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Photograph

A View of a Stream

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the stream, its banks, and a bridge taken from a high vantage point.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the river and town of Whitewater on the opposite riverbank. A variety of buildings are visible, from commercial structures on the left to downto...

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.

Photograph

North Street Bridge

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the bridge and riverbanks. A wooden structure is visible to the left of the bridge.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of a lawn at the State Normal School accented with a bust and sundial. Trees and various plantings dot the landscape.

Photograph

Birge Fountain

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: A view of the Neoclassical-style Birge Fountain. Mythical figures decorate the foot of the structure and a woman pouring water from a basket tops the foun...

Date: 1948 

Description: Margaret McGuire, Alice in Dairyland, (5th from left), with six of her roommates and the House Mother, Ms. Welch, at Whitewater State University. They are...

Photograph

State Normal School

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of "Old Main" at the State Normal School, founded in 1868. The view features a main entrance flanked by columns. A statue and a sundial stand on...

Date:  

Description: A group of adults and children pose for a portrait at a lakeside setting. Four children are sitting on a bench, and a young girl sits on the ground. In the...

Photograph

Masonic Temple

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: A view of the facade and side of the neoclassical structure. Four columns support the two-story porch. A semi-circular opening appears in the pediment, a...

Postcard

Main Street

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Elevated view of Main Street with bridge.

Date: 1860 after

Description: A view of a tree-lined residential street with houses partially visible on the left.

Date:  

Description: Interior view of the White Memorial Library. The library opened in 1904 and was funded with a $15,000 donation from Flavia White. Bottom right of photograp...

Postcard

Green Shutters

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: The Green Shutters tea room and antique shop.

Photograph

State Normal School

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Large trees grace the lawn of the State Normal School located on Main Street. Albert Salisbury, the first president of the school, envisioned the campus a...

Date: 1870 after

Description: A view of a tree-lined residential street with homes partially visible on the right.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the facade of the State Normal School. The middle section, including a bell or clock tower, is mostly obscured by trees.

Photograph

Fountain and House

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of an elaborate fountain decorated with squirrel figurines at its base. A path leads to a two-story brick house beyond the fountain. Lampposts and c...

Photograph

Esterly School

Date: 1910 

Description: Esterly School, formerly George Esterly's residence.

Photograph

Octagon House

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: The octagon house. Text on the picture reads: Whitewater's octagon house is a frame one which dates back to 1855. The porch was added only a generation ago...

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