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Description: This hand colored map shows township and range in pink, blue, yellow, and orange, land ownership, includes 16 city inset maps showing land ownership, and 5...
Description: This blueprint map shows landownership around the lake. Water depths are shown by soundings; relief is shown by hachures. The map was originally created in...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Interior view of tavern door details.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: The Cushing Memorial State Park was established in 1915 by the State and the Waukesha County Historical Society. Its grounds, formerly the Cushing family h...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of St. John's Military Academy.
Description: South elevation of a Baptist church.
Description: Exterior view of front of James DeNoon Reymert's printing office, built in 1847. This office printed the first Norwegian newspaper, the "Nordyset", in the...
Description: Label submitted to the state of Wisconsin for trademark registration. "Fox Head '400 Beer,' Fox Head Waukesha water Used Exclusively, Bottles for Fox Head...
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: St. Mary's in the Field, an Episcopal church "located at the northwest corner of the intersection of highways 67 and 18. It is just east of the former Van...
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: Alfred Lunt pulling weeds in the cornfield at Ten Chimneys.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Postcard from Lake Five, showing an early open automobile driving on a rustic road.
Description: Nagowicka Roller Mills and mill race. Three people stand on the bank with the mill in background.
Description: "Dated this 29th day of March AD 1888." Certifications on verso signed by: William Powrie, county surveyor -- Henry Sherry, landowner -- E.E. Paddock, not...
Description: Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne formally dressed in the dining room of their home, Ten Chimneys.
Description: Exterior view of the Still Rock Spa with a group of people gathered on its front porch.
Description: Four boys trap hogs to get them into their stalls at the Waukesha County Fair.
Description: Exterior view of a Baptist church.
Description: Hawk's Tavern, front door entrance.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: View from shore of sailboat anchored on the lake. There appears to be an island in the upper left.
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