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Smith Tavern

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Side view of the Jesse Smith tavern, built in 1847.

Postcard

Wisconsin Avenue

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: View of Wisconsin Avenue, looking east.

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Hawks Tavern

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Hawks Tavern smokehouse.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The first house in Waukesha County, built in 1836.

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Heg Store

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Ole Heg store, once also the home of Elias Stangeland (sp?). The original building was of log construction which was later boarded over. Woman standing in...

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...

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Ice Cream Treat

Date: 1967-08-28 

Description: Cloaked in a blanket, a girl eats ice cream at the Muskego Veterans of Foreign Wars County Fair day.

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Aviation Class

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group portrait of women enrolled in an aviation class.

Postcard

Bethesda Spring

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of Bethesda Spring.

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.

Photograph

Pewaukee Lake Mills

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: A view of Pewaukee Lake Mills. Asa Clark, a Vermont pioneer who settled in the town of Pewaukee in 1837, erected a sawmill in 1838 at the outlet of the lak...

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: Cushing Memorial.

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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...

Date: 1965 

Description: This basic street map shows roads, schools, parks and cemeteries and includes a street index in the lower margin. The map also shows a portion of Elm Grove...

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Fountain Spring House.

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School and Church

Date: 1851 ca.

Description: School and church, from a drawing by Johann B. Wengler, an Austrian traveller in this country.

Date: 1963 

Description: A woman and three children watch from the sidewalk as a parade of circus wagons carried on the beds of International trucks proceeds down a commercial stre...

Date: 1937-08-06 

Description: Charles Broughton and James Farley at an event in Oconomowoc.

Date: 1894 ca.

Description: First Norwegian church in Wisconsin.

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Weaver Barn

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: View of the Weaver barn in which the first Episcopal church services were held between about 1842 - 1845.

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