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Photograph

Railway Depot

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul Railway depot. Side view of depot with windmill in background.

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Interior of the Wisconsin Central Railway's Waukesha back shop. The elevated view is from the office of the superintendent.

Photograph

Cleaning Cow Barn

Date: 1983-12-11 

Description: Delmer Staus of Waukesha County shoveling contents of one of his cow barns into a manure spreader.

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: Okauchee House (Inn). View from the northwest.

Date: 1954 

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

Drawing

Stewart House

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A sketch of the Stewart (I.N. Stewart?) home.

Date: 1938 

Description: Three uniformed employees of the Sinclair Oil Company Service Station, located at 501 East Broadway, stand in front of the station's gas pumps. Two lifesi...

Photograph

Home-Built Heath

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Ray and Carl Breecher's Heath parasol monoplane while still under construction in their father's garage. Despite extensive modification, the plane crashed...

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: 1886 

Description: Bird's-eye map of Menomonee Falls.

Date: 1990 

Description: The historic Harmony Town Hall at Old World Wisconsin transformed for use a 1930s gasoline station for the made-for-TV movie, "Dillinger". In the foregroun...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Nashotah Mission Blue House. Built in 1842, it was the mission's first building.

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: View of the Waushara cottage for men at the State Tuberculosis Sanatorium.

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.

Photograph

Lynn Fontanne

Date: 1946 

Description: Lynn Fontanne in work clothes and wearing a rhubarb leaf as a hat.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Black and white photographic postcard of Wells-DeKoven Hall at St. John's Military Academy.

Photograph

Air Show Crowd

Date: 1955-09-11 

Description: The crowd at "Air Progress Day," an air show sponsored by the Waukesha Aviation Club.

Date: 1934 ca.

Description: This map shows the area are it appeared in 1848 and includes buildings, land use, and roads with distances to nearby locations. The upper right corner read...

Photograph

Woodchuck Problem

Date: 1915 

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

Photograph

Memorial Day Parade

Date: 1979-05-28 

Description: A pair of boy and girl toddlers lead a part of the 33rd annual Memorial Day Parade on flag-bedecked tricycles.

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