower case stitched on it.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: View of a tree lined dirt road from the passenger seat of a Ford Model T, including hood ornament.
Description: View of Pabst Theater's auditorium and stage from upper balcony.
Description: Image from a scrapbook kept by Neighborhood House, with women painting vases for United Service Organizations (USO) use. Groups at the settlement house wor...
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: John Fawcett Tyrrell, handwriting expert and documents examiner of Milwaukee, standing at left of an illuminated poster, ten feet high, entitled "The Histo...
Description: Members of Nakoma Girl Scout Troop 107 display their needlework projects. Shown left to right are Katy Grimmer, 4018 Council Crest, holding the mittens an...
Description: "Umbrella Tree," an original holiday table/window decoration utilizing old umbrella spokes, was created by Ethel (Mrs. Philip H.) Falk of 3721 Council Cres...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: An old oil lamp with a cut cased glass font and a cast metal base in the form of a cavalier.
Date: date unknown
Description: The front of the portfolio envelope for views of Hillside Home School.
Description: Interior of the Hawaiian Room at Hanson Hotel, one of the original structures built near Oquaga Lake. The room is decorated with palm trees that protrude...
Description: Art Deco room named "The Snake Pit." Redone in the 1950's. Milwaukee Athletic club, on Broadway at Mason Street.
Description: A woman sits in an upholstered chair near a fireplace in the lobby area of Meadowside Hotel. A mounted moose head hangs above the mantle while chairs and...
Description: Close-up of restored gilded Tiffany glass chandelier in the Temple Theatre.
Description: Punch paper "Home Sweet Home" sampler.
Description: A view of the parlor's fireplace and mantle, with cabinets standing on either side. A statue of the Virgin sits in the mantle along with candlesticks. De...
Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story
Description: A handheld fan made of wood and cloth. This fan depicts the event it was made to commemorate — the 1878 Exposition Universelle held in Paris, France. The f...
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