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Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Elevated view of Lake Geneva with the Lake Geneva steamboat.
Description: Three illegal gambling machines in the Silver Arrow Tavern on U.S. Highway 12.
Description: Automobile parked in front of the boathouse at Black Point. The description of the photograph written by Ernst Schmidt states, "A 1924 Loco which I just pu...
An intimate look at family, architecture, interiors and fashion in Victorian Wisconsin between 1885 and 1900
Date: date unknown
Description: View of a group of individuals relaxing outdoors. Several men and women read, while others sit on the ground or in a hammock.
Description: Foldout map of Lake Geneva.
Date: 2003 ca.
Description: Canning jars in the fruit cellar of the Quinney farm.
Description: This map is hand-colored and mounted on cloth and shows lot and block numbers and dimensions, landownership, streets, railroads, selected buildings, fair g...
Description: Illegal gambling machines in Kelley's Tavern, in the city of Lake Geneva.
Description: Jesse C. Brabazon of Delavan, Wisconsin in a 1911 Wright Model B, the first Wright plane designed to carry a passenger and a pilot. Previously, the passeng...
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: The Ceylon Building from the water, from the Columbian Exposition in Chicago. The building was later purchased by J.J. Mitchell and converted to a private...
Description: Basement work bench on the Quinney farm.
Description: Clara Seipp Bartholomay, a daughter of Chicago brewer Conrad Seipp, sitting outdoors in a wicker chair, holding her infant daughter Catherine Bartholomay o...
Description: View across water towards the Senta, owned and skipped by Dr. Otto Schmidt, on Lake Geneva near the Lake Geneva Yacht Club just before the start of...
Description: Margaret McGuire, Alice in Dairyland, playing tennis outdoors at Whitewater State University in her Physical Education class. She is wearing a skirt, midri...
Date: 2001 ca.
Description: Wren house on a tree at the Quinney farm.
Description: Descendants of Conrad Seipp comprise an orchestra which performed a concert as part of the celebration of the fiftieth anniversary of the construction of t...
Description: Ernst Schmidt (1893-1977) and Jean Happich sail the boat "Illiola." Schmidt was a grandson of Chicago brewer Conrad Seipp, who established Black Point Esta...
Date: 1873 ca.
Description: The Christian Keyser Preus family posed in the yard of the Spring Prairie parsonage with horse-drawn vehicles, and ducks. Behind them is a rural frame hous...
Description: The Ceylon Building and its pier as seen from Lake Geneva. Originally built for the World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago, the building was later purchas...
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