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Date: 1937 

Description: Fred Esser puting a milk can into an McCormick-Deering 6 can milk cooler.

Date: 1954-08-10 

Description: Studio photograph of Dr. David Roberts Badger Balm. Dr. Roberts (1866-1951) was a Waukesha veterinarian. In 1904, he incorporated the Dr. David Robert's V...

Date:  date unknown

Description: One-page menu from the Fountain Spring House, with a view of lush foliage and visitors strolling in the park adjacent to the hotel framed against a scene o...

Date: 1920 

Description: View of the stately Avalon Hotel. A drugstore occupied some of the space on the first floor.


Fred Esser

Date: 1937 

Description: Fred Esser stands in a hat and sweater in front of wooden doors. Mr. Esser owned a McCormick-Deering 6 can cooler.

Date: 1850 ca.

Description: View of Carroll College.

Date: 1937 

Description: Winter scene with an International D-70 truck owned by the Waukesha County Highway Department and outfitted with a scraper clearing snow from a rural road.


Frank Smith, Jr.

Date: 1933 

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...


School Project

Date: 1967-04-22 

Description: Two junior high students work on a project that requires making a vocal recording.


Golf Course Landing

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: A Standard plane on the golf course of the Waukesha Moor Baths Hotel surrounded by curious onlookers. This landing was representative of the problems encou...


Silurian Spring

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: View of Silurian Spring, located in Waukesha Springs Park.


War Memorial

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: View of a proposed war memorial.


Girl with Bubbles

Date: 1984-09-30 

Description: Young girl plays with soap bubbles outdoors.


Walter's Airline

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Walter Liskowitz of Waukesha in his two-place Standard. This photograph was taken shortly after he organized Walter's Airline to provide service to Chicago...


Frisbee Catch

Date: 1988-07-20 

Description: Young men clamor to catch a Frisbee during a beach game.

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: View of the Waukesha Woolen Mills buildings with text.

Date: 1958-01-16 before

Description: Dinner and children's menu from Goff's Restaurant, with two illustrations of a woman in an apron filling a coffee cup: in the one accompanying 1893, when t...


Carroll College

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: View of Carroll College, with groups of men and women standing outside of the building.


Description: Letterhead of the Wisconsin Industrial School for Boys, in Waukesha, Wisconsin. The Wisconsin State Seal is on the left. On the right is the name of the sc...


Employee Outing

Date: 1908-08-26 

Description: Women employees of Milwaukee Electric Railway & Light Co. (TMERL) competing a foot race at the third company outing.

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