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Date: 1906 ca.
Description: Two views of the State Tuberculosis Sanatorium.
Description: Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne formally dressed in the dining room of their home, Ten Chimneys.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Exterior of Octagon House. The caption reads : "The Pewaukee octagon house is the one for Poe. Legend says the man who built it killed his wife. Truth expl...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Hawk's Tavern, front door entrance.
Description: Poster advertising the air show held to mark the dedication of the airport in Waukesha, an event sponsored by the Waukesha Aviation Club. Present to dedic...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Side view of the Jesse Smith tavern, built in 1847.
Date: 1949 ca.
Description: Norwegian church. Interior view of old log church, the first church built by Norwegians in America in 1843.
Description: Heg Farm. The home was built by the Hegs after their immigration from Lier, Norway in 1840 and before the Civil War. The barn (back seen in image ID 41495)...
Description: Exterior view of Ole Heg's house with a woman standing in front.
Description: A pair of boy and girl toddlers lead a part of the 33rd annual Memorial Day Parade on flag-bedecked tricycles.
Description: John Kaminski (the first licensed pilot in Wisconsin, third from the right in checkered cap) with his new Curtiss pusher, the "Sweetheart."
Date: 1860 ca.
Description: Two views of Waukesha, looking east.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Exterior of Draper Hall.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: A view of Pewaukee Lake Mills. Asa Clark, a Vermont pioneer who settled in the town of Pewaukee in 1837, erected a sawmill in 1838 at the outlet of the lak...
Date: 1884 ca.
Description: View of buildings in Delafield, with two men and a dog standing in the foreground.
Description: Employees of the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway in the company's Waukesha office. Left to right they are Carl Mix, Ruth McGeen, Clarence Mica (seat...
Description: Label submitted to the state of Wisconsin for trademark registration. "Fox Head '400 Beer,' Fox Head Waukesha water Used Exclusively, Bottles for Fox Head...
Description: A lone tree standing in a rural Ottawa cornfield in western Waukesha county.
Description: St. Dominic's Catholic Parish members tend the grills at their annual festival.
Description: A collage of nine newly elected officers of the National American Woman Suffrage Association. The officers are Mrs. Frank M. Roessing, Mrs. Carrie Chapman...
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