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Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Nashotah Mission, Lewis Hall old entrance about 1920(?)

Date: 1928 ca.

Description: The Summit Center Chapel. At the the time this picture was taken the chapel was no longer in use.

Date: 1882 

Description: This manuscript map from 1882 shows land use and land for sale in a portion of the Town of Pewaukee, Waukesha County, Wisconsin. Woods, marshland, springs,...

Date: 1913 

Description: Rial Herreman stands beside a horse-drawn wagon/float, decorated with fresh flowers, advertising the Menomonee Drug Company. This may have been part of a l...

Date: 1937 

Description: Fred Esser puting a milk can into an McCormick-Deering 6 can milk cooler.

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Sanctuary of Cistercian Monastery. Two people kneel down before altar.

Photograph

Woodchuck Problem

Date: 1915 

Description: At Cornfalfa Farms two men try automobile exhaust to deal with their woodchuck problem.

Photograph

Hotel Majestic

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...

Photograph

Kemper Homestead

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Exterior of the Kemper homestead with a porch, trees and landscape.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Cistercian Abbey of Cistercian Fathers, Our Lady of Spring Bank in winter. Formerly a resort hotel on Oconomowoc Lake, called Spring Bank.

Date: 1954 

Description: This map of Waukesha shows numbered ward boundaries, roads, and some buildings. The bottom of the map includes a street index.

Date: 1896 

Description: Map shows landownership and acreages, roads, and townships.

Postcard

Carroll College

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Exterior view of Carroll College.

Photograph

Townsend House

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: Stereoview of the Townsend House, a resort hotel. Image includes three people in a boat, rowing under a bridge where four other people stand.

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...

Photograph

Picking Up Steam

Date: 1984-07-07 

Description: Steam locomotive No. 1385 moves along the tracks as part of the Butler Railroad Days.

Photograph

Pewaukee Lake

Date: 1906-09-04 ca.

Description: Three boys on the shore of Pewaukee Lake. One boy is fishing, while the other two observe. A boat dock and boat house are visible in the background.

Photograph

Polo Players

Date:  date unknown

Description: Polo horses take graceful strides as two players vie to hit the ball at Joy Farms.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: White church in the trees. The ground is covered with snow.

Photograph

Mowing the Lawn

Date: 1987-05-28 

Description: A Parks Department employee pushes a mower up a steep hill to keep Buchner Park maintained.

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