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Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Front exterior view of the H.W. Youmans Waukesha Freeman newspaper office.
Description: Front view of the Waukesha Freeman building, where an abolition paper was published in the 1850's.
Date: date unknown
Description: Front exterior view of the Waukesha Springs Sanitarium.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: View of downtown Waukesha at Five Points.
Description: Waukesha police recruits practice using riot sticks.
Description: Two men paddle barrels with their hands and feet while a third tips over on Pewaukee Lake at the Waukesha Beach recreation area. Other people watch both f...
Description: The crowd at "Air Progress Day," an air show sponsored by the Waukesha Aviation Club.
Description: Two women lifeguards sun themselves at the edge of Horeb Park pool during a rotation break.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Rest Haven Sanitarium.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: View of the grounds of Waukesha Springs Sanitarium.
Description: View looking east from Five Points, with a bank and dentist's office in the foreground.
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: Frank Fox Jr. holds his father's prize bull, with a lead attached to a nose ring, in front of a wood sided silo. On the reverse of the photograph is writte...
Description: A handout urging citizens to re-elect Republican candidate Michael Lombardi for Sheriff of Waukesha County. He was re-elected, and served the statutory lim...
Description: A Parks Department employee pushes a mower up a steep hill to keep Buchner Park maintained.
Description: Exterior view of Resthaven, a sanitarium.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: View of the Waukesha Woolen Mills buildings with text.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: View of a proposed war memorial.
Description: Group portrait of women enrolled in an aviation class.
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: A demonstration of parachute handling for members of a local YMCA by the Waukesha Aviation Club. The club considered such educational activities for young...
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