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Photograph

The Old Place

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the Quinney family's farmhouse including screened porch and yard.

Date: 1926 

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.

Photograph

Circus Hotel

Date: 1926 

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.

Photograph

Yerkes Observatory

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.

Date: 1910 ca.

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.

Photograph

Yerkes Observatory

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A distant view of the Yerkes Observatory.

Photograph

Schulist Family

Date: 1905 

Description: Ten members of the Martin Schulist family standing in front of their frame home.

Photograph

Goldenrod

Date: 2001 ca.

Description: Goldenrod growing on the edge of the woods on the Quinney farm.

Date: 1925 

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.

Photograph

East Troy House

Date: 1925-07 

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...

Photograph

Bird Feeder

Date: 1932 

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...

Date: 2001 ca.

Description: Elderberries in the countryside foreground and a landscape view of the Quinney farm.

Photograph

Shoreline with Pier

Date:  date unknown

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.

Photograph

Folk Dancing

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....

Photograph

Dunham School

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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