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Photograph

Old Falls Village

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Elevated view of Falls Village from the cemetery looking south.

Photograph

Man Milking Cow

Date: 1939-03-30 

Description: A man sits on a stool to milk a cow by hand. The original caption reads, "Irwin L. Collum, Dousman, Wis. hired man milking for Thomas Ridgeman."

Photograph

Boy Milking Cow

Date: 1939 

Description: A boy wearing a hat, boots, and overalls sits on a wooden stool to milk a cow by hand. The original caption reads, "Son of Thomas Ridgman, Dousman, Wis."

Newspaper Article/Clipping

The county fair of early days

Date: 1909-3-11

County: Waukesha

City: Waukesha

Photograph

Apple Stand

Date: 1963-10-09 

Description: Couple arranging varieties of apples and jugs of cider at their roadside stand near Mukwonago.

Photograph

Bache Farm

Date:  

Description: Exterior view of the Bache farm. In the foreground is a small building with an open door. In the background is a large barn with stone foundation and a lar...

Date: 1933-5-31

County: Waukesha

City: Waukesha

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: 1946 

Description: Alfred Lunt pulling weeds in the cornfield at Ten Chimneys.

Date: 1979-05-24 

Description: Lyle Lurvey and Mrs. Lurvey on a tractor planting muskmelon on their farm near Highway 67, south of Dousman.

Date: 1921 

Description: Label submitted to the state of Wisconsin for trademark registration. Badger Brand Honey produced at the Wisconsin Honey Farm with the subheading "Where qu...

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...

Date: 1942 

Description: View down rows of vegetable garden at Ten Chimneys of Lynn Fontanne standing on the right and Alfred Lunt standing and waving his hat from a patch of corn....

Date: 1928-7-14

County: Waukesha

City: Waukesha

Date:  date unknown

Description: Alfred Lunt driving a tractor pulling Ben Perkins in a cart. Mr. Perkins is likely seeding the furrows.

Date:  

Description: Letterhead of the Oconomowoc Canning Company, with a can of Teenie Weenie Wisconsin peas featuring a label with Teenie Weenie figures emptying pods of peas...

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: 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...

Date: 1912-08 

Description: John Kaminski (the first licensed pilot in Wisconsin, third from the right in checkered cap) with his new Curtiss pusher, the "Sweetheart."

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...

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