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Date:  date unknown

Description: View of ice coated pier and lighthouse along the shore of Lake Michigan.

Date: 1971-01 

Description: L.J. Brodd and Mrs. Robert [Lorraine] Rasche, both of Glendale, sweep ahead of the stone during a match as part of the 21st Annual Milwaukee Mixed Bonspiel...

Date: 1909 

Description: Elevated view of town.

Date: 1847 ca.

Description: An artists rendition of the western view of the Thiensville mills from the local tavern.

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Martin H. Meyer's birthplace. Reproduced from a lead pencil sketch made in 1870.

Date: 1938 

Description: This map shows plat of town, boundary lines of assessors blocks, land ownership by name, local streets, railroads, wards, lots, and parts of Cedar Creek. T...

Date: 2002-02-08 

Description: "Today, we are at The Port Hotel Restaurant, 101 E. Main Street, Port Washington, WI."

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: View of Washington Avenue, looking north.


Power House

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: Power house during construction.

Date: 2008 

Description: This contemporary station and convenience store was built in 2004 but harkens back to the early decades of the twentieth century when communities pressured...

Date: 1910-10 

Description: Detail of a Sanborn Map of Grafton including the Northern Chair Company.

Date: 2007-11-30 

Description: "Lynn waited on us at Rich's Restaurant in Cedarburg." From left going counterclockwise; Shirley Widmer, Carl Bernhard, Ralph "Buddy" Ruecker, John Bodden,...

Date: 1987-09-10 

Description: A traffic crossing guard reads while she waits for a Grafton elementary school to dismiss its students for the day.

Date: 1876 

Description: This map shows existing and proposed harbor improvements, streets, the Sauk River, and Lake Michigan. On the bottom of the map inscribed in ink is: "44th C...


Grafton Viaduct

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across field towards the railroad bridge, seen with the construction almost completed. A man is standing in the middle of the bridge, and two or three...


Summer Harrowing

Date: 1934-07-07 

Description: Farmer George Kopp gives a ride on his horse-drawn harrow to a young friend as he cultivates his field.

Date: 2008 

Description: Alexander C. Eschweiler, a well-known architect in Milwaukee, designed this exotic station for the Wadhams Oil and Grease Company of Milwaukee in 1926.

Date: 1894-11 

Description: A detail of a Sanborn map of Grafton which includes the Milwaukee River.

Date: 1861-11-28 

Description: Civil War recruiting poster for the 5th Wisconsin Regiment written in German.

Map or Atlas

Cedarburg, Wisconsin

Date: 1882 

Description: This map of Cedarburg is a bird's-eye map with an inset of Cedarburg Brewery. Relief is shown pictorially and the map includes an index to buildings.

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