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Women Avaitors

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait of women who are taking flying lessons. Several of the women are dressed in furs.

Date: 1924 

Description: A barnstorming pilot and curious onlookers at a field on the outskirts of Waukesha that served as a primitive airport. Technically, the term barnstorming s...

Date: 1880 

Description: Lakeside lawn set up for croquet game and garden pavilion at the estate, "Sunnybank." A man sits in the grass with two children. On the right in the backgr...

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Frisbee Catch

Date: 1988-07-20 

Description: Young men clamor to catch a Frisbee during a beach game.

Date: 1867 

Description: A summer resort, situated on the banks of Fowler and La Belle Lakes, in the village of Oconomowoc, thirty miles from Milwaukee on the St. Paul R.R. Men sta...

Date: 1908-08-26 

Description: Elevated view of the third annual outing of the employees of the Milwaukee Electric Railway & Light Company (TMERL) at Waukesha Beach.

Date: 1937-08-06 

Description: Charles Broughton and James Farley at an event in Oconomowoc.

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Home Built Heath

Date:  

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...

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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: 1984-11-08 

Description: Students prepare a curried beef dinner in a Waukesha County Technical Institute cooking class led by Juanita Decker (right, in chef's hat).

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The School at Work

Date: 1933 

Description: Miss Harriet Cruver, teacher at Hillcrest School, Dist. No. 6, Towns of Waukesha, Pewaukee, Brookfield and New Berlin, stands at the rear of her classroom...

Date: 1934 

Description: Label submitted to the state of Wisconsin for trademark registration. Kellermeister Beer, made by the Oconomowoc Brewing Company. Includes an image of a Ge...

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: Four students at the Wisconsin Industrial School for Boys stand outside on the snow-covered school grounds.

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Ole Heg's House

Date:  

Description: Exterior view of Ole Heg's house with a woman standing in front.

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Cut Fence

Date: 1963-09-10 

Description: A boy repairs the fence at the Golden Guernsey Dairy cooperative McKerrow Farms.

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: Postcard image of men dressed in winter clothes, under blankets, sitting in an outdoor porch at the Wisconsin State Tuberculosis Sanitorium in Wales. The p...

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Air Show Crowd

Date: 1955-09-11 

Description: The crowd at "Air Progress Day," an air show sponsored by the Waukesha Aviation Club.

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School Project

Date: 1967-04-22 

Description: Two junior high students work on a project that requires making a vocal recording.

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Child at Library

Date: 1961-10-09 

Description: A girl enjoys a book at the library.

Date: 1912-08 

Description: John Kaminski (the first licensed pilot in Wisconsin, third from the right in checkered cap) with his new Curtiss pusher, the "Sweetheart."

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