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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.
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,...
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...
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.
Description: At Cornfalfa Farms two men try automobile exhaust to deal with their woodchuck problem.
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...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Exterior of the Kemper homestead with a porch, trees and landscape.
Description: Cistercian Abbey of Cistercian Fathers, Our Lady of Spring Bank in winter. Formerly a resort hotel on Oconomowoc Lake, called Spring Bank.
Description: This map of Waukesha shows numbered ward boundaries, roads, and some buildings. The bottom of the map includes a street index.
Description: Map shows landownership and acreages, roads, and townships.
Description: Exterior view of Carroll College.
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...
Description: Steam locomotive No. 1385 moves along the tracks as part of the Butler Railroad Days.
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.
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.
Description: A Parks Department employee pushes a mower up a steep hill to keep Buchner Park maintained.
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