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Description: A photograph of a photograph of a kitten sitting on an old radio. The photograph is hanging in a wood frame from the rafters of the barn.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Methodist church.
Description: Richard and Ralph Quinney, posing for a photo with their father, Floyd Quinney with corn knives and a scythe.
Description: Two boys playing on a snow-covered hill on a farm. There is a house in the background. One boy is sledding down the hill on a sled face first, while a dog...
Description: Nickel Plate Hotel's porch and balcony.
Description: Young Ralph and Richard Quinney pose for a picture while they cut grain by themselves for the fist time. View includes a grain binder, a tractor and their...
Description: Richard Quinney as a baby held by his father, Floyd Quinney, in the family's farmyard.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Elderkin octagon house.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Buildings along Walworth Street.
Description: Richard Quinney and his new brother Ralph held by their mother on the front porch of the farmhouse.
Date: date unknown
Description: Katherine (Kate) Quinney, Richard Quinney's great aunt, standing on a country road near the family's farm looking over fields lightly dusted with snow. Th...
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Description: West elevation of the Octagon house.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Front view of the home of composer Joseph Philbrick Webster, with trees and a small dog in the yard. Joseph Philbrick Webster composed "Sweet By and By" an...
Description: View of buildings through barren trees. Some snow on the ground.
Description: Brigit O'Keefe Quinney, Richard Quinney's great grandmother, sitting next to the family's farmhouse and flowering hollyhocks.
Description: Young Richard and Ralph Quinney pose for a picture holding hands in front of the farmhouse on the first day of the school year.
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: Young Ralph Quinney fills a water trough for a group of Jersey cows on the family farm.
Description: Young Richard Quinney atop the family's new horse-drawn grain binder in a field.
Description: School children are lined up four abreast on the sidewalk; alternate rows carry signs or flags promoting milk. Each child also wears a head band with "HEAL...
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