Learn about MPL's unique treasures available to the public during this slide presentation of rarities at the East Branch Library, Friday February 13th from 2:30-3:30pm.Read more
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Take a peek at our collection of scrapbooks containing hundreds of trade cards that document Milwaukee’s business and advertising history from the Victorian era.Read more
The Floral Calendar Gathered From the Glen (1873) contains 12 delicate paintings of plants and flowers, one for each month of the year. It is a delight to see.Read more
We’re back with more historic We Energies cookie recipes! Pictured here are some creative cookies from the 1961 We Energies Cookie Book.Read more
A must for costume designers, cultural historians, and fashion enthusiasts. Meticulously reproduced illustrations from a rare source provide authentic views of Victorian dresses, gowns, coats, accessories.Read more