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Description: Label submitted to the State of Wisconsin for trademark registration. Features an Eskimo in a yellow coat and hat eating an ice cream cone. In the backgrou...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: A view of Pewaukee Lake Mills. Asa Clark, a Vermont pioneer who settled in the town of Pewaukee in 1837, erected a sawmill in 1838 at the outlet of the lak...
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: Aerial view of New Butler, in Waukesha County.
Description: Mr. and Mrs. Charles D. Stewart standing on the porch of their home. The dwelling and porch railing are built of stone and mortar.
Description: Alfred Lunt pulling weeds in the cornfield at Ten Chimneys.
Description: View of the Oneida cottage for women at the State Tuberculosis Sanatorium.
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Students gather in the schoolyard at the Wisconsin Industrial School for Boys. Several school buildings are seen in the background.
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...
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...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Elevated view of Falls Village from the cemetery looking south.
Description: Bird's-eye map of Oconomowoc.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Parsonage, the second one in the community.
Description: View of the Waushara cottage for men at the State Tuberculosis Sanatorium.
Description: Frank Smith, Jr., age 12, feeds chickens on his father's farm. The farmhouse is in the background. Young Smith was a student at the Hillcrest School, Distr...
Description: View from the road facing the front and side of the public school built in 1905. A swing set is to the left of the school building. The building has an arc...
Description: View across Lake La Belle toward lakeside factories, residences, and churches.
Description: Mother pours tea for her twins at the mother and daughter tea, sponsored by the Brookfield Woman's Club.
Description: Perspective drawing of a bedroom in the Graber Lakehouse designed by John Randal McDonald.
Description: Ed Westrick, the president of Genesse Trailmakers Club, and his family pose on their snowmobiles on a lawn.
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