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Date: 1884 ca.
Description: Hawks Tavern, with men on the porch and with trees in the yard.
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...
Date: 1850 ca.
Description: View of Carroll College.
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Winter scene with four students from the Wisconsin Industrial School for Boys standing outside on the snow-covered school grounds.
Description: Birds eye drawing of Oconomowoc depicts street names and street layouts, houses, trees, Oconomowoc River, Fowler Lake, and La Belle Lake. A reference key a...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: View of Carroll College, with groups of men and women standing outside of the building.
Description: Bird's-eye view of Waukesha, looking southwest, with insets of State Industrial School, Court House, and Fountain Spring House.
Description: This manuscript map from 1882 shows land use and land for sale in a portion of the Town of Pewaukee, Waukesha County, Wisconsin. Woods, marshland, springs,...
Description: Diagram of an effigy mound in the shape of a cross.
Description: Bird's-eye map of Menomonee Falls.
Description: This late 19th century map shows the lake region around Oconomowoc in Waukesha County and eastern Jefferson County, Wisconsin. The township and range grid,...
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: View from shore of sailboat anchored on the lake. There appears to be an island in the upper left.
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: Exterior view of the Fountain House.
Date: 1876 ca.
Description: This late 19th century map by Increase Lapham shows the lake region around Oconomowoc in Waukesha County and eastern Jefferson County, Wisconsin. Cities an...
Date: 1857 ca.
Description: Elevated view of Waukesha with two women wearing dresses with a boy in long pants and tam o'shanter hat in foreground against a split-rail fence. Beyond th...
Description: Stereograph view of Oconomowoc.
Date: 1860 ca.
Description: Stereograph of the Townsend House boathouse across a lake.
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...
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