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Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of St. John Chrysostom Church and the surrounding cemetery, with a woman standing near the church's right side.

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National Hotel

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of National Hotel on Main Street.

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Tree-lined avenue leading to the Cistercian Monastery.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Norwegian Lutheran Church, first church built by Norwegian settlers in America, in 1843. The first pastor was Rev. C.L. Clausen. The original log building...

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: First Prebyterian Church with two deciduous trees in front.

Date: 1946 

Description: Alfred Lunt pulling weeds in the cornfield at Ten Chimneys.

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Hotel Majestic

Date: 1927 ca.

Description: Hotel Majestic. An advertisement on the back reads, "Located on intersection of Highways 19 and 67. Situated in beautiful Lake Region of Wisconsin. Boat...

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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.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of the Jackson Kemper homestead with trees and shrubbery.

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Baptist Church

Date: 1936 

Description: Entrance detail of a Baptist church.

Date: 1928 ca.

Description: Administrative building of the State Fish Hatchery.

Date: 1928 ca.

Description: The John MacDonald Tavern, built about 1852 about 2 miles west of Delafield, also known as the half-way house between Milwaukee and Madison.

Date: 1851 

Description: Ink and pencil on paper. Shows plat of Delafield and local streets. Streets running left to right, top to bottom, are "Main Street 66 feet," "Wells Street...

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Jesse Smith Tavern

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: View of the Jessie Smith Tavern with a group of people and a horse-drawn carriage outside.

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Martin's Tavern

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of Leonard Martin's Tavern in Chamberlain, with large Martin house in front.

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Town Hall

Date: 1936 

Description: Exterior view of the town hall.

Date: 1954 

Description: This map of Waukesha shows numbered ward boundaries, roads, and some buildings. The bottom of the map includes a street index.

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Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Assembly line packing by the Supreme Model Supply Co., a model airplane company started by Waukesha teenagers in 1940.

Date: 1959-10 

Description: Moving a very large boulder with a bulldozer during construction of Highway 94 in Waukesha County.

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