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Description: Exterior shot of the Fountain Spring House hotel.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The house and printing office of James D. Reymerts at Denoon Lake.

Date: 1924 

Description: View down railroad tracks towards the Eagle train depot. A number of pedestrians are around the depot. On the left near the road, two men stand in front of...


Lain-Estburg House

Date: 1935 

Description: Exterior view of the Lain-Estburg house.

Date: 1924 

Description: A barnstorming pilot and curious onlookers at a field on the outskirts of Waukesha that served as a primitive airport. Technically, the term barnstorming s...


Woman in Man's Suit

Date: 1963-03-17 

Description: A woman models a men's suit, while holding an umbrella and wearing a top hat.

Date: 1870 

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


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...

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: 1915 ca.

Description: View of street corner includes shops, cars parked on street, and two people.

Date: 1933 ca.

Description: Front view of the former Dousman-Dunkel house with a gasoline pump and a woman sitting on the front porch. The Elmbrook Historical Society currently occup...

Date: 1959-10 

Description: Moving a very large boulder with a bulldozer during construction of Highway 94 in Waukesha County.

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: A demonstration of parachute handling for members of a local YMCA by the Waukesha Aviation Club. The club considered such educational activities for young...

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.

Date: 1946 

Description: Alfred Lunt pulling weeds in the cornfield at Ten Chimneys.

Date: 1916 

Description: Exterior view of front of James DeNoon Reymert's printing office, built in 1847. This office printed the first Norwegian newspaper, the "Nordyset", in the...

Date:  date unknown

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

Newspaper Article/Clipping

A Young Alfred Lunt as Rip Van Winkle

Date: 1904 ca.

Description: A young Alfred Lunt dressed as Rip Van Winkle, using clothing and a musket borrowed from farm hands and leggings made of gunny sacks.


Battle Creek School

Date: 1931 

Description: Students of the Battle Creek School, Joint District No. 4, have gathered outside the school building for their picture. The girls are on or near the front...


Park Hotel

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Front view of the Park Hotel with a child seated in the foreground.

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