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Description: Three illegal gambling machines in the Green Parrot Tavern on Highway 12, north of Elkhorn. The machines are in a case, which the proprietor closes when he...
Description: Baby Richard Quinney held by his mother, Alice Quinney, standing next to a car on Christmas day.
Description: Members of the rhythm bands from the Woods and Fontana state graded schools pose outdoors holding their instruments. The children in the front row and on t...
Description: Boys in winter coats and hats aim toy guns of sticks and boards while posing on an igloo and fort they have built from snow. A church building forms the ba...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: A view of the facade and side of City Hall. The main entrance is part of the bell tower. Men sit on the bench outside to the right.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Yerkes Observatory.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: The home of the Allertons.
Description: Young Ralph and Richard Quinney pose for a picture while they cut grain by themselves for the fist time. View includes a grain binder, a tractor and their...
Description: The map shows streets, wells, school land, parks, cemeteries, railroads, and the Delbrook Golf Course. The bottom of the map reads: "January 11, 1962 May 2...
Description: An automobile is parked near the entrance to Honey Creek School, District No. 1. The school is a sturdy brick structure with raised basement and hip roof....
Description: View of the Morris Pratt Institute, a mansard-style structure.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Katherine (Kate) Quinney, Richard Quinney's great aunt, crocheting while seated on the running board of a Ford Model T in the yard of her family's farm.
Description: School children are lined up four abreast on the sidewalk; alternate rows carry signs or flags promoting milk. Each child also wears a head band with "HEAL...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Exterior of Yerkes Observatory.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: The home of E.K. Boisot.
Description: Southeastern Wisconsin which lies east of Whitewater and south of Port Washington.
Description: Floyd and Marjorie Quinney playing in the yard at the Old Place. Floyd has a small wagon and Marjorie stands by a chair. Possibly taken by a traveling ph...
Description: Richard Quinney looks out the window of the farmhouse on his first birthday. Next to him on the windowsill sits a cake with one candle.
Date: 1990 ca.
Description: The location of the former Dunham school as seen from the Quinney farm. In the foreground is a field of corn, with rolling hills and trees in the backgroun...
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: Young Richard and Ralph Quinney hauling firewood on a sled through the snow past the farmhouse.
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