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Photograph

Home Built Heath

Date:  

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: 1911-06 

Description: A field party of members of the Wisconsin Archaeological Society visit an effigy mound at Big Bend. The men are dressed in suits and hats.

Photograph

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...

Postcard

High School

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Exterior view of a high school.

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: Elevated view of dozens of cattle milling outside the barn at the Wisconsin Industrial School for Boys. Several other school buildings are visible in the b...

Postcard

Moor (Mud) Baths

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: View of the main building and golf course of the Moor (Mud) Baths.

Photograph

Mound at Big Bend

Date: 1910-10-16 

Description: View of a linear Indian mound at Big Bend. Two men stand in the background on the left and right among the trees.

Date: 1850 ca.

Description: View of Carroll College.

Date: 1908-08-26 

Description: Elevated view of the third annual outing of the employees of the Milwaukee Electric Railway & Light Company (TMERL) at Waukesha Beach.

Postcard

Grand Avenue

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of Grand Avenue.

Date: 1935-08-18 

Description: Poster advertising the air show held to mark the dedication of the airport in Waukesha, an event sponsored by the Waukesha Aviation Club. Present to dedic...

Map or Atlas

Waukesha, Wis.

Date: 1857 ca.

Description: Elevated view of Waukesha with two women wearing dresses with a boy in long pants and tam o'shanter hat in foreground against a split-rail fence. Beyond th...

Postcard

Moor Baths

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: View of the spring house and lagoon at the Moor (Mud) Baths.

Date: 1954-08-10 

Description: Studio photograph of a one-pound can of Dr. David Roberts Ratu-Bait containing Warfarin. The active ingredient is an anti-coagulate which prevents a block...

Photograph

Dunbar Oak Marker

Date: 1982 before

Description: A historical marker mounted on a metal post tells the story of Col. Richard Dunbar discovering, in 1866, the healing properties of water from a nearby spri...

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Description: Exterior view of the Waukesha Public Library in winter. Reverse of cardboard backing reads: "1904, cost $15,000, Carnegie, C.C. Anderson, Arch." Above the...

Postcard

Cutler House

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Souvenir postcard showing a view of the Cutler house and Morris D. Cutler.

Photograph

Views

Date: 1860 ca.

Description: Two views of Waukesha, looking east.

Photograph

Carroll College

Date: 1890 ca.

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

Date: 1906-08-26 

Description: Exterior view of the punch table at a company picnic under trees. A man stands in the foreground looking at the camera while holding a knife, and the woman...

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