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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: 1860 ca.
Description: Stereoview of the Townsend House boathouse across a lake.
Description: Bird's-eye map of Oconomowoc.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Townsend House and grounds with elaborate birdhouse in foreground.
Description: Bird's-eye map of Waukesha, county seat of Waukesha County.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Side view of the Jesse Smith tavern, built in 1847.
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: 1893 ca.
Description: Students gather in the schoolyard at the Wisconsin Industrial School for Boys. Several school buildings are seen in the background.
Description: This late 19th century map shows the lake region around Oconomowoc in Waukesha County and eastern Jefferson County, Wisconsin. Cities and villages, roads,...
Description: Stereograph of Townsend House. Image includes people sitting on porch, grounds, boat dock.
Description: This map of Waukesha shows lot owners, buildings, and various plat additions. The margins of the maps include street reference, a Waukesha business directo...
Description: Plat map of the township of Eagle (T5N, R17E) at a scale of 2 inches to one mile.
Description: A pen and ink drawing of a log cabin, pork casks, and a washtub, contained in a letter written by Thomas Steel, Waukesha County farmer and physician, to hi...
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,...
Description: View of the house in which Rev. A.L. Lindsley and his family lived in 1846. In it were born Julia West, Addison Alexander, and Justus (who died there at n...
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...
Description: Map of a portion of Merton including the Bark River, a mill, Fort Hill, and Indian mounds.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Advertisement for the Fountain Spring House.
Date: 1850 ca.
Description: View of Carroll College.
Description: Stereoview of the Townsend House, a resort hotel. Image includes three people in a boat, rowing under a bridge where four other people stand.
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