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Expansion of Youth Services, 1998

A photo showing the expansion of the library on the third floor in 1998. The addition was a small addition that finished off the third floor and ...

Expansion of Youth Services, 1998
Wilmette Public Library

Photo of the front entrance to the Wilmette Public Library, taken in the spring of 2005.

Wilmette Public Library
Parking Lot Completed

In 2012, the parking lot of the Wilmette Public Library was resurfaced with permeable pavers. This photo shows the completed work near the book drops.

Parking Lot Completed
Wilmette Public Library staircase and atrium

Completed staircase, elevator, and atrium at the Wilmette Public Library, approximately 1988.

Wilmette Public Library staircase and atrium
Wilmette Public Library Construction

Phase I and II of a major addition to the library are underway. This photo depicts the beginning of the elevator shaft and the addition to the ...

Wilmette Public Library Construction
Wilmette Public Library front door

The newly constructed new entrance to Wilmette Public Library, completed in 1979. The new entrance faces Park Ave.

Wilmette Public Library front door
Card catalog at Wilmette Public Library

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Card catalog at Wilmette Public Library
Raze Wilmette's Old Public Library Building

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Raze Wilmette's Old Public Library Building
Finishing Touches

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Finishing Touches
Plat of the Original Wilmette Village

Map of the original Wilmette Village, with points of interest noted. Printed on the occasion of the Fourth Annual Charter Day.

Plat of the Original Wilmette Village
Frank Smith Groceries

Photograph of Frank Smith Groceries, located at 607 W. Railroad St., about 1910's. Next door is Wilmette Post Office. On reverse: "Old W. R.R. ...

Frank Smith Groceries
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

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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

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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

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