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Dousman House

Date: 1925-07-22 

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,...

Ever wonder why beer is so popular in Wisconsin? Wisconsin history is full of breweries and beer.

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...

Date: 1954-08-10 

Description: Studio photograph of a one-pound can of Dr. David Roberts Ratu-Bait containing Warfarin. The active ingredient is an anti-coagulate which prevents a block...

Photograph

Hawks Tavern

Date: 1884 ca.

Description: Hawks Tavern, with men on the porch and with trees in the yard.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of St. John Chrysostom Episcopal Church from the southwest.

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: Elevated view of dozens of cattle milling outside the barn at the Wisconsin Industrial School for Boys. Several other school buildings are visible in the b...

Photograph

Road and Houses

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: View of a road and houses.

Postcard

Hygeia Spring

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of Hygeia Spring.

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Description: Resurfacing of Blue Mound Road (then State Highway 19), in Waukesha County. The dump truck is spreading an absorbent product. An old, faded state highway m...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of St. John Chrysostom Episcopal Church from the northeast.

Date: 1851 

Description: Diagram of an effigy mound in the shape of a cross.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Nashotah Mission, Lewis Hall old entrance about 1920(?)

Photograph

Railroad Depot

Date: 1941-11 

Description: View across railroad tracks of the Wisconsin Central Railroad depot at Sussex (formerly known as Templeton). Two cars are parked near the depot and a bagga...

Photograph

Octagon House

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...

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: View of the State Tuberculosis Sanatorium Refectory from the south.

Photograph

Polo Players

Date:  date unknown

Description: Polo horses take graceful strides as two players vie to hit the ball at Joy Farms.

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...

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Description: Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne discuss the newspaper in their drawing room at Ten Chimneys.

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: Cushing Memorial.

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