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Photograph

Girl with Bubbles

Date: 1984-09-30 

Description: Young girl plays with soap bubbles outdoors.

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: A demonstration of parachute handling for members of a local YMCA by the Waukesha Aviation Club. The club considered such educational activities for young...

Photograph

Wisconsin Avenue

Date:  date unknown

Description: Street with retail shops, automobiles. Some of the signs read: "Majestic Hotel, ...tap room, Pabst Blue Ribbon"; "Coffee room"; "Western Union"; "The Bank...

Date: 1870 

Description: Stereograph view of Oconomowoc.

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: Okauchee House (Inn). View from the northwest.

Photograph

Lake La Belle

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: View from shore of sailboat anchored on the lake. There appears to be an island in the upper left.

Photograph

Walter's Airline

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Walter Liskowitz of Waukesha in his two-place Standard. This photograph was taken shortly after he organized Walter's Airline to provide service to Chicago...

Photograph

"Sunnybank"

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: A large, white brick building is in the middle center, surrounded by trees. A smaller white building is in the right background. In front of the building...

Photograph

Okauchee House

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: Okauchee House main entrance detail. Printed on plaque: "880".

Date: 1990 

Description: Actress Sherilyn Fenn being made up for her role as Billie Freschette during the filming for "Dillinger," a made-for-TV movie filmed at Old World Wisconsin...

Photograph

Picking Up Steam

Date: 1984-07-07 

Description: Steam locomotive No. 1385 moves along the tracks as part of the Butler Railroad Days.

Date: 1959-10 

Description: Construction of Interstate Highway I-94 in Waukesha County using an earthmover manufactured by Allis Chalmers.

Date: 1950-05 

Description: View across street of street railroad car #63. The car was built by the Cincinnati Car Co., and purchased from the Shaker Heights Rapid Transit Co. by Milw...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of Cistercian Monastery.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Side view of Holy Innocents Church.

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Cushing Memorial.

Postcard

Still Rock Spa

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Still Rock Spa with a group of people gathered on its front porch.

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: Students gather in the schoolyard at the Wisconsin Industrial School for Boys. Several school buildings are seen in the background.

Date: 1980 

Description: Landscape view of a subdivision. In the center is an electrical meter, stone walls, and pine trees. In the distance are houses and telephone poles.

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Spring Bank monastery. Man kneeling in from of one of the Stations of the Cross. This is probably part of the Cistercian monastery.

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