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Description: Alfred Lunt stands at the edge of a table holding a beverage, near Lynn Fontanne who is sitting, in the kitchen of the cottage at their Ten Chimneys estate...
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...
Date: 1948 ca.
Description: Everett Martin farmhouse.
Description: A large wooden classical revival style building with rear extension identified as the Dousman House, or tavern. "[It] stands a few miles east of Waukesha,...
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: View of the Che-ne-qua Hotel on Pine Lake.
Date: 1934 ca.
Description: This map shows the area are it appeared in 1848 and includes buildings, land use, and roads with distances to nearby locations. The upper right corner read...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: The first house in Waukesha County, built in 1836.
Date: 1933 ca.
Description: Front view of the former Dousman-Dunkel house with a gasoline pump and a woman sitting on the front porch. The Elmbrook Historical Society currently occup...
Description: Girl Scouts cooking hotdogs over an open fire. The Great Blue Heron council weekend campout was held at Hartland Sportsman's Club grounds.
Description: A woman models a men's suit, while holding an umbrella and wearing a top hat.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Exterior of Octagon House. The caption reads : "The Pewaukee octagon house is the one for Poe. Legend says the man who built it killed his wife. Truth expl...
Description: View of the Mayer's summer home on Pine Lake.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Martin Tavern.
Date: 1904 ca.
Description: A young Alfred Lunt dressed as Rip Van Winkle, using clothing and a musket borrowed from farm hands and leggings made of gunny sacks.
Description: Perspective drawing of a bedroom in the Graber Lakehouse designed by John Randal McDonald.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Cushing Memorial, erected on the S.E. 1/4 of S.W. 1/4 of Section 18.
Date: 1914 ca.
Description: View of the Jessie Smith Tavern with a group of people and a horse-drawn carriage outside.
Description: Ole Heg store, once also the home of Elias Stangeland (sp?). The original building was of log construction which was later boarded over. Woman standing in...
Description: Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne formally dressed in the dining room of their home, Ten Chimneys.
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...
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