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Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Nashotah Mission, Blue House and Red House. The Blue House (right) was the first building of the mission, built in 1842. The Red House was built in 1843 fo...

Date: 1894 ca.

Description: First Norwegian church in Wisconsin.

Date: 1958-02-14 

Description: Elmer J. Schmidt makes furniture and toys in his woodshop even though he has only one arm to work with.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Nashotah Mission Blue House. Built in 1842, it was the mission's first building.

Date: 1916 

Description: Exterior view of side of the James DeNoon Reymert's printing office, built in 1847. This office printed the first Norwegian newspaper, the "Nordyset", in t...

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Description: Exterior view of the Waukesha Public Library in winter. Reverse of cardboard backing reads: "1904, cost $15,000, Carnegie, C.C. Anderson, Arch." Above the...

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: Lake and bridge road. Building in background.

Photograph

Waukesha Flyers

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Fritz Warden (at the propeller) and Lee Barney, two young members of the Waukesha Flying Club, together with Barney's Aeronica C2 airplane. The Aeronica w...

Date: 1877 

Description: View of Spence's observation tower with a group of people standing on its upper balcony.

Postcard

High School

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Exterior view of a high school.

Photograph

Lake La Belle

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across Lake La Belle towards far shoreline.

Date: 1935-06-12 

Description: Label submitted to the State of Wisconsin for trademark registration. Features an Eskimo in a yellow coat and hat eating an ice cream cone. In the backgrou...

Date: 1935-04-09 

Description: Label submitted to the State of Wisconsin for trademark registration. Features an illustration of a mill on a river. "Old Method, Whole Wheat Flour, Stone...

Photograph

La Belle Lake

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Stereoview from east side of La Belle Lake.

Date: 1936 

Description: Label submitted to the state of Wisconsin for trademark registration. "Fox Head '400 Beer,' Fox Head Waukesha water Used Exclusively, Bottles for Fox Head...

Date: 1874 

Description: Bird's-eye view of Waukesha, looking southwest, with insets of State Industrial School, Court House, and Fountain Spring House.

Postcard

Moor Baths

Date: 1920 ca.

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

Date: 1919 

Description: Front view of the Waukesha Freeman building, where an abolition paper was published in the 1850's.

Date: 1965 

Description: This basic street map shows roads, schools, parks and cemeteries and includes a street index in the lower margin. The map also shows a portion of Elm Grove...

Photograph

Memorial Day Parade

Date: 1979-05-28 

Description: A pair of boy and girl toddlers lead a part of the 33rd annual Memorial Day Parade on flag-bedecked tricycles.

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