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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...

Postcard

Ice House Bay

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Ice House Bay and the lake. Man and dog standing on dock, man in canoe in water next to dock. Building on shore in background.

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Road leading to Cistercian Monastery.

Date: 1933 

Description: Frank Fox Jr. holds his father's prize bull, with a lead attached to a nose ring, in front of a wood sided silo. On the reverse of the photograph is writte...

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...

Photograph

Town Hall

Date: 1936 

Description: Exterior view of the town hall.

Photograph

Cooper House

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the "Old Cooper House" from the street.

Photograph

Lake Five Road

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Postcard from Lake Five, showing an early open automobile driving on a rustic road.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Front exterior view of the Waukesha Springs Sanitarium.

Date: 1920 

Description: View of the stately Avalon Hotel. A drugstore occupied some of the space on the first floor.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of Rankin Science Hall at Carroll College.

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: View of the State Tuberculosis Sanatorium Refectory from the south.

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...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Interior view of St. John Chrysostom Episcopal Church, looking towards the altar.

Date: 1934 

Description: Label submitted to the state of Wisconsin for trademark registration. Kellermeister Beer, made by the Oconomowoc Brewing Company. Includes an image of a Ge...

Ever wonder why beer is so popular in Wisconsin? Wisconsin history is full of breweries and beer.

Photograph

Lindsley House

Date: 1890 

Description: View of the house in which Rev. A.L. Lindsley and his family lived in 1846. In it were born Julia West, Addison Alexander, and Justus (who died there at n...

Photograph

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: 1910 ca.

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

Photograph

Snowmobiling Club

Date:  

Description: Ed Westrick, the president of Genesse Trailmakers Club, and his family pose on their snowmobiles on a lawn.

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