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Date: 1925 ca.
Description: The business card of Waukesha photographer Warren O'Brien, a pioneer in aerial photography in Wisconsin. The illustration shows him sitting on the wing of...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Interior door in Hawks tavern.
Description: Students prepare a curried beef dinner in a Waukesha County Technical Institute cooking class led by Juanita Decker (right, in chef's hat).
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View of St. John Chrysostom Church and the surrounding cemetery.
Description: Mother pours tea for her twins at the mother and daughter tea, sponsored by the Brookfield Woman's Club.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Tree-lined avenue leading to the Cistercian Monastery.
Description: A pair of boy and girl toddlers lead a part of the 33rd annual Memorial Day Parade on flag-bedecked tricycles.
Description: Camp home, residence of Dan L. Camp, writer and historian.
Date: 1916 ca.
Description: A Standard plane on the golf course of the Waukesha Moor Baths Hotel surrounded by curious onlookers. This landing was representative of the problems encou...
Description: View across Lake La Belle toward lakeside factories, residences, and churches.
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...
Date: 1927 ca.
Description: Hotel Majestic. An advertisement on the back reads, "Located on intersection of Highways 19 and 67. Situated in beautiful Lake Region of Wisconsin. Boat...
Description: Exterior view of front of James DeNoon Reymert's printing office, built in 1847. This office printed the first Norwegian newspaper, the "Nordyset", in the...
Description: Mr. and Mrs. Charles D. Stewart standing on the porch of their home.
Description: A woman models a men's suit, while holding an umbrella and wearing a top hat.
Description: Felix Liburdi, 17 years old, poses in front of the arched front porch of the Hillcrest School, District No. 6, Towns of Waukesha, Pewaukee, Brookfield and...
Description: Shoppers take refuge in the open doorway of a shop during a downpour.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: This map is revised by McMahon Engineering Company, Menasha, Wisconsin and shows plat of town, local streets, concrete monument, iron stake, government sto...
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: Two views of the State Tuberculosis Sanatorium.
Description: Exterior view of the town hall.
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