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Description: Power lines stand on either side of railroad tracks running through a rural area.
Date: 1933 ca.
Description: Students standing in front of Hillcrest School, a one-room school in Waukesha County.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Sanctuary of Cistercian Monastery. Two people kneel down before altar.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Martin Tavern.
Description: One of two Franklin stoves used in Hawks Tavern, built by Nelson P. Hawks in 1840.
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...
Description: Southeast view of the Jesse Smith Cobbletone Inn.
Description: Elevated view of the third annual outing of the employees of the Milwaukee Electric Railway & Light Company (TMERL) at Waukesha Beach.
Description: Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne formally dressed in the dining room of their home, Ten Chimneys.
Description: Stereograph view of Oconomowoc.
Date: 1894 ca.
Description: First Norwegian church in Wisconsin.
Description: "Chris Schmidt, Milwaukee based photographer, is our guest when we visit the Schwabenhof Lounge & Hall at N56 W14750 Silver Spring Road, Menomonee Falls."
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: View from shore of sailboat anchored on the lake. There appears to be an island in the upper left.
Description: Exterior of a cobblestone house with women and children in the yard.
Description: Two men fish from a diving platform while a third fishes from the shore at Jeffry's Mill. The tall, wood frame mill building is in the background, with an...
Date: 1962 ca.
Description: Leslie H. Fishel, Jr. with a group of mostly women. He was the Director of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin from 1959 until 1969.
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...
Date: date unknown
Description: Exterior of Cistercian Monastery.
Description: Street with retail shops, automobiles. Some of the signs read: "Majestic Hotel, ...tap room, Pabst Blue Ribbon"; "Coffee room"; "Western Union"; "The Bank...
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