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Photograph

Birge Fountain

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: A view of the Neoclassical-style Birge Fountain. Mythical figures decorate the foot of the structure and a woman pouring water from a basket tops the foun...

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: The front of the Northwestern Naval and Military Acadamy.

Date: 1904 ca.

Description: A view of the White Memorial library facade, with striped shades on the windows. A neoclassical style is visible in the columns flanking the door, the ped...

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: Young people on the fairgrounds stand in front of a tent with calves competing at the fair. Richard Quinney stands on the far right.

Date: 1936 

Description: Richard Quinney and his new brother Ralph held by their mother on the front porch of the farmhouse.

Photograph

Uihlein's Point

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View across water towards Frank Greene standing on a boulder seawall at Uihlein's Point on Geneva Lake. In the background on the left is a pier with a cove...

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: View of a residential street lined with trees, probably taken in early Spring. The home of A.H. Allyn can be seen at left. A covered fountain can be seen i...

Postcard

Porter Residence

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: The home of H.H. Porter.

Date: 1962 

Description: This blue print map shows 5 zoning districts, as well as lot and block numbers and dimensions, public land, streets, and Mill Pond. The zones are: "Single...

Photograph

W.V.B. Holloway

Date: 1946 

Description: W.V.B. Holloway, Richard Quinney's maternal grandfather, sitting at a a table looking at a large book of maps. A phone is mounted to the wall next to him...

Date: 1902 

Description: A map of Lake Geneva and Lake Delavan, also including Lake Como.

Photograph

Ernst Shaving

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Ernst Schmidt shaving using a straight razor in front of a small mirror. The mirror hangs on the wall next to a window. His shaving brush rests on a drop f...

Date: 1937 

Description: Young Richard Quinney atop the family's new horse-drawn grain binder in a field.

Photograph

Octagon House

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: The octagon house. Text on the picture reads: Whitewater's octagon house is a frame one which dates back to 1855. The porch was added only a generation ago...

Date: 1954 

Description: View of a sign to the cemetery that says, "Old Settler's Cemetery 1837-1875, Burial Place of Samuel * Henry Phoenix, Founders of Delavan 1836." The cemete...

Photograph

Porter Residence

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: The home of Mrs. H.H. Porter.

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of Richard Quinney's mother, Alice Marie Holloway, as a girl.

Date: 1910 

Description: A view of the facade of White Memorial Library and the Birge Fountain. Construction of the neo-classical style library was funded by Mary Flavia White. T...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Swimmers posing for a portrait in Delavan Lake.

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: A view of a cabin on the grounds of the State Normal School. A pile of logs sits to the left.

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