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Date: 1870 ca.
Description: View from shore of sailboat anchored on the lake. There appears to be an island in the upper left.
Description: Young girl plays with soap bubbles outdoors.
Description: Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne hold a basket of vegetables picked from their garden at Ten Chimneys.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Road leading to Cistercian Monastery.
Description: Winter scene with an International D-70 truck owned by the Waukesha County Highway Department and outfitted with a scraper clearing snow from a rural road.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View of the Soldiers' Monument in front of the Waukesha Public Library, in the center of Cutler Park.
Description: Cushing Memorial.
Date: 1894 ca.
Description: First Norwegian church in Wisconsin.
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...
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...
Description: Fred Esser stands in a hat and sweater in front of wooden doors. Mr. Esser owned a McCormick-Deering 6 can cooler.
Date: 1920 before
Description: A view of the Octagon House from the southwest.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: View of the Waukesha Woolen Mills buildings with text.
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...
Description: Tina Polley looked through a pair of large clown eyeglasses as she ate an ice cream cone at an Ice Cream and Pie Social at St. Francis Episcopal Church.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Beggs residence in winter, home of John I. Beggs, on "Begs Isle."
Description: The Waukesha Flying Club and their jointly owned Waco 10. The members are (row 1, left to right) Charles Gittner, Joe Rombough, and Roy Winzenreid and (row...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Interior view of tavern door details.
Date: 1851 ca.
Description: School and church, from a drawing by Johann B. Wengler, an Austrian traveller in this country.
Description: Alfred Lunt coring tomatoes in the kitchen at Ten Chimneys.
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