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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.
Description: View of Main Street, looking north on Gasper Street.
Description: Group assembled at Bethesda Mineral Spring.
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: Group portrait of boarders, all railroad shop workers, sitting on the front porch at Mrs. Armour's boarding house. Left to right are: Bill Salsig, Roy Mart...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View down Main Street from Five Points.
Description: View of a linear Indian mound at Big Bend. Two men stand in the background on the left and right among the trees.
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...
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Dining room at the Wisconsin Industrial School for Boys.
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...
Description: View across street of street railroad car #63. The car was built by the Cincinnati Car Co., and purchased from the Shaker Heights Rapid Transit Co. by Milw...
Description: A young girl playing with soap bubbles outdoors.
Description: Exterior view of the Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul freight station.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View looking east from Five Points, with a bank and dentist's office in the foreground.
Description: Page from the Waukesha "Daily Freeman" newspaper listing draftees from Waukesha, Brookfield, New Berlin, Menomonee, Muskego, Vernon, Genesse, Summit, Delaf...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: View of the main building of the Moor (Mud) Baths.
Description: View of the stately Avalon Hotel. A drugstore occupied some of the space on the first floor.
Date: 1962 ca.
Description: Leslie H. Fishel, Jr. with a group of mostly women. He was the Director of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin from 1959 until 1969.
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Front view of a Presbyterian church.
Date: 1932 ca.
Description: Ray and Carl Breecher's Heath parasol monoplane while still under construction in their father's garage. Despite extensive modification, the plane crashed...
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