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Description: A woman and three children watch from the sidewalk as a parade of circus wagons carried on the beds of International trucks proceeds down a commercial stre...
Description: Fred Esser stands in a hat and sweater in front of wooden doors. Mr. Esser owned a McCormick-Deering 6 can cooler.
Description: Exterior view of a two-story house with several trees on the farm of Fred Esser. On the right is a barn with two silos. On the far left in a fenced area on...
Description: Southeast view of the Jesse Smith Cobbletone Inn.
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: Okauchee House main entrance detail. Printed on plaque: "880".
Description: A man is standing on top of an International A-5 truck, filling a tank with concrete. A man wearing a hat stands above him looking out of a window in a bui...
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...
Description: Street in Genesee Depot, with superimposed biplane flying low overhead.
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...
Description: Charles Broughton and James Farley at an event in Oconomowoc.
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...
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.
Description: Young men clamor to catch a Frisbee during a beach game.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Nashotah Mission, Lewis Hall. View from a distance with lake in foreground and mission in background.
Description: Crew of the made-for-TV movie "Dillinger," which was shot on location at Old World Wisconsin. Here the crew has transformed the historic Seven Mile Inn fo...
Description: "Chris Schmidt, Milwaukee based photographer, is our guest when we visit the Schwabenhof Lounge & Hall at N56 W14750 Silver Spring Road, Menomonee Falls."
Description: View from the road facing the front and side of the public school built in 1905. A swing set is to the left of the school building. The building has an arc...
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...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Still Rock Spa with a group of people gathered on its front porch.
Description: Stereograph view of Oconomowoc.
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