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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: View of the hotel through the trees.
Description: View of the lake-side of the hotel, but primarily the land between the hotel and the lake. A gazeebo or porch stands on the left of the image, and several...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View of Lake Lawn from the lake. Two turrets or towers emerge above the trees. The word "LAWN" is on the shoreline, toward the left of the image.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Hotel Geneva was built in 1912.
Description: Distant view of the mill, with a stream leading to it, and a road paralleling the stream on the right.
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...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: The estate of L.Z. Leiter.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of a pond, a stream, and a lake, with a road dividing the pond and stream from the lake. Industrial buildings and a smoke stack are visible in the ba...
Description: The home of Mrs. Otto Young.
Description: View of Main Street, with Hotel Sharon visible among the line of storefronts.
Description: Hand-colored postcard of the "Residence of H. G. Selfridge, Lake Geneva, Wis." The large Tudor influenced house has three stories and features a tall chimn...
Date: 1960 ca.
Description: County Line Motel on U.S. Highway 14 and Wis. 11.
Description: View of trees and dirt road in Oak Park.
Description: Masonic Temple.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Elkhorn House.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: The home of H.H. Porter.
Description: The home of William Wrigley.
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: View of Pleasant Street.
Description: View from shoreline of a steamboat landing on Lake Geneva. A group of women are gathered on the shore.
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