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Description: Foldout map of Lake Geneva.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Yerkes Observatory.
Date: 1914 ca.
Description: View of a bridge with several buildings in the background.
Date: date unknown
Description: Walworth Avenue, Delavan, Wis. View of a broad downtown street.
Date: 1889 ca.
Description: A view of the facade and side of the Morris Pratt Institute. The roof line has an ornate iron railing running around its perimeter and the railings on the...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Close-up view of the Big Foot village marker erected by the Geneva Lake Historical Society. The plaque reads, "A village of Potawatomi Indians occupied the...
Description: Exterior of Yerkes Observatory.
Description: East elevation view of the main entrance to the home of James Fraser.
Description: View across street towards a convertible automobile with a fender-mounted spare tire is parked in front of the Lake Geneva Auto Station on the south side o...
Description: View of Main Street, with Hotel Sharon visible among the line of storefronts.
Description: Bird's-eye view of Lake Geneva from the south extending to Waukesha and Milwaukee in the north. Delavan Lake and Lake Como are identified. Several electric...
Date: 1904 ca.
Description: Pathways lead through a treed lawn to the neo-classical styled White Memorial Library, funded by Mary Flavia White. In front of the library stands Birge F...
Description: Left side view of locomotive engine no. 2630, a steam locomotive of the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad Company.
Description: Winter scene looking north along First Street to its intersection with Main Street, Whitewater, Wisconsin. Shows aftermath of a big snowstorm which occurre...
Description: View of the Walworth County Courthouse.
Description: The entrance to Yerkes Observatory.
Description: East elevation view of the James Fraser house porch.
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: A view of a bridge, taken from the bank of the stream.
Description: Elevated view of Lake Geneva Bay with assorted homes and hotels, and boats docked at long piers.
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