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Date: date unknown
Description: View of the Quinney family's farmhouse including screened porch and yard.
Description: Floyd Quinney focusing his Kodak Autographic on a suburban street.
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.
Description: This old hotel was known variously as the Park, Brick, or Circus hotel and dates from the 1870s. The large brick structure has a front gable with fancy shi...
Date: 2003 ca.
Description: A landscape view toward the Old Place on the Quinney farm.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Exterior of Yerkes Observatory.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View of the main building, with a lightpost in the foreground. A sign on the building reads, "Wisconsin Institution for the Deaf & Dumb."
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: Young Ralph Quinney fills a water trough for a group of Jersey cows on the family farm.
Description: Exterior view of the north front of Wadsworth Hall. A large garden is visible in the foreground.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Bird's-eye view of Yerkes Observatory.
Description: A distant view of the Yerkes Observatory.
Description: Ten members of the Martin Schulist family standing in front of their frame home.
Date: 2001 ca.
Description: Goldenrod growing on the edge of the woods on the Quinney farm.
Description: An unidentified man in a buggy stops to water his horse at an old trough in the middle of the road. There is a handbill on a utility pole on the left.
Description: This substantial wooden hotel in the classical revival style has a large wing in the rear and another on the right. A wrap-around porch unifies the buildin...
Description: Identified as "A lunch counter for birds", a platform feeder has been mounted on a fence post behind Gardners Prairie School, District No. 7, Town of Sprin...
Description: Elderberries in the countryside foreground and a landscape view of the Quinney farm.
Description: Lake Lawn. Several boats are on the water with a man standing on his sailboat next to the dock. Trees run along the shoreline into the distance.
Date: 1931 ca.
Description: Three couples of school age children perform a folk dance outdoors in the grass. The boys wear knickers and patterned stockings; the girls are in dresses....
Date: 1946 ca.
Description: Hand-colored photograph of Dunham School, standing in a grove of trees, surrounded by a fence. The building is built of brick and has a bell tower, with a...
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