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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: 1910 ca.
Description: Postcard from Lake Five, showing an early open automobile driving on a rustic road.
Description: Tony Italiano of Waukesha, founder of the Supreme Model Supply Co., with a large model airplane.
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: A man loads cement into the back of an International Model A-5 truck. The automobile is marked on the driver's side door with the words "Cayll & Barrett Qu...
Description: This map of Waukesha shows numbered ward boundaries, roads, and some buildings. The bottom of the map includes a street index.
Description: Ed Westrick, the president of Genesse Trailmakers Club, and his family pose on their snowmobiles on a lawn.
Date: 1928 ca.
Description: The Summit Center Town Hall.
Description: Exterior view of Ole Heg's house with a woman standing in front.
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...
Description: This map shows the voting districts of Waukesha in red ink for the year 1962. The bottom of the map includes an index of streets.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View down Main Street from Five Points.
Description: An International D-70 truck owned by the Waukesha County Highway Department and outfitted with a scraper clears snow from a rural road.
Description: Power lines stand on either side of railroad tracks running through a rural area.
Date: date unknown
Description: View across Lake La Belle towards far shoreline.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Lake and bridge road. Building in background.
Description: Street in Genesee Depot, with superimposed biplane flying low overhead.
Description: Exterior view of the Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul freight station.
Description: This basic street map shows roads, schools, parks and cemeteries and includes a street index in the lower margin. The map also shows a portion of Elm Grove...
Description: The crowd at "Air Progress Day," an air show sponsored by the Waukesha Aviation Club.
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