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History of the Friends of the Library, September 2004

Describes the history of the Friends groups, including the present Friends of the Library, which was established in 1981. Lists the officers and main ...

History of the Friends of the Library, September 2004
Early History of Library Movement in Wilmette

Describes the history of the establishment of the first "literary society" in Wilmette to the opening of the public library on July 6, 1901.

Early History of Library Movement in Wilmette
Central School

on verso: Central School, 1948 (one on left) Building in center built 1893...

Central School
Wilmette School Central Ave.

Wilmette School. Central Ave. and 10th St. Built 1892 Reverse side: Property of Ye Olde Towne Folks Association, Mrs. F. L. Joy Historian. First ...

Wilmette School   Central Ave.
North Shore Station

Chicago, North Shore and Milwaukee electric line. In pencil on verso: "North Shore Station c. 1910."

North Shore Station
Chicago, North Shore and Milwaukee electric rail

In ink on verso: "1904 Greenleaf Ave. looking west from 4th St."

Chicago, North Shore and Milwaukee electric rail
Wilmette girls

Date and names unknown

Wilmette girls
802 Lake

In pencil on verso: "Identification and story in Wilmette Life June 8, 1950, p. 62. Address is 802 Lake circa 1900." In ink on verso: Mrs. W. Butz"

802 Lake
Party at Bertha Wheelock's home

In ink on verso: "This picture taken about 1905. Several of the young women in it had grown up in Wilmette-Carrie Brown having come as early as ...

Party at Bertha Wheelock's home
Wilmette Park

Date unknown...

Wilmette Park
Wilmette Amphitheater

The Wilmette Park Board cordially invites you and your family to attend the formal presentation of the new Outdoor Stage at the Wilmette ...

Wilmette Amphitheater
Wallace Bowl

Date unknown...

Wallace Bowl
No Man's Land

depicts area known as "No Man's Land"

No Man's Land
No Man's Land

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No Man's Land
No Man's Land, Spanish Court

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No Man's Land, Spanish Court
Wilmette Harbor

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Wilmette Harbor
Yacht Club

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Yacht Club
Wilmette Yacht Club

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Wilmette Yacht Club
Ye Olde Towne Folkes

Names available in the Groups Notebook. See Groups-Ye Olde Town Folkes-Photo 2,c.2...

Ye Olde Towne Folkes
Ye Olde Towne Folkes

Photo taken for 24th meeting of the group on Friday, April 7, 1916.

Ye Olde Towne Folkes
Woman's Club of Wilmette

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Woman's Club of Wilmette
Woman's Club of Wilmette

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Woman's Club of Wilmette
Original Ouilmette Country Club

Photograph taken about 1905

Original Ouilmette Country Club
Ouilmette Country Club

Ouilmette Country Club between 1915 to 1929

Ouilmette Country Club
Ouilmette Country Club

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Ouilmette Country Club
Ouilmette Country Club

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Ouilmette Country Club
Michigan Shores Club

View of Michigan Shores Club

Michigan Shores Club
First Ouilmette Country Club

"The first Ouilmette Country Club. The man is thot {sic} to be Mr. Geo(rge) Redfield."...

First Ouilmette Country Club
Ouilmette Country Club

"Clubs-Country Club" Ouilmette Country Club now Michigan Shores"...

Ouilmette Country Club
Masonic Temple

Reproduced in Wilmette and the Suburban Whirl, by Herbert R. Mulford, p. 54. Photo of the Masonic Temple on Central St. between 10th and 11th in ...

Masonic Temple
Library-1960-1969-Photo 10

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Library-1960-1969-Photo 10
Wilmette Sunday Evening Supper Club

Photo reprinted in Wilmette: a history by George Bushnell, p. 78. Caption reads,"1890s. Tams were all the rage for the young ladies, two of whom ...

Wilmette Sunday Evening Supper Club
Woman's Club of Wilmette

Interior of Woman's Club showing stage.

Woman's Club of Wilmette
Woman's Club of Wilmette

"Wilmette Woman's Club, 1960"...

Woman's Club of Wilmette
Woman's Club of Wilmette

Groups-Woman's Club of Wilmette-Photo 4

Woman's Club of Wilmette
Library-1960-1969-Photo 1

Photo of Children's Room as it looked from 1952-1963. Children unidentified.

Library-1960-1969-Photo 1
Library-1960-1969-Photo 10

Photo of Children's Room addition to the Library 1963.

Library-1960-1969-Photo 10
Library-1960-1969-Photo 32

Photo of Rita Butler doing the story hour at Wilmette Public Library about 1967.

Library-1960-1969-Photo 32
Library-1960-1969-Photo 46

Charging Desk 1952-1968, Wilmette Public Library

Library-1960-1969-Photo 46
Library-1960-1969-Photo 55

Photo Jim Pollack, staff member, at crowded Circulation Desk, Wilmette Public Library.

Library-1960-1969-Photo 55
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