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Description: Alexander C. Eschweiler, a well-known architect in Milwaukee, designed this exotic station for the Wadhams Oil and Grease Company of Milwaukee in 1926.
Date: 1960 ca.
Description: This blue line print map shows zone districts, lot and block numbers and dimensions, building setbacks, center lines of streets, and some landownership. Th...
Description: This contemporary station and convenience store was built in 2004 but harkens back to the early decades of the twentieth century when communities pressured...
Description: "We are at Smith Bros. in Port Washington. Original plans were to eat at No No's in Newburg but when they told us it would be a two hour wait, we continued...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Elevated view looking down Main Street. Text reads: "Main Street, Cedarburg, Wis."
Date: 1850 ca.
Description: Main Street in Cedarburg. Includes text which reads: "Cedarburg, Wis., in the year 1850, showing Main Street as it appeared at that time. The photograph w...
Date: 1872 ca.
Description: Wind powered stone grist mill. Two men stand on a wood balcony near the open doorway of the windmill.
Description: "This is Bublitz's 'Foster Street' Pub and Restaurant in Saukville."
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of Cedarburg across water.
Date: date unknown
Description: View down center of downtown street in Port Washington. Night view showing electric lights, neon signs and falling snowflakes.
Description: "Today we traveled nearly to Lake Michigan, and dined in the small community of Lake Church at the Lake Church Inn, 69 Hwy D. Belgium, WI."
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Martin H. Meyer's birthplace. Reproduced from a lead pencil sketch made in 1870.
Description: "Polar Bear Club of Port Washington."
Date: 1963 ca.
Description: A Main Street office building. "Here is the historic Port Washington building which once housed the law firm of Pierce & Stanford and now is the property o...
Date: 1967 ca.
Description: Worker spraying Elm trees with DDT pumped from a tank hitched to the back of a vehicle equipped with a snow plow.
Description: Hand-colored elevated view of a residential neighborhood in Cedarburg. There is a church in the background on the left.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Black and white postcard with text reading, "An Old Landmark, Cedarburg, Wis."
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: "Gen." Wooster Harrison house. Sign in front reads, "Lincolns Abode/West Wing/1835".
Date: 1847 ca.
Description: An artists rendition of the western view of the Thiensville mills from the local tavern.
Description: View of Port Washington Harbor from Wisconsin Electric Power Company wharf. The city is in the background along the shoreline.
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