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Franklin Stove

Date: 1925-10-18 

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

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: View of downtown Waukesha at Five Points.

Date: 1949 

Description: Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne formally dressed in the dining room of their home, Ten Chimneys.

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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...

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Tree in Cornfield

Date: 1985-08-23 

Description: A lone tree standing in a rural Ottawa cornfield in western Waukesha county.

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: Students gather in the schoolyard at the Wisconsin Industrial School for Boys. Several school buildings are seen in the background.

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...

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Walter's Airline

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Walter Liskowitz of Waukesha in his two-place Standard. This photograph was taken shortly after he organized Walter's Airline to provide service to Chicago...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Elevated view of the Masonic Home from above, surrounded by trees. Two flagpoles are visible, along with a driveway leading around the building.

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Okauchee House

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: Okauchee House main entrance detail. Printed on plaque: "880".

Date: 1933-05-18 

Description: The Battle of Durham Hill during the milk strike, showing sheriff's deputies and National Guardsmen (sworn in as special deputies) charging farmers with ba...

Date: 1921 

Description: Label submitted to the state of Wisconsin for trademark registration. Badger Brand Honey produced at the Wisconsin Honey Farm with the subheading "Where qu...

Date: 1933 

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...

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

Date: 1874 

Description: Bird's-eye view of Waukesha, looking southwest, with insets of State Industrial School, Court House, and Fountain Spring House.

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Stone Church

Date: 1890 

Description: View of Stone Church, built by Rev. A.L. Lindsley.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of the Soldiers' Monument in front of the Waukesha Public Library, in the center of Cutler Park.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Field notes taken for T6N R17E between 6 and 7 on the original township survey of Wisconsin.

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Hawks Tavern

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Exterior view of Hawks tavern, with a porch and deck in the front.

Date: 1844-01-12 

Description: A pen and ink drawing of a log cabin, pork casks, and a washtub, contained in a letter written by Thomas Steel, Waukesha County farmer and physician, to hi...

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