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Date: 1931-07-19 

Description: The crowd at a free air show sponsored by the recently organized Waukesha Aviation Club in order to dedicate their new airport. In actuality, the club's ai...

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...

Photograph

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...

Date: 1898 

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: 1931-05-25 

Description: The Waukesha Flying Club and their jointly owned Waco 10. The members are (row 1, left to right) Charles Gittner, Joe Rombough, and Roy Winzenreid and (row...

Date: 1844-01-12 

Description: A pen and ink drawing of a log cabin of pork casks and a washtub, contained in a letter written by Thomas Steel, Waukesha County farmer and physician, to h...

Date: 1873 ca.

Description: View of the Fountain Spring House.

Postcard

Moor Baths

Date: 1920 ca.

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

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Spring City Hotel.

Photograph

Lindsley House

Date: 1890 

Description: View of the house in which Rev. A.L. Lindsley and his family lived in 1846. In it were born Julia West, Addison Alexander, and Justus (who died there at n...

Date: 1920 

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

Date: 1924 

Description: Label submitted to the state of Wisconsin for trademark registration. "Blatz Waukesha Water, Bottled at the Springs, Waukesha WI, A natural spring water, s...

Postcard

Silurian Spring

Date: 1914 ca.

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

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: Four students at the Wisconsin Industrial School for Boys stand outside on the snow-covered school grounds.

Photograph

Cement Truck

Date: 1931 

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...

Photograph

Estburg House

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the John Estburg house, built around 1840.

Date: 1954 

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...

Map or Atlas

Waukesha, Wis.

Date: 1857 ca.

Description: Elevated view of Waukesha with 2 women and boy in long pants and tam o'shanter hat in foreground against split rail fence. Beyond the fence, two elegant...

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...

Date: 1937 

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

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