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Date: 1931-07-19 

Description: The crowd at a free air show sponsored by the recently organized Waukesha Aviation Club in order to dedicate their new airport. In actuality, the club's ai...

Photograph

Hawks Tavern

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: A car is parked in front of Hawks Tavern, with trees, a street sign and power lines.

Date: 1965 

Description: This basic street map shows roads, schools, parks and cemeteries and includes a street index in the lower margin. The map also shows a portion of Elm Grove...

Date: 1962 

Description: This map shows the voting districts of Waukesha in red ink for the year 1962. The bottom of the map includes an index of streets.

Date: 1990 

Description: The historic Harmony Town Hall at Old World Wisconsin transformed for use a 1930s gasoline station for the made-for-TV movie, "Dillinger". In the foregroun...

Date: 1963 

Description: A group of men and women look on as a parade of circus wagons passes through downtown streets, carried on the beds of International trucks. The 25-piece pa...

Date: 1910 

Description: Street in Genesee Depot, with superimposed biplane flying low overhead.

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Road leading to Cistercian Monastery.

Photograph

Golf Course Landing

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: A Standard plane on the golf course of the Waukesha Moor Baths Hotel surrounded by curious onlookers. This landing was representative of the problems encou...

Date: 1934-06-15 

Description: A home built Pietenpol buit by members of the Waukesha Aviation Club after its initial flight. They are Chet Wolt, Jack Leeman, Dean Crites, and Bob Lathro...

Date: 1986-06-17 

Description: A group of children on "hot cycles", a form of young children's transportation, are being instructed on the rules of pedestrian and bicycle transportation...

Photograph

Woodchuck Problem

Date: 1915 

Description: At Cornfalfa Farms two men try automobile exhaust to deal with their woodchuck problem.

Date: 1928 

Description: Russell Schuetze of Waukesha with his home built airplane, a single seat Irwin. Schuetze built the airplane (or perhaps some of the airplane) in his father...

Date: 1957-06 

Description: Members of the Board for the Preservation of Scientific Areas inspect the Scuppernong Prairie Scientific Area. The Board furnished this photograph for the...

Date: 1953 

Description: Map shows landownership and acreages, roads, and railroads in the Town of Waukesha and part of the city of Waukesha, Waukesha County, Wisconsin.

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: Lake and bridge road. Building in background.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Elevated view of the Masonic Home from above, surrounded by trees. Two flagpoles are visible, along with a driveway leading around the building.

Date: 1917-08-23 ca.

Description: Man, possibly Joseph Brown, attending to an automobile on the road between Waukesha and Ionsman. Rural landscape and farm in the background.

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: The business card of Waukesha photographer Warren O'Brien, a pioneer in aerial photography in Wisconsin. The illustration shows him sitting on the wing of...

Painting

Main Street

Date: 1938 

Description: View of Main Street, looking north on Gasper Street.

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