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Date: 1963-07-04 

Description: A restored 19th century circus wagon travels down a commercial road on a trailer during a parade. The 25-piece circus parade traveled from Circus World Mus...

Date: 2008 

Description: In the early 1920s, Prussian immigrant John Bosch constructed a simple, rectangular brick service garage with a canted corner at a prime location: the inte...

Date: 1917-08-23 ca.

Description: Man, possibly Joseph Brown, attending to an automobile on the road between Waukesha and Ionsman. Rural landscape and farm in the background.

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: Elevated view from hill looking towards Nagawicka Lake. There is a road and buildings along the shoreline at the bottom of the hill. There are a number of...

Postcard

Park Hotel

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Front view of the Park Hotel with a child seated in the foreground.

Photograph

School Project

Date: 1967-04-22 

Description: Two junior high students work on a project that requires making a vocal recording.

Date: 1933 

Description: Southeast view of the Jesse Smith Cobblestone Inn.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Nashotah Mission, cloister about 1915-20(?) Four people gathered in entrance.

Photograph

Heavy Snow

Date: 1963-12-12 

Description: Winter scene with Swanson School youngsters playing in the first heavy snow of the season.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Exterior view of Nashotah Mission, Shelton Hall.

Photograph

Senta III

Date: 1959-07 

Description: View across water of the Senta III, owned by Ernst Schmidt of Black Point Estate, competes in the Class A Regatta at Pewaukee Lake. The skipper is B...

Date: 1946 

Description: Alfred Lunt pulling weeds in the cornfield at Ten Chimneys.

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: Lake and bridge road. Building in background.

Photograph

Hawks Tavern

Date: 1884 ca.

Description: Hawks Tavern, with men on the porch and with trees in the yard.

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Road leading to Cistercian Monastery.

Photograph

Draper Hall

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: Side view of Draper Hall on Lake Road. Tree-lined street with two men sitting on chairs in front of Draper Hall.

Photographs of Public Libraries in Wisconsin

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Date: 1870 

Description: Stereograph view of Oconomowoc.

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Description: Letterhead of the Wisconsin Industrial School for Boys, in Waukesha, Wisconsin. The Wisconsin State Seal is on the left. On the right is the name of the sc...

Date: 1889-08-01 before

Description: Exterior and interior menu listing of the Fountain Spring House, with visitors strolling the grounds of a tree-filled park with the hotel in the background...

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