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Date: 1924 ca.
Description: Argonne Gate, S.J.M.A. War memorial for the service men from Delafield in the First World War. The lantern on the gate is meant to burn perpetually.
Description: This 1911 map from the U.S. Post Office Dept. shows rural delivery routes, active and discontinued post offices, selected rural landowners and houses, chur...
Date: 1960 ca.
Description: First Prebyterian Church with two deciduous trees in front.
Description: Exterior view of the Fountain House.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Nashotah Mission Blue House. Built in 1842, it was the mission's first building.
Description: Landscape view of a subdivision. In the center is an electrical meter, stone walls, and pine trees. In the distance are houses and telephone poles.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Lake Okauchee lighthouse. Buildings in background.
Description: Interior view of the Oconomowoc Public Library. The library was funded by a combined gift of $4,500 from Mrs. Geo Bullen and Mr. P. D. Armour, Sr. Photogra...
Description: "This ski hill was a popular attraction located near Oconomowoc. Ward Woltman of Oak Grove is on the jump."
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...
Date: 1947 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Jesse Smith tavern.
Description: View of the stately Avalon Hotel. A drugstore occupied some of the space on the first floor.
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...
Description: Exterior side view of Skofstad cabin, possibly the oldest building in the settlement. An early pastor of a Norwegian Lutheran Church, Reverend Stub, lived...
Description: Diagram of an effigy mound in the shape of a cross.
Description: Studio photograph of a one-pound can of Dr. David Roberts Ratu-Bait containing Warfarin. The active ingredient is an anti-coagulate which prevents a block...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: The Cushing Memorial State Park was established in 1915 by the State and the Waukesha County Historical Society. Its grounds, formerly the Cushing family h...
Harry and Roy Aitken
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Interior view of St. John Chrysostom Episcopal Church.
Date: 1928 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Oconomowoc Public Library, located in both the half-timbered (formerly the fire house) and the next building, with museum on the third...
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