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Description: Mother pours tea for her twins at the mother and daughter tea, sponsored by the Brookfield Woman's Club.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Townsend House and grounds with elaborate birdhouse in foreground.
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."
Description: Entrance detail of a Baptist church.
Description: View from the road facing the front and side of the public school built in 1905. A swing set is to the left of the school building. The building has an arc...
Description: In the early 1920s, Prussian immigrant John Bosch constructed a simple, rectangular brick service garage with a canted corner at a prime location: the inte...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: View of the Waushara cottage for men at the State Tuberculosis Sanatorium.
Description: Elevated view of the third annual outing of the employees of the Milwaukee Electric Railway & Light Company (TMERL) at Waukesha Beach.
Date: date unknown
Description: View of the "Old Cooper House" from the street.
Date: 1967-08-28 ca.
Description: Gary Ksicinski is surrounded by stuffed animals and other souvenirs as he waits for customers at his concession booth at the annual Muskego VFW fair.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Spring Bank monastery. Man kneeling in from of one of the Stations of the Cross. This is probably part of the Cistercian monastery.
Date: 1851 ca.
Description: School and church, from a drawing by Johann B. Wengler, an Austrian traveller in this country.
Description: Interior perspective of the living room of the Robert W. Liske house designed and drawn by architect John Randal McDonald. The home was named "Sunny Crest"...
Description: Map shows landownership and acreages, roads, and railroads in the Town of Waukesha and part of the city of Waukesha, Waukesha County, Wisconsin.
Description: Cistercian Monastery. Plants and trees shroud building.
Description: A diver is caught mid-air as another prepares to dive from a diving platform on the shore of the mill pond at Jeffry's Mill at Eagleville. A boy watches fr...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Black and white photographic postcard of Upper Nemanbin Lake, with parked cars, and people boating and swimming.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Side view of the Jesse Smith tavern, built in 1847.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Front view of Bishop Kemper's home, with trees and a lawn.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View from fork in road of Martin's Tavern in Chamberlain. There is a horse and carriage with driver on the left. Three men sit or stand in front of the tav...
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