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Photograph

Hawks Tavern

Date: 1850 ca.

Description: Front view of Hawks Tavern.

Date: 1935-08-18 

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...

Map or Atlas

Waukesha, Wis.

Date: 1857 ca.

Description: Elevated view of Waukesha with two women wearing dresses with a boy in long pants and tam o'shanter hat in foreground against a split-rail fence. Beyond th...

Date: 1873 

Description: This late 19th century map shows the lake region around Oconomowoc in Waukesha County and eastern Jefferson County, Wisconsin. The township and range grid,...

Postcard

Moor Baths

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: View of the spring house and lagoon at the Moor (Mud) Baths.

Date:  

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

Photograph

Camp Home

Date: 1890 

Description: Camp home, residence of Dan L. Camp, writer and historian.

Date: 1954-08-10 

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: 1900 ca.

Description: View of St. John Chrysostom Church and the surrounding cemetery.

Photograph

Drilling for Water

Date:  

Description: A man is operating a drill to connect a house to a water supply.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Nagowicka Roller Mills and mill race. Three people stand on the bank with the mill in background.

Date: 1927 

Description: This blueprint map shows landownership around the lake. Water depths are shown by soundings; relief is shown by hachures. The map was originally created in...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Sideview of Nashotah Mission, library about 1915-20(?)

Photograph

Dunbar Oak Marker

Date: 1982 before

Description: A historical marker mounted on a metal post tells the story of Col. Richard Dunbar discovering, in 1866, the healing properties of water from a nearby spri...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Hawks Tavern smokehouse, with trees surrounding the building.

Date: 1933 

Description: Two unidentified girls pose seated on a large stone in a rock garden on the lawn of the Charles E. Curver home. There are small clumps of flowers in bloom...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Waldheim Park Sanatorium boat house.

Photograph

Woodchuck Problem

Date: 1915 

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

Date:  

Description: Exterior view of the Waukesha Public Library in winter. Reverse of cardboard backing reads: "1904, cost $15,000, Carnegie, C.C. Anderson, Arch." Above the...

Date: 1870 

Description: Man wearing "stove-pipe" hat, standing looking out over a lake.

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