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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: 1940 ca.
Description: Tree-lined avenue leading to the Cistercian Monastery.
Description: View of the Bridgeman house with three adults and a child posed in front of it.
Description: "Chris Schmidt, Milwaukee based photographer, is our guest when we visit the Schwabenhof Lounge & Hall at N56 W14750 Silver Spring Road, Menomonee Falls."
Description: Exterior view of the Bache farm. In the foreground is a small building with an open door. In the background is a large barn with stone foundation and a lar...
Description: Delmer Staus of Waukesha County shoveling contents of one of his cow barns into a manure spreader.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Postcard from Lake Five, showing an early open automobile driving on a rustic road.
Description: This map of Waukesha shows numbered ward boundaries, roads, and some buildings. The bottom of the map includes a street index.
Date: 1850 ca.
Description: View of Carroll College.
Description: Studio photograph of Dr. David Roberts Badger Balm. Dr. Roberts (1866-1951) was a Waukesha veterinarian. In 1904, he incorporated the Dr. David Robert's V...
Description: View from the road facing the front and side of the public school built in 1905. A swing set is to the left of the school building. The building has an arc...
Description: Elmer J. Schmidt makes furniture and toys in his woodshop even though he has only one arm to work with.
Description: View of Main Street, looking north on Gasper Street.
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: Interior perspective drawing of the living room of Robert and Rhoda Silver designed by John Randal McDonald.
Description: Fred Esser puting a milk can into an McCormick-Deering 6 can milk cooler.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Stereoview of the Stewart home. The name I.N. Stewart is stamped on the back, and the home is presumably of the family of the donor of the photograph, Mary...
Description: Aerial view of New Butler, in Waukesha County.
Description: Norwegian Luthern Church, first church built by Norwegian settlers in America, in 1843. The first pastor was Rev. C.L. Clausean. The original log building...
Description: Construction of Interstate Highway I-94 in Waukesha County using an earthmover manufactured by Allis Chalmers.
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