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Field Trip or Tour

'Immigration' Field Trip

Old World Wisconsin - a historic site

Explore the Norwegian Area, discover reasons for migration to the New World and what life was like for immigrants once they arrived in Wisconsin.

Photograph

Gladys Hofseth

Date: 1933 ca.

Description: The teacher at Eagle Corners School, District No. 3, Township of Eagle, Gladys Hofseth, poses in front of the school. She is wearing a polka dot dress.

Property Record

OLD WORLD WISCONSIN SITE

Community: Eagle

County: Waukesha

Historic Name: KOEPSEL STABLE

Reference Number: 7237

Field Trip or Tour

'Entrepreneurs' Field Trip

Old World Wisconsin - a historic site

Learn how immigrants seeking the "American Dream" adapted to innovative technology by changing the way they made their living.

National or State Registers Record

Off WI 59 in Old World Wisconsin

Community: Eagle

County: Waukesha

Historic Name: Turck, Christian, House

Reference Number: 73000097

Date: 1924 

Description: View down railroad tracks towards the Eagle train depot. A number of pedestrians are around the depot. On the left near the road, two men stand in front of...

Property Record

W634 S7310 STATE HIGHWAY 67

Community: Eagle

County: Waukesha

Historic Name: Oramel & Phebe Hinkley Residence

Reference Number: 222551

Community: Eagle

County: Waukesha

Historic Name: PARADISE SPRINGS SPRING HOUSE

Reference Number: 11133

Community: Eagle

County: Waukesha

Historic Name: Ahira R. Hinkley House

Reference Number: 7225

Photograph

School Picnic

Date: 1931-05-14 

Description: Students from the Eagle Corners School, District No. 3, Township of Eagle, roast marshmallows over a fire at Barett's Hill (spelled Barrett's on the revers...

Property Record

S101 W34511 HWY LO

Community: Eagle

County: Waukesha

Historic Name: EAGLEVILLE SCHOOL

Reference Number: 134000

Field Trip or Tour

'Farm Hands' Field Trip

Old World Wisconsin - a historic site

Experience the life of children growing up on a farm in Wisconsin in the 19th century.

Community: Eagle

County: Richland

Historic Name: PLEASANT HILL SCHOOL

Reference Number: 54872

Photograph

Public School

Date: 1924 

Description: View from the road facing the front and side of the public school built in 1905. A swing set is to the left of the school building. The building has an arc...

Community: Eagle

County: Waukesha

Historic Name: 

Reference Number: 7227

Community: Eagle

County: Waukesha

Historic Name: 

Reference Number: 32046

Property Record

132 WAUKESHA RD

Community: Eagle

County: Waukesha

Historic Name: ST. THERESA CATHOLIC CHURCH

Reference Number: 7889

Date: 1990 

Description: Crew of the made-for-TV movie "Dillinger," which was shot on location at Old World Wisconsin. Here the crew has transformed the historic Seven Mile Inn fo...

Community: Eagle

County: Richland

Historic Name: Hoosier Hollow School

Reference Number: 90570

Community: Eagle

County: Waukesha

Historic Name: 

Reference Number: 7221

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