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Hillcrest School

Date: 1933 ca.

Description: Students standing in front of Hillcrest School, a one-room school in Waukesha County.

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Snowmobiling Club

Date:  

Description: Ed Westrick, the president of Genesse Trailmakers Club, and his family pose on their snowmobiles on a lawn.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The first house in Waukesha County, built in 1836.

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"Sunnybank"

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Two men are in the foreground on a shoreline, one standing in a boat. In the background on the other shoreline are adults and children sitting in the gras...

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: View of the State Tuberculosis Sanatorium administration building.

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Pewaukee Lake Mills

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: A view of Pewaukee Lake Mills. Asa Clark, a Vermont pioneer who settled in the town of Pewaukee in 1837, erected a sawmill in 1838 at the outlet of the lak...

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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: 1911 ca.

Description: Colored bird's-eye map of Oconomowoc and the Lakes Region, Waukesha County. Looking North from Government Hill. Location key below image identifies 24 Hote...

Date: 1915 

Description: Employees of the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway in the company's Waukesha office. Left to right they are Carl Mix, Ruth McGeen, Clarence Mica (seat...

Date: 1917-08-23 ca.

Description: Man, possibly Joseph Brown, attending to an automobile on the road between Waukesha and Ionsman. Rural landscape and farm in the background.

Date:  

Description: Exterior shot of the Fountain Spring House hotel.

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Allen De Karske

Date: 1967-06-17 

Description: Allen De Karske shows off his full beard and waxed, handlebar mustache. De Karske is also wearing a hat and is smoking a cigarette.

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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...

Date: 1984-11-08 

Description: Students prepare a curried beef dinner in a Waukesha County Technical Institute cooking class led by Juanita Decker (right, in chef's hat).

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Tree in Cornfield

Date: 1985-08-23 

Description: A lone tree standing in a rural Ottawa cornfield in western Waukesha county.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Elevated view of the Wisconsin State Tuberculosis Sanatorium.

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Octagon House

Date: 1920 before

Description: A view of the Octagon House from the southwest.

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Stone Church

Date: 1890 

Description: View of Stone Church, built by Rev. A.L. Lindsley.

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Polo Players

Date:  date unknown

Description: Polo horses take graceful strides as two players vie to hit the ball at Joy Farms.

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