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Summit Center House

Date: 1926 

Description: A side view from road of large brick house with an open front porch, surrounded by trees. There is a a rear wing and attached garage or shed.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: This map of Waukesha County, Wisconsin, from the 1930s shows the township and range grid, towns, sections, cities and villages, highways and roads, railroa...

Date: 1876 ca.

Description: Distant view of Neshotah Mission. River with boaters, two people standing on riverbank, mission on hill in background.


Allen De Karske

Date: 1967-06-17 

Description: Allen De Karske shows off his full beard and waxed, handlebar moustache. De Karske is also wearing a hat and is smoking a cigarette.

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: Sleeping quarters at the Wisconsin Industrial School for Boys, with several rows of bunk beds.


Main Street

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View down Main Street from Five Points.

Map or Atlas

Plat Map of Delafield

Date: 1891 

Description: Plat map of Delafield. Page 18.



Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Parsonage, the second one in the community.


Boy Milking Cow

Date: 1939 

Description: A boy wearing a hat, boots, and overalls sits on a wooden stool to milk a cow by hand. The original caption reads, "Son of Thomas Ridgman, Dousman, Wis."

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Side view of Holy Innocents Church.

Date: 1963-04-29 

Description: A majorette girl is waving her baton with one arm, while her other arm is in a sling.


Optenberg Pharmacy

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior view of the Optenberg Pharmacy. On the left is a large candy counter, including a Russell Stover Candies display. A curved soda fountain counter i...


Hawks Tavern

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Exterior view of Hawks tavern, with a porch and deck in the front.


"Indian Guides"

Date: 1963-01-27 

Description: Young Caucasian boys dressed like Native Americans as part of their YMCA "Indian Guides" program. They are being directed by the "All Nations Chief" Henry...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Nashotah Mission, Shelton Hall about 1920(?)


Heg Store

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Ole Heg Store, once also the home of Elias Strangeland (sp?). The original building was of log construction which was later boarded over.

Date: 1896 ca.

Description: Wisconsin Central Railway's locomotive # 96 at the Waukesha depot.

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Cistercian Monastery. Plants and trees shroud building.


Skofstad Cabin

Date: 1920 ca.

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...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of depot.

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