• American House, Waukesha

    Close shot of three-story wood frame American House in Waukesha. It was located on the northeast corner of Main Street in Five Points. Men sit and stand on the first and second levels of the porch. Si…

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  • Oconomowoc Street, Panoramic

    O'Brien, Warren S

    Panoramic view of dirt road, trees and lake in Oconomowoc. Notes from photo: 2 Panoramic views taken by Warren S. O'Brien near Oconomowoc, Wis. about 1918 with his Vista View Panoramic Camera. His 191…

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  • Putney Brothers Store, Waukesha

    Southeast view of Putney Brothers store located on North Grand Avenue in Waukesha. Three-story brick building has two-story oriel windows. Below roof line are ornamental dentil blocks. Long view of th…

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  • Goff's Restaurant, Waukesha

    Long shot looking west at Goff's Restaurant at 800-802 Clinton Avenue in Waukesha. Four men pose outside the restaurant. One man is seated in a wheelchair. Signs have been posted to the left of Goff's…

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  • Wiecher's Pipes and Tobacco Shop, Waukesha, storefront

    Close shot of the storefront of Wiecher's Pipes and Tobacco Shop located at 103 Madison Street in Waukesha. A man stands in the double door entrance. Two large display windows have painted signs. The…

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  • F. D. Bradley City Bakery, Oconomowoc

    Medium shot of the F. D. Bradley City Bakery in Oconomowoc. People pose on the plank sidewalk and inside the store window and door. The store has large windows with a prism glass transom. There are th…

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  • Post Office, Waukesha

    O'Brien, Warren S

    Medium shot of Waukesha Post Office at 235 West Broadway Street. Neoclassical building features doric columns supporting a rounded portico and a rotunda. A flagpole stands near the curb. Notes from ph…

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  • Five Points, Waukesha, aerial view, northeast

    O'Brien, Warren S

    Aerial photograph of Waukesha business district referred to as "Five Points". The photograph is looking northeast. Five Points marks where West Broadway Street and West Main Street are intersected by…

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  • Saratoga Mills, Waukesha

    O'Brien, Warren S

    Medium shot of Saratoga Mills viewed from a bridge in Waukesha. Water runs below the building. A large overhang and walkway face the bridge. Notes: The mill was originally built in 1839 near the Fox R…

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  • Avalon Hotel, Waukesha, North street view

    O'Brien, Warren S

    Close shot of Avalon Hotel in Waukesha looking north. The Avalon Hotel was located at 222 Park Place, on the corner of Park Place and Gaspar Street. A home on Park Place can be seen next to hotel. Fiv…

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  • Motor Inn Garage, Oconomowoc

    Exterior photograph of Motor Inn Garage in Oconomowoc. Garage doors are open and cars are parked on the street. The painted facade indicates this is a sales and service garage.

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  • West Main Street, Waukesha, southeast view

    Williams, Thos. W

    Medium shot of West Main Street looking east from Clinton Street in Waukesha. The storefronts are on the south side of the street. On the corner is John A. Waite's meat market at 337 West Main Street…

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  • West Main Street, Waukesha, east view

    Tyler and Bugbee

    West Main Street looking east from Clinton Street in Waukesha. Wagons are lined up along the dirt road. Storefronts and buildings can be seen along the north and south sides of the street. Signs for t…

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  • Metropolitan Chain Stores, Waukesha Broadway, Exterior

    O'Brien, Warren S

    Exterior shot of Metropolitan Chain Stores Inc. building under construction. The brick building is located at 248 West Broadway Avenue. Geometric display windows with doors in between. Raised letter s…

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  • Waukesha County Courthouse, Waukesha southwest view 2

    Waukesha County Courthouse located on the southeast corner of North East Avenue and West Main Street in Waukesha. The Richardson Romanesque limestone building was built in 1893. Photograph shows crest…

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  • Factory District, Waukesha, east view

    O'Brien, Warren S

    Aerial view of Lincoln Avenue and the city limits looking east in Waukesha. Several industrial businesses can be seen in the upper part of the photograph. In the foreground, homes can be seen at the c…

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  • Post Office, Waukesha, under construction

    O'Brien, Warren S

    Close shot looking east at construction on the Waukesha post office building. The building would be located on the corner of South Street and West Broadway Street. The foundation walls are being built…

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  • North Main Street, Oconomowoc, construction

    Road construction on North Main Street in Oconomowoc. Excavated earth is piled to the left of a trench dug in the center of the road. A horse pulls a wagon along the right side of the reinforced trenc…

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  • Arcadian Spring, Waukesha, street view

    Paige, E. H

    Long shot of James K. Anderson's home and the Arcadian Spring on the corner of Arcadian and Hartwell Avenues in Waukesha. The spring house is an open gazebo with thin columns. The Queen Anne revival h…

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  • North Main Street, Oconomowoc, Parade

    Long shot of parade on North Main Street in Oconomowoc. Crowds line both sides of Main Street. A float is passing 104 North Main Street. Awnings cover storefronts on the left side of the street. Elect…

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