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Date: 1962 ca.

Description: Leslie H. Fishel, Jr. with a group of mostly women. He was the Director of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin from 1959 until 1969.

Postcard

Bethesda Spring

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of the Bethesda Spring.

Date: 1928 ca.

Description: The John MacDonald Tavern, built about 1852 about 2 miles west of Delafield, also known as the half-way house between Milwaukee and Madison.

Photograph

Man Milking Cow

Date: 1939-03-30 

Description: A man sits on a stool to milk a cow by hand. The original caption reads, "Irwin L. Collum, Dousman, Wis. hired man milking for Thomas Ridgeman."

Photograph

Air Show Crowd

Date: 1955-09-11 

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

Postcard

Carroll College

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: View of four Carroll College buildings: Rankin Hall, Vorhees Cottage, Elizabeth Vorhees Dormitory, and Main Hall.

Photograph

Ski Hill

Date: 1948-02-08 

Description: "This ski hill was a popular attraction located near Oconomowoc. Ward Woltman of Oak Grove is on the jump."

Photograph

Hawks Tavern

Date: 1850 ca.

Description: Front view of Hawks Tavern.

Photograph

Kemper Homestead

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Exterior of the Kemper homestead with a porch, trees and landscape.

Date: 1984-11-08 

Description: Students prepare a curried beef dinner in a Waukesha County Technical Institute cooking class led by Juanita Decker (right, in chef's hat).

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Description: Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne discuss the newspaper in their drawing room at Ten Chimneys.

Photograph

Picking Up Steam

Date: 1984-07-07 

Description: Steam locomotive No. 1385 moves along the tracks as part of the Butler Railroad Days.

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: Students gather in the schoolyard at the Wisconsin Industrial School for Boys. Several school buildings are seen in the background.

Date: 1871 

Description: This map of Waukesha shows lot owners, buildings, and various plat additions. The margins of the maps include street reference, a Waukesha business directo...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A veteran places a flower on the grave of an unknown soldier.

Photograph

Ice Cream Treat

Date: 1967-08-28 

Description: Cloaked in a blanket, a girl eats ice cream at the Muskego Veterans of Foreign Wars County Fair day.

Photograph

Home Built Heath

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Description: Carl, Robert, and Ray Breecher at work on their modified parasol Heath airplane. After months of hard work, the plane was completely destroyed during a tes...

Date: 1990 

Description: Crew of the made-for-TV movie "Dillinger," which was shot on location at Old World Wisconsin. Here the crew has transformed the historic Seven Mile Inn fo...

Date: 1949 

Description: Alfred Lunt coring tomatoes in the kitchen at Ten Chimneys.

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: The business card of Waukesha photographer Warren O'Brien, a pioneer in aerial photography in Wisconsin. The illustration shows him sitting on the wing of...

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