Photographs of Wilmette


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  • Aerial view downtown Wilmette, 1924 looking east. The X streets are the intersection of Central and Wilmette Aves.
    Image       [annotation on back of the photograph] Note 11 car steam train with open vestibules pulling into station. You can see the difference in color in the Village Hall between the first and second floors. The addition or second floor was added in 1920-21. You can see the old Carnegie Library ...
    Image     [annotation on back of the photograph] Note 11 car steam train with open vestibules pulling into station. You can see the difference in color in the Village Hall between the ...
  • Aerial view of west Wilmette, 1926
    Image       [annotation on back of the photograph] This was the year that Wilmette annexed out to the west railroad tracks that appear in the center of the photograph. The street running toward the lake at the left hand side of the photo is Wilmette Avenue. Note the grade crossing over the ...
    Image     [annotation on back of the photograph] This was the year that Wilmette annexed out to the west railroad tracks that appear in the center of the photograph. The street running ...
  • Cast of a play given in Library Hall in Wilmette
    Image       Stamp on reverse: H. M. Dibble Co., Box 845, Chicago, Ill., No.450, Series C.
    Image     Stamp on reverse: H. M. Dibble Co., Box 845, Chicago, Ill., No.450, Series C.
  • Stereograph of an outdoor tavern at Lake and Ridge Avenue about 1872
    Image       Handwritten note on item "Lake and Ridge Ave 1872." Printed on image "Views of Evanston and vicinity"
    Image     Handwritten note on item "Lake and Ridge Ave 1872." Printed on image "Views of Evanston and vicinity"
  • Opening Sheridan Road
    Image       Minnie Mae Schmidt (aka Mrs. Harry N. Kerr) is photographed with her father, Village President, Oscar W. Schmidt, cutting the barrier to open Sheridan Road to traffic.
    Image     Minnie Mae Schmidt (aka Mrs. Harry N. Kerr) is photographed with her father, Village President, Oscar W. Schmidt, cutting the barrier to open Sheridan Road to traffic.
  • View of intersection of Lake Avenue and Ninth St.
    Image       View of the intersection at Lake Ave. and Ninth St. Direction of view is undetermined.
    Image     View of the intersection at Lake Ave. and Ninth St. Direction of view is undetermined.
  • Young school children and a teacher
    Image       Stamped on the reverse: "Property of the Wilmette Public School. Must not be defaced or removed from the building." In pencil: "Mrs. Steffin"
    Image     Stamped on the reverse: "Property of the Wilmette Public School. Must not be defaced or removed from the building." In pencil: "Mrs. Steffin"
  • Miss Hall's sixth grade class at Central School
    Image       On reverse: "Sixth grade. Miss Hall. Central School 1899. Ella B. Butz"
    Image     On reverse: "Sixth grade. Miss Hall. Central School 1899. Ella B. Butz"
  • Wilmette waterworks 1948
    Image       Stamped on reverse: Photo by Bill Kuiken, 1337 Washington, Wilmette, Illinois. Date in pencil June 1948.
    Image     Stamped on reverse: Photo by Bill Kuiken, 1337 Washington, Wilmette, Illinois. Date in pencil June 1948.
  • Wilmette waterworks 1960
    Image       Black and white photograph of the Wilmette water treatment plant. Penciled note on reverse dates the photograph 1960.
    Image     Black and white photograph of the Wilmette water treatment plant. Penciled note on reverse dates the photograph 1960.
  • Centennial Fountain in Wilmette
    Imagemystery       Photograph of Centennial Fountain outside Wilmette Village Hall and surrounding area in the central business district. The fountain and the new village hall building were dedicated in 1972. Also visible in the photograph is The Wilmette Bank, Schultz Dry Cleaner, Lotions Potions Parfums & Puffs, and Schneider's Shoe Store.
    Imagemystery     Photograph of Centennial Fountain outside Wilmette Village Hall and surrounding area in the central business district. The fountain and the new village hall building were dedicated in 1972. Also visible ...
  • Joby Berman Municipal Parking Facility
    Image       View of the sign for Village of Wilmette Joby Berman Municipal Parking Facility and the Wilmette Bank.
    Image     View of the sign for Village of Wilmette Joby Berman Municipal Parking Facility and the Wilmette Bank.
  • Portrait of Samuel Mitchell
    Image       Samuel Mitchell, born Southwold, England on 21 February 1809; died Wilmette, Illinois on 3 July 1889. He lived at 1007 Lake Ave. in Wilmette....
    Image     Samuel Mitchell, born Southwold, England on 21 February 1809; died Wilmette, Illinois on 3 July 1889. He lived at 1007 Lake Ave. in Wilmette....
  • Portrait of unidentified woman, possibly Louisa Mitchell
    Image       Portrait believed to be Mrs. Samuel Mitchell (nee Louisa Richards)...
    Image     Portrait believed to be Mrs. Samuel Mitchell (nee Louisa Richards)...
  • Henry A. Dingee
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  • Father Vattmann in his office
    Image       Rev. Edward J. Vattmann in his office with three other people, two men and a woman. Exact date unknown....
    Image     Rev. Edward J. Vattmann in his office with three other people, two men and a woman. Exact date unknown....
  • New Trier High School Class Portrait
    Imagemystery       Will You be my Valentine?
    Imagemystery     Will You be my Valentine?
  • Annie Dingee, Florence Mitchell and Edith Wignall
    ImageGenealogical Resource       Tintype portrait of Annie Dingee, Florence Mitchell and Edith Wignall, all about 21 years old
    ImageGenealogical Resource     Tintype portrait of Annie Dingee, Florence Mitchell and Edith Wignall, all about 21 years old
  • Cast of a play
    Image       Portrait of unidentified cast members in a play...
    Image     Portrait of unidentified cast members in a play...
  • Florence Mitchell and Tib Mallory about 18 years old
    ImageGenealogical Resource       Tintype portrait...
    ImageGenealogical Resource     Tintype portrait...
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Photographs of Wilmette


Collection of photographs taken in Wilmette, Illinois.