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Description: The Whiting House with assorted traffic and people.
Description: View of an estate covered with various plants and trees. Two people stand on a sidewalk in front of the distant estate, looking towards it. Two horses dr...
Description: Exterior of the property of the Wisconsin Institute for the Education of the Deaf and Dumb, with circle drive and people walking the grounds.
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: A man stands on top of a full hay wagon parked in front of the closed door of a red barn. Above the man a grappling hook full of hay can be seen through th...
Description: View of a farmstead with multiple pine trees. A road is in foreground with a carriage driven by two horses, and a man in the carriage. A dog runs in fron...
Description: The Lake Geneva Seminary, founded June 10, 1869 and was chartered by an act of legislature on March 1871.
Description: Three boys play ice hockey on a frozen pond. One boy has fallen and is sitting on the ice. Snow covers the ground, with some grass peeking through. A fence...
Description: The home of Mrs. Doc P. Maxwell, settled in 1857.
Description: Detail from atlas of the home of Almon Jewell who settled in 1845.
Description: Exterior view of the W.P. Storms residence with a horse-drawn wagon in front of it.
Date: 1856 ca.
Description: Lithographic view of a man in a canoe on Big-Foot's Lake (modern day Lake Geneva) with a small settlement on a bluff overlooking the lake. A group of birds...
Description: Four children ride in the box of a horse-drawn sled along with four milk cans. The driver holds the reins of the two horses. One child is perched on a can....
Description: The home of Charles Wales, who settled in 1845.
Description: A man sits on a stool while hand milking a Holstein cow in a stall in a red barn. He is wearing work clothes and a hat. A golden cow and a spotted brown co...
Description: Detail from atlas of the home of Z. Short who settled in 1842.
Date: 1873 ca.
Description: H.S. Winsor residence, with a stagecoach in the foreground.
Description: Downtown East Troy with the Seymour Brooks residence.
Description: D.L. Fairchild residence from the street, with a stagecoach and pedestrian in the foreground.
Description: Dunham School, standing in a grove of trees, surrounded by a fence. Seven children play "Andy-Over-the-Schoolhouse", a game in which they throw a ball over...
Description: The home of Levi Jackson, who settled in 1842.
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