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Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Nashotah Mission, Blue House and Red House. The Blue House (right) was the first building of the mission, built in 1842. The Red House was built in 1843 fo...

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.

Photograph

Franklin Stove

Date: 1925-10-18 

Description: One of two Franklin stoves used in Hawks Tavern, built by Nelson P. Hawks in 1840.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: White church in the trees. The ground is covered with snow.

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Description: A man jumps off a ski ramp as many spectators look on.

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: 1990 

Description: Tourists visit the historic Seven-Mile Inn at Old World Wisconsin transformed for its role as the Daleyville Bank in the ABC made-for-TV movie "Dillinger".

Date: 1924 

Description: Label submitted to the state of Wisconsin for trademark registration. "Blatz Waukesha Water, Bottled at the Springs, Waukesha WI, A natural spring water, s...

Photograph

Fred Essers Farm

Date: 1937 

Description: Exterior view of a two-story house with several trees on the farm of Fred Esser. On the right is a barn with two silos. On the far left in a fenced area on...

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...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Front view of Bishop Kemper's home, with trees and a lawn.

Date:  date unknown

Description: This manuscript map by Increase Lapham shows the lakes and streams in the northwestern quarter of Waukesha County, Wisconsin.

Date: 1988-06-25 

Description: St. Dominic's Catholic Parish members tend the grills at their annual festival.

Postcard

Resthaven

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Exterior view of Resthaven, a sanitarium.

Photograph

Kemper Homestead

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Exterior of the Kemper homestead with a porch, trees and landscape.

Date: 1906-08-26 

Description: Exterior view of the punch table at a company picnic under trees. A man stands in the foreground looking at the camera while holding a knife, and the woman...

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: Okauchee House (Inn). View from the northwest.

Photograph

Lain-Estburg House

Date: 1935 

Description: Exterior view of the Lain-Estburg house.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Nashotah Mission, Shelton Hall and main entrance about 1920(?) Two young girls sitting in foreground.

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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...

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