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Description: Costumed for the lead role in the made-for-TV movie "Dillinger," actor Mark Harmon signs autographs for some tourists who were visiting Old World Wisconsin...
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,...
Description: The crowd at "Air Progress Day," an air show sponsored by the Waukesha Aviation Club.
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...
Description: A man is standing on top of an International A-5 truck which is parked beneath a concrete spout to fill the tank on the truck bed.
Description: Mr. and Mrs. Charles D. Stewart standing on the porch of their home.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Townsend House and grounds with elaborate birdhouse in foreground.
Description: Group portrait of boarders, all railroad shop workers, sitting on the front porch at Mrs. Armour's boarding house. Left to right are: Bill Salsig, Roy Mart...
Description: Carl, Robert, and Ray Breecher at work on their modified parasol Heath airplane. After months of hard work, the plane was completely destroyed during a tes...
Date: 1933 ca.
Description: Students standing in front of Hillcrest School, a one-room school in Waukesha County.
Description: View across Lake La Belle toward lakeside factories, residences, and churches.
Description: Man wearing "stove-pipe" hat, standing looking out over a lake.
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...
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: "Chris Schmidt, Milwaukee based photographer, is our guest when we visit the Schwabenhof Lounge & Hall at N56 W14750 Silver Spring Road, Menomonee Falls."
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...
Description: Tony Italiano of Waukesha, founder of the Supreme Model Supply Co., with a large model airplane.
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Ice House Bay and the lake. Man and dog standing on dock, man in canoe in water next to dock. Building on shore in background.
Date: 1860 ca.
Description: Stereograph of Townsend House. Image includes people sitting on porch, grounds, boat dock.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Clipping from Oconomowoc Enterprise. Image of street corner includes shops, and people. One sign reads: "Wilsey and Snyder."
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