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Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Elevated exterior view of Yerkes Observatory. Trees and a lake are in the background.
Description: Floyd Quinney focusing his Kodak Autographic on a suburban street.
Date: 1927 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Chevrolet dealership in Delavan in the Independent Order of Odd Fellows Hall. During the 1860s and 1870s the building was known as the...
Date: 2001 ca.
Description: Snow-covered landscape with a birdbath in the foreground at the Quinney farm.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: A view of the facade of a log cabin on the grounds of the State Normal School. A black dog sits in front of the building.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the large dome of Yerkes Observatory.
Description: Road at the Old Place on the Quinney farm.
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: A view of Yerkes Observatory at Williams Bay, Lake Geneva. It was the "largest refracting telescope in the world", according to "Wisconsin: A Guide To The...
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: 1902 before
Description: Family portrait of Charles Taylor, his wife, Ellen Wishart, and their two children taken on the lawn in front of their house. Lorena Taylor, standing besi...
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Side porte-cochere of a residence.
Description: Reverend H.A. Preus and his family pose seated outdoors in front of the Spring Prairie parsonage.
Description: Exterior of "Old Main" at the State Normal School, founded in 1868. The view from an adjacent road features the brick building's two towers with additional...
Description: Three views of the Fricker House on Case Street, Whitewater's first modern house, the first of its kind in Whitewater. It was finished in the winter of 193...
Date: date unknown
Description: Floyd Quinney, Richard Quinney's father, feeding cows and chickens in a field on his family's farm.
Description: A view of a lawn at the State Normal School accented with a bust and sundial. Trees and various plantings dot the landscape.
Description: George Stallman and Walter Shinkus pose with a bucket at the water pump outside the Tibbets School. They are "getting water for the school." There are hou...
Description: Landscape view from the country road north of the Quinney farm.
Description: Exterior view of Yerkes Observatory showing the entrance and two domes. There are prairie plants in the foreground.
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...
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